100 Best Adagio Voices

Various Artists

Release Date:

2009/04/27

Record Label:

EMI

  1. $14.99

Disc 1 of 6

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

14 Romances, Op. 34: No. 14, Vocalise

by Natalie Dessay

5:21
2

Agnus Dei (After "Adagio for Strings, Op. 11a")

by Winchester Cathedral Choir

7:48
3

Pavane in F-Sharp Minor, Op. 50 (Version with Chorus). Andante molto moderato

by Daniel Barenboim

6:19
4

Giustino, RV 717, Act 1: "Vedrò con mio diletto" (Anastasio)

by Philippe Jaroussky

5:12
5

Cosi fan tutte, K. 588, Act 1: "Soave sia il vento" (Fiordiligi, Dorabella, Don Alfonso)

by Carol Vaness

3:01
6

Saul, HWV 53, Act I, Scene 5: Aria. "O Lord, Whose Mercies Numberless" (David)

by Philip Ledger

4:01
7

Le nozze di Figaro (1989 Remastered Version), Act II: Porgi, amor

by Elisabeth Schwarzkopf/Philharmonia Orchestra/Carlo Maria Giulini

3:40
8

Le Siège de Corinthe, 'Assedio di Corinto': Juste ciel! ah, ta clémence est ma seule espérance

by Katia Ricciarelli/Choeurs de l'Opéra National de Lyon/Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Lyon/Gabriele Ferro

3:35
9

La Wally, Act 1: "Ebben? ... Ne andrò lontana" (La Wally)

by Barbara Hendricks

4:25
10

La forza del destino, Act 2 Scene 10: Finale, "La Vergine degli Angeli" (Leonora, Chorus)

by Montserrat Caballé/Ambrosian Opera Chorus/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Anton Guadagno

3:26
11

Lakmé, Act 1 Scene 4: No. 2, Duetto, "Dôme épais, le jasmin" (Lakmé, Mallika)

by Alain Lombard

4:46
12

Les Contes d'Hoffmann, Act 4: "Belle nuit, ô nuit d'amour" (Barcarolle) [Nicklausse, Giulietta, Chorus]

by Sylvain Cambreling

4:24
13

Les Pêcheurs de perles: A cette voix quel trouble... Je crois entendre encore (Nadir)

by Rolando Villazon/Münchner Rundfunkorchester/Michel Plasson

3:08
14

Gianni Schicchi: "O mio babbino caro" (Lauretta)

by Montserrat Caballé

2:44
15

Rusalka, Op. 114, B. 203, Act 1: "Mesicku na nebi hlubokém" (Rusalka)

by Stefan Soltesz

5:57
16

Madama Butterfly, Act 2 Scene 1: Intermezzo. Coro a bocca chiusa

by Lamberto Gardelli

3:07
17

The Tsar's Bride (1995 Remastered Version): Lyubasha's Aria: You wil pay

by Galina Vishnevskaya/London Philharmonic Orchestra/Mstislav Rostropovich

4:32

Disc 2 of 6

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Norma (1987 Remastered Version): Casta diva

by Maria Callas

5:33
2

Il Trionfo del Tempo a del Disinganno, Oratorio in two parts HWV 46 a (1707), Part Two: Aria: "Lasci la spina" (Piacere)

by Emmanuelle Haïm

6:27
3

Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626, Act 3 Scene 2: "When I am laid in earth"" (Dido)

by Emmanuelle Haïm

4:00
4

Serse, HWV 40, Act 1 Scene 1: No. 2, Arioso, "Ombra mai fù" (Serse)

by Stephanie Blythe/Emmanuelle Haïm/John Nelson/Ensemble Orchestral de Paris

2:48
5

Interotte speranze

by Rolando Villazon/Topi Lehtipuu/Le Concert d`Astrée/Emmanuelle Haïm

2:38
6

Hippolyte et Aricie: Acte III, scène 1 - Air de Phèdre: Cruelle mère des amours

by Véronique Gens/Les Talens Lyriques/Christophe Rousset

5:12
7

Cantata "Il delirio amoroso", HWV 99: No. 3, Aria, "Lascia omai le brune vele" (Soprano)

by Emmanuelle Haïm

5:25
8

La Sonnambula, Act II Scene 2: Ah! no credea mirarti (Amina)

by Natalie Dessay/Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Lyon/Choeurs de l'Opéra National de Lyon/Evelino Pidò

