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Tavener - The John Tavener Collection
Tavener - The John Tavener Collection

1 CD / Decca Import / 2013-11-21

Works: John Tavener: Song for Athene; Today the Virgin, for chorus; The Tyger, for chorus; The Lamb "Little Lamb, who made thee?"; The Protecting Veil; The Veil of the Temple; Funeral Ikos, for chorus; Thri...
Performers: Clein, Natalie; Grice, Ian le; Rupp, Andrew; Vivian, James
Conductors: Layton, Stephen
Ensemble: English Chamber Orchestra; Holst Singers; Temple Church Choir

The John Tavener Collection is a tribute to one of the most influential contemporary British composers, and featuring new recordings of his most popular choral...continue...
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Olivier Messiaen - Complete Edition
Olivier Messiaen - Complete Edition

32 CD / Decca Import / 2013-07-08

Works: Olivier Messiaen: Preludes (8) for piano, I/2; La Fauvette des jardins, for piano, I/50; Petites esquisses d'oiseaux (6), for piano, I/54; Études de rhythme (4), for piano solo, I/32-35; Cant...
Performers: Aimard, Pierre-Laurent; Aler, John [Tenor Vocal]; Argerich, Martha [Piano]; Banlaky, Akos; Barenboim, Daniel [Conductor, Piano]; Barker, Noelle; Cantin, Catherine; Collerette, Hélène; C...
Conductors: Chung, Myung-Whun; Nagano, Kent; Boulez, Pierre; ; Kreder, Jean-Paul; Davis, Andrew; Chailly, Riccardo; Rickenbacher, Karl Anton
Ensemble: ; Members of the Ensemble Le Madrigal (Members); Sextuor Jeanne Loriod

The 2008 Messiaen celebrations come to an overwhelming climax with this superb 32-CD set of his complete works. This limited edition set from Deutsche Grammophon...continue...
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Levine/The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra And Chorus / James Levine - Celebrating 40 Years At The Met / [21 DVD]
Levine/The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra And Chorus / James Levine - Celebrating 40 Years At The Met / [21 DVD]

21 DVD Video / Decca Import / 2010-12-07

Works: Alban Berg: Lulu; Wozzeck, Op. 7; John Corigliano: The Ghosts of Versailles; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492; Giacomo Puccini: Il Trittico; Bedrich...
Performers: Allen, Thomas; Bacquier, Gabriel; Battle, Kathleen; Behrens, Hildegard; Blegen, Judith; Cassilly, Richard; Clark, Graham; Creech, Philip; Dalayman, Katarina; Devlin, Michael; Fassbaender, Brigitte; F...
Conductors: Levine, James
Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra

"An extraordinary career deserves an extraordinary tribute - which is exactly what the Metropolitan Opera has accomplished to mark the fortieth anniversary of James Levine's...continue...
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Classic Australian Performances / Sutherland, Bonynge
Classic Australian Performances / Sutherland, Bonynge

2 CD / Decca Import / 2010-11-02

Works: Gaetano Donizetti: Lucrezia Borgia; La fille du régiment (The daughter of the regiment), opera; Lucia di Lammermoor; Francesco Cilèa: Adriana Lecouvreur; Francis Poulenc: Dialogues of t...
Performers: Allman, Robert; Baigildin, Sergei; Begg, Heather; Bermingham, Jennifer; Black, Jeffrey; Brynnel, Monique; Collins, Kenneth; Dawes, Christopher; Donald, Robin; Donnelly, Malcolm; Elkins, Margreta; Ewe...
Conductors: Bonynge, Richard

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Puccini: La Bohème
Puccini: La Bohème

2 CD / Decca Import / 2010-08-16

Works: Giacomo Puccini: La bohème
Performers: Carreras, José [Tenor Vocal]; Lloyd, Robert [Bass Voice]; Wixell, Ingvar
Conductors: Davis, Colin

