Russian Arias, Vol. 1

 PYOTR IL'YICH TCHAIKOVSKY (1840-1893)
1  Lensky`s arioso from Eugene Onegin (Act II) 2:46
  'Where, O where have you gone...'  
2  Monsieur Triquet`s song from Eugene Onegin (Act II) 4:59
  'Monsieur Triquet, favour us with a couplet...'  
3  Lensky`s aria from Eugene Onegin (Act I) 7:04
  'I love you, I love you Olga...'  
 NIKOLAI ANDREYEVICH RIMSKY-KORSAKOV (1844-1908)
4  Song about the Mayor from May Night (Act I finale) 4:24
  'Hey there! Boys!'  
5  Levko`s song from May Night (ActI) 6:22
  'The sun is low, evening is approaching...'  
 SERGE RACHMANINOFF (1873-1943)
6  Pimen's monologue from Boris Godunov 5:12
  'Just one last tale...'  
 PYOTR IL'YICH TCHAIKOVSKY
7  Andrey`s aria from Mazeppa (Act III) 9:11
  'In bloody battle, on the field of honour...'  
 ALEXANDER SERGEYEVICH DARGOMYZHSKY (1813-1869)
8  The Prince`s cavatina from Rusalka (Act III) 6:42
  'Involuntarily I am drawn...'  
 NIKOLAI ANDREYEVICH RIMSKY-KORSAKOV
9  Song of the Hindu Merchant from Sadko (Scene 4) 4:05
  'Do not count the diamonds in caves of stone...'  
 PYOTR IL'YICH TCHAIKOVSKY
10  Vakula`s song-arioso from Cherevichki (Act III) 4:13
  'Does your heart, maiden...'  
 MIKHAIL GLINKA (1804-1857)
11  Bayan's second song from Ruslan and Lyudmila (Act I) 4:35
  'There is a deserted island...'  
 ALEXANDER PORFIRYEVICH BORODIN (1833-1887)
12  Vladimir`s cavatina from Prince Igor (Act II) 5:57
  'Slowly the day was fading...'  
 PYOTR IL'YICH TCHAIKOVSKY
13  Herman's arioso from The Queen of Spades (Act I) 2:36
  'I do not know her name...'  
14  Herman`s arioso from The Queen of Spades (Act I) 3:10
  'Forgive me, divine creature...'  
15  Herman's song from The Queen of Spades (Act III) 2:30
  What is our life? A game!'  
 Sergej Larin tenor
 Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  14 - 17 August 1997