Opera Arias (Contralto): Bruno, Elisa - MONIUSZKO, S. / BOITO, A. / TCHAIKOVSKY, P.I. (The First Opera Recordings, A Survey) (1895-1902)

     
 EDUARD LASSEN
1  It Was a Dream (Es war ein traum) 2:06
 Wladislaw Florianski Soloist
     
 
2  The Lark is Singing 2:25
 Studio pianist Soloist
     
 WLODZIMIERZ WOLSKI
3  Halka 2:29
 Wladislaw Florianski Soloist
     
 JAN KAROL GALL
4  Hidden Love 1:31
 Studio pianist Soloist
     
 JAN KONSTANTY CHECINSKI
5  Straszny dwor (The Haunted Manor) 2:38
 Studio pianist Soloist
     
 ARRIGO BOITO
6  Mefistofele 2:13
 Studio pianist Soloist
     
 JAN KONSTANTY CHECINSKI
7  Verbum nobile 2:16
 Wiktor Grabczewski Soloist
     
 IPPOLIT SHPAZHINSKY
8  Charodeyka (The Enchantress) 2:28
 Studio pianist Soloist
     
 STANISLAW MONIUSZKO
9  Krakowiaczek polacca 2:12
 Studio pianist Soloist
     
 EVDOKIYA PETROVNA ROSTOPCHINA
10  Svadebnaya pesnya (Wedding Song), "The North Star" 2:11
 Andrei Labinsky Soloist
     
 GEORGES RIBEMONT-DESSAIGNES
11  Les trois souhaits, ou Les vicissitudes de la vie, H. 175 1:55
 Fedor Davidovich Avgustov Soloist
     
 RUGGERO LEONCAVALLO
12  Pagliacci 1:55
 Alexander Davidov Soloist
     
  TRADITIONAL
13  Zmoho tiazkoho sumu 1:58
 Studio pianist Soloist
     
14  Oj misiaciu miasiacze ku 1:49
 Anna Kruszelnicka Soloist
     
 RUGGERO LEONCAVALLO
15  Pagliacci 2:12
 Alexander Davidov Soloist
     
 PYOTR IL'YICH TCHAIKOVSKY
 Pique Dame (The Queen of Spades), Op. 68  
16 Cos'e la vita? 2:09
17 Perdona a me 2:18
 Studio pianist Soloist
     
 GIOVANNI TARGIONI-TOZZETTI
18  Cavalleria rusticana 2:16
 Studio pianist Soloist
     
 GUSTAVE VAEZ
19  La favorita 2:29
 Studio pianist Soloist
     
 FRANCESCO MARIA PIAVE
 La traviata*  
20 Act I: Libiamo ne' lieti calici 2:20
21 Act II: Per Parigi or partiva 2:08
 Giuseppe Oxilia Soloist
     
 EUGENE SCRIBE
22  La Juive 3:19
 Studio pianist Soloist
     
 GIACOMO PUCCINI
23  La boheme 2:28
 Studio pianist Soloist
     
 GIUSEPPE VERDI
24  Otello* 2:22
 Nicolai Figner Soloist
     
 GIOVANNI TARGIONI-TOZZETTI
25  Cavalleria rusticana 2:06
 Nicolai Figner Soloist
     
 
26  Gypsy Woman 1:28
 Studio pianist Soloist
     
 EMILE DESCHAMPS
 Les Huguenots  
27 Act III: Benediction des poignards 3:05
28 Act I: Nobles seigneurs salut 4:16
 Pauline Agussol Soloist
     
 PAUL A. RUBENS
29  When the Stars Were Young 2:52
 Studio pianist Soloist
     
 H. LANE WILSON
30  The Pretty Creature (arr. H. Lane Wilson) 2:46
 Studio pianist Soloist
     
 GIUSEPPE VERDI
31  Il trovatore 3:11
 Elisa Bruno Soloist
     
 FERDINAND LEMAIRE
32  Samson et Dalila, Op. 47 2:50
 Studio pianist Soloist
     
 MICHEL CARRE
33  Les pecheurs de perles (The Pearl Fisher) (Sung in Italian) 2:38
 Primo Vitti Soloist