Joan Sutherland – Complete Decca Studio Recitals

Joan Sutherland – Complete Decca Studio Recitals

23 CDs including some of the Australian soprano’s best recordings, as The Art of the Prima Donna, Bel Canto Arias, Operatic Duets (with Luciano Pavarotti) and The Age of Belcanto.

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Joan Sutherland – Complete Decca Studio Recitals

CD 1:

OPERATIC ARIAS

Orchestre des Concerts du Conservatoire / Nello Santi

Recording location: Maison de la Chimie, Paris, 28–30 April 1959

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CDs 2-3:

THE ART OF THE PRIMA DONNA

Orchestra and Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
(Chorus master: Douglas Robinson)
Francesco Molinari-Pradelli

Recording location: Kingsway Hall, London, 15–18 August 1960

CDs 4-5:

COMMAND PERFORMANCE

London Symphony Orchestra / Richard Bonynge

Recording location: Kingsway Hall, London, 26 October–3 November 1962

CDs 6-7:

THE AGE OF BEL CANTO

Joan Sutherland, soprano
Marilyn Horne, mezzo-soprano
Richard Conrad, tenor
New Symphony Orchestra of London (CD 6)
London Symphony Orchestra & Chorus (CD 7)
Richard Bonynge

Recording locations: Decca Studio No.3, West Hampstead, 7–20 June 1963 (CD 6);
Kingsway Hall, London, 25–29 June 1963 (CD 7)

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CD 8:

JOY TO THE WORLD

The Ambrosian Singers*
New Philharmonia Orchestra / Richard Bonynge
Recording location: Kingsway Hall, London, May 1965

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CD 9:

NOËL COWARD ALBUM

Chorus and orchestra conducted by Richard Bonynge
Recording location: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London, July 1966

CDs 10-11:

LOVE LIVE FOREVER

Ambrosian Light Opera Chorus
(Chorus master: John McCarthy)
New Philharmonia Orchestra
Richard Bonynge
Recording location: Kingsway Hall, London, March & July 1966

CDs 12-13:

ROMANTIC FRENCH ARIAS

Joan Sutherland soprano
André Pépin solo flute
L’Orchestre de la Suisse Romande / Richard Bonynge
Recording location: Victoria Hall, Geneva, September 1969

CD 14:

SONGS MY MOTHER TAUGHT ME

New Philharmonia Orchestra / Richard Bonynge
Recording location: Kingsway Hall, London, August 1972

CD 15:

OPERATIC DUETS

Joan Sutherland, soprano
Luciano Pavarotti, tenor
National Philharmonic Orchestra / Richard Bonynge
Recording location: Kingsway Hall, London, 19–23 September 1976

CDs 16-17:

SERATE MUSICALI

Joan Sutherland, soprano
Richard Bonynge, piano
Recording location: Chalet Monet, Les Avants, Switzerland, June 1978

CD 18:

WAGNER RECITAL

National Philharmonic Orchestra / Richard Bonynge
Recording location: Kingsway Hall, London, November 1978

CD 19:

MOZART RECITAL

National Philharmonic Orchestra / Richard Bonynge
Recording location: Kingsway Hall, London, May and November 1978

CD 20:

BEL CANTO ARIAS

Orchestra of Welsh National Opera / Richard Bonynge
Recording location: Walthamstow Assembly Hall, London, September 1985

CD 21:

TALKING PICTURES

English Chamber Orchestra / Richard Bonynge
Recording location: Walthamstow Assembly Hall, London, 1–6 April 1986

CD 22:

ROMANTIC TRIOS
Songs for soprano, horn and piano

Joan Sutherland, soprano
Barry Tuckwell, horn
Richard Bonynge, piano
Recording location: Henry Wood Hall, London, October 1987

CD 23:

RARITIES AND FIRST RECORDINGS

Various Artists and Recording Locations