The New Yorker hailed her as "the best dramatic soprano before the public", while the San Francisco Chronicle enthused, "She is to singers what Niagara is to waterfalls." To mark the 100th anniversary of Eileen Farrell (1920-2002), Sony Classical presents this new 16-album collection of this beloved artist's entire American Columbia recordings from 1946 to 1963, displaying her uniquely wide repertoire, ranging from Brünnhilde to Broadway, from Cherubini's Medea to Berg's Marie, from Debussy songs to Danny Boy, from Gluck to Gershwin, with 6 LPs appearing for the first time on modern recording on Sony Classical.
The New Yorker hailed her as "the best dramatic soprano before the public", while the San Francisco Chronicle enthused, "She is to singers what Niagara is to waterfalls." To mark the 100th anniversary of Eileen Farrell (1920-2002), Sony Classical presents this new 16-album collection of this beloved artist's entire American Columbia recordings from 1946 to 1963, displaying her uniquely wide repertoire, ranging from Brünnhilde to Broadway, from Cherubini's Medea to Berg's Marie, from Debussy songs to Danny Boy, from Gluck to Gershwin, with 6 LPs appearing for the first time on modern recording on Sony Classical.
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Complete Columbia Collection / Various (Box)
Artist: Complete Columbia Collection / Various Box
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1. Berg: Wozzeck, Op. 7
2. Berg: Wozzeck, Op. 7
3. Cherubini: Medea, Act I: "E forse qui che il vil sicuro sta?... Dei tuoi figli" (Remastered)
4. Cherubini: Medea, Act I: "Nemici senza cor" (Remastered)
5. Cherubini: Medea, Act II: "Date almen per pietà" (Remastered)
6. Cherubini: Medea, Act II: "Ebben! Tutto mi manca" (Remastered)
7. Cherubini: Medea, Act II: "So che da mia bontà" (Remastered)
8. Cherubini: Medea, Act II: "Novella strana... Figli miei, miei tesor" (Remastered)
9. Cherubini: Medea, Act II: "Verrà presto all'altar" (Remastered) 1
10. Cherubini: Medea, Act III: Introduzione (Remastered) 1
11. Cherubini: Medea, Act III: "Numi venite a me, inferni Dei!" (Remastered) 1
12. Cherubini: Medea, Act III: "Del fiero duol che il cor mi frange" (Remastered) 1
13. Cherubini: Medea, Act III: "E che? Io son Medea!" (Remastered) 1
14. Beethoven: Ah! Perfido, Op. 65 1
15. Beethoven: Fidelio, Op.72, Act I: "Abscheulicher, wo eilst du hin?" 1
16. Weber: Der Freischütz, Op. 77, Act II: "Leise leise fromme Weise" 1
17. Weber: Der Freischütz, Op. 77, Act III: Cavatina "Und ob die Wolke" 1
18. Cherubini: Medea, Act II: Solo un pianto con te versare" 1
19. Gluck: Alceste, Act I: "Grands dieux! du destin, qui m'accable 2
20. Puccini: Gianni Schicchi, Act I: "O mio babbino caro" 2
21. Puccini: La bohème, Act II: "Quando me'n vo' soletta per la via" 2
22. Puccini: La bohème, Act I: "Si, mi chiamano Mimi" 2
23. Puccini: La bohème, Act III: "Donde lieta usci" 2
24. Puccini: La rondine, Act I: "Chi il bel sogno di Doretta?" 2
25. Puccini: Tosca, Act I: "Non la sospiri" 2
26. Puccini: Tosca, Act II: "Vissi d'arte" 2
27. Puccini: Madame Butterfly, Act I: "Spira sul mare" 2
28. Puccini: Madama Butterfly, Act II: "Un bel di vedremo" 2
29. Puccini: Manon Lescaut, Act II: "In quelle trine morbide" 3
30. Puccini: Turandot, Act III: "Tu che di gel sei cinta" 3
31. Puccini: Turandot, Act II: "In questa reggia" 3
32. Mercer-Arlen: Blues in the Night (Remastered) 3
33. Mercer-Kern: I'm Old Fashioned (Remastered) 3
34. Berlin: Supper Time (Remastered) 3
