Anna Moffo ‎– The Complete RCA Recital Albums

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RCA Red Seal ‎– 88875032232, Sony Classical ‎– 88875032232
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12 × CD, Reissue, Remastered
Box Set, Compilation, Remastered
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1-1 Faust Que Vois-je Là?... Je Ris de Me Voir Si Belle (Jewel Song)
1-2 La Bohème: Sì. Mi Chiamano Mimì
1-3 Dinorah: Ombre Légère (Shadow Song)
1-4 Carmen: Si, Des Contrebandiers … Je Dis Que Rien Ne M’épouvante
1-5 Semiramide: Bel Raggio Lusinghier
Turandot:
1-6 Signore, Ascolta
1-7 Tu Che di Gel Sei Cinta
The Dream Duet - Anna Moffo/Sergio Franchi
1-8 Lakmé: Où Va la Jeune Hindoue (Bell Song)
2-1 Sweethearts From Sweethearts
2-2 Kiss In The Dark From Orange Blossoms
2-3 Lover, Come Back To Me From The New Moon
2-4 You Are Love From Show Boat
2-5 Indian Love Call From Rose-Marie
2-6 Ah! Sweet Mystery of Life from Naughty Marietta
2-7 Yours Is My Heart Alone From The Land Of Smiles (Das Land Des Lächelns)
2-8 I’ll See You Again From Bitter Sweet
2-09 My Hero From The Chocolate Soldier (Der Tapfere Soldat)
2-10 One Alone From The Desert Song
2-11 Some Day From The Vagabond King
2-12 Will You Remember From Maytime
A Verdi Collaboration
3-1 I Vespri Siciliani: Mercé, dilette amiche
3-2 Ernani: Surta è la Notte … Ernani, Ernani, Involami
3-3 Aida: Qui Radamès Verrà … O Patria Mia
3-4 Il Trovatore: Timor di Me? … D’amor Sull’ali Rosee
3-5 Giovanna D’Arco: Oh, Ben S’addice Questo Torbido Cielo …Sempre All’alba Ed Alla Sera
3-6 Otello: Emilia, Te Ne Prego … Piangea Cantando (Willow Song) …
3-7 Un Ballo In Maschera: Morrò, Ma Prima In Grazia
3-8 Simon Boccanegra: Come In Quest’ora Bruna
A Portrait Of Manon
Manon (excerpts)
Composed By – Jules Massenet
4-1 Eh! J’imagine
4-2 Je Suis Encore Tout étourdie
4-3 Regardez-moi Bien Dans Les Yeux!
4-4 Ne Bronchez Pas
4-5 Voyons, Manon, Plus de Chimères!
4-6 Quelqu’un … J’ai Marqué L’heure Du Depart
4-7 Nous Vivrons à Paris
4-8 Allons! Il Le Faut
4-9 Adieu, Notre Petite Table
4-10 Enfin, Manon … En Fermant Les Yeux
4-11 Obéissons, Quand Leur Voix Appelle
4-12 Je Suis Seul!
4-13 Ah! Fuyez, Douce Image
4-14 Toi! Vous! – Oui, C’est Moi!
4-15 N’est-ce Plus Ma Main Que Cette Main Presse?
4-16 Ah! Des Grieux – Ô Manon!
Le Portrait De Manon (excerpts)
Composed By – Jules Massenet
4-17 L’amour, Toujours L’amour Maudit!
4-18 On Se Serait Assis Sur Le Gazon
Manon Lescaut (excerpts)
Composed By – Giacomo Puccini
6-1 Cortese Damigella
5-2 Donna Non Vidi Mai
5-3 Vedete? Io Son Fedele
5-4 Dispettosetto Questo Riccio!
5-5 In Quelle Trine Morbide
5-6 Oh, Sarò la Più Bella!
5-7 Taci, Taci, Tu Il Cor Mi Frangi!
5-8 Affé, Madamigella
5-9 Senti, Di Qui Partiamo
5-10 Ah, Manon, Mi Tradisce
5-11 Il Passo M’aprite
5-12 No! Pazzo Son!
5-13 Sola, Perduta, Abbandonata
The Great Moments From Die Fledermaus
Die Fledermaus (excerpts)
Composed By – Johann Strauss Jr.
6-1 Overture
6-2 Though Honesty Is Said To Be The Policy That’s Best
6-3 Calamity, Catastrophe
6-4 Alfred! – Here We Are, Just You And I
6-5 Propriety, Propriety
6-6 More Often Than Not … Chacun à Son Gout
6-7 Look At How I Look
6-8 Echoes Of Hungary! (Czárdás)
6-9 Champagne Is So Romancing, Tra la la la
6-10 Oh, Mon Ami, We’ll Meet Again
6-11 Happiness, Here’s To Health And Happiness
6-12 A Waltz, Let’s Have A Waltz
6-13 Oh, For The Life Of An Actress
6-14 I’m Very Fond Of Elderberry Wine And Sherry
One Night Of Love
7-1 One Night Of Love From One Night Of Love
7-2 Lover From Love Me Tonight
7-3 If I Loved You From Carousel
7-4 Italian Street Song From Naughty Marietta
7-5 Kiss Me Again From Mlle Modiste