4:46
9

Otello (1994 Remastered Version), ATTO QUARTO/ACT 4/VIERTER AKT/QUATRIEME ACTE, Seconda scena/Scene 2/Zweite Szene/Deuxième Scène: Ave Maria, piena gi grazia ... (Desdemona)

by James McCracken/Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau/Piero de Palma/Florindo Andreolli/Alfredo Giacomotti/Leonardo Monreale/Glynne Thomas/Dame Gwyneth Jones/Anna di Stasio/Ambrosian Opera Chorus/ Upton House School Boys' Choir/Hammersmith County School

5:30
10

Gustaf Wasa, ACT ONE, Scene 8: Aria: Från tronen uti bojor sänkt (Christina)

by Lena Nordin/Orchestra of the Royal Swedish Opera/Philip Brunelle

3:47
11

La légende de Saint Cécile Op. 22, ACTE 2: Cantique de Sainte Cécile: "Que d'étoiles dans vos cheveux"

by Isabelle Vernet/Paul Boufil/Jean-Jacques Kantorow/Ensemble Orchestral de Paris

4:44
12

Hamlet, Act 4: "Le voilà, je crois l'entendre" (Ophélie)

by Natalie Dessay

4:52
13

Turandot, Act 1: "Signore, ascolta!" (Liù)

by Mirella Freni

2:49
14

Peer Gynt, Op. 23, Act IV: No. 18, Solveig's Song

by Paavo Järvi

4:53
15

Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen: Wenn mein Schatz Hochzeit macht

by Ann Murray/Andrew Litton

4:47
16

Wiegenlied Op. 41 No. 1 (Dehmel)

by Gundula Janowitz/Academy of London/Richard Stamp

3:54
17

Waldseligkeit Op. 49 No. 1 (Dehmel)

by Gundula Janowitz/Academy of London/Richard Stamp

2:53
18

Pulcinella (Complete Ballet): No. 2, Serenata for Tenor "Mentre l'erbetta pasce l'agnella" (Larghetto)

by Ann Murray/Martyn Hill/David Thomas/City of London Sinfonia/Richard Hickox

3:18

Disc 3 of 6

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Cantata No. 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben", BWV 147, Part 2: "Jesus bleibet meine Freude"

by Sir David Willcocks

3:29
2

Matthäus-Passion, BWV 244, Pt. 2: No. 39, Aria, "Erbarme dich, mein Gott" (Alto)

by David Daniels/Harry Bicket/The English Concert/Nadja Zwiener

6:46
3

Dixit Dominus: De Torrente in via bibet

by Emmanuelle Haïm/Natalie Dessay/Véronique Gens/Le Concert d`Astrée

3:28
4

Stabat Mater in F Minor, P. 77: I. Stabat Mater dolorosa (Soprano, Alto)

by Véronique Gens

4:43
5

Ave verum corpus, K. 618

by Winchester Cathedral Choir

3:30
6

Messiah, HWV 56, Part One: "Comfort ye my people" (Tenor)

by Andrew Parrott

3:19
7

Vesperae solennes de confessore, K. 339: V. Laudate Dominum

by Barbara Hendricks

5:27
8

Magnificat in D Major, BWV 243: VI. "Et misericordia"

by Emmanuelle Haïm

3:22
9

Mass No. 17 in C Minor, K. 427/417a, "Great Mass": I. Kyrie

by Louis Langrée

6:40
10

Mass in B minor BWV 232, Agnus Dei: Coro - Dona nobis pacem

by Michel Corboz

2:56
11

Requiem in D minor K.626, Sequenz: Lacrimosa

by Michel Corboz/Orchestre de Chambre de Genève/Ensemble Vocal de Lausanne/Efrat Ben-Nun/Elisabeth Graf/Jeffrey Francis/Marcus Fink

