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 Offer Maria Callas - Puccini Heroines and Lyric Arias

Maria Callas (soprano)

Philharmonia Orchestra, Tullio Serafin

The Callas wobble appears in these 1954 recitals; in Butterfly her voice is clearly ill-suited to the role, and her Liù and Mimi are inclined to sound stagey and shrill. More…

This release includes a digital booklet

Contents: MP3320

 Excerpt  Puccini: Manon Lescaut

8:45
$2.10
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 15 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

Act II: In quelle trine morbide

2:54
$1.05

Act IV: Sola, perduta, abbandonata

5:51
$1.05

 Excerpt  Puccini: Madama Butterfly

8:16
$2.10
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 16 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

Act II: Un bel di vedremo

4:34
$1.05

Act III: Con onor muore - Tu, tu piccolo iddio

3:42
$1.05

 Excerpt  Puccini: La Bohème

8:09
$2.10
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 15 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

Act I: Si, mi chiamano Mimi

4:49
$1.05

Act III: Donde lieta usci

3:20
$1.05

 Excerpt  Puccini: Suor Angelica

5:34
$1.05
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 16, 20 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

Suor Angelica: Senza mamma

5:34
$1.05

 Excerpt  Puccini: Gianni Schicchi

2:33
$1.05
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 15 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro

2:33
$1.05

 Excerpt  Puccini: Turandot

11:42
$3.15
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 15 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

Act I: Signore, ascolta!

2:30
$1.05

Act II: In questa reggia

6:24
$1.05

Act III: Tu che di gel sei cinta

2:48
$1.05

 Excerpt  Cilea: Adriana Lecouvreur

6:58
$2.10
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 20 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

Act I: Ecco: Respiro appena - Io son l'umile ancella

3:46
$1.05

Act IV: Poveri fiori

3:12
$1.05

 Excerpt  Giordano, U: Andrea Chénier

4:51
$1.05
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 18, 20 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

Andrea Chenier, Act III: La mamma morta

4:51
$1.05

Catalani: La Wally

4:50
$1.05
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 20 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

La Wally, Act I: Ebben? Ne andro lontana

4:50
$1.05

 Excerpt  Boito: Mefistofele

7:27
$2.10
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 17 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

Mefistofele, Act III: L'altra notte in fondo al mare

7:27
$2.10

Contents: FLAC44100

 Excerpt  Puccini: Manon Lescaut

8:45
$2.50
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 15 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

Act II: In quelle trine morbide

2:54
$1.25

Act IV: Sola, perduta, abbandonata

5:51
$1.25

 Excerpt  Puccini: Madama Butterfly

8:16
$2.50
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 16 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

Act II: Un bel di vedremo

4:34
$1.25

Act III: Con onor muore - Tu, tu piccolo iddio

3:42
$1.25

 Excerpt  Puccini: La Bohème

8:09
$2.50
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 15 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

Act I: Si, mi chiamano Mimi

4:49
$1.25

Act III: Donde lieta usci

3:20
$1.25

 Excerpt  Puccini: Suor Angelica

5:34
$1.25
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 16, 20 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

Suor Angelica: Senza mamma

5:34
$1.25

 Excerpt  Puccini: Gianni Schicchi

2:33
$1.25
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 15 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro

2:33
$1.25

 Excerpt  Puccini: Turandot

11:42
$3.75
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 15 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

Act I: Signore, ascolta!

2:30
$1.25

Act II: In questa reggia

6:24
$1.25

Act III: Tu che di gel sei cinta

2:48
$1.25

 Excerpt  Cilea: Adriana Lecouvreur

6:58
$2.50
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 20 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

Act I: Ecco: Respiro appena - Io son l'umile ancella

3:46
$1.25

Act IV: Poveri fiori

3:12
$1.25

 Excerpt  Giordano, U: Andrea Chénier

4:51
$1.25
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 18, 20 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

Andrea Chenier, Act III: La mamma morta

4:51
$1.25

Catalani: La Wally

4:50
$1.25
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 20 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

La Wally, Act I: Ebben? Ne andro lontana

4:50
$1.25

 Excerpt  Boito: Mefistofele

7:27
$2.50
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 17 September 1954
  • Recording Venue: Watford Town Hall, London, UK

Mefistofele, Act III: L'altra notte in fondo al mare

7:27
$2.50