7-6 Vilja Song From The Merry Widow (Die Lustige Witwe)
7-7 Falling In Love With Love From The Boys From Syracuse
7-8 Stars In My Eyes From The King Steps Out
7-9 Strange Music From Song Of Norway
7-10 I’ll See You Again From Bitter Sweet
7-11 Love Is Where You Find It From The Kissing Bandit
7-12 Always
Chants D’Auvergne
Composed By – Joseph Canteloube
8-1 L’Antouènou (Vol. Ii, No. 2)
8-2 Pastourelle (Vol. Ii, No. 1)
8-3 L’Aïo Dè Rotso (Vol. I, No. 3a)
8-4 Baïlèro (Vol. I, No. 2)
8-5 Passo Pel Prat (Vol. Iii, No. 2)
8-6 Malurous Qu’o Uno Fenno (Vol. Iii, No. 5)
8-7 Brezairola (Vol. Iii, No. 4)
Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5
Composed By – Heitor Villa-Lobos
8-8 Ária (Cantilena)
8-9 Dança (Martelo)
8-10 Vocalise Op. 34 No. 14
Composed By – Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff
Songs Of Debussy
Cinq Poèmes Dde Baudelaire
Composed By – Claude Debussy
9-1 Le Balcon
9-2 Harmonie Du Soir
9-3 Le Jet D’eau
9-4 Recueillement
9-5 La Mort Des Amants
Fêtes Galantes (Set I)
Composed By – Claude Debussy
9-6 En Sourdine
9-7 Fantoches
9-8 Clair de Lune
9-9 Voici Que Le Printemps
Composed By – Claude Debussy
9-10 Romance
Composed By – Claude Debussy
9-11 Mandoline
Composed By – Claude Debussy
Chansons de Bilitis
Composed By – Claude Debussy
9-12 La Flûte de Pan
9-13 La Chevelure
9-14 Le Tombeau Des Naïades
Heroines From Great French Operas
10-1 La Fille Du Régiment: Chacun Le Sait, Chacun Le Dit
10-2 La Damnation de Faust: D’amour L’ardente Flamme
10-3 Hérodiade: Celui Dont la Parole … Il Est Doux, Il Est Bon
10-4 Hamlet: Mais Quelle Est Cette Belle … À Vos Jeux, Mes Amis (Mad Scene)
10-5 Les Pêcheurs de Perles: Ô Dieu Brahma!
10-6 Robert Le Diable: Robert, Toi Que J’aime
10-7 Roméo Et Juliette: Ah! Je Veux Vivre Dans Le Rêve
10-8 Werther: Werther! Qui M’aurait Dit
10-9 Louise: Depuis Le Jour
Selected Arias From Her Rca Opera Recordings
Orfeo Ed Euridice
11-1 Qual Vita è Questa Mai
11-2 Che Fiero Momento!
11-3 Avvezza Al Contento
11-4 Che Fiero Momento!
La Serva Padrona
11-5 Act I: Stizzoso, Mio Stizzoso
11-6 Act Ii: A Serpina Penserete
Lucia di Lammermoor Act I
11-7 Ancor Non Giunse!
11-8 Regnava Nel Silenzio
11-9 Quando Rapito In Estasi
Lucia di Lammermoor Act III (Mad Scene)
11-10 Eccola! … Il Dolce Suono
11-11 Ohimè! Sorge Il Tremendo Fantasma
11-12 Ardon Gl’incensi
11-13 S’avanza Enrico
11-14 Spargi D’amaro Pianto
11-15 Luisa Miller: Lo Vidi, E ’l Primo Palpito
11-16 Rigoletto: Gualtier Maldè … Caro Nome
La Traviata
11-17 È Strano, è Strano! … Ah, Fors’è Lui
11-18 Follie! Follie! Delirio Vano
11-19 Sempre Libera
11-20 Teneste La Promessa
11-21 Addio Del Passato
11-22 La Bohème: Sì. Mi Chiamano Mimì
11-23 La Rondine: Chi Il Bel Sogno di Doretta
Great Love Duets From Opera
Madama Butterfly
Composed By – Giacomo Puccini
12-1 Bimba, Bimba, Non Piangere
12-2 Ah! Dolce notte, quante stelle
12-3 La Bohème: O Soave Fanciulla
Manon Lescaut
Composed By – Giacomo Puccini
12-4 Oh, Sarò la Più Bella!
12-5 Taci, Taci, Tu Il Cor Mi Frangi!
Lucia di Lammermoor
Composed By – Gaetano Donizetti
12-6 Sulla Tomba Che Rinserra
12-7 Qui di Sposa Eterna Fede … Veranno A Te Sull’aure
12-8 La Traviata: Parigi, O Cara
Composed By – Giuseppe Verdi
Rigoletto
Composed By – Giuseppe Verdi
12-9 Giovanna, Ho Dei Rimorsi
12-10 È Il Sol Dell’anima
Manon
Composed By – Jules Massenet
12-11 Toi! Vous! – Oui, C’est Moi!
12-12 N’est-ce Plus Ma Main
12-13 Luisa Miller: Ah! L’ultima Preghiera
Composed By – Giuseppe Verdi
12-14 La Traviata: Un Dì Felice Eterea
Composed By – Giuseppe Verdi
La Rondine
Composed By – Giacomo Puccini
12-15 Che Caldo! Che Sete!
12-16 Perché Mai Cercate di Saper
12-17 Zitti! Non Disturbiamoli!

