2 CD / Decca Import / 2006-03-08Works: Charles Gounod: Cinq Mars; Georges Bizet: Carmen, opera; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492; La Clemenza de Tito; George Frederick Handel: Giulio Cesa...
Performers: Delgado-Boge, Claire; Gritton, Susan; Johnson, Graham [Piano]; Kozena, Magdalena; Marcinger, Ludovit; Martineau, Malcolm; Massis, Annick; Parat, Edwige; Sampson, Carolyn
Conductors: Minkowski, Marc; Swierczewski, Michel; Goebel, Reinhard; Stryncl, Marek; McCreesh, Paul
Ensemble: ; Gabrieli Consort & Players; Les Musiciens du Louvre - Grenoble; Musica Antiqua Köln ; Musica Florea
A richly-colored voice, a perfect technique and a vivid musical imagination: the recipe for a portrait of an exceptional artist. 'Enchantment' is a personal selection...continue...
1 CD / Decca Import / 2005-02-08Works: Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for Violin in E major, Op. 8 no 1/RV 269 "Primavera"; Concerto for Strings in G major, RV 151 "Alla rustica"; Concerto for Mandolin in C major, RV 425; Wolfgang Amadeus Moza...
Performers: Hermanjat, Jean-Claude; Holliger, Ursula; Loveday, Alan; Ochi, Takashi; Pepin, Andre; Pinnock, Trevor
Conductors: Marriner, Sir Neville; Boskovsky, Willi; De Waart, Edo; Bonynge, Richard; Pinnock, Trevor; Hogwood, Christopher; Kuentz, Paul; Chailly, Riccardo
Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields; English Concert; La Scala Philharmonic; London Symphony Orchestra; National Philharmonic Orchestra; Netherlands Wind Ensemble; Paul Kuen...
2 CD / Decca Import / 2004-06-14Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Il Trovatore
Performers: Bocelli, Andrea; Bonaffini, Salvatore; Calderone, Maria Grazia; Guelfi, Carlo; Sciuto, Barbaro; Todaro, Salvatore; Villarroel, Veronica; Zaremba, Elena
Conductors: Mercurio, Steven
Ensemble: Catania Teatro Massimo Bellini Opera Chorus
Following his first two opera recordings, 'La Boheme' and 'Tosca', Andrea Bocelli has now recorded his first complete opera by Verdi, one of the most...continue...
2 CD / Decca Import / 2003-09-29Works: Giulio Caccini: Ave Maria; Steven Mercurio: Sancta Maria (based on the Intermezzo from Mascagni's Cavalleria rusticana); Charles Gounod: Ave Maria; Franz Schubert: Ave Maria; Lullaby; César Fran...
Performers: Bocelli, Andrea
Conductors: Chung, Myung-Whun
This album is also available on VHS.
This limited edition package includes the SACRED ARIAS DVD, an enhanced CD with the original SACRED ARIAS music plus 2 bonus tracks, a 14 photo picture gall...continue...
3 CD / Decca Import / 2002-03-26Works: Vincenzo Bellini: Norma, opera
Performers: Alexander, John; Cross, Richard; Horne, Marilyn [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Minton, Yvonne [Soprano Vocals]; Sutherland, Joan, Dame [Soprano vocals]
Conductors: Bonynge, Richard
Ensemble: London Symphony Chorus
"In her first, mid-1960's recording of "Norma", Sutherland was joined by an Adalgisa in Marilyn Horne whose control of florid singing is just as remarkable...continue...
2 CD / Decca Import / 2002-03-25Works: Gaetano Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor
Performers: Ahnsjo, Claes-Håkan; Bello, Vincenzo; Caballé, Montserrat [Soprano Vocals]; Carreras, José [Tenor Vocal]; Murray, Ann; Ramey, Samuel [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Sardinero, Vicente
Conductors: López-Cobos, Jesús
Ensemble: Ambrosian Opera Chorus
"The recording is warm, refined in detail and atmospheric... those who seek emotional histrionics in the Mad scene will find that Caballe manages much of...continue...
1 CD / Decca Import / 1998-07-10Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Bagatelle for piano in A minor ("Für Elise"), WoO 59; Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27/2 "Moonlight"; Johann Sebastian Bach: Prelude and Fugue in C major, BW...
1 CD / Decca Import / 1998-01-14Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata for Piano no 11 in B flat major, Op. 22; Sonata for Piano no 12 in A flat major, Op. 26 "Funeral March"; Sonata for Piano no 21 in C major, Op. 53 "Waldstein"
Performers: Pollini, Maurizio
"...For modern sound choices, Pollini's performance goes to the head of the pack. This is magnificent Beethoven playing." -Burwasser, Fanfare...continue...