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Label: Warner

Cat No: 2564619045

Format: CD

Number of Discs: 12

Genre: Vocal/Choral

Release Date: 2nd March 2015

Contents

Works

Bach, Johann Sebastian

Cantata BWV140 'Wachet auf, ruft uns die stimme'
» Mein Freund ist mein
» Recitative: So geh' herein zu mir

Berlin, Irving

Annie Get Your Gun
» I'm a bad, bad man: I'm honored - I'm flattered

Berlioz, Hector

Melodies (9), op.2 'Irlande'
» no.4 La belle voyageuse
» no.9 Elegie

Bernstein, Leonard

A simple song

Bowles, Paul

Blue Mountain Ballads

Brahms, Johannes

Ein deutsches Requiem (A German Requiem), op.45
» Denn wir haben hie keine bleibende Statt
» Herr, lehre doch mich

Britten, Benjamin

Billy Budd, op.50
» And Dansker, old friend, I've heard a tale (Act 2)
» And farewell to ye,old Rights o' Man! (Act 4)
» Billy! Hist, Billy Budd ...Dansker, old friend (Act 2)
» Look! Through the port comes the moonshine astray
» Next man forward ...Your name? Billy Budd, sir! ...Billy Budd, king of the birds (Act 1)
» You wanted to see me (Act 3)
War Requiem, op.66
» 'None' said the other 'save the undone years'
» After the blast of lightning from the East
» Be slowly lifted up, thou long black arm
» Bugles sang, saddening the evening air
» Out there, we've walked quite friendly up to Death
» So Abram rose, and clave the wood, and went - Hostias et preces tibi

Carpenter, John Alden

Looking-glass river

Copland, Aaron

Old American Songs Set 1
Old American Songs Set 2

Duke, John Woods

Miniver Cheevy

Durufle, Maurice

Requiem, op.9
» Domine Jesus Christe
» Hostias et preces
» Libera Me

Faure, Gabriel

Requiem, op.48
» Libera me
» Offertoire

Foster, Stephen

Hard Time Come Again No More
Nelly was a lady

Gounod, Charles

Faust
» Adieu, mon bon frere
» Avant de quitter ces lieux 'Valentin's aria'
» De l'enfer qui vient emousser nos armes (Act 2)
» Ecoute-moi bien, Marguerite (Act 4)
» Merci de ta chanson!
» O sainte medaille
» Par ici, par ici, mes amis (Act 4)
» Que voulez-vous, messieurs?

Homer, Sidney

General Booth enters into Heaven

Hopkinson, Francis

My days have been so wondrous free

Ives, Charles

Memories
Songs my mother taught me

Kalman, Emmerich

Grafin Mariza
» Auch ich war einst ein feiner Csardakavalier... Komm, Zigan

Kern, Jerome

Music in the Air
» The song is you

Korngold, Erich Wolfgang

Die tote Stadt, op.12
» Mein Sehnen

Lehar, Franz

Der Zarewitsch
» Allein! Wieder allein (Act 1)
Die lustige Witwe (The Merry Widow)
» O Vaterland, du machst bei Tag ...Da geh' ich zu Maxim (Act 1)

Liszt, Franz

Comment, disaient-ils, S276
Die Vatergruft, S281
Ihr Auge, S310
La tombe et la rose, S285
Oh! Quand je dors, S282
Uber allen Gipfeln ist Ruh, S306

MacDowell, Edward

The Sea

Mahler, Gustav

Das Lied von der Erde
» II Der Einsame im Herbst
Ruckert-Lieder (5)

Mendelssohn, Felix

Die erste Walpurgisnacht, op.60
» So weit gebracht, dass wir bei Nacht Allvater heimlich singen! (Act 1)

Millocker, Carl

Der Bettelstudent
» Ich knupfte manche zarte Bande (Act 1)

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Cosi fan tutte, K588
» Rivolgete a lui lo sguardo
» Soave sia il vento
Don Giovanni, K527
» Ah, signor ...per carita! (Act 2)
» Ah taci, ingiusto core (Act 2)
» Alfin siam liberati, Zerlinetta gentil (Act 1)
» Amico, che ti par? ...Eccomi a voi (Act 2)
» Da qual tremor insolito (Act 2)
» Deh vieni alla finestra
» Don Giovanni, a cenar teco (Act 2)
» La ci darem la mano
» Meta di voi qua vadano
» Non sperar, se non m'uccidi ...Leporello, ove sei? (Act 1)
Grabmusik, K42
» Aria: Felsen, spaltest euren Rachen
» Recitative: Wo bin ich, bittrer Schmerz?
Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K492
» Ah, son perduto! (Act 1)
» Aprite, presto aprite
» Basilio, in traccia tosto (Act 1)
» Che novita! (Act 2)
» Cosa sento! Tosto andate (Act 1)
» Dunque, voi non aprite? (Act 2)
» Esci omai, garzon malnato
» Hai gia vinta la causa!
» Signore! Cos'e quel stupore? (Act 2)
» Susanna, or via, sortite (Act 2)
» Tutto e como lasciai
» Vedro mentr'io sospiro

Porter, Cole

Kiss me, Kate
» Strange dear, but true, dear

Puccini, Giacomo

Messa di Gloria
» Agnus Dei
» Benedictus qui venit in nomine Domini
» Sanctus Dominus Deus Sabaoth

Schubert, Franz

Winterreise, op.89, D911

Schumann, Robert

An Anna II
An Anna I
Dichterliebe, op.48
Gedichte (12), op.35
» no.2 Stirb, Lieb' und Freud'
» no.3 Wanderlied
» no.5 Sehnsucht nach der Waldgegend
» no.6 Auf das Trinkglas eines verstorbenen Freundes
» no.7 Wanderung 'Wohlauf und frisch gewandert ins unbekannte Land!'
» no.10 Stille Tranen
» no.12 Alte Laute
Gesanges Erwachen
Im Herbste
Kurzes Erwachen
Lieder und Gesange (5), op.27
» no.2 Dem roten Roslein gleicht mein Lieb
Myrthen, op.25
» no.13 Hochlanders Abschied
» no.22 Niemand
Romanzen und Balladen vol.3 (3), op.53
» no.3 Der arme Peter