3:14
12

Requiem in D Minor: Recordare

by Michel Corboz

5:43
13

Requiem to the memory of Luiz Vaz de Camos Op. 23, Agnus Dei: Requiem aeternam

by Michel Corboz/Orchestra of the Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon/Chorus of the Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon/Angela Maria Blasi/Liliana Bizineche-Eisinger/Reinaldo Macias/Michel Brodard

1:37
14

Psalm 42, Op. 42: No. 1 "Wie der Hirsch schreit nach frischem Wasser"

by Richard Hickox

5:54
15

Missa solemnis in B flat minor, Agnus Dei: Agnus Dei

by Christiane Oelze/Claudia Schubert/Jörg Dürmüller/Reinhard Hagen/Chor der Bamberger Symphoniker/Bamberger Symphoniker/Karl Anton Rickenbacher

3:27
16

Requiem Op. 48: IV. Pie Jesu

by Michel Corboz

3:17
17

Requiem in D Minor, Op. 48: VII. In Paradisum (Andante moderato)

by Michel Corboz

3:58
18

Requiem Op. 9 (version with organ) (2007 Remastered Version): In paradisum

by Dame Janet Baker/Stephen Roberts/John Butt/Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Sir Philip Ledger

2:55

Disc 4 of 6

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Miserere (excerpts)

by Taverner Consort/Andrew Parrott/Taverner Choir

6:49
2

Funeral Sentences for the death of Queen Mary II: Man that is born of Woman Z27

by Taverner Consort

2:37
3

Selva morale e spirituale, SV 252-288: No. 24, Salve Regina, SV 285

by Andrew Parrott

5:47
4

Messa Da Requiem : Libera Me - Requiem

by Michel Plasson - Orchestre Du Capitole De Toulouse - Orfeon Donostiarra - Malcolm Stewart - Julia Varady

2:52
5

Gloria in G major for soprano solo, mixed chorus & orchestra: Domine Deus, Agnus Dei (soprano)

by Michel Corboz

6:53
6

Ave verum (for female chorus & organ) Op. 65 No. 1

by Michel Corboz

3:26
7

4 Motets pour le temps de Noël, FP 152: I. O magnum mysterium (Très calme et doux)

by The Sixteen/Harry Christophers

3:23
8

Vespers, Op. 37: VI. Bogorodishche Devo

by Tönu Kaljuste

2:43
9

Magnificat

by Choir of King's College Cambridge

6:22
10

Thunder Entered Her: The Lament of the MOther of God

by Solveig Kringelborn/Winchester Cathedral Choir/David Hill

4:43
11

Maitia nun ziran

by Benat Achiary

3:47
12

Loch Lomond

by The Swingle Singers

3:55
13

Kondakion de l'Office de la Nativité (Byzantine Melkite tradition): Al-yawma-l-batûl

by Soeur Marie Keyrouz/Ensemble de la Paix

2:21
14

Veni Creator Spiritus

by MONKS AND CHOIR BOYS OF DOWNSIDE ABBEY

3:07
15

Lord, I can't turn back

by Derek Lee Ragin/Bridget Bazile/Moses Hogan Singers/Moses Hogan

2:04
16

Salve Regina

by MONKS AND CHOIR BOYS OF DOWNSIDE ABBEY

2:31
17

Away in a manger

by Derek Lee Ragin/Bridget Bazile/Moses Hogan Singers/Moses Hogan

2:30
18

Berceuse de Gráinne pour Diarmait (After Vivaldi's Nisi Dominus, RV 608)

by Le Orfanelle della Pietà

5:05

Disc 5 of 6

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5 for Soprano and 8 Cellos, W. 389: I. Aria in A Minor (Cantilena. Adagio)

by Mady Mesplé

6:25
2

Oedipus, Z. 583: II. Music for a While (First Priest)

by David Daniels

3:46
3

Hor che’l ciel e la terra e’l vento tace, SV 147 (No. 2 from "Madrigals, Book 8")

