The Only Opera Cd You'll Ever Need

Release Date: 10/14/1997
Label: Sony
Catalog Number: 09026688232
Number of Discs: 1

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
This release is an interactive CD-ROM. Along with audio tracks, it includes a history of opera, biographical information and photographs of the artists and composers featured on the disc, and America Online sign-up software. A Macintosh or Windows compatible computer is necessary to utilize the multimedia material.
This disc contains both AAD and DDD recordings, and includes both mono and stereo selections. All tracks are excerpts of the selections listed.
Includes work(s) by various composers.
Works on This Recording
1. Antony and Cleopatra, Op. 40: Give me my robe by Samuel Barber
Performer: Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor: Thomas Schippers
Orchestra/Ensemble: New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1966 ; USA
2. Fidelio, Op. 72: Gott! welch Dunkel hier!...In des Lebens... by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Ben Heppner (Tenor)
Conductor: Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1805/1814 ; Vienna, Austria
3. Fidelio, Op. 72: Er sterbe!...Doch er soll erst wissen by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Deborah Voigt (Soprano), Günter von Kannen (Bass Baritone), Matthias Hölle (Bass), Ben Heppner (Tenor)
Conductor: Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1814 ; Vienna, Austria
4. Norma: Casta diva by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer: Rosa Ponselle (Soprano)
Conductor: Giulio Setti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1831 ; Italy
5. Candide: Glitter and be gay by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: Harolyn Blackwell (Soprano)
Conductor: Danny Troob
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1956/1988 ; USA
6. Candide: Make our garden grow by Leonard Bernstein
Performer: Jerry Hadley (Tenor)
Conductor: James Conlon
Orchestra/Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1956/1988 ; USA
7. Carmen: La fleur que tu m'avais jetée "Flower song" by Georges Bizet
Performer: Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor: Sherrill Milnes
Orchestra/Ensemble: New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1873-1874 ; France
8. Carmen: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle "Habañera": Excerpt(s) by Georges Bizet
Performer: Risë Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor: Fritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1873-1874 ; France
9. Les pêcheurs de perles: Au fond du temple saint by Georges Bizet
Performer: Jussi Björling (Tenor), Robert Merrill (Baritone)
Conductor: Renato Cellini
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1863 ; France
10. Mefistofele: Ecco il mondo by Arrigo Boito
Performer: Samuel Ramey (Bass)
Conductor: Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1868 ; Italy
11. La Wally: Ebben?... Ne andrò lontana by Alfredo Catalani
Performer: Eva Martón (Soprano)
Conductor: Pinchas Steinberg
Orchestra/Ensemble: Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1892 ; Italy
12. Lakmé: Où va la jeune indoue? "Bell Song" by Léo Delibes
Performer: Lily Pons (Soprano)
Conductor: Rosario Bourdon
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1883 ; France
13. Lucia di Lammermoor: Chi mi frena in tal momento? (Sextet) by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer: Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor), Mario Sereni (Baritone), Ezio Flagello (Bass)
Conductor: Georges Prêtre
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Italian Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1835 ; Italy
14. Martha: Ach, so fromm by Friedrich von Flotow
Performer: Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor: Nils Grevillius
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1847 ; Germany
15. Porgy and Bess: Summertime by George Gershwin
Performer: Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor: Skitch Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1935 ; USA
16. Andrea Chénier: Come un bel dì di maggio by Umberto Giordano
Performer: Ben Heppner (Tenor)
Conductor: Roberto Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble: Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1896 ; Italy
17. Roméo et Juliette: Je veux vivre dans le rêve "Waltz Song" by Charles Gounod
Performer: Ruth Ann Swenson (Soprano)
Conductor: Leonard Slatkin
Orchestra/Ensemble: Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1867 ; France
18. Citizen Kane: Salaambo's Aria by Bernard Herrmann
Performer: Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor: Charles Gerhardt
Orchestra/Ensemble: National Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1941 ; USA
19. Chérubin: Air de Nina by Jules Massenet
Performer: Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Conductor: Pinchas Steinberg
Orchestra/Ensemble: Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1903 ; France
20. Manon: Ah! fuyez, douce image by Jules Massenet
Performer: Richard [Tenor] Crooks (Tenor)
Conductor: Wilfrid Pelletier
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1883-1884 ; France
21. Così fan tutte, K 588: Temerari!...Come scoglio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble: New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1790 ; Vienna, Austria
22. Don Giovanni, K 527: Là ci darem la mano by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Alan Titus (Baritone), Edith Mathis (Soprano)
Conductor: Rafael Kubelik
