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Opera is an art form originating from Italy but it became a worldwide legacy that can create powerful emotions that remain in our hearts forever. So it also contributes to the spiritual growth of every one of us. -- Andrea Bocelli
A unique collector's edition of the complete opera recordings by the worlds most popular tenor - a perfect present for any Andrea Bocelli fan.
Includes Bocelli's best-selling recordings of all-time favourite operas - Puccini's Tosca and La Boheme, Bizets Carmen, Verdi's Il Trovatore, Giordano's Andrea Chenier, Massenet's Werther, Mascagni's Cavalleria Rusticana and Leoncavallo's Pagliacci plus Verdi's thrillingly operatic Requiem.
Also includes Bocelli's brand new opera recording: Gounod's gloriously romantic Romeo et Juliette, with Bocelli and the young Spanish soprano Maite Alberola taking the roles of Shakespeares ill-fated young lovers.
Andrea Bocellis other co-stars on this deluxe collection include Renee Fleming, Bryn Terfel, Ildebrando D Arcangelo, Olga Borodina, Barbara Frittoli, Eva Mei, and Violeta Urmana, while conductors include Valery Gergiev, Zubin Mehta, Myung-Whun Chung, Fabio Luisi, Yves Abel, Marco Armiliato, and Steven Mercurio.
Each work is presented individually, complete with full booklet notes and multi-lingual librettos in a hardback book.