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CD 1:
Original LP: LM/LSC-2504 Released February 17, 1961
Recording: Rome, Opera House, July 29, 1960 [1/4];
August 1, 1960 [2/7]; July 28, 1960 [3/8]; July 30, 1960 [5];
July 30 & August 1, 1960 [6]
Producer: Richard Mohr · Recording Engineer: Lewis Layton
(P) 1961 Sony Music Entertainment

CD 2:
Original LP: LM/LSC-2675 Released September 20, 1963
Recording: New York City, Webster Hall,
February 21, 1963 [1/2/6/10]; February 16, 1963 [3/4];
February 21/22, 1963 [5]; February 22, 1963 [7];
February 20, 1963 [8/9/12]; February 16/22, 1963 [11]
Producer: Joseph Habig
Recording Engineers: Ernest Oelrich [1/2/5–10/12];
Bernard Keville [3/4]; Bernard Keville & Ernest Oelrich [11]
Publishers: Harms, Inc. [3/5/8/10]; P.B. Harms [4]; Shubert ASCAP [7];
M. Witmark [2/6/9]; Famous Music [11]; G. Schirmer [1/12]
(P) 1963 Sony Music Entertainment

CD 3:
Original LP: LM/LSC-2685 Released October 18, 1963
Recording: Italy, September 1962
Producer: not documented
LP-Matrix: N2RY-2921 [1–5]; N2RY-2922 [6–8] (stereo);
N2RP-2919 [1–5]; N2RP-2920 [6–8] (mono)
(P) 1963 Sony Music Entertainment

CD 4:
Original LP: LM/LSC-7028-1/2 Released February 17, 1964
Note: Tracks 17 & 18 were not originally part of LM/LSC-7028-1.
First release in this collection.
Recording: Rome, RCA Italiana Studios, August 1/2, 1963 [1/2];
August 2, 1963 [3–7]; August 5, 1963 [8/9]; August 6, 1963 [10/11];
August 7/8, 1963 [12/13]; August 8, 1963 [14/15];
August 1, 1963 [16]; August 1–8, 1963 [17/18]
Producer: Richard Mohr · Recording Engineer: Lewis Layton
(P) 1964 [1–16], 2015 [17/18] Sony Music Entertainment

CD 5:
Note: Track 8 was not originally part of LM/LSC-7028-2.
First release in this collection.
Recording: Rome, RCA Italiana Studios, August 10, 1963 [1/2];
August 8–10, 1963 [3]; August 10/12/13, 1963 [4/5];
August 10, 1963 [6/7]; August 8–14, 1963 [8];
August 13/14 1963 [9/10]; August 12, 1963 [11–13]
Producer: Richard Mohr · Recording Engineer: Lewis Layton
(P) 1964 [1–7, 9–13], 2015 [8] Sony Music Entertainment

CD 6:
Original LP: LM/LSC-2728 Released May 18, 1964
Recording: Vienna, Sofiensaal, June 28–30, 1963
Producers: George Marek, Charles Gerhardt
Recording Engineers: Gordon Parry, James Brown (Decca)
(P) 1964 Sony Music Entertainment

