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Great Opera Choirs - Wagner, Mozart, Verdi, Purcell, Et Al

Wagner / Mozart / Verdi / Purcell / Monteverdi
Release Date: 01/30/2007 
Label:  Profil   Catalog #: 4046   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Alexander BorodinGiuseppe VerdiRuggero LeoncavalloRichard Wagner,   ... 
Conductor:  Michael AlberPeter Schrottner
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes opera(s): chorus(es) by various composers. Ensembles: Stuttgart State Opera Chorus, Stuttgart State Orchestra. Conductors: Michael Alber, Peter Schrottner. Includes opera(s): chorus(es) by various composers. Ensembles: Stuttgart State Opera Chorus, Stuttgart State Orchestra. Conductors: Michael Alber, Peter Schrottner. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  Michael Alber,  Peter Schrottner
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
Length: 11 Minutes 55 Secs. 
2.
Aida: Gloria all' Egitto by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Michael Alber,  Peter Schrottner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 41 Secs. 
3.
I Pagliacci: Andiam! Andiam! by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Conductor:  Michael Alber,  Peter Schrottner
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
4.
Macbeth: Patria oppressa! by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Michael Alber,  Peter Schrottner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847/1865; Italy 
Length: 6 Minutes 44 Secs. 
5.
Macbeth: Tre volte miagola by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Michael Alber,  Peter Schrottner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847/1865; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 15 Secs. 
6.
Rienzi: Schütz, Heil'ge Jungfrau, Romas Söhne! by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Michael Alber,  Peter Schrottner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838-1840; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 26 Secs. 
7.
Boris Godunov: Szene der Bojaren in der Duma by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Michael Alber,  Peter Schrottner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1874 
Length: 4 Minutes 14 Secs. 
8.
L'Orfeo: Ahi, caso acerbo by Claudio Monteverdi
Conductor:  Michael Alber,  Peter Schrottner
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1607; Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 42 Secs. 
9.
Moses und Aron: Wo ist Moses? Wo ist der Fuhrer? by Arnold Schoenberg
Conductor:  Michael Alber,  Peter Schrottner
Period: Modern 
Written: 05/1930-03/1932 
Length: 2 Minutes 11 Secs. 
10.
Madama Butterfly (Madame Butterfly), opera: Act 2. Summchor by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Michael Alber,  Peter Schrottner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904 
Length: 3 Minutes 26 Secs. 
11.
Tannhäuser: Freudig begrüssen "Entrance of the Guests" by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Michael Alber,  Peter Schrottner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Length: 7 Minutes 40 Secs. 
12.
Die Zauberflöte, K 620: O Isis und Osiris (Chorus) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Michael Alber,  Peter Schrottner
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 45 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Prince Igor (Knyaz Igor): Act II: Polovtsian Dance: Uletay na kryl'yakh vetra
Aida: Act II: Gloria all'Egitto ad Iside
Pagliacci: Act I: Don, Din, Don, Din
Macbeth: Act IV: Patria oppressa
Macbeth: Act III: Tre volte miagola
Rienzi: Act III: Gerechter Gott
Boris Godunov: Act IV: Shtozh, poydyom na golosa, boyare
Die Zauberflote (The Magic Flute), K. 620: Act II: Chorus of Priests: O, Isis und Osiris, welche Wonne!
L'Orfeo: Act II: Ahi caso acerbo, ahi Fat'empio e crudele
Moses und Aron: Act I Interlude: Wo ist Moses? Wo ist der Fuhrer?
Madama Butterfly: Act II: Humming Chorus
Tannhauser: Act II: Freudig begrussen wir die edle Halle

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