by The Consort of Musicke

4:50
4

Du bist die Ruh' D776

by Arleen Augér/Lambert Orkis

4:02
5

Vier Gesange Op. 17: Es tont ein voller Harfenklang

by London Symphony Chorus/City of London Sinfonia/Richard Hickox

2:47
6

Mich zieht es nach dem Dörfchen hin, op.55 No.3

by Choeur de Chambre Accentus/Laurence Equilbey

2:45
7

Funf Lieder Op. 104: III. Letztes Glück (Kalbeck)

by Choeur de Chambre Accentus/Laurence Equilbey

2:20
8

Gesang der Geister über den Wassern, D. 714: "Des Menschen Seele gleicht dem Wasser" (Adagio molto)

by Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks

10:56Not available separately
9

Les Nuits d'été Op. 7: 2. Le spectre de la rose

by Dame Janet Baker/City of London Sinfonia/Richard Hickox

6:52
10

2 Songs, Op. 4 (J. L. Runeberg): Flickan knyter i Johannenatten

by Anne Sofie von Otter/Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra/Paavo Järvi

1:52
11

Chanson perpétuelle Op. 37

by Dame Felicity Lott/Armin Jordan/Kammersensemble de Paris/Jean-Claude Bouveresse

6:54
12

Carmina Burana, Pt. 3: "In trutina" (Soprano)

by David Hill

2:44
13

Les Illuminations Op. 18: IIIa. Phrase

by Martyn Hill/City Of London Sinfonia/Richard Hickox

1:04
14

Seven Elizabethan Lyrics Op. 12: VI. By a Fountainside (Ben Jonson)

by Sir Thomas Allen

3:49

Disc 6 of 6

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Concerto for Soprano Coloratura, Op. 82: I. Andante

by Natalie Dessay

8:41
2

L' Air (Banville)

by Rachel Yakar/Claude Lavoix

3:40
3

Shéhérazade: III. L'indifférent

by Arleen Augér/Philharmonia Orchestra/Libor Pesek

4:12
4

3 Songs, Op. 7: No. 1, Après un rêve, "Dans un sommeil que charmait ton image" (Andantino)

by Véronique Gens/Roger Vignoles

2:34
5

Trois Chansons a capella (Charles d'Orléans): Dieu qu'il la fait bon regarder!

by Jean Sourisse/Ensemble Vocal Jean Sourisse

1:55
6

Cantique de Jean Racine, Op. 11. Andante (Version with Organ)

by Winchester Cathedral Choir

5:46
7

2 Duos Op. 11: 1. La nuit (Theodore de Banville)

by Jean Sourisse/Ensemble Vocal Jean Sourisse/Emmanuel Strosser

2:18
8

2 Duos Op. 11: 2. Le réveil (Honore de Balzac)

by Jean Sourisse/Ensemble Vocal Jean Sourisse/Emmanuel Strosser

4:11
9

Trois chansons a capella: Trois beaux oiseaux du Paradis

by Jean Sourisse/Ensemble Vocal Jean Sourisse/Delphine Collot/Brigitte Vinson/Jean-Louis Bouillat/Gerard Wieclaw

2:38
10

2 Choeurs pour 4 voix mixtes a capella Op. 68: No. 1 Calme des nuits (anon)

by Jean Sourisse/Ensemble Vocal Jean Sourisse

2:16
11

Chants d'Auvergne, Book 1: No. 2, Baïlèro

by Arleen Augér

6:40
12

Vocalise en forme de habanera, M. 51

by Natalie Dessay

3:23
13

L'invitation Au Voyage

by François Le Roux - Jeff Cohen - John Nelson - Orchestre Philharmonic De Monte Carlo - Ronald Patterson

3:44
14

Quatre poèmes hindous: Lahore - Heinrich Heine

by Dame Felicity Lott/Armin Jordan/Kammersensemble de Paris/Jean-Claude Bouveresse

3:50
15

Chansons de Bilitis, Musique de scène, L. 102: XII. La pluie du matin

by Delphine Seyrig

2:39
Duration:
6:57:55
Genres:
Classical, Compilation
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