Popular Opera Arias

Release Date: 9/13/2011
Catalog Number: BC0300250
Number of Discs: 3

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
The festival season is just around the corner —get in the mood with these new sets of the most famous overtures , arias & operettas !

Featured Artists
Theo Adam, Grace Bumbry, Walter Berry, Anneliese Rothenberger, Sándor Kónya, Annelies Burmeister, Wolfgang Anheisser, Brigitte Fassbaender: vocal soloists

Track Listings
Arias from Le nozze di Figaro, Don Giovanni, Così fan tutte, Il barbiere di Siviglia, Don Pasquale, Rigoletto, La traviata, La forza del destino, Aida, Tosca, Turandot, Carmen, Tales of Hoffmann, Manon, The Bartered Bride, Rusalka, Boris Godunov & Eugene Onegin [NOTE: all sung in German]
Works on This Recording
1. Il barbiere di Siviglia: Largo al factotum by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor: Otmar Suitner
Period: Romantic
Written: 1816 ; Italy
2. Il barbiere di Siviglia: Una voce poco fa...Io sono dolcile by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor: Otmar Suitner
3. Il barbiere di Siviglia: La calunnia è un venticello by Gioachino Rossini
Performer: Franz Crass
Conductor: Otmar Suitner
Period: Romantic
Written: 1816 ; Italy
4. Il barbiere di Siviglia: Il vecchiotto cerca moglie by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor: Otmar Suitner
Period: Romantic
Written: 1816 ; Italy
5. Don Pasquale: Quel guardo il cavaliere...So anch'io la virtù by Gaetano Donizetti
Conductor: Siegfried Kurz
Period: Romantic
Written: 1843 ; Italy
6. Don Pasquale: Com' è gentil by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer: Peter Schreier
Conductor: Siegfried Kurz
Period: Romantic
Written: 1843 ; Italy
7. Rigoletto: Questa o quella by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Robert Ilosfalvy
Conductor: Siegfried Kurz
Period: Romantic
Written: 1851 ; Italy
8. Rigoletto: Caro nome by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Siegfried Kurz
Period: Romantic
Written: 1851 ; Italy
9. Rigoletto: Parmi veder le lagrime...Possente amor mi chiama by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Robert Ilosfalvy
Conductor: Siegfried Kurz
Written: 1851 ;
10. Rigoletto: La donna è mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Robert Ilosfalvy
Conductor: Siegfried Kurz
Period: Romantic
Written: 1851 ; Italy
11. La traviata: Libiamo ne' lieti calici "Brindisi" by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Giuseppe Patané
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
12. La traviata: Lunge da lei...De' miei bollenti spiriti by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Anton de Ridder
Conductor: Giuseppe Patané
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
13. La traviata: Tenesta la promessa...Addio del passato by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Giuseppe Patané
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ;
14. La forza del destino: Son giunta! Grazie, o Dio! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Grace Bumbry
Conductor: Giuseppe Patané
Period: Romantic
Written: 1862/1869 ; Italy
15. La forza del destino: Pace, pace, mio Dio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Grace Bumbry
Conductor: Giuseppe Patané
Period: Romantic
Written: 1862/1869 ; Italy
16. Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Ludovic Spiess
Conductor: Giuseppe Patané
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871 ; Italy
17. Aida: Ritorna vincitor! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Ingrid Bjoner
Conductor: Giuseppe Patané
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871 ; Italy
18. Tosca: Von unserem Häuschen mit mir sollst du träumen (Non la sospiri la nostra casetta) by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor: Horst Stein
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Italy
19. Tosca: Nur der Schönheit weiht' ich mein Leben (Vissi d'arte) / Entschließ dich (Risolvi!) by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor: Horst Stein
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Italy
20. Tosca: Und es blitzen die Sterne (E lucevan le stelle) / Ha! Geleit für Floria Tosca (Ah! Franchigia by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor: Horst Stein
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Italy
21. Turandot: Keiner schlafe (Nessun dorma) / Statt nach den Sternen zu gucken (Tu che guardi le stelle) by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor: Giuseppe Patané
Period: Romantic
Written: 1926 ;
