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Luciano Pavarotti - The Complete Opera Recordings


Release Date: 12/01/2017 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 4832417  
Composer:  Vincenzo BelliniGaetano DonizettiGiuseppe VerdiPietro Mascagni,   ... 
Performer:  Cornelius OpthofJosephine VeaseyLuciano PavarottiDame Joan Sutherland,   ... 
Conductor:  Richard BonyngeSir Georg SoltiGianandrea GavazzeniBruno Bartoletti,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraAmbrosian Opera ChorusRoyal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 101 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

2017 is the 10th anniversary of the passing of the 20th Century’s most famous tenor; Decca marks this occasion to marvel once again at the sheer quality of the voice of The People’s Tenor with a 101-disc collection presenting every role he ever recorded and performed. Every role since his debut recording of La Bohème in 1961 is included, allowing opera lovers once more to appreciate his amazing gifts. Every single opera has been remastered at Abbey Road under the supervision of Decca engineers. 2017 is the 10th anniversary of the passing of the 20th Century’s most famous tenor; Decca marks this occasion to marvel once again at the sheer quality of the voice of The People’s Tenor with a 101-disc collection presenting every role he ever recorded and performed. Every role since his debut recording of La Bohème in 1961 is included, allowing opera lovers once more to appreciate his amazing gifts. Every single opera has been remastered at Abbey Road under the supervision of Decca engineers. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Beatrice di Tenda by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Cornelius Opthof (Baritone), Josephine Veasey (Mezzo Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor),
Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  Ambrosian Opera Chorus
Written: 1833 
2.
La fille du régiment by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Monica Sinclair (Alto), Spiro Malas (Bass), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor),
Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Alan Jones (Bass), Eric Garrett (Baritone)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Italy 
3.
Requiem Mass by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Martti Talvela (Bass), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor),
Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Italy 
4.
L'Amico Fritz by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Benito Di Bella (Baritone), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Mirella Freni (Soprano),
Laura Didier-Gambardella (Mezzo Soprano), Vicente Sardinero (Baritone)
Conductor:  Gianandrea Gavazzeni
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Italy 
5.
Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Helen Donath (Soprano), Emmy Loose (Soprano), Otto Wiener (Bass),
Adolf Tomaschek (Baritone), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Yvonne Minton (Mezzo Soprano),
Manfred Jungwirth (Bass), Régine Crespin (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909-1910; Germany 
6.
L'Elisir d'Amore by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Maria Casula (Mezzo Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor),
Dominic Cossa (Baritone), Spiro Malas (Bass)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
7.
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Renata Tebaldi (Soprano), Regina Resnik (Mezzo Soprano), Nicholas Christou (Baritone),
Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Pier Francesco Poli (Tenor), Helen Donath (Soprano),
Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Leonardo Monreale (Bass)
Conductor:  Bruno Bartoletti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Italy 
8.
Macbeth by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Leslie Fyson (Baritone), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Elena Suliotis (Soprano),
Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone), David Reed (Bass)
Conductor:  Lamberto Gardelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Ambrosian Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847/1865; Italy 
9.
Stabat mater by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Pilar Lorengar (Soprano), Yvonne Minton (Mezzo Soprano),
Hans Sotin (Bass)
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  London Symphony Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832/1842; Italy 
10.
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone),
Riccardo Cassinelli (Tenor), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Christian Du Plessis (Baritone),
Gillian Knight (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
11.
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Pier Francesco Poli (Tenor), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone),
Huguette Tourangeau (Mezzo Soprano), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass),
Ryland Davies (Tenor)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
12.
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass), Tom Krause (Baritone), Pier Francesco Poli (Tenor),
Piero de Palma (Tenor), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano),
Sabin Markov (Bass), Peter Pears (Tenor), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir,  Wandsworth School Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
13.
La Bohčme by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Piero Cappuccilli (Baritone), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor),
Elizabeth Harwood (Soprano), Rolando Panerai (Baritone), Hans-Dietrich Pohl (Baritone),
Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
14.
I puritani by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Giancarlo Luccardi (Bass), Piero Cappuccilli (Baritone), Renato Cazzaniga (Tenor),
Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
15.
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Michel Sénéchal (Tenor),
Robert Kerns (Baritone), Hans Helm (Baritone), Christa Ludwig (Mezzo Soprano),
Elke Schary (Soprano)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
16.
La Favorita by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Ileana Cotrubas (Soprano), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor),
Fiorenza Cossotto (Mezzo Soprano), Gabriel Bacquier (Baritone), Piero de Palma (Tenor)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bologna Teatro Comunale Chorus,  Bologna Teatro Comunale Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Italy 
17.
Maria Stuarda by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Margreta Elkins (Mezzo Soprano), James Morris (Bass), Roger Soyer (Bass),
Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Huguette Tourangeau (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bologna Teatro Comunale Chorus,  Bologna Teatro Comunale Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
18.
