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The essential Leontyne Price.

The essential Leontyne Price. Highlights [sound recording].
Price, Leontyne.
New York, NY : BMG Classics, p1996.

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Additional Authors
  • Schippers, Thomas.
  • De Fabritiis, Oliviero.
  • Carlin, Mario.
  • Basile, Arturo.
  • Karajan, Herbert von.
  • Downes, Edward.
  • Horne, Marilyn.
  • Levine, James, 1943-2021.
  • Domingo, Plácido, 1941-
  • Santi, Nello.
  • Reiner, Fritz, 1888-1963.
  • Leinsdorf, Erich, 1912-1993.
  • Decker, George.
  • Self, William.
  • Henderson, Skitch, 1918-2005.
  • De Paur, Leonard.
  • Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901.
  • Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924.
  • Bizet, Georges, 1838-1875.
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791.
  • Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869.
  • Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949.
  • Malotte, Albert Hay, 1895-1964.
  • Gershwin, George, 1898-1937.
  • RCA Italiana Opera Orchestra. prf
  • Teatro dell'opera (Rome, Italy). Orchestra. prf
  • Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor. prf
  • Wiener Philharmoniker. prf
  • New Philharmonia Orchestra. prf
  • Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.). Orchestra. prf
  • London Symphony Orchestra. prf
  • Chicago Symphony Orchestra. prf
  • St. Thomas' Church (New York, N.Y.). Choir. prf
  • RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra. prf
1 sound disc : digital; 4 3/4 in.
Alternative Title
  • Highlights
  • Swing low, sweet chariot.
  • Ride on, King Jesus.
  • Principally opera excerpts, songs, and spirituals.
  • Previously released material.
  • Compact disc.
  • Contents on container ([1] p.).
Event (note)
  • Recorded 1959-1982.
Language (note)
  • Sung in Italian, English, French, and German.
La forza del destino. Pace, pace, mio Dio! / Verdi (RCA Italiana Opera Orchestra; Thomas Schippers, conductor) (5:44) -- Madama Butterfly. Piangi? Perchè? Un bel dì / Puccini (Rome Opera Orchestra; Oliviero de Fabritiis, conductor) (4:43) -- Il trovatore. Siam giunti ; D'amor sull'ali rosee / Verdi (Mario Carlin, tenor; Rome Opera Orchestra; Arturo Basile, conductor) (6:45) -- Carmen. Habanera / Bizet (Vienna State Opera Chorus; Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra; Herbert von Karajan, conductor) (4:33) -- La rondine. Ore dolci e divine / Puccini (New Philharmonia Orchestra; Edward Downes, conductor) (5:33) -- Così fan tutte. Ah, guarda, sorella / Mozart (Marilyn Horne, mezzo-soprano; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra; James Levine, conductor) (4:44) -- Otello. Già nella notte / Verdi (Plácido Domingo, tenor; London Symphony Orchestra; Nello Santi, conductor) (11:06) -- Les nuits d'été. Absence / Berlioz (Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Fritz Reiner, conductor) (5:07) -- Vier letzte Lieder. Beim Schlafengehen / Strauss (New Philharmonia Orchestra; Erich Leinsdorf, conductor) (4:37) -- The Lord's prayer / Malotte (Choir of Men and Boys of St. Thomas Episcopal Church, New York City; George Decker, organ; William Self, conductor) (2:53) -- Summertime / Gershwin (RCA Victor Orchestra; Skitch Henderson, conductor) (2:26) -- Swing low, sweet chariot (3:19) ; Ride on, King Jesus (2:38) (orchestra, chorus; Leonard de Paur, conductor).
Call Number
*LDC 15849 (F)
Price, Leontyne. Performer
The essential Leontyne Price. Highlights [sound recording].
New York, NY : BMG Classics, p1996.
Playing Time
000544 000443 000645 000433 000533 000444 001106 000507 000437 000253 000226 000319 000238
Leontyne Price, soprano ; with various singers, ensembles, and conductors.
Recorded 1959-1982.
Sung in Italian, English, French, and German.
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Added Author
Schippers, Thomas. Conductor
De Fabritiis, Oliviero. Conductor
Carlin, Mario. Performer
Basile, Arturo. Conductor
Karajan, Herbert von. Conductor
Downes, Edward. Conductor
Horne, Marilyn. Performer
Levine, James, 1943-2021. Conductor
Domingo, Plácido, 1941- Performer
Santi, Nello. Conductor
Reiner, Fritz, 1888-1963. Conductor
Leinsdorf, Erich, 1912-1993. Conductor
Decker, George. Performer
Self, William. Conductor
Henderson, Skitch, 1918-2005. Conductor
De Paur, Leonard. Conductor
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Forza del destino. Pace, pace, mio Dio.
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Madama Butterfly. Un bel dì, vedremo.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Trovatore. D'amor sull' ali rosee.
Bizet, Georges, 1838-1875. Carmen. Habanera.
Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924. Rondine. Ore dolci e divine.
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, 1756-1791. Così fan tutte. Ah guarda sorella.
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901. Otello. Già nella notte densa.
Berlioz, Hector, 1803-1869. Nuits d'été. Absence; arranged.
Strauss, Richard, 1864-1949. Letzte Lieder. Beim Schlafengehen.
Malotte, Albert Hay, 1895-1964. Lord's prayer; arranged.
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937. Porgy and Bess. Summertime.
RCA Italiana Opera Orchestra. Performer
Teatro dell'opera (Rome, Italy). Orchestra. Performer
Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor. Performer
Wiener Philharmoniker. Performer
New Philharmonia Orchestra. Performer
Metropolitan Opera (New York, N.Y.). Orchestra. Performer
London Symphony Orchestra. Performer
Chicago Symphony Orchestra. Performer
St. Thomas' Church (New York, N.Y.). Choir. Performer
RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra. Performer
Added Title
Swing low, sweet chariot.
Ride on, King Jesus.
Other Standard Identifier
Publisher No.
09026-68152-2 BMG Classics
Research Call Number
*LDC 15849 (F) Container on file.
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