Lyric Opera’s “The Pearl Fishers”

November 18, 2017, 4:30 pm

Longtime audience favorite, the Pearl Fishers’ duet will be sung by Jerry Hadley and Thomas Hampson. Other selections from Bizet’s opera are sung by Janine Micheau, Enrico Caruso and Placido Domingo.

Music

Bizet: The Pearl Fishers, “Au Fond du Temple Saint”
Jerry Hadley and Thomas Hampson with the Orchestra of the Welsh National Opera
Conducted by Carlo Rizzi
Recorded in Swansea in 1992
TELDEC 9031‐73283‐2

Bizet: The Pearl Fishers, “A Cette Voix…Je Crois Entendre Encore”
Placido Domingo with the New Philharmonia Orchestra
Conducted by Nello Santi
Recorded in London in 1972
RCA 09026-63527‐2

Bizet: The Pearl Fishers “Me Voila Seule…Comme Autrefois”
Janine Micheau with the Orchestra of the National Theatre of the Opera Comique
Conducted by Pierre Dervaux
Recorded in Paris in 1957
EMI CDM 7 69705 2

Bizet: The Pearl Fishers, “De Mon Amie”
Enrico Caruso with Orchestra
Recorded in 1916
NAXOS 8.110751