Still, William Grant

Grief

Stolz, Robert

Trauminsel
» Ich hab' mich tausendmal verliebt
Wien wird bei Nacht erst schon

Strauss II, Johann

Der Zigeunerbaron (The Gypsy Baron)
» Als flotter Geist
Die Fledermaus
» Komm mit mir zum Souper (Act 1)

Strauss, Richard

Lieder (5), op.32
» no.5 Himmelsboten

Tauber, Richard

Der Singende Traum
» Du bist die Welt fur mich (You are the World to me)

Thomas, Ambroise

Hamlet
» Ah! que votre ame sans refuge (Act 3)
» Doute de la lumiere (Act 1)
» Ecoute-moi! (Act 1)
» Etre ou ne pas etre (Act 3)
» Hamlet, ma douleur est immense! (Act 3)
» Ici, l'ombre et le deuil (Act 1)
» J'ai pu frapper le miserable (Act 3)
» Mon fils! (Act 3)
» Pardonne, helas! ta voix m'accable! (Act 3)
» Spectre infernal! Image veneree! (Act 1)
» Viendra-t-il? (Act 1)

Traditional

Shenandoah (arr. White)

Ungar, Jay

A time for farewell

Verdi, Giuseppe

Don Carlo
» Carlos, ecoute (Act 4)
» Dieu, tu semas dans nos ames (Act 2)
» Le voila! C'est l'infant! (Act 2)
» O Roi! J'arrive de Flandre (Act 2)
» Oui, Carlos! C'est mon jour supreme (Act 4)
» Restez! (Act 2)
» Votre regard hardi s'est leve sur mon trone (Act 2)
Il trovatore
» Ardir! andiam, celiamoci fra l'ombre ...Per me, ora fatale (Act 2)
» Colui vivra ...Vivra! Contende il giubilo (Act 4)
» Conte! ...N'e cessi? (Act 4)
» Di gelosa amor sprezzato (Act I)
» Il Trovator! Io fremo! ...Deserto sulla terra (Act 1)
» Il balen del suo sorriso (Act 2)
» Mira d'acerbe lagrime
» Non m'inganno ...Ella scende! (Act 1)
» Qual suono! Oh ciel! (Act 2)
» Tacea la notte placida
» Tutto e deserto
» Udiste? Come albeggi la scure al figlio
I vespri siciliani
» Oui, je fus bien coupable ...Au sein de la puissance (Act 3)
La Traviata
» Die provenza il mar ......Ne rispondi ...no, non udrai rimproveri (Act 2)
Macbeth
» Ove son io? ...Vada in flamme (Act 3)
» Perfidi! All'anglo contro me v'unite!
Simon Boccanegra
» Suona ogni labbro il mio nome ...Del mar sul lido fra gente ostile

Wagner, Richard

Der Tannenbaum, WWV50
Die Walkure
» Wintersturme wichen dem Wonnemond (Siegmund's Love-Song)
Faust lieder (7) for voice & piano, op.5 WWV15
» IV Lied des Mephistopheles I
» V Lied des Mephistopheles II
Gotterdammerung
» Begrusse froh, o Held (Act 1)
» Bluhenden Lebens labende Glut
» Ein Weib weiss ich (Act 1)
» Gutrune (Act 1)
» Nun hor, Hagen (Act 1)
» Vergass' ich alles (Act 1)
» Vom Rhein her tont das Horn (Act 1)
» Was nahmst du am Eide nicht teil? (Act 1)
» Wer ist Gibichs Sohn? (Act 1)
Les deux grenadiers, WWV60
Mignonne, WWV57
Tannhauser
» Begluckt darf nun dich, o Heimat, ich schauen
» Blick ich umher
» O du, mein holder Abendstern
» Wie Todesahnung Dammrung deckt die Lande
» Wohl wusst' ich hier sie im Gebet zu finden (Act 3)
Tout n'est qu'images fugitives, WWV58

Warren, Elinor Remick

God me in my heart

Weill, Kurt

Love Life
» Here I'll stay

Zeller, Carl

Der Obersteiger (The Foreman)
» Sei nicht bos

Artists

Thomas Hampson (baritone)

Works

Bach, Johann Sebastian

Cantata BWV140 'Wachet auf, ruft uns die stimme'
» Mein Freund ist mein
» Recitative: So geh' herein zu mir

Berlin, Irving

Annie Get Your Gun
» I'm a bad, bad man: I'm honored - I'm flattered

Berlioz, Hector

Melodies (9), op.2 'Irlande'
» no.4 La belle voyageuse
» no.9 Elegie

Bernstein, Leonard

A simple song

Bowles, Paul

Blue Mountain Ballads

Brahms, Johannes

Ein deutsches Requiem (A German Requiem), op.45
» Denn wir haben hie keine bleibende Statt
» Herr, lehre doch mich

Britten, Benjamin

Billy Budd, op.50
» And Dansker, old friend, I've heard a tale (Act 2)
» And farewell to ye,old Rights o' Man! (Act 4)
» Billy! Hist, Billy Budd ...Dansker, old friend (Act 2)
» Look! Through the port comes the moonshine astray
» Next man forward ...Your name? Billy Budd, sir! ...Billy Budd, king of the birds (Act 1)
» You wanted to see me (Act 3)
War Requiem, op.66
» 'None' said the other 'save the undone years'
» After the blast of lightning from the East
» Be slowly lifted up, thou long black arm
» Bugles sang, saddening the evening air
» Out there, we've walked quite friendly up to Death
» So Abram rose, and clave the wood, and went - Hostias et preces tibi

Carpenter, John Alden

Looking-glass river

Copland, Aaron

Old American Songs Set 1
Old American Songs Set 2

Duke, John Woods

Miniver Cheevy

Durufle, Maurice

Requiem, op.9
» Domine Jesus Christe
» Hostias et preces
» Libera Me

Faure, Gabriel

Requiem, op.48
» Libera me
» Offertoire

Foster, Stephen

Hard Time Come Again No More
Nelly was a lady

Gounod, Charles

Faust
» Adieu, mon bon frere
» Avant de quitter ces lieux 'Valentin's aria'
» De l'enfer qui vient emousser nos armes (Act 2)
» Ecoute-moi bien, Marguerite (Act 4)
» Merci de ta chanson!
» O sainte medaille
» Par ici, par ici, mes amis (Act 4)
» Que voulez-vous, messieurs?

