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The # 1 Opera Album Vol 2 / Bartoli, Pavarotti, Price, et al

Album Summary

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Rigoletto
>Verdi, Giuseppe : Aida, opera
>Puccini, Giacomo : La bohème
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Die Entführung aus dem Serail (The Abduction from the Seraglio), opera, K. 384
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Don Giovanni
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492
>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), K. 620
>Handel, George Frideric : Giulio Cesare, HWV 17
>Flotow, Friedrich v. : Martha, opera
>Rossini, Gioachino : Il barbiere di Siviglia
>Puccini, Giacomo : Tosca
>Bellini, Vincenzo : Norma, opera
>Massenet, Jules : Werther
>Strauss II (Junior), Johann : Die Fledermaus
>Puccini, Giacomo : La Rondine
>Ponchielli, Amilcare : La Gioconda
>Giordano, Umberto : Andrea Chenier
>Handel, George Frideric : Rinaldo
>Lehár, Franz : The Land of Smiles
>Meyerbeer, Giacomo : Die Afrikanerin
>Offenbach, Jacques : Gaîté Parisienne
>Puccini, Giacomo : Madama Butterfly
>Puccini, Giacomo : Manon Lescaut
>Donizetti, Gaetano : La Favorita
>Verdi, Giuseppe : I vespri siciliani
>Verdi, Giuseppe : Il Trovatore
>Verdi, Giuseppe : La traviata
>Verdi, Giuseppe : Luisa Miller
>Wagner, Richard : Tristan und Isolde
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Notes & Reviews:

The #1 Opera Album II features the best-loved and most popular arias sung by an all-time roster of the greatest opera stars - including tracks from Luciano Pavarotti, Renee Fleming, Placido Domingo, Joan Sutherland, Bryn Terfel, Ceclia Bartoli and more! The works of all the great opera composers are here -Mozart, Verdi, Puccini, Rossini, Wagner and more!



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Works Details

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Rigoletto :: Questo o quella
  • Performer: Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
  • Running Time: 1 min. 42 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1851

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Rigoletto :: Caro nome che il mio cor
  • Performer: Edita Gruberova (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Giuseppe Sinopoli
  • Running Time: 6 min. 35 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1851

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Aida, opera :: Celeste Aida
  • Performer: Jon Vickers (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Sir Solti
  • Notes: Composition written: 1871.
  • Running Time: 3 min. 40 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1871

>Puccini, Giacomo : La bohème :: Quando m'en vo' soletta [Musetta's Waltz]
  • Performer: Elizabeth Harwood
  • Conductor: Herbert Karajan
  • Running Time: 2 min. 48 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1896

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Die Entführung aus dem Serail (The Abduction from the Seraglio), opera, K. 384 :: Welche wonne, welche
  • Performer: Kathleen Battle
  • Conductor: Sir Solti
  • Notes: Composition written: 1782.
  • Running Time: 2 min. 45 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1782

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Don Giovanni :: Mi tradì, quell' alma ingrate
  • Performer: Leontyne Price (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Erich Leinsdorf
  • Running Time: 3 min. 39 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1787

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492 :: Giunse alfim il momento... Deh vieni, no
  • Performer: Barbara Bonney
  • Conductor: Arnold Östman
  • Running Time: 3 min. 42 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1786

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492 :: Sull'aria... Che soave zeffiretto (The L
  • Performers: Barbara Hendricks; Lucia Popp
  • Conductor: Sir Marriner
  • Running Time: 2 min. 45 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Written: 1786

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), K. 620 :: Der Hölle Rache Kocht In Meinem Herzen (The Queen
  • Performer: Sumi Jo (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Sir Solti
  • Running Time: 2 min. 54 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1791

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), K. 620 :: Dies bildnis is bezaubernd schön
  • Performer: Fritz Wunderlich
  • Conductor: Karl Böhm
  • Running Time: 4 min. 41 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1791

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), K. 620 :: Pa-Pa-Pa-Pa-Pa-Pa-Papagena!
  • Performers: Olaf Bär (Baritone); Eva Lind (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Sir Marriner
  • Running Time: 2 min. 32 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1791

>Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus : Don Giovanni :: Brindisi
  • Performer: Bryn Terfel
  • Conductor: Sir Solti
  • Running Time: 1 min. 21 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1787

>Handel, George Frideric : Giulio Cesare, HWV 17 :: Let the Bright Seraphim
  • Performer: Joan Sutherland
  • Conductor: France Molinari-Pradelli
  • Notes: Composition written: 1741.
  • Running Time: 5 min. 55 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Cantata/Oratorio
  • Written: 1741

>Flotow, Friedrich v. : Martha, opera :: M'appari
  • Performer: Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Richard Bonynge
  • Notes: Composition written: 1847.
  • Running Time: 3 min. 30 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1847