BBC Music Magazine
Not Davis's normal repertoire, but he conducts a lively, detailed, idiomatic performance of this masterpiece, and has strong soloists. Carreras was then at...continue...
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Carmen: The Arias
Carmen: The Arias

1 CD / Decca Import / 2010-07-12

Works: Georges Bizet: Carmen, opera
Performers: Ballestra, Jean-Luc; Bocelli, Andrea; Domashenko, Marina; Felix, Thierry; Gabriel, Alain; Haidan, Delphine; Léger, Magali; Lallouette, Olivier; Mei, Eva; Terfel, Bryn [Baritone/Bass]
Conductors: Chung, Myung-Whun

The 2005 studio recording of Bizet's Carmen, performed by the Radio France Orchestre Philharmonique with soloists Andrea Bocelli, Bryn Terfel, Marina Domashenko, and Myung-Whun Chung is here abridged ...continue...
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The Voice Of The Century / Pavarotti
The Voice Of The Century / Pavarotti

2 CD / Decca Import / 2010-06-29

Works: Charles Gounod: Roméo et Juliette; Faust; Giuseppe Verdi: La traviata; Luisa Miller; Rigoletto; Léo Delibes: Lakmé; Georges Bizet: Vasco da Gama, ode-symphony for chorus & orches...
Performers: Cassinelli, Ricardo; Gibbs, John; Knight, Gillian; Merrill, Robert [Baritone Vocal]; Pavarotti, Luciano; Pelizzoni, Rinaldo; Plessis, Christian du; Siepi, Cesare; Sutherland, Joan, Dame [Soprano voca...
Conductors: Molinari-Pradelli, France; Bonynge, Richard; Pritchard, John; Mehta, Zubin
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Heroes & Villains
Heroes & Villains

2 CD / Decca Import / 2010-05-03

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Rigoletto; Un ballo in maschera; Don Carlo; Il trovatore; La traviata; Otello; Giacomo Puccini: La Bohème; Tosca; Manon Lescaut; Turandot; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Don Giovanni...
Performers: Alagna, Roberto; Allen, Thomas; Araiza, Francisco [Tenor Vocals]; Battle, Kathleen [Soprano Vocals]; Berbié, Jane; Bergonzi, Carlo [Tenor Vocals]; Braun, Victor; Bruson, Renato; Burrowes, Norm...
Conductors: Bonynge, Richard; Chailly, Riccardo; De Billy, Bertrand; Solti, Georg; Pidò, Evelino; Davis, Colin; Abbado, Claudio; Bartoletti, Bruno; Gavazzeni, Gianandrea; Pritchard, John; Karajan, Herbert...

The biggest stars seize centre stage to sing the greatest scenes and arias of opera's heroes and villains. This is a compilation of the calibre...continue...
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R. Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier / Renée Fleming, Sophie Koch, Diana Damrau, Jonas Kaufman. Vienna Philharmonia Choir; Munich PO; Thielemann [Blu-Ray]
R. Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier / Renée Fleming, Sophie Koch, Diana Damrau, Jonas Kaufman. Vienna Philharmonia Choir; Munich PO; Thielemann [Blu-Ray]

1 Blu-Ray Video / Decca Import / 2009-10-06

Works: Richard Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59
Performers: Damrau, Diana; Fleming, Renee; Grundheber, Franz; Hawlata, Franz; Henschel, Jane; Kaufmann, Jonas; Koch, Sophie
Conductors: Thielemann, Christian
Ensemble: Münchner Philharmoniker; Philharmonia Chor Wien

Renee Fleminjg appears in one of her greatest roles - the beautiful Marschalin of Strauss's bittersweet comedy of love, Der Rosenkavalier. Appearing with a stellar...continue...
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Verdi: Nabucco
Verdi: Nabucco