Homer, Sidney

General Booth enters into Heaven

Hopkinson, Francis

My days have been so wondrous free

Ives, Charles

Memories
Songs my mother taught me

Kalman, Emmerich

Grafin Mariza
» Auch ich war einst ein feiner Csardakavalier... Komm, Zigan

Kern, Jerome

Music in the Air
» The song is you

Korngold, Erich Wolfgang

Die tote Stadt, op.12
» Mein Sehnen

Lehar, Franz

Der Zarewitsch
» Allein! Wieder allein (Act 1)
Die lustige Witwe (The Merry Widow)
» O Vaterland, du machst bei Tag ...Da geh' ich zu Maxim (Act 1)

Liszt, Franz

Comment, disaient-ils, S276
Die Vatergruft, S281
Ihr Auge, S310
La tombe et la rose, S285
Oh! Quand je dors, S282
Uber allen Gipfeln ist Ruh, S306

MacDowell, Edward

The Sea

Mahler, Gustav

Das Lied von der Erde
» II Der Einsame im Herbst
Ruckert-Lieder (5)

Mendelssohn, Felix

Die erste Walpurgisnacht, op.60
» So weit gebracht, dass wir bei Nacht Allvater heimlich singen! (Act 1)

Millocker, Carl

Der Bettelstudent
» Ich knupfte manche zarte Bande (Act 1)

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

Cosi fan tutte, K588
» Rivolgete a lui lo sguardo
» Soave sia il vento
Don Giovanni, K527
» Ah, signor ...per carita! (Act 2)
» Ah taci, ingiusto core (Act 2)
» Alfin siam liberati, Zerlinetta gentil (Act 1)
» Amico, che ti par? ...Eccomi a voi (Act 2)
» Da qual tremor insolito (Act 2)
» Deh vieni alla finestra
» Don Giovanni, a cenar teco (Act 2)
» La ci darem la mano
» Meta di voi qua vadano
» Non sperar, se non m'uccidi ...Leporello, ove sei? (Act 1)
Grabmusik, K42
» Aria: Felsen, spaltest euren Rachen
» Recitative: Wo bin ich, bittrer Schmerz?
Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K492
» Ah, son perduto! (Act 1)
» Aprite, presto aprite
» Basilio, in traccia tosto (Act 1)
» Che novita! (Act 2)
» Cosa sento! Tosto andate (Act 1)
» Dunque, voi non aprite? (Act 2)
» Esci omai, garzon malnato
» Hai gia vinta la causa!
» Signore! Cos'e quel stupore? (Act 2)
» Susanna, or via, sortite (Act 2)
» Tutto e como lasciai
» Vedro mentr'io sospiro

Porter, Cole

Kiss me, Kate
» Strange dear, but true, dear

Puccini, Giacomo

Messa di Gloria
» Agnus Dei
» Benedictus qui venit in nomine Domini
» Sanctus Dominus Deus Sabaoth

Schubert, Franz

Winterreise, op.89, D911

Schumann, Robert

An Anna II
An Anna I
Dichterliebe, op.48
Gedichte (12), op.35
» no.2 Stirb, Lieb' und Freud'
» no.3 Wanderlied
» no.5 Sehnsucht nach der Waldgegend
» no.6 Auf das Trinkglas eines verstorbenen Freundes
» no.7 Wanderung 'Wohlauf und frisch gewandert ins unbekannte Land!'
» no.10 Stille Tranen
» no.12 Alte Laute
Gesanges Erwachen
Im Herbste
Kurzes Erwachen
Lieder und Gesange (5), op.27
» no.2 Dem roten Roslein gleicht mein Lieb
Myrthen, op.25
» no.13 Hochlanders Abschied
» no.22 Niemand
Romanzen und Balladen vol.3 (3), op.53
» no.3 Der arme Peter

Still, William Grant

Grief

Stolz, Robert

Trauminsel
» Ich hab' mich tausendmal verliebt
Wien wird bei Nacht erst schon

Strauss II, Johann

Der Zigeunerbaron (The Gypsy Baron)
» Als flotter Geist
Die Fledermaus
» Komm mit mir zum Souper (Act 1)

Strauss, Richard

Lieder (5), op.32
» no.5 Himmelsboten

Tauber, Richard

Der Singende Traum
» Du bist die Welt fur mich (You are the World to me)

Thomas, Ambroise

Hamlet
» Ah! que votre ame sans refuge (Act 3)
» Doute de la lumiere (Act 1)
» Ecoute-moi! (Act 1)
» Etre ou ne pas etre (Act 3)
» Hamlet, ma douleur est immense! (Act 3)
» Ici, l'ombre et le deuil (Act 1)
» J'ai pu frapper le miserable (Act 3)
» Mon fils! (Act 3)
» Pardonne, helas! ta voix m'accable! (Act 3)
» Spectre infernal! Image veneree! (Act 1)
» Viendra-t-il? (Act 1)

Traditional

Shenandoah (arr. White)

