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Opera In English - Mozart: The Abduction From The Seraglio


Release Date: 06/25/2002 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 3081   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Mattiwilda DobbsJenifer EddyNicolai GeddaJohn Fryatt,   ... 
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian SingersBath Festival Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: Abbey Road Studios, London 6-15 October & 22 December 1967 Producer(s) Robert Kinloch Anderson Sound Engineer(s) Neville Boyling Recorded in: Abbey Road Studios, London 6-15 October & 22 December 1967 Producer(s) Robert Kinloch Anderson Sound Engineer(s) Neville Boyling Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Die Entführung aus dem Serail, K 384 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Mattiwilda Dobbs (Soprano), Jenifer Eddy (Soprano), Nicolai Gedda (Tenor),
John Fryatt (Tenor), Noel Magnin (Bass), David Kelsey (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Yehudi Menuhin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ambrosian Singers,  Bath Festival Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1967 
Venue:  Live  EMI Abbey Road Studio no 1, London, UK 
Length: 133 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act I Scene 1: Overture
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act I Scene 1: Aria: Here surely I must find her (Belmonte)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act I Scene 1: Aria and Duet: You may think you've found a maiden (Osmin, Belmonte)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act I Scene 1: Aria and Duet: The devil take you and your song, sir (Belmonte, Osmin)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act I Scene 1: Aria and Duet: There - I got rid of him (Osmin, Pedrillo)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act I Scene 1: Aria: These young men who go a-spying (Osmin, Pedrillo)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act I Scene 1: Aria: Ouf! Thank God he's gone (Pedrillo, Belmonte)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act I Scene 1: Aria: Constanza! Constanza! (Belmonte)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act I Scene 1: Aria: Oh what trembling, oh what passion (Belmonte)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act I Scene 1: Chorus: Sing to the mighty Pasha Selim (Chorus)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act I Scene 1: Chorus: Always so sad, my beloved (Pasha Selim, Constanza)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act I Scene 1: Aria: How I loved him, I was happy (Constanza)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act I Scene 1: Aria: Pasha Selim, I'll be your slave (Selim, Constanza, Pedrillo, Belmonte, Osmin)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act I Scene 1: Trio: March, march, march, off you go (Osmin, Belmonte, Pedrillo)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Tra-la-le-ra. Tra-la-le-ra (Osmin, Blonda)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Aria: With smiles and kind caresses (Blonda)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Aria: Gentleness! Kindness! (Osmin, Blonda)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Duet: I'm going, but mark what I say (Osmin, Blonda)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Duet: O Englishmen you must be crazy (Osmin, Blonda)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Duet: Be off now! (Blonda, Osmin)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Recitative and Aria: Oh what sorrow overwhelms my spirit (Constanza)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Recitative and Aria: Endless grief tortures my spirit (Constanza)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Señorita, try - try - not to lose hope (Blonda, Constanza, Pasha Selim)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Aria: Tortures unrelenting may for me be waiting (Constanza)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Aria: Blonda? Come here, quickly' (Pedrillo, Blonda)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Aria: Oh, the happy, happy day (Blonda)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Aria: Any sign of Osmin? (Pedrillo, Blonda)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Aria: Now Pedrillo, now for battle! (Pedrillo)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Aria: What do you want? (Osmin, Pedrillo)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Duet: Here's to Bacchus, long live Bacchus (Pedrillo, Osmin)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Duet: What do you say, brother Osmin? (Pedrillo, Osmin, Belmonte)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Aria: When our hearts are overflowing (Belmonte)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Quartet: Ah, Belmonte, ah my dear one! (Constanza, Belmonte, Pedrillo, Blonda)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Quartet: And yet within my heart (Belmonte, Constanza, Pedrillo, Blonda)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Quartet: I will. Ah, blame me not . . . (Belmonte, Pedrillo, Constanza, Blonda)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act II: Quartet: If men mistrust our honour (Constanza, Blonda, Belmonte, Pedrillo)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act III: Aria: Love, only love, can now direct me (Belmonte)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act III: Aria: Ah, Pedrillo! Is everything well? (Pedrillo, Belmonte)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act III: Romance: In Moorish lands a maiden fair (Pedrillo, Belmonte)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act III: Romance: Look, she's opening the window (Pedrillo, Belmonte, Blonda, Osmin, Constanza, Chorus)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act III: Aria: My triumphant hour's approaching (Osmin)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act III: Aria: What does all this mean? (Pasha Selim, Osmin, Constanza, Belmonte)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act III: Recitative and Duet: What dreadful fate conspires against us (Belmonte, Constanza)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act III: Recitative and Duet: You must suffer for my rashness (Constanza, Belmonte)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act III: Recitative and Duet: Then my life I gladly offer (Belmonte, Constanza)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act III: Recitative and Duet: Guards! Bring in the two slaves! (Osmin, Pedrillo, Belmonte, Blonda, Pasha Selim, Constanza)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act III: Vaudeville and Chorus: Your noble mercy passes measure (Belmonte, Constanza, Blonda, Belmonte, Pedrillo, Osmin)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act III: Vaudeville and Chorus: The nobelman despises vengeance (Constanza, Blonda, Belmonte, Pedrillo)
Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384 (sung in English): Act III: Vaudeville and Chorus: Pasha Selim, live for ever (Chorus)

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