Best Of Joan Sutherland Vol 2

Release Date: 7/28/2009
Label: Kultur Video
Catalog Number: 4389
Conductor: Richard Bonynge
Number of Discs: 1

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
Dame Joan Sutherland, Australian Icon and declared National Treasure, has been described as the foremost soprano of our age and one of the greatest operatic artists of all time. Volume 2 features more of Dame Joan?s thrilling performances in the roles of some of opera?s greatest heroines on stage at the Sydney Opera House with Opera Australia. Highlights include: Lucia di Lammermoor, La Fille du R?giment, Lucrezia Borgia, Norma, Adriana Lecouvreur, Die Fledermaus, Lakm?, Il Trovatore and The Merry Widow.
Works on This Recording
1. Lucia di Lammermoor: Excerpt(s) by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer: Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor: Richard Bonynge
Period: Romantic
Written: 1835 ; Italy
2. Norma: Excerpt(s) by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer: Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor: Richard Bonynge
Period: Romantic
Written: 1831 ; Italy
3. Il trovatore: Excerpt(s) by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor: Richard Bonynge
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
4. Lakmé: Excerpt(s) by Léo Delibes
Performer: Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor: Richard Bonynge
Period: Romantic
Written: 1883 ; France
5. Die Fledermaus: Excerpt(s) by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer: Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor: Richard Bonynge
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874 ; Vienna, Austria
6. Die lustige Witwe: Excerpt(s) by Franz Lehár
Performer: Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor: Richard Bonynge
Period: Romantic
Written: 1905 ; Vienna, Austria
7. Adriana Lecouvreur: Excerpt(s) by Francesco Cilèa
Performer: Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor: Richard Bonynge
Period: Romantic
Written: 1902 ; Italy
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