Ungar, Jay

A time for farewell

Verdi, Giuseppe

Don Carlo
» Carlos, ecoute (Act 4)
» Dieu, tu semas dans nos ames (Act 2)
» Le voila! C'est l'infant! (Act 2)
» O Roi! J'arrive de Flandre (Act 2)
» Oui, Carlos! C'est mon jour supreme (Act 4)
» Restez! (Act 2)
» Votre regard hardi s'est leve sur mon trone (Act 2)
Il trovatore
» Ardir! andiam, celiamoci fra l'ombre ...Per me, ora fatale (Act 2)
» Colui vivra ...Vivra! Contende il giubilo (Act 4)
» Conte! ...N'e cessi? (Act 4)
» Di gelosa amor sprezzato (Act I)
» Il Trovator! Io fremo! ...Deserto sulla terra (Act 1)
» Il balen del suo sorriso (Act 2)
» Mira d'acerbe lagrime
» Non m'inganno ...Ella scende! (Act 1)
» Qual suono! Oh ciel! (Act 2)
» Tacea la notte placida
» Tutto e deserto
» Udiste? Come albeggi la scure al figlio
I vespri siciliani
» Oui, je fus bien coupable ...Au sein de la puissance (Act 3)
La Traviata
» Die provenza il mar ......Ne rispondi ...no, non udrai rimproveri (Act 2)
Macbeth
» Ove son io? ...Vada in flamme (Act 3)
» Perfidi! All'anglo contro me v'unite!
Simon Boccanegra
» Suona ogni labbro il mio nome ...Del mar sul lido fra gente ostile

Wagner, Richard

Der Tannenbaum, WWV50
Die Walkure
» Wintersturme wichen dem Wonnemond (Siegmund's Love-Song)
Faust lieder (7) for voice & piano, op.5 WWV15
» IV Lied des Mephistopheles I
» V Lied des Mephistopheles II
Gotterdammerung
» Begrusse froh, o Held (Act 1)
» Bluhenden Lebens labende Glut
» Ein Weib weiss ich (Act 1)
» Gutrune (Act 1)
» Nun hor, Hagen (Act 1)
» Vergass' ich alles (Act 1)
» Vom Rhein her tont das Horn (Act 1)
» Was nahmst du am Eide nicht teil? (Act 1)
» Wer ist Gibichs Sohn? (Act 1)
Les deux grenadiers, WWV60
Mignonne, WWV57
Tannhauser
» Begluckt darf nun dich, o Heimat, ich schauen
» Blick ich umher
» O du, mein holder Abendstern
» Wie Todesahnung Dammrung deckt die Lande
» Wohl wusst' ich hier sie im Gebet zu finden (Act 3)
Tout n'est qu'images fugitives, WWV58

Warren, Elinor Remick

God me in my heart

Weill, Kurt

Love Life
» Here I'll stay

Zeller, Carl

Der Obersteiger (The Foreman)
» Sei nicht bos

Artists

Thomas Hampson (baritone)

About

One of today’s most innovative and insightful singers, Thomas Hampson is widely admired for his accomplished performances and his commitment to musical research and education.

Encompassing opera, operetta, song, oratorio and Broadway musicals, this special collection (Thomas Hampson has personally overviewed the track selection) showcases his remarkable versatility and highlights some of his greatest operatic roles.

The set also includes an interview documentary CD by Jon Tolansky, which offers fascinating insights into Hampson’s career and achievements.

Contents:
CD 1 - MOZART AND THE DA PONTE OPERAS
THE COUNT • MOZART: Le nozze di Figaro
1. Ah, son perduto! (Act I) (Cherubino/Count/Susanna/Basilio)
2. Cosa sento! Tosto andate (Act I) (Count/Basilio/Susanna)
3. Basilio, in traccia tosto (Act I) (Count/Susanna/Cherubino/Basilio)
4. Che novità! (Act II) (Count/Countess)
5. Susanna, or via, sortite (Act II) (Count/Countess/Susanna)
6. Dunque, voi non aprite? (Act II) (Count/Countess)
7. Aprite, presto, aprite (Act II) (Susanna/Cherubino)
8. Tutto è come io lasciai (Act II) (Count/Countess)
9. Esci, ormai, garzon malnato (Act II) (Count/Countess)
10. Signore! Cos’è quel stupore? (Act II) (Susanna/Count/Countess/Figaro)
11. Hai già vinta la causa! (Act III) (Count)
12. Vedrò mentr’io sospiro (Act III) (Count)
Cast:
- Petra Lang (mezzo-soprano): Cherubino
- Barbara Bonney (soprano): Susanna
- Philip Langridge (tenor): Basilio
- Charlotte Margiono (soprano): Countess
- Anton Scharinger (bass-baritone): Figaro
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Recorded: 1993, Concertgebouw, Amsterdam

13. Hai già vinta la causa! … Vedrò mentr’io sospiro (Act III) (Count)
Concentus Musicus Wien / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Recorded: 2003, Musikverein, Vienna

DON GIOVANNI • MOZART: Don Giovanni
14. Non sperar, se non m’uccidi … Leporello, ove sei? (Act I) (Donna Anna/Don Giovanni/ Leporello/Commendatore)
15. Alfin siam liberati, Zerlinetta gentil (Act I) (Don Giovanni/Zerlina)
16. Là ci darem la mano (Act I, Scene 9) (Don Giovanni/Zerlina)
17. Ah taci, ingiusto core (Act II) (Donna Elvira/Leporello/Don Giovanni)
18. Amico, che ti par?…Eccomi a voi (Act II) (Don Giovanni/Leporello/Donna Elvira)
19. Serenade: Deh, vieni alla finestra (Act II) (Don Giovanni)
20. Metà di voi qua vadano (Act II) (Don Giovanni)
21. Ah, signor…per carità! (Act II) (Leporello/Don Giovanni)
22. Don Giovanni, a cenar teco (Act II) (The Statue/Don Giovanni/Leporello)
23. Da qual tremor insolito (Act II) (Don Giovanni/Chorus of Devils/Leporello)
Cast:
- László Polgár (bass): Leporello
- Edita Gruberová (soprano): Donna Anna
- Robert Holl (bass-baritone): Commendatore
- Barbara Bonney (soprano): Zerlina
- Roberta Alexander (soprano): Donna Elvira
Netherlands Opera Chorus, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Recorded: 1988, Concertgebouw, Amsterdam