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1787 ;
23. Don Giovanni, K 527: Deh vieni alla finestra [Serenade] by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Ezio Pinza (Bass)
Conductor: Rosario Bourdon
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1787 ; Prague, Czech Republ
24. Don Giovanni, K 527: Crudele?...Non mi dir, bell' idol mio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Carol Vaness (Soprano)
Conductor: Leopold Hager
Orchestra/Ensemble: Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1787 ; Prague, Czech Republ
25. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Non più andrai farfallone amoroso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Alan Titus (Baritone)
Conductor: Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1786 ; Vienna, Austria
26. Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Dies Bildnis ist bezaubernd schön by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Fritz Wunderlich (Tenor)
Conductor: Arthur Rother
Orchestra/Ensemble: Hamburg State Opera Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1791 ; Vienna, Austria
27. Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Der Hölle Rache by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Zdislawa Donat (Soprano)
Conductor: James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1791 ; Vienna, Austria
28. Boris Godunov: Ugh, it's oppressive "Clock Scene" by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer: Alexander Kipnis (Bass)
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1868-1873 ; Russia
29. Les contes d'Hoffmann: Belle nuit, o nuit d'amour by Jacques Offenbach
Performer: Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Shirley Verrett (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor: Anton Guadagno
Orchestra/Ensemble: New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1881 ; Paris, France
30. Carmen: Votre toast je peu vous le rendre "Toreador Song" by Georges Bizet
Performer: Robert Merrill (Baritone)
Conductor: Fritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1873-1874 ; France
31. L'Elisir d'Amore: Una furtiva lagrima by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer: Tito Schipa (Tenor)
Conductor: Rosario Bourdon
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1832 ; Italy
32. Lucia di Lammermoor: Spargi d'amaro pianto "Mad Scene" by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer: Anna Moffo (Soprano)
Conductor: Georges Prêtre
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Italian Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1835 ; Italy
33. Porgy and Bess: Bess, you is my woman now by George Gershwin
Performer: William Warfield (Baritone)
Conductor: Skitch Henderson
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1935 ; USA
34. Cavalleria Rusticana: Viva il vino spumeggiante "Brindisi" by Pietro Mascagni
Performer: Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor: Renato Cellini
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1890 ; Italy
35. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Porgi, amor, qualche ristoro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Carol Vaness (Soprano)
Conductor: Leopold Hager
Orchestra/Ensemble: Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1786 ; Vienna, Austria
36. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Giunse alfin il momento...Deh vieni, non tardar by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Bidu Sayao (Soprano)
Conductor: Wilfrid Pelletier
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1786 ; Vienna, Austria
37. Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Pa-Pa-Pa-Papagena by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Elisabeth Kales (Soprano), Christian Boesch (Baritone)
Conductor: James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1791 ; Vienna, Austria
38. La Gioconda: Cielo e mar by Amilcare Ponchielli
Performer: Beniamino Gigli (Tenor)
Conductor: Rosario Bourdon
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Written: 1876 ;
39. La Bohème: Che gelida manina by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Giuseppe Di Stefano (Tenor)
Conductor: Renato Cellini
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1896 ; Italy
40. La Bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Licia Albanese (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1896 ; Italy
41. La Bohème: O soave fanciulla by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor: Leone Magiera
Orchestra/Ensemble: Modena Teatro Comunale Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1896 ; Italy
42. La Bohème: Quando m'en vo' soletta "Musetta's Waltz" by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Judith Blegen (Soprano)
Conductor: Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1896 ; Italy
43. Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Angela Gheorghiu (Soprano)
Conductor: Edward Downes
Period: Romantic
Written: 1918 ; Italy
44. Madama Butterfly: Vogliatemi bene...O quanti occhi fisi by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Placido Domingo (Tenor), Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor: Nello Santi
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1904 ; Italy
45. Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1904 ; Italy
46. Manon Lescaut: Donna non vidi mai by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor: Jonel Perlea
Orchestra/Ensemble: Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1893 ; Italy
