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 Offer Gounod: Faust

Jussi Björling, Cesare Siepi, Frank Guarrera, Lawrence Davidson, Anne Bollinger, Dorothy Kirsten, Thelma Votipka

Metropolitan Orchestra and Chorus, Fausto Cleva

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Gounod: Faust

2:42:37
  • Metropolitan Opera
  • Fausto Cleva
  • Jussi Björling (tenor), Dorothy Kirsten (soprano), Thelma Votipka (mezzo-soprano), Anne Bollinger (soprano), Cesare Siepi (bass), Frank Guarrera (baritone), Lawrence Davidson (baritone)
  • Recorded: 23 December 1950
  • Recording Venue: Metropolitan Opera broadcast

Introduction

5:33

Act I Scene 1: Rien!... En vain j'interroge (Faust)

5:31

Act I Scene 1: Ah! Paresseuse fille (Faust, Chorus)

2:42
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Act I Scene 1: Mais ce Dieu, que peut-il pour moi? (Faust, Mephistopheles)

6:07

Act I Scene 1: O merveille!... (Faust, Mephistopheles)

4:13

Act I Scene 2: Vin ou biere, biere ou vin (Chorus)

4:20

Act I Scene 2: O sainte medaille... (Valentin, Wagner, Siebel, Chorus)

1:32

Act I Scene 2: Avant de quitter ces lieux (Valentin, Wagner, Chorus, Mephistopheles)

5:04

Act I Scene 2: Le veau d'or est toujours debout (Mephistopheles, Chorus)

1:51

Act I Scene 2: Merci de ta chanson! (Chorus, Valentin, Wagner, Mephistopheles, Siebel)

4:56

Act I Scene 2: Nous nous retrouverons, mes amis! (Mephistopheles, Faust)

1:27

Act I Scene 2: Ainsi que la brise legere (Chorus, Mephistopheles, Faust, Siebel)

2:47

Act I Scene 2: Ne permettrez-vous pas (Faust, Marguerite, Siebel, Mephistopheles, Chorus)

3:38

Act II: Introduction

1:31

Act II: Faites-lui mes aveux (Siebel)

3:16

Act II: C'est ici! (Faust, Mephistopheles, Siebel)

2:05

Act II: Que trouble inconnu me penetre!... Salut! demeure chaste et pure (Faust, Mephistopheles, Siebel)

8:05

Act II: Je voudrais bien savoir... Il etait un roi de Thule (Marguerite)

3:43

Act II: Les grands seigneurs... (Marguerite)

2:11

Act II: Ah! Je ris de me voir (Marguerite)

3:53

Act II: Seigneur Dieu, que vois-je? (Marthe, Marguerite, Mephistopheles, Faust)

5:20

Act II: Et quoi! toujours seule? (Faust, Marguerite, Mephistopheles, Marthe)

4:12

Act II: Il etait temps! Sous le feuillage sombre (Mephistopheles)

1:34

Act II: Il se fait tard, Adieu! (Faust, Marguerite)

3:59

Act II: O nuit d'amour!... ciel radieux! (Faust, Marguerite)

4:34

Act II: Tete folle! (Mephistopheles, Faust, Marguerite)

4:58

Act III Scene 1: Seigneur, daignez permettre (Marguerite, Mephistopheles, Chorus)

10:35

Act III Scene 2: Deposons les armes (Chorus, Valentin, Siebel)

5:01

Act III Scene 2: Allons, Siebel! entrons dans la maison! (Valentin, Siebel)

1:56

Act III Scene 2: Vous qui faites l'endormie (Mephistopheles, Faust)

3:01

Act III Scene 2: Que voulez-vous, messieurs? (Valentin, Mephistopheles, Faust)

4:04

Act III Scene 2: Par ici, par ici, mes amis!... Ecoute-moi bien, Marguerite! (Marthe, Chorus, Valentin, Marguerite, Siebel)

7:37

Act IV Scene 1: Arrete!... N'as-tu pas promis (Faust, Mephistopheles)

2:05

Act IV Scene 1: Les Nubiennes

2:17

Act IV Scene 1: Jusqu'aux premiers feux du matin (Mephistopheles, Chorus, Faust)

4:09

Act IV Scene 1: Danse antique

1:37

Act IV Scene 1: Variation du Miroir

1:38

Act IV Scene 1: Les Troyennes

2:46

Act IV Scene 1: Danse de Phryne

2:39

Act IV Scene 2: Va-t-en (Faust, Mephistopheles)

1:46

Act IV Scene 2: Mon coeur est penetre d'epouvante! (Faust, Marguerite)

2:46

Act IV Scene 2: Oui, c'est toi! je t'aime! (Marguerite, Faust)

3:49

Act IV Scene 2: Alerte! Alerte! Ou vous etes perdus! (Mephistopheles, Marguerite, Faust)

2:25

Act IV Scene 2: Marguerite!... Pourquoi ce regard (Marguerite, Faust)

3:24
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Schubert: Standchen, D. 889, "Hark, hark, the lark" ("Horch, horch! die Lerch") (arr. Liszt)

4:17
  • Studio orchestra
  • Donald Voorhees
  • Jussi Björling (tenor)
  • Recorded: 4 April 1949

Standchen, D. 889

4:17

Herbert, V: The Princess Pat

3:40
  • Studio orchestra
  • Donald Voorhees
  • Jussi Björling (tenor)
  • Recorded: 4 April 1949

The Princess Pat: Neapolitan Love Song

3:40

 Excerpt  Puccini: La Bohème

8:41
  • Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
  • Izler Solomon
  • Jussi Björling (tenor), Anna-Lisa Bjorling (soprano)
  • Recorded: 23 August 1949
  • Recording Venue: Symphony Under The Stars broadcat, Hollywood Bowl

La boheme: Che gelida manina

4:58

La boheme: O soave fanciulla

3:43

 Excerpt  Gounod: Roméo et Juliette

5:00
  • Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
  • Izler Solomon
  • Jussi Björling (tenor)
  • Recorded: 23 August 1949
  • Recording Venue: Symphony Under The Stars broadcat, Hollywood Bowl

Romeo et Juliette: Ange adorable

5:00

 Excerpt  Donizetti: L'elisir d'amore

3:55
  • Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • Sten Frykberg
  • Jussi Björling (tenor)
  • Recorded: 3 October 1952

L’elisir d’amore: Una furtiva lagrima

3:55

Giovanni Targioni-Tozzetti: Cavalleria rusticana

4:00
  • Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • Sten Frykberg
  • Jussi Björling (tenor)
  • Recorded: 3 October 1952

Cavalleria rusticana: Mamma!... Quel vino

4:00

 Excerpt  Wagner: Lohengrin

5:12
  • Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • Sten Frykberg
  • Jussi Björling (tenor)
  • Recorded: 3 October 1952

Lohengrin: In fernem Land

5:12

Josef Julius Wecksell: 5 Songs, Op. 37

2:31
  • Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • Sten Frykberg
  • Jussi Björling (tenor)
  • Recorded: 3 October 1952
  • Recording Venue: Pre-recorded broadcast, Stockholm

Var det en drom? (Was it a Dream?), Op. 37, No. 4

2:31

Josef Julius Wecksell: 6 Songs, Op. 36

4:36
  • Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • Sten Frykberg
  • Jussi Björling (tenor)
  • Recorded: 3 October 1952
  • Recording Venue: Pre-recorded broadcast, Stockholm

Svarta rosor (Black Roses), Op. 36, No. 1

2:18

Sav, sav, susa (Reed, reed, rustle), Op. 36, No. 4

2:18