MOZART: Così fan tutte
24. Soave sia il vento (Act I) (Fiordiligi/Dorabella/Don Alfonso)
Cast:
- Charlotte Margiono (soprano): Fiordiligi)
- Delores Ziegler (mezzo-soprano): Dorabella)
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Recorded: 1991, Concertgebouw, Amsterdam

25. Rivolgete a lui lo sguardo (alternative aria) (Guglielmo)
Concentus Musicus Wien / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Recorded: 2003, Musikverein, Vienna

Total time: 73.50

CD 2 GOETHE AND SHAKESPEARE
MENDELSSOHN: Die erste Walpurgisnacht Op.60
1. So weit gebracht, daß wir bei Nacht Allvater heimlich singen! (Act I) (Druid priest/Chorus)
Arnold Schoenberg Chorus, Chamber Orchestra of Europe / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Recorded: 1992, Stefaniensaal, Graz, Austria

GOUNOD: Faust
2. Ô sainte médaille (Act II) (Valentin/Wagner/Siebel/Chorus)
3. Avant de quitter ces lieux (Act II) (Valentin) 3.36
4. Merci de ta chanson (Act II) (Chorus/Valentin/Wagner/Méphistophélès/Siebel)
5. De l’enfer qui vient émousser nos armes (Act II) (Chorus/Valentin)
6. Que voulez-vous, messieurs? (Act IV) (Valentin/Méphistophélès/Faust)
7. Par ici, par ici, mes amis (Act IV) (Marthe/Chorus/Valentin/Marguerite/Siebel) 
8. Écoute-moi bien, Marguerite (Act IV) (Valentin/Chorus/Siebel/Marthe)
9. Adieu, mon bon frère (Appendix) (Marguerite/Valentin)
Cast:
- Marc Barrard (baritone): Wagner
- Martine Mahé (mezzo-soprano): Siebel
- José van Dam (bass-baritone): Méphistophélès
- Richard Leech (tenor): Faust
- Nadine Denize (mezzo-soprano): Marthe
- Cheryl Studer (soprano): Marguerite
Chœur du Capitole de Toulouse, Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse / Michel Plasson
Recorded: 1991, Halle-aux-Grains, Toulouse

THOMAS: Hamlet
10. Doute de la lumière (Act I) (Hamlet/Ophélie)
11. Viendra-t-il? (Act I) (Horatio/Hamlet/Marcellus)
12. Ici, l’ombre et le deuil (Act I) (Hamlet/Horatio/Marcellus)
13. Invocation: Spectre infernal! Image vénérée! (Act I) (Hamlet/Marcellus/Horatio)
14. Écoute-moi! (Act I) (Le Spectre/Hamlet) 
15. J’ai pu frapper le misérable (Act III) (Hamlet)
16. Être ou ne pas être (Act III) (Hamlet)
17. Hamlet, ma douleur est immense! (Act III) (La Reine/Hamlet)
18. Ah! que votre âme sans refuge (Act III) (Hamlet/La Reine) 
19. Pardonne, hélas! ta voix m’accable! (Act III) (La Reine/Hamlet)
20. Mon fils! (Act III) (Le Spectre/Hamlet/La Reine)
Cast:
- June Anderson (soprano): Ophélie
- François Le Roux (baritone): Horatio
- Gérard Garino (tenor): Marcellus
- Denyce Graves (mezzo-soprano): La Reine
- Jean-Philippe Courtis (bass-baritone): Le Spectre
Ambrosian Opera Chorus, London Philharmonic Orchestra / Antonio de Almeida
Recorded: 1993, St Augustine’s Church, Kilburn, London

VERDI: Macbeth
21. Ove son io?…Vada in fiamme (Act III) (Macbeth)
22. Perfidi! All’anglo contro me v’unite … Pietà, rispetto, amore (Act IV) (Macbeth)
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment / Richard Armstrong
Recorded: 2000, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Total time: 78.20

CD 3 VERDI: FATHERS AND FANATICS
FATHERS
MONTFORT • Les Vêpres siciliennes
1. Oui, je fus bien coupable … Au sein de la puissance (Act III) (Montfort)

GERMONT • La traviata
2. Di Provenza il mar … Né rispondi … No, non udrai rimproveri (Act II) (Germont/Alfredo)
Daniil Shtoda (tenor): Alfredo
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment / Richard Armstrong
Recorded: 2000, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

BOCCANEGRA • Simon Boccanegra
3. Suona ogni labbro il mio nome…Del mar sul lido fra gente ostile (Prologue) (Simone/Fiesco)
Samuel Ramey (bass): Fiesco
Münchner Rundfunkorchester / Miguel Gómez-Martínez
Recorded: 1997, Studio 1, Bavarian Radio, Munich

FANATICS
IL CONTE DI LUNA • Il trovatore
4. Tace la notte! (Act I) (Conte)
5. Il Trovator! Io fremo! … Deserto sulla terra (Act I, Scene 2) (Conte/Manrico)
6. Non m’inganno … Ella scende! (Act I) (Conte/Leonora/Manrico)
7. Di gelosa amor sprezzato (Act I) (Conte/Leonora/Manrico)
8. Tutto è deserto (Act II) (Conte/Ferrando)
9. Il balen del suo sorriso (Act II) (Conte)
10. Qual suono! Oh ciel! (Act II) (Conte/Ferrando)
11. Ardir! andiam, celiamoci fra l’ombre … Per me, ora fatale (Act II) (Ferrando/Chorus/Conte)
12. Udiste? Come albeggi, la scure al figlio (Act IV) (Conte/Leonora)
13. Mira, di acerbe lagrime (Act IV) (Leonora/Conte)
14. Conte! … N’è cessi? (Act IV) (Leonora/Conte)
15. Colui vivrà … Vivrà! Contende il giubilo (Act IV) (Conte/Leonora)
Cast:
- Roberto Alagna (tenor): Manrico
- Angela Gheorghiu (soprano): Leonora
- Ildebrando D’Arcangelo (bass-baritone): Ferrando
London Voices, London Symphony Orchestra / Antonio Pappano
Recorded: September 2001, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