2 CD / Decca Import / 2009-07-27

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Nabucco
Performers: Carral, Dora; Cava, Carlo; D'Auria, Anna; Foiani, Giovanni; Gobbi, Tito; Krautler, Walter; Prevedi, Bruno; Suliotis, Elena
Conductors: Gardelli, Lamberto
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Heritage Masters - R. Strauss: Arabella / Solti, della Casa, London, et al
Heritage Masters - R. Strauss: Arabella / Solti, della Casa, London, et al

2 CD / Decca Import / 2009-07-06

Works: Richard Strauss: Arabella, Op. 79
Performers: Casa, Lisa della; Coertse, Mimi; Dermota, Anton [Tenor Vocals]; Edelmann, Otto; Gueden, Hilde [Soprano Vocal]; Hellwig, Judith; Kmentt, Waldemar; Kolowratnik, Karl; Lenninger, Wilhelm; London, George...
Conductors: Solti, Georg
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Heritage Masters - Donizetti: L'Elisir d'Amore, / Güden, di Stefano, Corena
Heritage Masters - Donizetti: L'Elisir d'Amore, / Güden, di Stefano, Corena

2 CD / Decca Import / 2009-07-06

Works: Gaetano Donizetti: L'elisir d'amore, opera
Performers: Capecchi, Renato; Corena, Fernando; Di Stefano, Giuseppe [Tenor vocals]; Gueden, Hilde [Soprano Vocal]; Mandelli, Luisa
Conductors: Molinari-Pradelli, France

BBC Music Magazine
Hilde Gueden's Adina is properly coy and sweetly sung, Giuseppe di Stefano an affecting Nemorino, but Fernando Corena's Dulcamara steals the show.
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Gluck: Iphigénie en Tauride
Gluck: Iphigénie en Tauride

2 CD / Decca Import / 2009-07-06

Works: Christoph Willibald Gluck: Iphigénie en Tauride, opera in 4 acts, Wq. 46
Performers: Aler, John [Tenor Vocal]; Allen, Thomas; Argenta, Nancy; Montague, Diana; Schirrer, Rene
Conductors: Gardiner, John E.
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Beethoven: Fidelio / Birgit Nilsson; Lorin Maazel
Beethoven: Fidelio / Birgit Nilsson; Lorin Maazel

2 CD / Decca Import / 2009-06-01

Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Fidelio, Op. 72
Performers: Equiluz, Kurt [Tenor Vocal]; Grobe, Donald; Krause, Tom; McCracken, James [Tenor Vocal]; Nilsson, Birgit [Soprano Vocal]; Prey, Hermann [Baritone Vocal]; Sciutti, Graziella [Soprano Vocals]
Conductors: Maazel, Lorin

Recording information: Sofiensaal, Vienna (03/1964)....continue...
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R. Strauss: Capriccio / Kiri Te Kanawa; Ulf Schirmer
R. Strauss: Capriccio / Kiri Te Kanawa; Ulf Schirmer

2 CD / Decca Import / 2009-06-01

Works: Richard Strauss: Capriccio, Op.85
Performers: Bär, Olaf; Hagegård, Håkan [Baritone Vocals]; Halem, Victor von; Heilmann, Uwe; Herzer, Wolfgang; Hollweg, Werner [Tenor Vocal]; Schneider, Jörg; Te Kanawa, Kiri, Dame [Soprano ...
Conductors: Schirmer, Ulf
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Mozart: Cosi Fan Tutte / Karita Mattila; Sir Neville Marriner
Mozart: Cosi Fan Tutte / Karita Mattila; Sir Neville Marriner

3 CD / Decca Import / 2009-06-01

Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Così fan tutte, K 588
Performers: Allen, Thomas; Araiza, Francisco [Tenor Vocals]; Mattila, Karita [Soprano Vocals]; Szmytka, Elzbieta
Conductors: Marriner, Sir Neville
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Haydn: The Creation / Bernstein/Bavarian RSO, Blegen, Popp, Moser [DVD]
Haydn: The Creation / Bernstein/Bavarian RSO, Blegen, Popp, Moser [DVD]