47. La Rondine: Ch'il bel sogno di Doretta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Anna Moffo (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Italian Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1917 ; Italy
48. Tosca: Recondita armonia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Placido Domingo (Tenor), Paul Plishka (Bass)
Conductor: Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble: New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Italy
49. Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Irina Oudalova (Soprano)
Conductor: Oleg Reshetin
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Italy
50. Tosca: Amaro sol per te m'era il morire by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Zinka Milanov (Soprano)
Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble: Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Italy
51. Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Mario Lanza (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Italy
52. Turandot: Signore, ascolta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble: Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1926 ; Italy
53. Turandot: In questa reggia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble: Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1926 ; Italy
54. Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble: Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1926 ; Italy
55. Dido and Aeneas, Z 626: Thy hand, Belinda...When I am laid in earth by Henry Purcell
Performer: Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Italian Opera Orchestra
Period: Baroque
Written: 1689 ; England
56. Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Mon coeur s'ouvre à ta voix by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer: Christa Ludwig (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor: Giuseppe Patané
Orchestra/Ensemble: Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1877 ; France
57. Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: Should I ever learn by Bedrich Smetana
Performer: Teresa Stratas (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1863/1870 ; Czech Republic
58. Elektra, Op. 58: Allein! Weh', ganz allein! by Richard Strauss
Performer: Inge Borkh (Soprano)
Conductor: Fritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble: Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1906-1908 ; Germany
59. Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59: Ist ein Traum by Richard Strauss
Performer: Erna Berger (Soprano), Risë Stevens (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor: Fritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1909-1910 ; Germany
60. Salome, Op. 54: Excerpt(s) by Richard Strauss
Performer: Inge Borkh (Soprano)
Conductor: Fritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble: Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1903-1905 ; Germany
61. Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Tatiana's letter scene by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer: Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor: Fausto Cleva
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1877-1878 ; Russia
62. Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Lensky's aria by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer: Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor: Edward Downes
Orchestra/Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Written: 1879 ;
63. Aida: Celeste Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Jussi Björling (Tenor)
Conductor: Jonel Perlea
Orchestra/Ensemble: Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871 ; Italy
64. Aida: Ritorna vincitor! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871 ; Italy
65. Aida: Gloria all' Egitto by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871 ; Italy
66. Aida: O patria mia by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871 ; Italy
67. Un ballo in maschera: Aria(s) by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Robert Merrill (Baritone)
Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Italian Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1859 ; Italy
68. Don Carlos: Dio, che nell' alma infondere by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Placido Domingo (Tenor), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone)
Conductor: Anton Guadagno
Orchestra/Ensemble: New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1867/1884 ; Italy
69. Ernani: Ernani, involami by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor: Thomas Schippers
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Italian Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1844 ; Italy
70. La forza del destino: Solenne in quest' ora by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Robert Merrill (Baritone), Richard Tucker (Tenor)
Conductor: Thomas Schippers
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Italian Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1862/1869 ; Italy
71. La forza del destino: Pace, pace, mio Dio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Zinka Milanov (Soprano)
Conductor: Frieder Weissmann
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1862/1869 ; Italy
72. Nabucco: Va, pensiero by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Oleg Reshetin
Period: Romantic
Written: 1842 ; Italy
73. Otello: Credo in un Dio crudel by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Tito Gobbi (Tenor)
Conductor: Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble: Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1887 ; Italy