22. Carmen: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle "Habañera" by Georges Bizet
Conductor: Giuseppe Patané
Written: 1873-1874 ;
23. Carmen: Près des ramparts de Seville "Seguidilla" by Georges Bizet
Conductor: Giuseppe Patané
Period: Romantic
Written: 1873-1874 ; France
24. Carmen: Les tringles des sistres tintaient "Gypsy Song" by Georges Bizet
Conductor: Giuseppe Patané
Period: Romantic
25. Carmen: Votre toast je peu vous le rendre "Toreador Song" by Georges Bizet
Conductor: Giuseppe Patané
Period: Romantic
Written: 1873-1874 ; France
26. Carmen: La fleur que tu m'avais jetée "Flower song" by Georges Bizet
Performer: Ludovic Spiess
Conductor: Giuseppe Patané
Period: Romantic
Written: 1873-1874 ; France
27. Les contes d'Hoffmann: O Dieu! de quelle ivresse by Jacques Offenbach
Performer: Eberhard Büchner
Conductor: Heinz Fricke
Period: Romantic
Written: 1881 ; Paris, France
28. Manon: Instant charmant...En fermant les yeux "Dream of des Grieux" by Jules Massenet
Performer: Eberhard Büchner
Conductor: Heinz Fricke
Period: Romantic
Written: 1883-1884 ; France
29. Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: Gern ja will ich dir vertrauen by Bedrich Smetana
Performer: Anny Schlemm
Conductor: Otmar Suitner
Period: Romantic
Written: 1863-1870 ; Czechoslovakia
30. Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: Poor fool...is it really true by Bedrich Smetana
Performer: Rolf Apreck
Conductor: Otmar Suitner
Period: Romantic
Written: 1863/1870 ; Czech Republic
31. Rusalka, Op. 114/B 203: Vyrvána Zivotu v Hlubokou Samotu by Antonín Dvořák
Performer: Elka Mitzewa
Conductor: Arthur Apelt
Period: Romantic
32. Boris Godunow: Hört, was einst in der Stadt Kasan geschehen by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer: Reiner Süss
Conductor: Heinz Fricke
Period: Romantic
Written: 1868-1869 ; Russia
33. Boris Godunov: I have attained the highest power "Boris' Monologue" by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer: Theo Adam
Conductor: Herbert Kegel
Period: Romantic
Written: 1868-1873 ; Russia
34. Rusalka, Op 114/B 203: O moon high up "Song to the moon" by Antonín Dvořák
Performer: Elka Mitzewa
Conductor: Arthur Apelt
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Bohemia
35. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Se vuol ballare, Signor contino by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Walter Berry
Conductor: Otmar Suitner
Period: Classical
Written: 1786 ; Vienna, Austria
36. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Non più andrai farfallone amoroso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Walter Berry
Conductor: Otmar Suitner
Period: Classical
Written: 1786 ; Vienna, Austria
37. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Voi che sapete che cosa è amor by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Edith Mathis
Conductor: Otmar Suitner
Period: Classical
Written: 1786 ; Vienna, Austria
38. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: E Susanna non vien...Dove sono by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Hilde Gueden
Conductor: Otmar Suitner
Period: Classical
Written: 1786 ; Vienna, Austria
39. Don Giovanni, K 527: Madamina, il catalogo è questo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Reiner Süss
Conductor: Heinz Fricke
Period: Classical
Written: 1787 ; Prague, Czech Republ
40. Don Giovanni, K 527: Crudele?...Non mi dir, bell' idol mio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Hanne-Lore Kuhse
Conductor: Kurt Masur
Period: Classical
Written: 1787 ; Prague, Czech Republ
41. Così fan tutte, K 588: Temerari!...Come scoglio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Otmar Suitner
Period: Classical
Written: 1790 ; Vienna, Austria
42. Così fan tutte, K 588: Un' aura amorosa by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Peter Schreier
Conductor: Otmar Suitner
Period: Classical
Written: 1790 ; Vienna, Austria
43. Così fan tutte, K 588: Una donna a quindici anni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Sylvia Geszty
Conductor: Otmar Suitner
Period: Classical
Written: 1790 ; Vienna, Austria
44. Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Lensky's aria by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer: Eberhard Büchner
Conductor: Kurt Masur
Written: 1879 ;
45. Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Prince Gremin's aria by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer: Theo Adam
Conductor: Kurt Masur
Period: Romantic
Written: 1877-1878 ; Russia
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