1 DVD Video / Decca Import / 2009-05-13

Works: Franz Joseph Haydn: The Creation, H 21 no 2
Performers: Blegen, Judith; Moll, Kurt; Moser, Thomas; Ollmann, Kurt; Popp, Lucia
Conductors: Bernstein, Leonard
Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Symphony Chorus; Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra

Haydn's 'Creation', the culmination of his life's work, in a legendary 1986 performance conducted by Leonard Bernstein in the exquisite Baroque splendor of the Benedictine...continue...
Region: All
Picture Format: NTSC, 4:3, Color
Sound Format(s): LPCM Stereo, DTS 5.1 Surround
Subtitles: German, English, French, Spanish, Chinese
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Puccini: Manon Lescaut (Complete)
Puccini: Manon Lescaut (Complete)

2 CD / Decca Import / 2008-09-16

Works: Giacomo Puccini: Manon Lescaut
Performers: Carolis, Natale de; Carreras, José [Tenor Vocal]; Coni, Paolo; de Palma, Piero [Tenor Vocal]; Freschi, Ledo; Gaifa, Carlo; Matteuzzi, William; Tadeo, Giorgio [Bass Vocal]; Tajo, Italo; Te Kana...
Conductors: Chailly, Riccardo

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Dame Kiri gives an affecting characterization of Manon, at times rather heavily underlined but passionately convincing...Carreras is in good form, but sounds a little...continue...
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Mozart: Cosi Fan Tutte (Complete)
Mozart: Cosi Fan Tutte (Complete)

3 CD / Decca Import / 2008-09-02

Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Così fan tutte, K 588
Performers: Bacquier, Gabriel; Berbié, Jane; Berganza, Teresa [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Davies, Ryland; Krause, Tom; Lorengar, Pilar [Lyric soprano]; Tate, Jeffrey [Conductor]
Conductors: Solti, Georg
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra
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DECI 4757033
World of Puccini
World of Puccini

1 CD / Decca Import / 2008-09-02

Works: Giacomo Puccini: La La Bohème; Gianni Schicchi, opera; La La Fanciulla del West; Suor Angelica; La La Rondine; Tosca; Madama Butterfly; Manon Lescaut; Turandot
Performers: Bergonzi, Carlo [Tenor Vocals]; Chiara, Maria; Cossotto, Fiorenza; Freni, Mirella [Soprano Vocals]; Ghiaurov, Nicolai [Bass Vocal]; Harwood, Elizabeth [Soprano Vocals]; Maffeo, Gianni; McCracken, Jam...
Conductors: Karajan, Herbert v.; Adler, Kurt Herbert; Downes, Edward; Patanè, Franco; Bonynge, Richard; Gardelli, Lamberto; Serafin, Tullio; Santi, Nello
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Rossini: Il Viaggio A Reims
Rossini: Il Viaggio A Reims

2 CD / Decca Import / 2008-03-03

Works: Gioachino Rossini: Il viaggio a Reims, opera
Performers: Araiza, Francisco [Tenor Vocals]; Bandelli, Antonella; Boustany, Wissam; Corato, Luigi de; Credico, Oslavio di; Cuberli, Lella; Dara, Enzo; Gasdia, Cecilia; Gavazzi, Ernesto; Gimenez, Edoardo; Matteu...
Conductors: Abbado, Claudio
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Giuseppe Verdi: Otello
Giuseppe Verdi: Otello

2 CD / Decca Import / 2008-02-04

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Otello
Performers: Arbace, Libero; Cesarini, Athos; Corena, Fernando; Del Monaco, Mario; Krause, Tom; Protti, Aldo [Baritone Vocals]; Romanato, Nello; Satre, Ana Raquel; Tebaldi, Renata [Soprano Vocals]
Conductors: Karajan, Herbert v.
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Rosenkavalier (24BT)
Rosenkavalier (24BT)