Luisa Miller by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Bonaldo Giaiotti (Bass), Richard Van Allan (Bass), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone),
Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Anna Reynolds (Alto)
Conductor:  Peter Maag
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Opera Chorus,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Italy 
19.
Cavalleria Rusticana by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Terry Edwards (Bass), Carmen Gonzales (Soprano), Julia Varády (Soprano),
Ida Bormida (Mezzo Soprano), Piero Cappuccilli (Baritone), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Gianandrea Gavazzeni
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Opera Chorus,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Italy 
20.
I Pagliacci by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano), Vincenzo Bello (Tenor), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor),
Ingvar Wixell (Baritone), Lorenzo Saccomani (Baritone)
Conductor:  Giuseppe Patané
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Finchley Children's Music Group,  London Opera Chorus,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
21.
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Wynford Evans (Tenor), Norma Burrowes (Soprano), Ingvar Wixell (Baritone),
Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor),
Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Opera Chorus,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
22.
Tosca by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Paul Hudson (Bass), Mirella Freni (Soprano), Richard Van Allan (Bass),
Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Italo Tajo (Bass), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone),
Michel Sénéchal (Tenor), John Tomlinson (Bass)
Conductor:  Nicola Rescigno
Orchestra/Ensemble:  National Philharmonic Orchestra,  Wandsworth School Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
23.
Petite Messe solennelle by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Lucia Valentini-Terrani (Mezzo Soprano), Ruggero Raimondi (Bass),
Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor:  Romano Gandolfi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  La Scala Polyphonic Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863; Italy 
24.
Requiem by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Paolo Washington (Bass)
Conductor:  Gerhard Fackler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Verona Teatro Arena Orchestra,  Verona Teatro Arena Chorus
25.
Guillaume Tell by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano), Ferruccio Mazzoli (Bass), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone),
Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), John Tomlinson (Bass), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano),
Elizabeth Connell (Soprano), Cesar Antonio Suarez (Tenor), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass)
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian Opera Chorus,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Italy 
26.
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Marjon Lambriks (Soprano), Matteo Manuguerra (Baritone), Alexander Oliver (Tenor),
John Tomlinson (Bass), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano),
Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Giorgio Tadeo (Bass)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Opera Chorus,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
27.
La sonnambula by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), John Tomlinson (Bass),
Isobel Buchanan (Soprano), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Opera Chorus,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 
28.
La Gioconda by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer:  Stephen Varcoe (Baritone), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass), Rodney Macann (Bass),
Neil Jenkins (Tenor), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor),
Regolo Romani (Tenor), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Alfreda Hodgson (Alto),
Agnes Baltsa (Mezzo Soprano), Geoffrey Shaw (Baritone)
Conductor:  Bruno Bartoletti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Opera Chorus,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Italy 
29.
Mefistofele by Arrigo Boito
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Mirella Freni (Soprano), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass),
Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oliviero de Fabritiis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Opera Chorus,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Italy 
30.
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Robert Lloyd (Bass), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Kathleen Battle (Soprano),
Christa Ludwig (Mezzo Soprano), Malcolm King (Bass), Margaret Price (Soprano),
Renato Bruson (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Opera Chorus,  National Philharmonic Orchestra,  Royal College of Music Choir  ... 
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Italy 
31.
Andrea Chénier by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Giorgio Tadeo (Bass), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Neil Howlett (Baritone),
Kathleen Kuhlmann (Mezzo Soprano), Leo Nucci (Baritone), Piero de Palma (Tenor),
Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Welsh National Opera Chorus,  National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
32.
Idomeneo, K 366 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Lucia Popp (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Margaretha Hintermeier (Alto),
Gabriele Fontana (Soprano), Yoshihisa Yamaji (Voice), Nikolaus Hillebrand (Bass),
Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra,  Vienna State Opera Chorus Konzertvereinigung
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781; Munich, Germany 
33.
Norma by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Kim Begley (Tenor),
Samuel Ramey (Bass), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Diana Montague (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Welsh National Opera Chorus,  Welsh National Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 
34.
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Leo Nucci (Baritone), Maria Chiara (Soprano), Luigi Roni (Bass),
Paata Burchuladze (Bass), Ghena Dimitrova (Soprano), Madelyn Renee (Soprano),
Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano,  Coro del Teatro alla Scala di Milano
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
35.
Ernani by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Richard Morton (Tenor), Leo Nucci (Baritone), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano),
Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Linda McLeod (Mezzo Soprano), Alastair Miles (Bass),
Paata Burchuladze (Bass)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Welsh National Opera Chorus,  Welsh National Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1844; Italy 
36.