>Rossini, Gioachino : Il barbiere di Siviglia :: Una voce poco fa
  • Performer: Teresa Berganza
  • Conductor: Silvio Varviso
  • Running Time: 5 min. 53 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1816

>Puccini, Giacomo : Tosca :: Recondita armonia
  • Performer: Giuseppe Di Stefano
  • Conductor: Franco Patanè
  • Running Time: 3 min. 10 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1900

>Bellini, Vincenzo : Norma, opera :: Casta diva
  • Performer: Joan Sutherland
  • Conductor: Richard Bonynge
  • Running Time: 6 min. 2 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1831

>Massenet, Jules : Werther :: Pourquoi me réveiller?
  • Performer: Giuseppe Di Stefano
  • Conductor: Franco Patanè
  • Running Time: 3 min. 6 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta

>Strauss II (Junior), Johann : Die Fledermaus :: Mein Herr Marquis (The Laughing Song)
  • Performer: Kiri Te Kanawa
  • Conductor: Andre Previn
  • Running Time: 3 min. 37 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1874

>Puccini, Giacomo : La Rondine :: Ch'il bel sogno di Doretta (Doretta's Song)
  • Performer: Renata Tebaldi
  • Conductor: Oliviero de Fabritiis
  • Running Time: 2 min. 46 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1917

>Ponchielli, Amilcare : La Gioconda :: Cielo e mar
  • Performer: Jussi Björling
  • Conductor: Alberto Erede
  • Running Time: 4 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1876

>Flotow, Friedrich v. : Martha, opera :: Letzte Rose (The Last Rose of Summer)
  • Performer: Renée Fleming (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Jeffrey Tate
  • Notes: Composition written: 1847.
  • Running Time: 4 min. 53 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1847

>Giordano, Umberto : Andrea Chénier :: La mamma morta
  • Performer: Montserrat Caballé
  • Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
  • Notes: Composition written: 1896.
  • Running Time: 5 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1896

>Handel, George Frideric : Rinaldo :: Lascia ch'io pianga mia cruda sorte
  • Performer: Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano)
  • Conductor: Christopher Hogwood
  • Running Time: 4 min. 51 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1711

>Franz Lehár (1870 - 1948) : The Land of Smiles :: Dein
  • Performer: Placido Domingo (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Zubin Mehta
  • Running Time: 3 min. 38 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta

>Meyerbeer, Giacomo : Die Afrikanerin :: Mi batte il cor... O Paradiso! O paradis sorti de l'ond
  • Performer: Placido Domingo (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Zubin Mehta
  • Notes: Composition written: 1864.
  • Running Time: 3 min. 16 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1864

>Offenbach, Jacques : Gaîté Parisienne :: O Dieu! de quelle ivresse
  • Performer: Placido Domingo (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Richard Bonynge
  • Running Time: 2 min. sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta

>Puccini, Giacomo : Madama Butterfly :: Addio, fiorito asil
  • Performer: Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Maurizio Benini
  • Notes: Composition written: 1904.
  • Running Time: 2 min. 5 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1904

>Puccini, Giacomo : Manon Lescaut :: In quelle trine morbide
  • Performer: Maria Chiara (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Nello Santi
  • Notes: Composition written: 1893.
  • Running Time: 2 min. 29 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1893

>Puccini, Giacomo : Manon Lescaut :: Tra voi, belle, brune e bionde
  • Performers: William Matteuzzi (Tenor); José Carreras (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Riccardo Chailly
  • Notes: Composition written: 1893.
  • Running Time: 1 min. 17 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1893

>Donizetti, Gaetano : La Favorita :: Spirito gentil
  • Performer: Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Edward Downes
  • Running Time: 4 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1840

>Verdi, Giuseppe : I vespri siciliani :: Mercè, dilette amiche (Bolero)
  • Performer: Anita Cerquetti (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Gianandrea Gavazzeni
  • Running Time: 3 min. 56 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1855

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Il Trovatore :: As si, ben mio
  • Performer: Mario Del Monaco (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Alberto Erede
  • Running Time: 2 min. 53 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1853

>Verdi, Giuseppe : La traviata :: É strano... Ah, fors' è lui... Sempre libera
  • Performer: Joan Sutherland
  • Conductor: France Molinari-Pradelli
  • Notes: Composition written: 1853.
  • Running Time: 6 min. 47 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1853

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Luisa Miller :: Quando le sere al placido
  • Performer: Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Gianandrea Gavazzeni
  • Running Time: 3 min. 22 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1849

>Wagner, Richard : Tristan und Isolde :: Mild und leise wie er lächelt (Isoldes Liebestod)
  • Performer: Birgit Nilsson
  • Conductor: Karl Böhm
  • Running Time: 6 min. 17 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1857-1859