3 CD / Decca Import / 2008-02-04

Works: Richard Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59
Performers: Crespin, Régine; Dermota, Anton [Tenor Vocals]; Dickie, Murray; Donath, Helen [Soprano Vocal]; Jungwirth, Manfred [Bass Vocals]; Lackner, Herbert; Minton, Yvonne [Soprano Vocals]; Pavarotti, L...
Conductors: Solti, Georg

BBC Music Magazine
Still one of the truly great recordings. Solti's conducting is refreshing, more champagne than schmaltz, yet not unduly driven, and his singers are...continue...
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The Christmas Spirit
The Christmas Spirit

2 CD / Decca Import / 2007-10-23

Works: Henry John Gauntlett: Once in Royal David's City, carol; Charles Gounod: Ave Maria; Christmas Traditional: Ding Dong! Merrily on High (French); The Holly and the Ivy (English); Work(s); Good King Wen...
Performers: Andrew Davis [Conductor/Organ]; Blades, James; Bowen, John; Briggs, David; Cleobury, Stephen [Organ/Conductor]; Corkhill, David [Conductor/Percussion]; Pavarotti, Luciano; Preston, Simon [Conductor/C...
Conductors: Cleobury, Stephen; Karajan, Herbert v.; Rutter, John; Adler, Kurt Herbert; Jones, Philip; Guest, George; Davis, Carl; Willcocks, David; Munchinger, Karl; Boult, Adrian; Marriner, Sir Neville; Bonynge...
Ensemble: ; King's College Choir of Cambridge
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Verismo Arias - Luciano Pavarotti
Verismo Arias - Luciano Pavarotti

1 CD / Decca Import / 2007-09-06

Works: Umberto Giordano: Fedora; Andrea Chénier, opera; Arrigo Boito: Mefistofele; Francesco Cilèa: Adriana Lecouvreur; Pietro Mascagni: Iris; Giacomo Meyerbeer: Die Afrikanerin; Jules Massene...
Performers: Howlett, Neil; Pavarotti, Luciano
Conductors: de Fabritiis, Oliviero; Chailly, Riccardo
Ensemble: ; National Philharmonic Orchestra
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Verdi: La Traviata
Verdi: La Traviata

2 CD / Decca Import / 2007-08-15

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: La traviata
Performers: Cotrubas, Ileana; Domingo, Placido [Tenor Vocals]; Foiani, Giovanni; Friess, Paul; Giacomotti, Alfredo; Grella, Bruno; Gullino, Walter; Jungwirth, Helena; Malagu, Stefania; Milnes, Sherrill [Baritone...
Conductors: Kleiber, Carlos

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Cotrubas makes an ideal heroine in this opera, for her characterization combines strength with vulnerability...Kleiber's direction is controversial, with more than a hint of...continue...
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Mahler: Lieder / Hampson, Popp, Groenroos, Bernstein / Wunderhorn, Ruckertlieder, Wayfarer [DVD]
Mahler: Lieder / Hampson, Popp, Groenroos, Bernstein / Wunderhorn, Ruckertlieder, Wayfarer [DVD]

1 DVD Video / Decca Import / 2007-06-18

Works: Gustav Mahler: Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen; Des Knaben Wunderhorn; Kindertotenlieder; Rückert Lieder (5)
Performers: Gronroos, Walton; Hampson, Thomas; Popp, Lucia
Conductors: Bernstein, Leonard
Ensemble: Israel Philharmonic Orchestra; Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

This disc features Leonard Bernstein conducting masterworks by Gustav Mahler from the Grosser Musikvereinssaal in Wien and the Mann Auditorium in Tel Aviv. Among the...continue...
Picture Format: NTSC, Color
Country of Origin: USA
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Rossini: Guglielmo Tell / Chailly, Milnes, Pavarotti, Freni
Rossini: Guglielmo Tell / Chailly, Milnes, Pavarotti, Freni