74. Otello: Piangea cantando "Willow Song" by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Leonie Rysanek (Soprano)
Conductor: Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble: Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1887 ; Italy
75. Otello: Niun mi tema (Death of Otello) by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Jon Vickers (Tenor)
Conductor: Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble: Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1887 ; Italy
76. Rigoletto: Questa o quella by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Alfredo Kraus (Tenor)
Conductor: Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Italian Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1851 ; Italy
77. Rigoletto: Caro nome by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Anna Moffo (Soprano)
Conductor: Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Italian Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1851 ; Italy
78. Rigoletto: La donna è mobile by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Jan Peerce (Tenor)
Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1851 ; Italy
79. Rigoletto: Bella figlia dell' amore [Quartet] by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Alfredo Kraus (Tenor)
Conductor: Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Italian Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1851 ; Italy
80. La traviata: Libiamo ne' lieti calici "Brindisi" by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Montserrat Caballé (Soprano), Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor: Georges Prêtre
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Italian Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
81. La traviata: Di Provenza il mar by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Sherrill Milnes (Baritone)
Conductor: Georges Prêtre
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Italian Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
82. La traviata: Sempre libera by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Eleanor Steber (Soprano)
Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
83. La traviata: Addio del passato by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Anna Moffo (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Rome Opera House Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
84. Il trovatore: Vedi! le fosche notturne "Anvil Chorus" by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Oleg Reshetin
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
85. Il trovatore: Di quella pira by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor: Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble: New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
86. Il trovatore: Tacea la notte placida...Di tale amor by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor: Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble: New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
87. Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Morgenlich leuchtend by Richard Wagner
Performer: Set Svanholm (Tenor)
Conductor: Frieder Weissmann
Orchestra/Ensemble: RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1867 ; Germany
88. Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries - Excerpt(s) by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Marek Janowski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
89. Die Walküre: Leb' wohl..."Farewell and Magic Fire music" by Richard Wagner
Performer: Lawrence Tibbett (Baritone)
Conductor: Leopold Stokowski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
90. Siegfried: Du holdes Vögelein by Richard Wagner
Performer: Norma Sharp (Soprano)
Conductor: Marek Janowski
Orchestra/Ensemble: Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871 ; Germany
91. Götterdämmerung: Immolation by Richard Wagner
Performer: Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor: Edwin McArthur
Orchestra/Ensemble: San Francisco Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874 ; Germany
92. Lohengrin: Treulich geführt "Bridal Chorus" by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Robert Shaw
Period: Romantic
Written: 1847 ; Germany
93. Lohengrin: In fernem Land by Richard Wagner
Performer: Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Conductor: Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1846-1847 ; Germany
94. Tannhäuser: Dich, teure Halle by Richard Wagner
Performer: Waltraud Meier (Soprano)
Conductor: Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1845/1861 ; Germany
95. I Pagliacci: Recitar!...Vesti la giubba by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer: Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1892 ; Italy
96. Il barbiere di Siviglia: Largo al factotum by Gioachino Rossini
Performer: Robert Merrill (Baritone)
Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1816 ; Italy
97. Il barbiere di Siviglia: Una voce poco fa...Io sono dolcile by Gioachino Rossini
Performer: Roberta Peters (Soprano)
Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
98. Hänsel und Gretel: Suse, liebe Suse, was raschelt im Stroh by Engelbert Humperdinck
Performer: Helen Donath (Soprano), Anna Moffo (Soprano)
Conductor: Kurt Eichhorn
Orchestra/Ensemble: Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1893 ; Germany
99. Lohengrin: In fernem Land by Richard Wagner
Performer: Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Conductor: Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1846-1847 ; Germany
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