Grande messe des morts, Op. 5 by Hector Berlioz
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra,  Ernst Senff Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837; France 
37.
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Carlo de Bortoli (Bass), Piero de Palma (Tenor), Roberto Scaltriti (Baritone),
June Anderson (Soprano), Vitalba Mosca (Mezzo Soprano), Leo Nucci (Baritone),
Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Riccardo Chailly
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bologna Teatro Comunale Chorus,  Bologna Teatro Comunale Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
38.
L'Elisir d'Amore by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Kathleen Battle (Soprano), Enzo Dara (Bass),
Leo Nucci (Baritone), Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Chorus,  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
39.
Il trovatore by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Barbara Frittoli (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Leo Nucci (Baritone),
Francesco Ellero d'Artegna (Bass), Shirley Verrett (Mezzo Soprano), Antonella Banaudi (Soprano),
Piero de Palma (Tenor)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Florence Maggio Musicale Orchestra,  Florence Maggio Musicale Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
40.
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Alan Opie (Baritone), Anthony Rolfe Johnson (Tenor), John Keyes (Tenor),
Leo Nucci (Baritone), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor),
Richard Cohn (Baritone), Dimitri Kavrakos (Bass), Elzbieta Ardam (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra,  Chicago Symphony Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Italy 
41.
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  John Hanriot (Tenor), Sondra Kelly (Alto), Juan Pons (Baritone),
Wendy White (Mezzo Soprano), Jeffrey Wells (Bass Baritone), Cheryl Studer (Soprano),
Anthony Laciura (Tenor), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Julien Robbins (Bass)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Chorus,  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
42.
I Pagliacci by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Juan Pons (Baritone), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Daniela Dessi (Soprano),
Paolo Coni (Baritone), Ernesto Gavazzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra,  Westminster Symphonic Choir,  Philadelphia Boys Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
43.
Manon Lescaut by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Ramón Vargas (Tenor),
Federico Daviŕ (Bass), Dwayne Croft (Baritone), Giuseppe Taddei (Baritone),
James Courtney (Bass)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Chorus,  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
44.
Don Carlos by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Orfeo Zanetti (Tenor), Samuel Ramey (Bass), Daniela Dessi (Soprano),
Marilena Laurenza (Soprano), Andrea Silvestrelli (Bass), Paolo Coni (Baritone),
Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Luciana D'Intino (Soprano), Alexander Anisimov (Bass)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano,  Coro del Teatro alla Scala di Milano
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867/1886 
45.
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Paul Groves (Tenor), Yannis Yannissis (Bass), Cheryl Studer (Soprano),
Dwayne Croft (Baritone), Ildebrando D'Arcangelo (Bass), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor),
Vladimir Chernov (Baritone), Anthony Dean Griffey (Tenor), June Anderson (Soprano),
Richard Leech (Tenor), Samuel Ramey (Bass), Patricia Racette (Soprano),
Jane Shaulis (Soprano)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Chorus,  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
46.
I lombardi by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), June Anderson (Soprano), Richard Leech (Tenor),
Samuel Ramey (Bass)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Chorus,  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Italy 
47.
L'Elisir d'Amore by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Maria Casula (Mezzo Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor),
Dominic Cossa (Baritone), Spiro Malas (Bass)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra,  Ambrosian Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
48.
Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano),
John Gibbs (Baritone), Riccardo Cassinelli (Tenor), Christian Du Plessis (Baritone),
Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), John Noble (Baritone), Clifford Grant (Bass),
Martti Talvela (Bass)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra,  Ambrosian Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
49.
Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Pier Francesco Poli (Tenor),
Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Ryland Davies (Tenor)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
50.
Turandot by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Pier Francesco Poli (Tenor), Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor),
Peter Pears (Tenor), Tom Krause (Baritone), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano),
Sabin Markov (Bass), Piero de Palma (Tenor), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  John Alldis Choir,  Wandsworth School Boys' Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
51.
La Bohčme by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Nicolai Ghiaurov (Bass), Rolando Panerai (Baritone), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor),
Mirella Freni (Soprano), Gianni Maffeo (Baritone), Elizabeth Harwood (Soprano)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra,  Schoneberger Sangerknaben,  Deutsche Opera Chorus Berlin
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
52.
Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Marius Rintzler (Bass), Michel Sénéchal (Tenor), Mirella Freni (Soprano),
Christa Ludwig (Mezzo Soprano), Robert Kerns (Baritone), Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor),
Giorgio Stendoro (Baritone), Elke Schary (Soprano)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
53.
La Bohčme by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Walter De Ambrosis (Baritone), Dmitri Nabokov (Bass), Vito Mattioli (Baritone),
Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Alberta Pellegrini (Soprano)
Conductor:  Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emilia Regional Municipal Theatre Orchestra,  Emilia Regional Municipal Theatre Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 

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