4 CD / Decca Import / 2006-08-07

Works: Gioachino Rossini: William Tell (Gugliemo Tell), opera
Performers: Connell, Elizabeth; de Palma, Piero [Tenor Vocal]; Freni, Mirella [Soprano Vocals]; Ghiaurov, Nicolai [Bass Vocal]; Jones, Della; Mazzoli, Ferruccio; Milnes, Sherrill [Baritone Vocals]; Noble, John; ...
Conductors: Chailly, Riccardo
Ensemble: National Philharmonic Orchestra

"Chailly's is a forceful reading, particularly strong in the many ensembles, and superbly recorded. Milnes makes a heroic Tell, always firm and Pavarotti sings the...continue...
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Rossini: Matilde di Shabran / Frizza, Massis, Flórez, et al
Rossini: Matilde di Shabran / Frizza, Massis, Flórez, et al

3 CD / Decca Import / 2006-07-17

Works: Gioachino Rossini: Matilde (di) Shabran, opera
Performers: Bonfatti, Gregory; Chialli, Chiara; Cucchi, Rosetta; Flórez, Juan Diego; Halevy, Hadar; Lepore, Carlo; Massis, Annick; Moravec, Lubomir; Simone, Bruno de; Taddia, Bruno; Vinco, Marco
Conductors: Frizza, Riccardo
Ensemble: Galicia Symphony Orchestra

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...driving the Pesaro audience bananas with his pinging high notes and thrilling volleys of coloratura
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Janácek: Kát'a Kabanová, etc / Mackerras, Söderström, et al
Janácek: Kát'a Kabanová, etc / Mackerras, Söderström, et al

2 CD / Decca Import / 2006-06-13

Works: Leos Janácek: Káta Kabanová, opera, JW 1/8; Capriccio for piano (left hand), flute & brass ensemble ("Vzdor," "Defiance"), JW 7/12; Concertino for piano, 2 violins, viola, clarin...
Performers: Crossley, Paul [Piano]; Drechsler, Hedwig; Dvorsky, Peter; Jahn, Gertrude; Jedlicka, Dalibor; Kniplova, Nadezda; Krejcik, Vladimir; Marova, Libuse; Pavlova, Jitka; Söderström, Elisabeth; So...
Conductors: Mackerras, Charles; Atherton, David
Ensemble: London Sinfonietta members; Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

"...Charles Mackerras's long knowledge of the score has flowered into the richest account of it he has yet given... he draws wonderful playing from the...continue...
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Puccini: Tosca / Karajan, Price, Vienna PO
Puccini: Tosca / Karajan, Price, Vienna PO

2 CD / Decca Import / 2006-05-15

Works: Giacomo Puccini: Tosca
Performers: Cava, Carlo; Corena, Fernando; de Palma, Piero [Tenor Vocal]; Di Stefano, Giuseppe [Tenor vocals]; Mariotti, Alfredo; Monreale, Leonardo; Price, Leontyne; Taddei, Giuseppe; Weiss, Herbert
Conductors: Karajan, Herbert v.
Ensemble: Vienna State Opera Chorus

"Price and Stefano are wonderfully rich-voiced and passionate, Taddei a hellishly charismatic Scarpia with Karajan balancing detail and drama superbly." -Gramophone Magazine...continue...
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Bel Canto: Roberto Alagna
Bel Canto: Roberto Alagna

1 CD / Decca Import / 2006-04-24

Works: Gaetano Donizetti: Poliuto, opera; La Favorita; Don Pasquale; Roberto Devereux; Dom Sébastien, roi du Portugal, opera; L'elisir d'amore, opera; La fille du régiment (The daughter of the...
Performers: Alagna, Roberto; Gheorghiu, Angela; Keohone, Paul; Masters, Rachel [Harp]; Moore, Darren; Moore, Darren [Engineer]; Preece, Simon; Price, John; Price, John [Classical]
Conductors: Pidò, Evelino; Pidò, Evelino
Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra; London Voices

