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CDA 1804/05-2 Siv Wennberg - A Great Primadonna Vol.5

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Arias and Songs with Orchestra - Songs with piano
This fifth volume in the Sterling series includes performances of famous opera arias and some rare ones. The sleepwalker scene in the Lady Mackbeth includes a high D flat in pianissimo at the end, a world class performance where Siv Wennberg have few peers.
The Beethoven monumental concert aria Ah! Perfido was performed with Eliahu Inbal, an exellent conductor and the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra.
The romances with piano features five of the Rückert-lieder, the only Mahler songs Wennberg ever performed. The album ends with Rossini, La regata veneziana with its three line octave C.
A very suitable end to this album of Siv Wennberg arias and songs.
  • Pietro Mascagni (1863-1945) 
    Cavalleria Rustica - Voi lo sapete

  • Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901) 
    Don Carlos - O don fatale

  • Giacomo Puccini (1858 - 1924) 
    Manon Lescaut - Sola perduta abbandonata

  • Carl Maria von Weber (1786 - 1826) 
    Obron - Ozean du ungeheuer

  • Ture Rangström (1884 - 1947) 
    Sköldmön

  • Jean Sibelius (1865 - 1857) 
    Säv, säv, susa
    Flickan kom ifrån sin älsklings möte
    Luonnator, Op.70


  • Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827) 
    Ah! Perfido

  • Giuseppe Verdi (1813 - 1901) 
    Macbeth - Ambizioso spirito tu sei Macbetto
    Macbeth - Ootplånlig, den röda strimman

  • Wilhelm Stenhammar (1871 - 1927) 
    I Skogen

  • Franz Schubert (1797 - 1828) 
    Auf dem Wasser zu singen, D 774
    Suleika, D 720
    An die Musik, D 547
    Der Musensohn, D 764

  • Edvard Grieg (1843 - 1907) 
    Hilsen
    En svane, Op 25:2
    En drøm, Op 24:6


  • Richard Struss (1864 - 1949) 
    Die Georgine 'Warum so spät erst'
    Nachtgang, Op.29:3
    Ständchen 'Mach auf, mach auf!'
    All main Gedanken, Op 21:1
    Cäcilie, Op.27:2


  • Gustav Mahler (1860 - 1911) 
  • Rückert-Lider:
    Liebst du um Schönheit
    Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen
    Blicke mir nicht in die Lieder!
    Ich atmet' einen linden Duft
    Un Mitternacht

  • Gioacchino Rossini (1792 - 1868) 
    La regata veneziana - three canzonettas