vocal concert & recital
selected opera acts,
opera preludes/overtures

compilations or telecasts
starring various artists

Connecticut Yankee (Rodgers & Hart)
starring Eddie Albert

An Old Fashioned Christmas
Bell Telephone Hour, 1959-1966

New Year’s Concert, 2011
- From the Teatro La Fenice
with Daniel Harding

New Year Concert, 2010
-From the Teatro La Fenice
with Sir John Elliot Gardner

New Year's Concert 2009
-From the Teatro La Fenice
Georges Prêtre

New Year Concert 2008
- From the Teatro La Fenice

Roberto Abbado

Mireille (Abridged)
- & Pelléas et Mélisande (Act 2)

Alarie, Simoneau, Savoie,
Chiocchio, Dulude, Harbour,
Rouleau. Danco, Savoie, Jeanotte.

Harold Arlen:
- An All-Star Tribute

Cole Porter - All Star Tribute
Ethel Merman, John Raitt,
Martha Wright, Gretchen Wyler,
Peter Nero, and Jillana

Bell Telephone Hour!
Great Stars of Opera
- Vol 1, 2 & 3

Producers' Showcase:
Festival of Music, Vol 1 & 2

Great Singers of Russia Vol 1
"Chaliapin to Reizen"
Great Singers of Russia Vol 2
"Petrov to Kazarnovskaya"

Sherrill Milnes - All-Star Gala

Domingo, Freni, Miguenes,
Milnes, Schreier

by artist last name:

A Portrait in Music

Bergonzi, Carlo
In Concert

, Benjamin
Rehearsal & Performance
with Peter Pears

Bumbry, Grace
Art of Grace Bumbry
in Concert

Caballé, Montserrat
In Concert
In Recital, plus Norma Act 1
In Recital (1983)

, Barbara
Bell Telephone Appearances

Cosí fan Tutte, Act 1

Del Monaco, Mario
Scenes: Carmen and Pagliacci

De Los Angeles
, Victoria
Glory of Spain
with McGill Chamber Orchestra

Di Stefano,
La Voce del Cuore

Kiss Me, Kate

, Eileen
American Prima Donna

Freni, Mirrela
with Cesare Siepi in Concert

Gray, Dolores
Bell Telephone Hour

, Florence
First Ladies of Broadway
Bell Telephone Hour

, Marilyn
Berlioz: Les Nuits d’Été
In Recital - Milan, 1981
in Concert

Hvorostovsky, Dimitri
Songs of the Russian War Years
In Concert

Jackson, Mahalia
TV from 1957 to 1962

in Recital

, Gwyneth
In Concert

Jones, Shirley
First Ladies of Broadway
Bell Telephone Hour

Live in Salzburg

In Recital

In Performance

Lawrence, Carol
Bell Telephone Hour

, George
A Tribute

Lenya, Lotte
Theater Songs of Brecht & Weill

Lorengar, Pilar
In Recital

, Gisela
Theater Songs of Brecht & Weill

, Mary
& Merman, Ethel
Ford's 50th Anniversary

Milnes, Sherrill
An All Star Gala

Moffo, Anna
A Tribute

Kiss Me, Kate

, Elena
In Recital

Nilsson, Birgit
Bell Telephone Hour

, Russell
America's Legendary

Songs and Arias

Pavarotti, Luciano
The 1984 Bari Recital

Pears, Peter
Britten in Rehearsal
& Performance

Price, Leontyne
Art of
Christmas With

Quilico, Louis
Concerto Italiano
A Portrait (w/ Tebaldi)

Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth
A Viennese Evening

Scotto, Renata
In Budapest

, Cesare
with Mirrela Freni in Concert

, Gérard
The Art of Vols. 1 & 2

Steber, Eleanor
Cosí fan Tutte, Act 1

Sutherland, Joan
Complete Bell Telephone
The Art of Joan Sutherland

Tebaldi, Renata
Concerto Italiano
A Portrait

Te Kanawa, Kiri
An Evening with

Vickers, Jon
Four Operatic Portraits
Vickers & Böhm
Early TV Appearances

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Alfredo Kraus Live in Salzburg
VAI DVD 4397, $34.95

A lyric tenor in a class of his own, Alfredo Kraus (1927-1999) was acclaimed for the beauty, elegance, and passion of his singing. This 1990 recital presents the tenor in a characteristic program of songs by Massenet, Duparc, Bizet, Tosti, de Falla, Mompou, Turina, Obradors, and others, as well as arias from Cilèa’s L’arlesiana and Verdi’s Rigoletto (“La donna è mobile”). With Edelmiro Arnaltes, piano. Includes English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish subtitles; color, stereo, 83 min., Playable in all regions.

Jules Massenet
Elégie (text: Gallet)
Ouvre tes yeux bleus (text: Paul Robiquet)

Henri Duparc (1848-1933): L´Invitation au voyage (text: Charles Baudelaire)

George Bizet (1838-1875)
La Chanson du fou (text: Victor Hugo)
Ouvre ton coeur (text: Louis Michel Delârte)

Francesco Paolo Tosti (1846-1916)
Segreto (text: Lorenzo Stecchetti)
Io voglio amarti (text: Carmelo Errico)
Tormento (text: Riccardo Mazzola)
L´alba separa dalla luce l´ombra (text: Gabriele D’Annunzio)

Manuel de Falla (1876-1946)
From Siete canciones populares españolas (Associated Music Publishers)
Jota (text: traditional)

Federico Mompou (1893-1987)
Pastoral (text: Juan Ramón Jiménez) (SGAE)

José Maria Nemesio Otaño (1880-1956)
Ya no va la niña (text: José Luis Heras Morales)

Joaquin Turina (1882-1949): Poema en forma de canciones, Op. 19 (Associated Music Publishers)
Dedicatoria (piano solo)
Nunca olvida (text: Ramón Campoamor y Campoosorio)
Cantares (text: Ramón Campoamor y Campoosorio)
Los dos miedos (text: Ramón Campoamor y Campoosorio)
Las locas por amor (text: Ramón Campoamor y Campoosorio)

Fernando Obradors (1897-1945)
Del cabello más sutil (text: traditional) (Associated Music Publishers)
Con amores la mi madre (text: Juan de Anchieta) (Associated Music Publishers)
Las coplas de Curro Dulce (text: Curro Dulce) (Associated Music Publishers)

Ottorino Respighi (1879-1936)
Stornellatrice (text Carlo Zangarini)

Francesco Cilèa (1866-1950)
“È la solita storia” from L’arlesiana (libretto: Leopoldo Marenco)

Pablo Sorozábal (1897-1988)
“No puede ser” from La tabernera del puerto (SGAE)
(libretto: Federico Romero & Guillermo Fernández Shaw)

Alfredo Kraus, tenor
Edelmiro Arnaltes, piano
Live performance, July 31, 1990
Großes Festspielhaus
Salzburg Festival



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