RODRIGUE, MARQUIS DE POSA • Don Carlos
16. Le voilà! C’est l’infant! (Act II) (Rodrigue/Don Carlos)
17. Dieu, tu semas dans nos âmes (Act II) (Don Carlos/Rodrigue/Chorus/Le Moine)
18. Restez! (Act II) (Philippe/Rodrigue)
19. Ô Roi! J’arrive de Flandre (Act II) (Rodrigue/Philippe)
20. Votre regard hardi s’est levé sur mon trône (Act II) (Philippe/Rodrigue)
21. Oui, Carlos! C’est mon jour suprême (Act IV) (Rodrigue/Don Carlos) 
22. Carlos, écoute (Act IV) (Rodrigue)
Cast:
- Roberto Alagna (tenor): Don Carlos
- Csaba Airizer (bass): Le Moine
- José van Dam (bass-baritone): Philippe II
Chœur du Théâtre du Châtelet, Orchestre de Paris / Antonio Pappano
Recorded live: 1996, Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris

Total time: 78.00

CD 4 WAGNER: OPERA AND SONGS
OPERA
WOLFRAM VON ESCHENBACH • Tannhäuser
1. Blick’ ich umher in diesem edlen Kreise (Act II) (Wolfram/Chorus/Tannhäuser)
2. Wohl wußt’ ich hier sie im Gebet zu finden (Act III) (Wolfram/Chorus/Elisabeth)
3. Beglückt darf nun dich, o Heimat, ich schauen(Act III) (Chorus/Elisabeth/Wolfram) 
4. Wie Todesahnung, Dämmerung deckt die Lande (Act III) (Wolfram)
5. O, du mein holder Abendstern (Act III) (Wolfram)
Cast:
- Peter Seiffert (tenor): Tannhäuser
- Jane Eaglen (soprano): Elisabeth
Chor der Deutschen Staatsoper Berlin, Staatskapelle Berlin / Daniel Barenboim
Recorded: 2001, NLG GmbH, Berlin

WOLFRAM VON ESCHENBACH • Tannhäuser
6. Wie Todesahnung…O du, mein holder Abendstern (Act III) (Wolfram)

SIEGMUND • Die Walküre
7. Winterstürme wichen dem Wonnemond (Act I) (Siegmund)
Münchner Rundfunkorchester / Fabio Luisi
Recorded: 1994, Herkulessaal der Residenz, München

GUNTHER • Götterdämmerung
8. Nun hör, Hagen (Act I) (Gunther/Hagen)
9. Ein Weib weiß ich (Act I) (Hagen/Gunther/Gutrune)
10. Vom Rhein her tönt das Horn (Act I) (Gunther/Hagen/Siegfried) Heil! Siegfried, teurer Held! (Act I) (Hagen)
11. Wer ist Gibichs Sohn? (Act I) (Siegfried/Gunther/Hagen)
12. Begrüße froh, o Held (Act I) (Gunther/Siegfried/Hagen/Gutrune)
13. Vergäß’ ich alles (Act I) (Siegfried)
14. Gutrune (Act I) (Gunther, Siegfried)
15. Blühenden Lebens (Act I) (Siegfried/Gunther)
16. Was nahmst du am Eide nicht teil? (Act I) (Siegfried/Hagen/Gunther/Gutrune)
Cast:
- John Tomlinson (bass): Hagen)
- Eva-Maria Bundschuh (soprano): Gutrune
- Siegfried Jerusalem (tenor): Siegfried
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks / Bernard Haitink
Recorded: 1991, Herkulessaal der Residenz, München

SONGS
17. Mignonne WWV57 (Ronsard)
18. Tout n’est qu’images fugitives WWV58 (Reboul)
19. Les Deux Grenadiers WWV60 (Loeve-Veimar)
20. Lied des Mephistopheles: Es war einmal ein König WWV15 No.4 (Goethe)
21. Lied des Mephistopheles: Was machst du mir WWV15 No.5 (Goethe)
22. Der Tannenbaum WWV50 (Scheurlin)
Geoffrey Parsons (piano)
Recorded: 24–26 February & 1 March 1993, Henry Wood Hall, London

Total time: 79.00

CD 5 BRITTEN: BILLY BUDD AND WAR REQUIEM
Billy Budd
1. Next man forward … Your name? Billy Budd, sir!…Billy Budd, king of the birds (Act I) (Claggart/Billy/First Lieutenant/Sailing Master) 3.58
2. Billy! Hist, Billy Budd … Dansker, old friend (Act II) (Novice/Billy/Dansker) 3.46
3. And Dansker, old friend, I’ve heard a tale (Act II) (Billy/Dansker) 4.19
4. You wanted to see me (Act III) (Billy/Vere/Claggart) 5.24
5. Look! Through the port comes the moon- shine astray… (Act IV) (Billy/Dansker) 8.51
6. And farewell to ye, old Rights o’ Man! (Act IV) (Billy)  2.13
Cast:
- Eric Halfvarson (bass): Claggart
- Russell Smythe (baritone): First Lieutenant
- Gidon Saks (bass-baritone): Sailing Master
- Christopher Gillett (tenor): Squeak
- Richard Van Allan (bass): Dansker
- Andrew Burden (tenor): Novice
- Anthony Rolfe Johnson (tenor): Captain Vere
Northern Voices, Hallé Choir, Hallé Orchestra / Kent Nagano
Recorded live: 1997, Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

War Requiem
7. Bugles sang, saddening the evening air
8. Out there, we’ve walked quite friendly up to Death
9. Be slowly lifted up, thou long black arm
10. So Abram rose, and clave the wood, and went – Hostias et preces tibi
11. After the blast of lightning from the East
12. ‘None’ said the other ‘save the undone years’
Jerry Hadley (tenor), Westminster Symphonic Choir, New York Philharmonic / Kurt Masur
Recorded live: 1997, Avery Fisher Hall, New York

