Great Operatic Arias, Vol. 3 - Dennis O'Neill

 GIACOMO PUCCINI
1  Turandot: Calaf's Aria (Nessun dorma) 3:44
  'None may sleep!'  
 GIUSEPPE VERDI
2  Luisa Miller: Rodolfo's Aria 4:19
  'Oft in the quiet evening hour . . .'  
  (Quando le sere al placido)  
3  The Lombards at the First Crusade: Oronte's Cavatina 2:20
  'My heart is full of happiness'  
  (La mia letizia infondere)  
 The Force of Destiny: Alvaro's Recitative and Romance 7:06  
4 'I am condemned to live in torment . . .' - 3:48
5 'You who are among th'angelic host . . .' 3:18
  (La vita è inferno)  
 A Masked Ball: Gustavus and Amelia's Duet 10:08  
6 'Take my hand . . .' - 1:31
7 'Don't you know in my heart and my spirit . . .' - 4:52
8 'The sweetest glowing fire of love . . .' 3:45
  (Teco io sto - Non sai tu che se l'anima mia)  
  Susan Bullock - soprano  
 GAETANO DONIZETTI
 Lucia di Lammermoor: Aria Finale 17:18  
9 'My ancestors lie here buried . . .' - 4:33
10 'A lonely grave will shelter me . . .' - 3:36
11 'Such misfortune! . . .' - 4:11
12 'Rest in peace, for I shall follow . . .' 4:58
  (Fra poco a me ricovero)  
  with Clive Bayley bass - Geoffrey Mitchell Choir (men's voices)  
 GIUSEPPE VERDI
 The Force of Destiny: Don Carlos and Alvaro's Duet 6:23  
13 'Careful . . . Lay him here . . .' - 1:46
14 'In death's awful shadow . . .' 4:37
  (Piano . . . Qui posi . . . - Solenne in quest'ora)  
  with Anthony Michaels-Moore baritone - Clive Bayley bass  
 FRANCESCO CILEA Italian
15  The Maid of Arles: Federico's Lament 5:24
  'Surely the shepherd's story is a sad one . . .'  
  (E la solita storia del pastore)  
 JULES MASSENET
16  Manon: Des Grieux's Dream Song 3:43
  'Enchanting hour . . .' -  
  'When I close my eyes . . .'  
  (En fermant les yeux)  
 GIACOMO MEYERBEER
17  The African Maid: Vasco's Recitative and Aria 3:32
  'What a wondrous sight . . .' -  
  'Oh land of dreams . . .'  
  (O paradis sorti de l'onde)  
 GIACOMO PUCCINI
18  Manon Lescaut: Des Grieux's Aria 3:01
  'Never has any woman moved me so deeply . . .'  
  (Donna non vidi mai)  
19  Turandot: Calaf's Aria 3:00
  'Don't cry for me Liù!'  
  (Non piangere, Liù)  
 UMBERTO GIORDANO
20  Fedora: Count Loris Ipanov's Aria 1:52
  'A love so pow'rful . . .'  
  (Amor ti vieta)  
 GEORGES BIZET
21  The Pearl Fishers: Nadir and Zurga's Duet 6:00
  'And from the holy shrine . . .'  
  (Au fond du temple saint)  
  with Anthony Michaels-Moore baritone  
 Dennis O'Neill tenor
 David Parry
  5-7 January 1998