Puccini Essentials

Puccini Essentials

About this playlist

Behind some of the most beautiful and iconic arias of all time, there’s Giacomo Puccini, to many the true successor to Verdi. Besides his famous operas, his repertoire does also include some orchestral and chamber music worth investigating.

Tracklist

  • In quelle trine morbide

    Mirella Freni, Philharmonia Orchestra, Giuseppe Sinopoli

    2:41

  • Edgar, Atto II: "Orgia, chimera dall'occhio vitreo"

    Jonas Kaufmann

    5:07

  • Edgar, Act III: Prelude

    Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra

    3:23

  • Puccini: Il tabarro: "È ben altro il mio sogno!" (Giorgetta, La Frugola, Luigi, Il Talpa, Chorus)

    Antonio Pappano, Elena Zilio, Enrico Fissore, London Symphony Orchestra, London Voices, Maria Guleghina, Neil Shicoff

    4:44

  • Puccini: La Bohème, Act 1: "Che gelida manina!" (Rodolfo)

    Antonio Pappano, Roberto Alagna

    4:26

  • Puccini
  • Si. Mi chiamano Mimi

    Ruth Ann Swenson, London Symphony Orchestra, Julius Rudel

    5:14

  • "Quando m'en vo"

    Nicole Cabell, Anna Netrebko, Rolando Villazón, Boaz Daniel, Stéphane Degout, Tiziano Bracci, Vitalij Kowaljow, Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Bertrand de Billy

    4:40

  • Le villi: La tregenda

    Riccardo Muti, Filarmonica della Scala, Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano

    3:42

  • Gira la cote! - Perché tarda la luna? - Là sui monti dell'est

    Wiener Staatsopernchor, Wiener Sängerknaben, Wiener Philharmoniker, Herbert von Karajan

    7:53

  • "Signore, ascolta"

    Montserrat Caballé, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Zubin Mehta

    2:40

  • "Nessun dorma!"

    Luciano Pavarotti, The John Alldis Choir, Wandsworth School Boys Choir, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Zubin Mehta

    3:00

  • Senza mamma

    Maria Luigia Borsi

    4:45

  • Capriccio sinfonico

    Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

    13:22

  • Coro a bocca chiusa (Humming Chorus)

    Wiener Staatsopernchor, Wiener Philharmoniker, Herbert von Karajan

    2:59

  • "Un bel dì vedremo"

    Mirella Freni, Philharmonia Orchestra, Giuseppe Sinopoli

    4:58

  • Piangi? Perchè? - Un bel dì vedremo

    Marie-Josée Lord

    5:12

  • Dovunque al Mondo

    Orchestra del Teatro dell'Opera di Roma

    3:53

  • "Oh! mio babbino caro"

    Renata Tebaldi, Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Lamberto Gardelli

    2:09

  • Puccini : Messa di Gloria : II Gloria

    Claudio Scimone

    20:17

  • "Ch'ella mi creda libero e lontano"

    Jussi Björling, Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Alberto Erede

    2:25

  • Sante ampolle...Recondita armonia

    Luciano Pavarotti, Italo Tajo, The National Philharmonic Orchestra, Nicola Rescigno

    5:16

  • Puccini: Tosca, Act 2: "Vissi d'arte" (Tosca)

    James Levine

    3:44

  • Tosca, Act 3: "E lucevan le stelle" (Cavaradossi)

    Placido Domingo

    3:10

  • Preludio Sinfonico

    Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin, Riccardo Chailly

    9:03

  • Total playing time

    2:08:52

Curated by

Francesca Mariani

Primephonic Curator

About this playlist

Behind some of the most beautiful and iconic arias of all time, there’s Giacomo Puccini, to many the true successor to Verdi. Besides his famous operas, his repertoire does also include some orchestral and chamber music worth investigating.

Curated by

Francesca Mariani

Primephonic Curator

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