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Opera Obsession! Act II - Opera d'Oro's Greatest Hits

Album Summary

>Puccini, Giacomo : La bohème
>Bizet, Georges : Carmen, opera
>Halevy, Fromental : La Juive, opera
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Idomeneo
>Verdi, Giuseppe : I masnadieri
>Cilèa, Francesco : Adriana Lecouvreur
>Massenet, Jules : Sapho, lyric piece in 5 acts (2 versions)
>Marschner, Heinrich August : Hans Heiling, opera, Op. 80
>Bellini, Vincenzo : I Capuleti e Montecchi, opera
>Smetana, Bedrich : Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93
>Puccini, Giacomo : Madama Butterfly
>Verdi, Giuseppe : Requiem Mass
>Mascagni, Pietro : L'Amico Fritz
>Massenet, Jules : Herodiade
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Cosi fan tutte, K 588
>Meyerbeer, Giacomo : Le Prophète
>Boieldieu, François-Adrien : La dame blanche
>Bellini, Vincenzo : Norma, opera
>Verdi, Giuseppe : Otello
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Notes & Reviews:

This second volume of "Opera Obsession!" brings more great hits from the vast Opear d'Oro catalog of live opera, most of them issued for the first time ever at budget price, yet all digitally remastered. 19 thrilling excerpts from some of the 20th century's most exciting opera performances.



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Works Details

>Puccini, Giacomo : La bohème :: O Mimì, tu piú non torni
  • Performers: Sesto Bruscantini (Baritone); Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 12 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1896

>Bizet, Georges : Carmen, opera :: Près des remparts de Seville
  • Performers: Placido Domingo (Voice); Shirley Verrett (Voice)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 48 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1873-1874

>Fromental Halévy (Composer) (1799 - 1862) : La Juive, opera :: Rachel, quand du Seigneur
  • Performer: Richard Tucker (Tenor)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 49 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1835

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Idomeneo :: Padre, germani, addio!
  • Performer: Heather Harper (Soprano)
  • Notes: Composition written: 1781.
  • Running Time: 4 min. 19 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1781

>Verdi, Giuseppe : I masnadieri :: Oh mio castel paterno
  • Performer: Gianni Raimondi (Tenor)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 32 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1847

>Francesco Cilèa (Composer) (1866 - 1950) : Adriana Lecouvreur :: "Io son l'umile ancella"
  • Performer: Montserrat Caballé (Voice)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 28 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1902

>Massenet, Jules : Sapho, lyric piece in 5 acts (2 versions) :: Ah, qu'il est loin, mon pays
  • Performer: Alexander Oliver (Tenor)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 6 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta

>Marschner, Heinrich August : Hans Heiling, opera, Op. 80 :: Meister Heiling
  • Performers: Leonore Kirschstein (Soprano); Hetty Plumacher (Voice); Hermann Prey (Voice)
  • Notes: Composition written: 1831-32.
  • Running Time: 3 min. 5 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1831-1832

>Bellini, Vincenzo : I Capuleti e Montecchi, opera :: Oh! quante volte
  • Performer: Margherita Rinaldi (Soprano)
  • Running Time: 4 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1830

>Smetana, Bedrich : Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93 :: 100
  • Performer: Beno Blachut (Voice)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 52 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1863-1870

>Puccini, Giacomo : Madama Butterfly :: Un bel dì, vedremo
  • Performer: Montserrat Caballé (Voice)
  • Notes: Composition written: 1904.
  • Running Time: 4 min. 37 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1904

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Requiem Mass :: Ingemisco
  • Performer: Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 40 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1874

>Mascagni, Pietro : L'Amico Fritz :: Suzel, buon dì (Cherry Duet)
  • Performers: Gianni Raimondi (Tenor); Mirella Freni (Voice)
  • Running Time: 3 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta

>Massenet, Jules : Hérodiade :: Il est doux, il est bon
  • Performer: Muriel Channes (Voice)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 20 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Così fan tutte, K 588 :: Un aura amorosa
  • Performer: Peter Schreier (Voice)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 12 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1790

>Meyerbeer, Giacomo : Le Prophète :: Donnez, donnez
  • Performer: Marilyn Horne (Voice)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 2 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta

>François-Adrien Boieldieu (1775 - 1834) : La dame blanche :: La, la, la
  • Performer: Nicolai Gedda (Voice)
  • Running Time: 5 min. sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1825

>Bellini, Vincenzo : Norma, opera :: Casta diva
  • Performer: Maria Callas (Voice)
  • Running Time: 5 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1831

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Otello :: Sì, pel ciel marmoreo giuro
  • Performers: Giuliano Ciannella (Tenor); Piero Cappuccilli (Baritone)
  • Running Time: 2 min. 33 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1887