"Roberto Alagna concentrates solely on the work of bel canto masters Donizetti and Bellini. These are composers who foreground vocal timbre and rely on highly...continue...
Selections recorded September and October 1999 at EMI Abbey Road Studio no. 1, London and May 2001 at Lyndhurst Hall, Air Studios, London, England....continue...
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Essential Choral Classics
Essential Choral Classics

2 CD / Decca Import / 2006-04-10

Works: Carl Orff: Carmina burana; George Frederick Handel: Coronation Anthem; Messiah, HWV 56, Oratorio; Gregorio Allegri: Miserere; Felix Mendelssohn: Hear my prayer; Elijah, Op. 70; César Franck: P...
Performers: Brown, Wilfred; Burrowes, Norma; Freni, Mirella [Soprano Vocals]; Goodman, Roy [Conductor]; Harper, Heather; Hussain, Alastair; Kollo, René [Tenor Vocal]; Krause, Tom; Minton, Yvonne [Soprano ...
Conductors: Dutoit, Charles; Willcocks, David; Daniel, Paul; Cleobury, Stephen; Gandolfi, Romano; Ottley, Jerold D.; Britten, Benjamin; Solti, Georg; Preston, Simon; Marriner, Sir Neville; Guest, George; Haitink...
Ensemble: Academy of Ancient Music; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chorus; Cambridge University Music Society; Chicago Symphony Chorus; Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Chr...

This 2-CD set Includes more than 21/2 hours of the greatest 'hits' of the chorus. Performances are by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Kings College Choir...continue...
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Wagner: Parsifal / Thielemann, Domingo, et al
Wagner: Parsifal / Thielemann, Domingo, et al

4 CD / Decca Import / 2006-04-03

Works: Richard Wagner: Parsifal
Performers: Anger, Ain; Baechle, Janina; Bankl, Wolfgang; Denschlag, Daniela; Dickie, John [Tenor Vocal]; Domingo, Placido [Tenor Vocals]; Ivan, Simina; Jelosits, Peter; Keszei, Bori; Kobel, Benedikt; Krasteva, ...
Conductors: Thielemann, Christian
Ensemble: Vienna State Opera Chorus

"Other opera houses can only dream of a season finale like this one. (Domingo) phrases gloriously and is intelligent enough to know where he needs...continue...
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The Anthems Album
The Anthems Album

1 CD / Decca Import / 2006-03-03

Works: Unspecified: European Anthem; Anonymous, Austrian: Land der Berge, Land am Strome (National Anthem, Austria); François Van Campenhout: La Brabançonne (National Anthem, Belgium); Nicolaos Ma...
Performers: Araiza, Francisco [Tenor Vocals]; Berry, Walter; Domingo, Placido [Tenor Vocals]; Hornik, Gottfried; Janowitz, Gundula [Soprano vocals]; Kmentt, Waldemar; Zednik, Heinz
Conductors: Karajan, Herbert von

Personnel: Heinz Zednik, Francisco Araiza (vocals); Gundula Janowitz (soprano); Waldemar Kmentt, Plácido Domingo (tenor); Walter Berry (bass voice).

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Strauss: Arabella / Keilberth, et al
Strauss: Arabella / Keilberth, et al

2 CD / Decca Import / 2005-10-14

Works: Richard Strauss: Arabella, Op. 79
Performers: Carnuth, Walter; Casa, Lisa della; Ehrengut, Walter; Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich [Baritone Vocal]; Gunter, Horst; Hoppe, Carl; Kohn, Karl Christian; Mücke, Karl; Malaniuk, Ira; Matthes, Walther; M...
Conductors: Keilberth, Joseph
Ensemble: Bavarian State Opera Orchestra

"Della Casa soars above the stave with the creamiest, most beautiful sounds and constantly charms one with her swiftly alternating moods of seriousness and gaiety."...continue...
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Violetta: Arias and Duets from Verdi's
Violetta: Arias and Duets from Verdi's "La Traviata"