35. Gershwin-Gershwin: Looking for a Boy (Remastered) 3
36. Hart-Rodgers: Glad to be Unhappy (Remastered) 3
37. Fields-McHugh: On the Sunny Side of the Street (Remastered) 3
38. Harburg-Lane: Old Devil Moon (Remastered) 3
39. Hart-Rodgers: He Was Too Good To Me (Remastered) 4
40. Hart-Rodgers: Ten Cents a Dance (Remastered) 4
41. Martin-Blane: Ev'rytime (Remastered) 4
42. Maxwell-Weill: September Song (Remastered) 4
43. Koehler-Arlen: I Gotta Right to Sing the Blues (Remastered) 4
44. Moore: Believe Me, If All Those Endearing Young Charms (Remastered) 4
45. Moore: The Minstrel Boy: Irish Air from Golden Book (Remastered) 4
46. Traditional-Moore: The Last Rose of Summer (Remastered) 4
47. Traditional-Moore: The Kerry Dance (Remastered) 4
48. Molloy: Come Back to Erin (Remastered) 4
49. Clabibel: Killarney (Remastered) 5
50. Falconer-Balfe: Danny Boy (Remastered) 5
51. Weatherly-Weatherly: The Rose of Tralee [arranged by Floyd J. St. Clair] (Remastered) 5
52. Glover-St. Clair: The Marine's Hymn (Remastered) 5
53. Schubert: An die Leier Op. 56, No. 2 (Remastered) 5
54. Schubert: Die Fischerweise, Op. 96, No. 4 (Remastered) 5
55. Schubert: An die Laute, Op. 81, No. 2 (Remastered) 5
56. Schubert: Du liebst mich nicht, Op. 59, No. 1 (Remastered) 5
57. Schubert: Dem Unendlichen, Nachlass, Lfg. 10 (Remastered) 5
58. Schumann: Volksliedchen, Op. 51, No. 2 (Remastered) 5
59. Schumann: An den Mond, Op. 95, No. 2 (Remastered) 6
60. Schumann: Mein schöner Stern, Op. 101, No. 4 (Remastered) 6
61. Schumann: Die Soldatenbraut, Op. 64, No. 1 (Remastered) 6
62. Debussy: Beau Soir (Remastered) 6
63. Debussy: C'est L'extase (Remastered) 6
64. Debussy: Fleur des Blés (Remastered) 6
65. Debussy: Noël Des Enfants Qui N'ont Plus De Maisons (Remastered) 6
66. Debussy: L'ombre Des Arbres (Remastered) 6
67. Poulenc: Hôtel (Remastered) 6
68. Poulenc: Voyage A Paris (Remastered) 6
69. Poulenc: C (Remastered) 7
70. Poulenc: Reines Des Mouettes (Remastered) 7
71. Poulenc: Fleurs (Remastered) 7
72. Traditional- Henderson: What Child is This? 7
73. Traditional- Henderson: God Rest Ye Merry, Gentleman 7
74. Traditional- Henderson: Lullay My Liking 7
75. Traditional- Henderson: Deck the Halls with Boughs of Holly 7
76. Vaughan Williams-Morris-Henderson: Snow In The Street 7
77. Murray-McFarland-Henderson: Away In A Manger 7
78. Traditional- Henderson: Sleep, Holy Babe 7
79. Gruber-Mohr-Henderson: Silent Night, Holy Night 8
80. Willis-Sears-Henderson: It Came Upon A Midnight Clear (Vocal) 8
81. Redner-Brook-Henderson: O Little Town of Bethlehem (Vocal) 8
82. Handel-Watts-Henderson:  Joy To The World 8
83. Traditional- Henderson: O Come, All Ye Faithful (Adeste Fideles) 8
84. Mendelssohn-Bartholdy- Wesley-Henderson: Hark! The Herald Angels Sing 8
85. Traditional- Henderson: The Coventry Carol (Vocal) 8
86. Traditional- Henderson: Song of the Crib 8
87. Traditional- Henderson: The First Noel 8
88. Handel: Messiah, HWV 56 (Excerpts) 8
89. Verdi: Aida: Ritorna vincitor! 9
90. Verdi: Un ballo in maschera: Ma dall'arido stelo 9
91. Verdi: Otello: Salce, salce - Ave Maria 9
92. Verdi: Simon Boccanegra: Come in quest'ora bruna 9
93. Verdi: Il trovatore: Tacea la notte placida 9
94. Verdi: Il trovatore: D'amor sull'ali rosee vanne 9
95. Verdi: La forza del destino: Pace, pace, mio Dio! 9
96. Hart-Rodgers: My Funny Valentine (Remastered) 9
97. Howard: Fly Me to the Moon (Remastered) 9
98. Webster-Ellington: I Got It Bad and That Ain't Good (Remastered) 9