CD 7:
Original LP: LM/LSC-2794 Released March 15, 1965
Recording: New York City, Webster Hall, December 4, 1964 [1/5/8/12];
December 1, 1964 [2/4/7/9]; December 3, 1964 [3/6/10/11]
Producer: Peter Dellheim · Recording Engineer: Ernest Oelrich
Publishers: Bourne Co. [1]; Famous Music Corp. [2];
T.B. Harms Co. [3]; M. Whitmark & Sons [4/5];
Chappel & Co. Inc. [6–9]; Harms, Inc. [10]; Leo Feist, Inc. [11];
Irving Berlin Music Corp. [12]
(P) 1965 Sony Music Entertainment

CD 8:
Original LP: LM/LSC-2795 Released April 1965
Recording: New York City, Manhattan Center, April 10, 1964 [1–5];
April 11, 1964 [6/7]; April 13, 1964 [8/9]; April 14, 1964 [10]
Producer: Peter Dellheim · Recording Engineer: Robert Simpson
Publishers: Heugel & Cie, Paris [1–7]; Assoc. Music Publishers, Inc. [8/9]
(P) 1965 Sony Music Entertainment

CD 9:
Original LP: LSC-3225 Released November 1971
Recording: New York City, RCA Studio A, May 10, 1971 [1];
May 12–14, 1971 [2]; May 11, 1971 [3/5]; May 12/14, 1971 [4/11];
May 5/6/13, 1971 [6]; May 6/13, 1971 [7/8]; May 14, 1971 [9];
May 13/14, 1971 [10]; May 6/7, 1971 [12]; May 6, 1971 [13];
May 7/14, 1971 [14]
Producer: Richard Mohr · Recording Engineer: Anthony Salvatore
(P) 1971 Sony Music Entertainment

CD 10:
Original LP: ARL1-0844 Released January 1975
Recording: England, July 14–19, 1974
Producer: Thomas Z. Shepard · Recording Engineer: Anthony Salvatore
Publisher: Heugel & Cie, Paris [9]
(P) 1975 Sony Music Entertainment

CD 11:
Recordings: Rome, RCA Italiana Studios,
July 3, 5–10, 12–18, 1965 [1–4]; 1962 [5/6];
July 26–31 & August 2–12, 1965 [7–14]; June 2–16, 1964 [15];
June 17–18, 23–28 & July 17, 1963 [16];
July 1, 4–9, 12–13, 1966 [23];
Rome Opera House, June 16–25, 1960 [17–21];
June 15–30, 1961 [22]
Producer: Richard Mohr [1–4, 7–15, 16–23]
Recording Engineer: Anthony Salvatore [1–4, 7–15, 23]
Original LPs: LSC-6169 [1–4]; LM-2650 [5/6]; LSC-6170 [7–14];
LSC-6168 [15]; LSC-7027 [16]; LSC-6154 [17–21];
LSC-6095 [22]; LSC-7048 [23]
This compilation (P) 2015 Sony Music Entertainment

CD 12:
Original LP: ARL1-0165 Released June 1973 [1–12]
Recordings: Rome Opera House, Italy, July 1, 1957 [1/2];
June 20/30, 1961 [3]; June 23, 1960 [8]; June 16–25, 1960 [14];
RCA Italiana Studios, Rome, August 10, 1963 [4/5];
July 26–31 & August 2–12, 1965 [6/7];
June 17/18/23/28, 1963 [9/10]; August 8, 1963 [11/12];
June 2–16, 1964 [13]; July, 1966 [15–17]
Producer: Richard Mohr
Recording Engineers: Lewis Layton [1–5, 8–14];
Anthony Salvatore [6/7, 15–17]
Original LPs: LSC-6125 [1/2]; LSC-6095 [3]; LSC-7028 [4/5];
LSC-6170 [6/7]; LSC-6154 [8]; LSC-7027 [9/10]; LSC-7028 [11/12];
LSC-6168 [13]; LSC-6154 [14]; LSC-7048 [15–17]
This compilation (P) 1973/2015 Sony Music Entertainment

Tape Transfers CD 1: Philipp Nedel, DSD Engineer
Mixing and Mastering: Mark Donahue · Remastering Supervision: John Newton
CD 6: Digitally remastered in BMG/RCA Studios, New York City · Engineer: Michael O. Drexler
CD 8: Joaquin J. Lopes
Tape Transfers, Mixing and Mastering CDs 2–5/7/9–12:
Andreas K. Meyer, Meyer Media LLC using 24bit / 96kHz technology
Consists of previously released material.

The EPs EPA 30-379, EPA 30-365 and Singles 45N 1468, 47-8728 and N 1394,
released by RCA Italiana under license from 1960 to 1965, are not part of this edition.

Photos: cover & pp. 2, 4, 9, 10, 16, 36: RCA; pp. 15, 21, 25, 30: David B. Hecht
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CDs 1–12 (C) Sony Music Entertainment
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  • Label Code: LC 00316

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