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Opera Highlights Vol 1

Opera Highlights 1 / Various
Release Date: 05/29/2007 
Label:  Arthaus Musik   Catalog #: 102047  
Composer:  Antonio VivaldiGioachino RossiniAmilcare PonchielliGiuseppe Verdi,   ... 
Performer:  Marilyn HorneAnn MurrayEva MartónDame Joan Sutherland,   ... 
Conductor:  Randall BehrRiccardo ChaillyAdám FischerRichard Bonynge,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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The Finest Singers of our Day Explaining and Performing Italian Arias

Picture format: NTSC 4:3 / 16:9
Sound format: PCM Stereo
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Menu Languages: English
Subtitle Languages: English, German, French, Spanish, Italian
Running time: 106 mins
The Finest Singers of our Day Explaining and Performing Italian Arias

Picture format: NTSC 4:3 / 16:9
Sound format: PCM Stereo
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Menu Languages: English
Subtitle Languages: English, German, French, Spanish, Italian
Running time: 106 mins
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Works on This Recording

1.
Orlando furioso, RV 728: Sorge l'irato nembo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Randall Behr
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; Venice, Italy 
2.
La Cenerentola: Nacqui all' affano by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Ann Murray (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817; Italy 
3.
La Gioconda: Suicidio! by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer:  Eva Martón (Soprano)
Conductor:  Adám Fischer
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Italy 
4.
Il trovatore: D'amor sull' ali rosee by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
5.
Lucia di Lammermoor: Il dolce suono "Mad Scene" by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
6.
Norma: Casta diva by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 
7.
L'Elisir d'Amore: Quanto è bella! Quanto è cara! by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Roberto Alagna (Tenor)
Conductor:  Evelino Pidò
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
8.
L'Elisir d'Amore: Prendi, per me sei libero by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano)
Conductor:  Evelino Pidò
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
9.
La forza del destino: La vita è inferno all'infelice by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Gegam Grigorian (Tenor)
Conductor:  Valery Gergiev
Written: 1862, rev 1969 
10.
La forza del destino: Urna fatale del mio destino by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Nikolai Putilin (Baritone)
Conductor:  Valery Gergiev
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
11.
La forza del destino: Son giunta! Grazie, o Dio! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Galina Gorchakova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Valery Gergiev
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 

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