Opera's Greatest Moments - Favourite Arias And Choruses

Release Date: 2/24/2009
Label: Naxos
Catalog Number: 8557926-27
Number of Discs: 2

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Works on This Recording
1. Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Luba Orgonasova (Soprano)
Conductor: Will Humburg
Orchestra/Ensemble: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1918 ; Italy
2. Lakmé: Viens, Mallikà...Sous le dôme épais "Flower Duet" by Léo Delibes
Performer: Adriana Kohútková (Soprano), Denisa Slepkovská (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor: Johannes Wildner
Orchestra/Ensemble: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1883 ; France
3. Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Thomas Harper (Tenor)
Conductor: Michael Halász
Period: Romantic
Written: 1926 ; Italy
4. Il trovatore: Vedi! le fosche notturne "Anvil Chorus" by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Oliver Dohnányi
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
5. La Wally: Ebben?... Ne andrò lontana by Alfredo Catalani
Performer: Miriam Gauci (Soprano)
Conductor: Alexander Rahbari
Period: Romantic
Written: 1892 ; Italy
6. Les pêcheurs de perles: Au fond du temple saint by Georges Bizet
Performer: Igor Morozov (Baritone), Janez Lotric (Tenor)
Conductor: Johannes Wildner
Orchestra/Ensemble: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1863 ; France
7. Rusalka, Op. 114/B 203: O moon high up "Song to the moon" by Antonín Dvořák
Performer: Jana Valàskovà (Soprano)
Conductor: Johannes Wildner
Orchestra/Ensemble: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Bohemia
8. Carmen: Votre toast je peu vous le rendre "Toreador Song" by Georges Bizet
Performer: Alan Titus (Baritone)
Conductor: Alexander Rahbari
Orchestra/Ensemble: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1873-1874 ; France
9. Nabucco: Va, pensiero by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Oliver Dohnányi
Period: Romantic
Written: 1842 ; Italy
10. Don Giovanni, K 527: Madamina, il catalogo è questo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Andrea Martin (Baritone)
Conductor: Konrad Leitner
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Mozart Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1787 ; Prague, Czech Republ
11. Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Miriam Gauci (Soprano)
Conductor: Alexander Rahbari
Period: Romantic
Written: 1904 ; Italy
12. Madama Butterfly: Humming Chorus by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor: Alexander Rahbari
Period: Romantic
Written: 1904 ; Italy
13. Carmen: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle "Habañera" by Georges Bizet
Performer: Alan Titus (Baritone)
Conductor: Alexander Rahbari
Orchestra/Ensemble: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Written: 1873-1874 ;
14. Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Tatiana's letter scene by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer: Marina Mescheriakova (Soprano)
Conductor: Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1877-1878 ; Russia
15. Aida: Gloria all' Egitto by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Oliver Dohnányi
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871 ; Italy
16. Lohengrin: Treulich geführt "Bridal Chorus" by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Johannes Wildner
Period: Romantic
Written: 1847 ; Germany
17. La traviata: Libiamo ne' lieti calici "Brindisi" by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Yordi Ramiro (Tenor), Peter Oswald (Tenor), Pavol Maurery (Baritone), Rannveig Braga (Mezzo Soprano), Monika Krause (Soprano), Peter Subert (Baritone), Georg Tichy (Baritone), Ivica Neshybová (Soprano), Jozef Spacek (Bass), Ladislav Neshyba (Bass)
Conductor: Alexander Rahbari
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
18. I Pagliacci: Recitar!...Vesti la giubba by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer: Nicola Martinucci (Tenor)
Conductor: Alexander Rahbari
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bratislava CSR Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1892 ; Italy
19. Così fan tutte, K 588: Un' aura amorosa by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: John Dickie (Tenor)
Conductor: Johannes Wildner
Orchestra/Ensemble: Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical
Written: 1790 ; Vienna, Austria
20. Tannhäuser: Beglückt darf nun dich "Pilgrims' Chorus" by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Johannes Wildner
Period: Romantic
Written: 1845/1861 ; Germany
21. Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Dies Bildnis ist bezaubernd schön by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Herbert Lippert (Tenor)
Conductor: Alexander Rahbari
Orchestra/Ensemble: Failoni Orchestra Budapest
Period: Classical
Written: 1791 ; Vienna, Austria
22. Rigoletto: La donna è mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Yordi Ramiro (Tenor)
Conductor: Alexander Rahbari
Orchestra/Ensemble: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1851 ; Italy
23. Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Der Hölle Rache by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Herbert Lippert (Tenor)
Conductor: Alexander Rahbari
Orchestra/Ensemble: Failoni Orchestra Budapest
Period: Classical
Written: 1791 ; Vienna, Austria
24. Il barbiere di Siviglia: Largo al factotum by Gioachino Rossini
Performer: Roberto Servile (Baritone)
Conductor: Will Humburg
Orchestra/Ensemble: Failoni Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1816 ; Italy
25. Tosca: Recondita armonia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Thomas Harper (Tenor)
Conductor: Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Italy
26. I puritani: Qui la voce sua soave by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer: Luba Orgonasova (Soprano)
Conductor: Will Humburg
Orchestra/Ensemble: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1835 ; Italy
27. Rigoletto: Caro nome by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Yordi Ramiro (Tenor)
Conductor: Alexander Rahbari
Orchestra/Ensemble: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1851 ; Italy
28. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Sull' aria...Che soave zeffiretto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Patrizia Pace (Soprano), Maria Pia Ionata (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1786 ; Vienna, Austria
29. Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Thomas Harper (Tenor)
Conductor: Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble: Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Italy
30. Così fan tutte, K 588: Soave sia il vento by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: John Dickie (Tenor)
Conductor: Johannes Wildner
Orchestra/Ensemble: Capella Istropolitana
Period: Classical
Written: 1790 ; Vienna, Austria
31. Norma: Casta diva by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer: Marina Mescheriakova (Soprano)
Conductor: Michael Halász
Period: Romantic
Written: 1831 ; Italy
32. Der Freischütz, J 277: Was gleicht wohl "Hunters' Chorus" by Carl Maria von Weber
Conductor: Johannes Wildner
Period: Romantic
Written: 1817-1821 ; Dresden, Germany
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