Great Operatic Arias, Vol. 14 - Dennis O'Neill 2

 RUGGIERO LEONCAVALLO (1857-1919)
1  Canio's Aria from Pagliacci (The Touring Company) 3:48
  'Go on stage . . .' -  
  'Put on your costume'  
  from CHAN 3003 Pagliacci  
 AMILCARE PONCHIELLI (1834-1886)
2  Enzo's Aria from La Gioconda 5:05
  'Heaven and sea!'  
 GIUSEPPE VERDI (1813-1901)
3  Radames' Recitative and Aria from Aida 4:40
  'I pray that I be chosen' -  
  'Goddess Aida'  
  from CHAN 3074(2) Aida  
4  Aria and Cabaletta from Il trovatore (The Troubadour) 8:43
  'When holy church has blessed our love' -  
  'That fierce inferno, her cruel sentence'  
  with Sharon Sweet soprano, Marc Le Brocq tenor and Geoffrey Mitchell Choir  
  from CHAN 3036(2) Il trovatore  
   
5  Trio of Odabella, Foresto and Ezio from Attila 3:09
  'Foresto, my soul belongs to you'  
  with Janice Watson soprano and Alan Opie baritone  
   
 MATTEO SALVI (Gaetano Donizetti)
6  Marcello's Recitative and Aria from The Duke of Alba 6:21
  'Here, unobserved in this chapel' -  
  'Angel of love divine!'  
   
 UMBERTO GIORDANO (1867-1948)
7  Chenier's Aria from Andrea Chenier 4:36
  'One day, gazing at the splendour of Heav'n's b lue distance'  
8  Chenier's Improvviso from Andrea Chenier 3:03
  'Just like a day in May time'  
 GIUSEPPE VERDI
9  Otello and Iago's Duet from Otello 2:58
  'Ah! Would that God had given him a thousand lives!' -  
  'Yes, I swear by skies of marble'  
  with Alan Opoe baritone  
10  Otello's Death from Otello 5:34
   
 GIACOMO PUCCINI (1858-1924)
11  Cavaradossi's Recitative and Aria from Tosca 4:04
  'Give me my palette!' -  
  'How strange a thing is beauty'  
  with Andrew Shore baritone  
  from CHAN 3000(2) Tosca  
   
 GIUSEPPE VERDI
12  Johnson's Aria from The Girl of the Golden West 2:20
  'Let her believe that I have gained my freedom'  
 PIETRO MASCAGNI (1863-1945)
13  Turiddu's Drinking Song from Cavalleria rusticana (Rustic Chivalry) 2:56
  'My friends, don't go away' -  
  'Neighbours, with a glass I meet you'  
  with Diana Montague mezzo-soprano and Geoffrey Mitchell Choir  
14  Finale from Cavalleria rusticana 5:56
  'Mamma, mamma, this new wine is really powerful'  
  with Nelly Miricioiu soprano, Diana Montague mezzo-soprano, Elizabeth Bainbridge contralto and Geoffrey Mitchell Choir  
  from CHAN 3004 Cavalleria rusticana  
  BONUS TRACKS  
 GIOACHINO ROSSINI (1792-1868)
15  Trio of Ronaldo, Carlo and Ubaldo from Armida 3:23
  'I lost the will to action'  
  with Bruce Ford tenor and Barry Banks tenor  
  from CHAN 3100 Great Operatic Arias: Bruce Ford 2  
 GIACOMO PUCCINI
16  Rodolfo's Aria from La boheme 4:46
  'Your tiny hand is frozen'  
  from CHAN 3008(2) La bohème  
 Dennis O'Neill
  (tracks 1, 2, 4-10 & 12-15)  
  (tracks 3, 11 & 16)  
 David Parry
  7-10 August 197 (track 1), 3-7 March 2003 (tracks 2, 5-10, 12 & 15), 23-28 April 2001 (track 3), 16-20 December 1999 (track 4), 25-27 & 29-30 August 1995 (track 11), 3-5 August 1997 (tracks 13 & 14) & 3-7 September 1997 (track 16)