War Requiem
13. Bugles sang, saddening the evening air
14. Out there, we’ve walked quite friendly up to Death
15. Be slowly lifted up, thou long black arm – Dies irae, dies illa
16. So Abram rose, and clave the wood, and went – Hostias et preces tibi
17. After the blast of lightning from the East
18. ‘None’ said the other ‘save the undone years’
Ian Bostridge (tenor), Coro e Voci Bianche dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia (Roma), Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia (Roma) / Antonio Pappano
Recorded live: 2013, Sala Santa Cecilia, Auditorium Parco della Musica, Rome

Total time: 75.46

CD 6 LIEDER – SCHUBERT: WINTERREISE
SCHUBERT: Winterreise D911 (Müller)
Wolfgang Sawallisch (piano)
Recorded: 1997, Bavaria Musik Studio, Munich
Total time: 69.47

CD 7 LIEDER – SCHUMANN
SCHUMANN: 5 frühe Kerner-Lieder
Geoffrey Parsons (piano)
Recorded: 1989, Siemensvilla, Berlin

SCHUMANN: Songs to poems by Robert Burns (Translated by Wilhelm Gerhard)
- Niemand Op.25 No.22
- Dem roten Röslein gleicht mein Lieb Op.27 No.2
- Hochländers Abschied Op.25 No.13
Geoffrey Parsons (piano)
Recorded live: 1993, Usher Hall, Edinburgh

SCHUMANN: 12 Gedichte Op.35
- II Stirb, Lieb’ und Freud!
- III Wanderlied
- V Sehnsucht nach der Waldgegend
- VI Auf das Trinkglas eines verstorbenen Freundes
- VII Wanderung
- X Stille Tränen
- XII Alte Laute
Geoffrey Parsons (piano)
Recorded: 1989, Siemensvilla, Berlin

SCHUMANN: Dichterliebe Op.48 (Heine)
Geoffrey Parsons (piano)
Recorded live: 1993, Usher Hall, Edinburgh

SCHUMANN: Der arme Peter Op.53 No.3 (Heine)
Wolfgang Sawallisch (piano)
Recorded: 1994, Giandomenico Studio, Collingswood, New Jersey

Total time: 79.00

CD 8 LIEDER AND FRENCH MÉLODIES
BERLIOZ: Irlande Op.2
- La Belle Voyageuse (Gounet)
- Élégie en prose (Louise Belloc after Thomas Moore)
LISZT:
- La Tombe et la Rose G285/G539 (Hugo)
- Comment, disaient-ils G276/G535 (Hugo) S276 No.2 (2nd version)
- Oh, quand je dors G282 (Hugo) S282 No.2 ‘Élégie Étienne Monnier’ (2nd version)
- Die Vätergruft G281/G371 (Uhland)
- Ihr Auge G310 (Rellstab)
- Wanderers Nachtlied: Über allen Gipfeln ist Ruh’ G306 (Goethe)
Geoffrey Parsons (piano)
Recorded: 1993, Henry Wood Hall, London

STRAUSS:
- Himmelsboten (Der Mondschein) Op.32 No.5 (Des Knaben Wunderhorn)
Geoffrey Parsons (piano)
Recorded: 1989, Siemensvilla, Berlin

MAHLER: Rückert-Lieder
Wolfram Rieger (piano)
Recorded: 1996, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

MAHLER: Das Lied von der Erde
- Der Einsame im Herbst
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra / Sir Simon Rattle
Recorded: 1995, Butterworth Hall, University of Warwick

MAHLER: Das Lied von der Erde
- Der Einsame im Herbst
Wolfram Rieger (piano)
Recorded: 1996, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

KORNGOLD: Die tote Stadt
- Mein Sehnen, mein Wähnen (Pierrots Tanzlied) (Act II) (Fritz)
Münchner Rundfunkorchester / Fabio Luisi
Recorded: 1994, Herkulessaal, Munich

Total time: 79.55

CD 9 SONGS FROM THE NEW WORLD
Trad. arr. COPLAND: Old American Songs (Sets 1 & 2)
Saint Paul Chamber Orchestra / Hugh Wolff
Recorded: 1992, Ordway Music Theatre, St Paul, Minnesota, USA

HOPKINSON:
- My Days Have Been So Wondrous Free
BERNSTEIN:
- A Simple Song
IVES:
- Songs My Mother Taught Me
Wolfram Rieger (piano)
Recorded: 2008, Teldec Studios, Berlin

IVES:
- Memories
Craig Rutenberg (piano)
Recorded: 2009, Rose Studio, Lincoln Center, New York

UNGAR:
- A Time For Farewell
Trad. arr. WHITE
- Shenandoah
WARREN:
- God Be In My Heart
Wolfram Rieger (piano)
Recorded: 2008, Teldec Studios, Berlin

CARPENTER:
- Looking-Glass River
DUKE:
- Miniver Cheevy
Craig Rutenberg (piano)
Recorded: 2009, Rose Studio, Lincoln Center, New York

STILL:
- Grief
Wolfram Rieger (piano)
Recorded: 2008, Teldec Studios, Berlin

BOWLES: Blue Mountain Ballads
HOMER: General Booth Enters Into Heaven
Craig Rutenberg (piano)
Recorded: 2009, Rose Studio, Lincoln Center, New York

MACDOWELL: Old American Songs
- The Sea
Wolfram Rieger (piano)
Recorded: 2008, Teldec Studios, Berlin

FOSTER: Old American Songs
- Nelly Was A Lady
- Hard Times Come Again No More
Craig Rutenberg (piano)
Recorded: 2009, Rose Studio, Lincoln Center, New York

Total time: 79.40

CD 10 OPERETTA AND BROADWAY OPERETTA
LEHÁR: Die lustige Witwe
1. O Vaterland, du machst bei Tag … Da geh’ ich zu Maxim (Act I) (Danilo)
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Franz Welser-Möst
Recorded live: 1993, Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London