99. DeSylva-Macdonald-Gershwin: Somebody Loves Me (Remastered) 10
100. Shaw-Garner: Dreamy (Remastered) 10
101. Koehler-Moll-Barris: Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams (Remastered) 10
102. Gershwin-Gershwin: The Man I Love (Remastered) 10
103. Burr-Henderson: Solitaire (The Game of Love) (Remastered) 10
104. Howard: To Be In Love (Remastered) 10
105. Gershwin-Gershwin: A Foggy Day (Remastered) 10
106. Cahn-Van Heusen: The Second Time Around (Remastered) 10
107. Latouche-Fetter-Duke: Taking a Chance on Love (Remastered) 10
108. Beethoven: Missa Solemnis in D Major, Op. 123 (Remastered) 10
109. Verdi: Don Carlos: "Io vengo a domandar" 11
110. Verdi: Aida: "Pur ti riveggo, mia dolce Aida" 11
111. Verdi: Simon Boccanegra: "Cielo di stelle orbato...Vieni a mirar la cerula marina tremolante" 11
112. Verdi: Un ballo in maschera: "Teco io sto - Non sai tu che se l'anima mia" 11
113. Verdi: Otello: "Già nella notte densa" 11
114. Hammerstein-Rodgers: Hello, Young Lovers (Remastered) 11
115. Hart-Rodgers: My Romance (Remastered) 11
116. Porter: In the Still of the Night (Remastered) 11
117. Koehler-Arlen: Stormy Weather (Remastered) 11
118. Mercer-Arlen: Out of this World (Remastered) 11
119. Capote-Arlen: I Never Has Seen Snow (Remastered) 12
120. Porter: I've Got You Under My Skin (Remastered) 12
121. Hart-Rodgers: Where or When (Remastered) 12
122. Engvick-Wilder: The April Age (Remastered) 12
123. Comden-Green-Styne: The Party's Over (Remastered) 12
124. Langdon-Previn: The Faraway Part Of Town (Remastered) 12
125. Hammerstein II-Kern: Can't Help Lovin' That Man (Remastered) 12
126. Wagner: Götterdämmerung, WWV 86D: Brünhilde's Immolation Scene (Remastered) 12
127. Wagner: Wesendonck Lieder, WWV 91 12
128. Vaughan-Williams: Serenade to Music (From "The Merchant of Venice, Act V, Scene 1") 12
129. Gershwin-Gershwin: But Not For Me (Remastered) 13
130. Hart-Rodgers: Spring Is Here (Remastered) 13
131. Engvick-Wilder: Everywhere I Look (Remastered) 13
132. Capote-Arlen: A Sleepin' Bee (Remastered) 13
133. Mercer-Arlen: I Wonder What Became Of Me (Remastered) 13
134. Dietz-Schwartz: By Myself (Remastered) 13
135. Latouche-Duke: Cabin In The Sky (Remastered) 13
136. Langdon-Previn: Just For Now (Remastered) 13
137. Langdon-Previn: Where I Wonder (Remastered) 13
138. Langdon-Arlen: The Morning After (Remastered) 13
139. Howard: Be My All (Remastered) 14
140. Gershwin-Gershwin: Love Is Here To Stay (Remastered) 14
141. Respighi: Io Sono La Madre (Remastered) 14
142. Respighi: In Alto Mare (Remastered) 14
143. Respighi: Nebbie (Remastered) 14
144. Respighi: Invito alla Danza (Remastered) 14
145. Respighi: Venitelo a Vedere 'L Mi' Piccino (Remastered) 14
146. Respighi: Mattinata (Remastered) 14
147. Castelnuovo-Tedesco: La Pastorella (Remastered) 14
148. Caste

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The New Yorker hailed her as "the best dramatic soprano before the public", while the San Francisco Chronicle enthused, "She is to singers what Niagara is to waterfalls." To mark the 100th anniversary of Eileen Farrell (1920-2002), Sony Classical presents this new 16-album collection of this beloved artist's entire American Columbia recordings from 1946 to 1963, displaying her uniquely wide repertoire, ranging from Brünnhilde to Broadway, from Cherubini's Medea to Berg's Marie, from Debussy songs to Danny Boy, from Gluck to Gershwin, with 6 LPs appearing for the first time on modern recording on Sony Classical.