LEHÁR: Der Zarewitsch
2. Wolgalied: Allein! Wieder allein! (Act I) (Aljoscha)
KÁLMÁN: Gräfin Mariza
3. Komm Zigány: Auch ich war einst ein feiner Csárdáskavalier (Act I) (Tassilo)
MILLÖCKER: Der Bettelstudent
4. Ich knüpfte manche zarte Bande (Act I) (Symon)
London Philharmonic Orchestra / Franz Welser-Möst
Recorded: 1994 & 1998, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

STOLZ:
5. Wien wird bei Nacht erst schön
STOLZ: Trauminsel
6. Ich hab’ mich tausendmal verliebt (Rubio)
TAUBER: Der singende Traum
7. Du bist die Welt für mich (Tokito)
ZELLER: Der Obersteiger
8. Sei nicht bös’, es kann nicht sein (Act II) (Martin/Chorus)
STRAUSS: Der Zigeunerbaron
9. Als flotter Geist, doch früh verwaist (Act I) (Barinkay/Chorus) 
London Voices, London Philharmonic Orchestra / Franz Welser-Möst
Recorded: 1994 & 1998, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

STRAUSS: Die Fledermaus
10. Komm mit mir zum Souper (Act I) (Falke/Eisenstein)  3.38
Jerry Hadley tenor (Eisenstein)
Welsh National Opera Orchestra / Carlo Rizzi
Recorded: 26–31 August 1992, Brangwyn Hall, Swansea _ 1993 Teldec Classics International GmbH

BROADWAY
BERLIN: Annie Get Your Gun
11. I’M A BAD, BAD MAN: I’m honored – I’m flattered (Frank/Girls)
Ambrosian Chorus, London Sinfonietta / John McGlinn
Recorded: 31990, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

PORTER: Kiss Me, Kate
12. SO IN LOVE: Strange, dear, but true, dear (Fred)
London Sinfonietta / John McGlinn
Recorded: 1989, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

WEILL: Love Life
13. Here I’ll Stay (Sam/Susan)
Jeanne Lehman (Susan), London Sinfonietta / John McGlinn
Recorded: 1994, Lyndhurst Hall, Air Studios, London

KERN: Music in the Air
14. The Song Is You (Bruno)
London Sinfonietta / John McGlinn
Recorded: 1992, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road Studios, London

Total time: 60.00

CD 11 SACRED WORKS
BACH: Cantata No.140: Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme BWV140
1. Recitative: So geh’ herein zu mir
2. Duet: Mein Freund ist mein!
Alan Bergius (treble), Concentus Musicus Wien / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Recorded: 1983, Vienna

MOZART: Grabmusik K42/35a
3. Recitative: Wo bin ich, bittrer Schmerz?
4. Aria: Felsen, spaltest euren Rachen
Concentus Musicus Wien / Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Recorded: 1991, Casino Zögernitz, Vienna

BRAHMS: Ein deutsches Requiem Op.45
5. III. Herr, lehre doch mich
6. VI. Denn wir haben hier keine bleibende Statt
Chicago Symphony Chorus, Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Daniel Barenboim
Recorded: 1992, Orchestral Hall, Chicago

FAURÉ: Requiem
7. II Offertoire
8. VI Libera me
Ambrosian Singers,Philharmonia Orchestra / Michel Legrand
Recorded: 5–8 June 1993, Watford Town Hall

PUCCINI: Messa di Gloria
9. Sanctus Dominus Deus Sabaoth
10. Benedictus qui venit in nomine Domini
11. Agnus Dei
Roberto Alagna (tenor), London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra / Antonio Pappano
Recorded: 2000, No.1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

DURUFLÉ: Requiem
12. III Domine Jesus Christe –
13. Hostias
14. VIII Libera me
Marie-Claire Alain (organ), Orfeón Donostiarra, Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse / Michel Plasson
Recorded: 1999, Église Notre Dame La Daurade, Toulouse

Total time: 72.40

CD 12 THOMAS HAMPSON – AN INTERVIEW PORTRAIT
Written, narrated and produced by Jon Tolansky
1. Introduction
MAHLER Das Lied von der Erde Der Einsame im Herbst
2. Early years, studying with major influences, becoming a singer, and working with Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Commentary from Thomas Hampson
BACH: Cantata No.140: Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme / Recitative: So geh’ herein zu mir, BWV140
3. Don Giovanni, and singing the role with Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Commentary from Thomas Hampson
MOZART: Don Giovanni (Già la mensa è preparata) … Vivan le femmine (Act II) (extract)
Commentary from Thomas Hampson
MOZART: Don Giovanni (Già la mensa è preparata) … Dammi la mano in pegno (Act II) (extract)
4. Montfort in Les Vêpres siciliennes
Commentary from Thomas Hampson
VERDI: Les Vêpres siciliennes Oui, je fus bien coupable … Au sein de la puissance (Act III) (extract)
5. Introductory narration about Simon Boccanegra
6. Simon Boccanegra
VERDI: Simon Boccanegra Prologue (Suona ogni labbro il mio nome)…chi fia (extract)
Commentary from Thomas Hampson
7. Britten’s War Requiem
BRITTEN: War Requiem After the blast of lightning from the East (extract)
Commentary from Thomas Hampson
8. Schubert’s Winterreise – Introduction
SCHUBERT: Winterreise Gute Nacht (Fremd bin ich eingezogen) (extract)
Commentary from Thomas Hampson
9. Schubert’s Winterreise
SCHUBERT: Winterreise Gefrorne Tränen (extract)
Commentary from Thomas Hampson
10. Mahler
MAHLER: Rückert-Lieder Blicke mir nicht in die Lieder (extract)
Commentary from Thomas Hampson
11. Closing Narration on Rückert-Lieder and
Introductory Narration about American Song
12. American Song
BOWLES: Blue Mountain Ballads Cabin (extract)
Commentary from Thomas Hampson
13. Operetta
TAUBER: Der singende Traum Du bist die Welt für mich (extract)
Commentary from Thomas Hampson
14. Hampsong Foundation and Education for Song and Opera
SCHUBERT: Winterreise Täuschung (extract)
Commentary from Thomas Hampson
Total time: 80.07
This interview was conducted in Zurich on 22 August 2014

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