1 CD / Decca Import / 2005-10-06

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: La traviata
Performers: Cordella, Salvatore; Gay, Paul; Hampson, Thomas [Baritone Vocal]; Netrebko, Anna; Pilcher, Diane; Roni, Luigi [Bass Vocals]; Schneiderman, Helene; Villazon, Rolando; Wallen, Herman
Conductors: Rizzi, Carlo

"[Anna Netrebkos] voice is gloriously rich, fully accurate and expressive. - Bloomberg News...continue...
Violetta, a CD featuring Anna Netrebko, is essentially an album of highlights from La Traviata, and although the focus is rightly on her, the musical quality of all the performances and of the entire ...continue...
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Verdi: Falstaff / Bacquier, Armstrong, Solti/Vienna Philharmonic [DVD]
Verdi: Falstaff / Bacquier, Armstrong, Solti/Vienna Philharmonic [DVD]

1 DVD Video / Decca Import / 2005-10-04

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Falstaff
Performers: Armstrong, Karan; Bacquier, Gabriel; Cold, Ulrik; Cosotti, Max Rene; Ihloff, Jutta-Renate; Lanigan, John; Lindenstrand, Sylvia; Maus, Peter; Stilwell, Richard; Szirmay, Mártha
Conductors: Solti, Sir Georg
Ensemble: Vienna Boys' Choir; Vienna Philharmonic Chorus; Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Picture Format: NTSC, Color
Country of Origin: Europe
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Strauss: Daphne / Bychkov, Fleming, et al
Strauss: Daphne / Bychkov, Fleming, et al

2 CD / Decca Import / 2005-09-05

Works: Richard Strauss: Daphne, Op 82
Performers: Botha, Johan; Fleming, Renée; Ifrim, Cosmin; Kleiter, Julia; Larsson, Anna; Reinhart, Gregory; Robinson, Twyla; Schade, Michael; Schulte, Eike Wilm; Wittmoser, Carsten; Youn, Kwangchul
Conductors: Bychkov, Semyon
Ensemble: Cologne West German Radio Men's Chorus

Celebrated for her glorious interpretations of Strauss' great soprano roles, Renee Fleming leads an international cast in this eagerly-awaited complete recording of the gorgeously lyrical...continue...
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Essential Opera
Essential Opera

2 CD / Decca Import / 2005-08-09

Works: Georges Bizet: Carmen, opera; The Pearl Fishers, opera; Giacomo Puccini: Tosca; La bohème; Gianni Schicchi, opera; Turandot; Madama Butterfly; Manon Lescaut; Giuseppe Verdi: Il Trovatore; Rigo...
Performers: Bartoli, Cecilia; Berbié, Jane; Caballé, Montserrat [Soprano Vocals]; Carreras, José [Tenor Vocal]; Cross, Gregory; de Palma, Piero [Tenor Vocal]; Domingo, Placido [Tenor Vocals]...
Conductors: Solti, Georg; Karajan, Herbert v.; Bonynge, Richard; Cleva, Fausto; Patanè, Giuseppe; Maazel, Lorin; Gardelli, Lamberto; Mehta, Zubin; Chailly, Riccardo; Gavazzeni, Gianandrea; Kertész,...
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Saariaho: L'Amour De Loin / Upshaw, Finley, Groop, Salonen/Finnish National Opera [DVD]
Saariaho: L'Amour De Loin / Upshaw, Finley, Groop, Salonen/Finnish National Opera [DVD]

1 DVD Video / Decca Import / 2005-08-01

Works: Kaija Saariaho: L'amour de loin
Performers: Finley, Gerald; Groop, Monica; Upshaw, Dawn
Conductors: Salonen, Esa-Pekka
Ensemble: Finnish National Opera Chorus; Finnish National Opera Orchestra

"...Visually, [this production] is stunningly austere, with two tall spiral staircases, one at each side of the stage, and the black space in between covered...continue...
Picture Format: NTSC, Color
Country of Origin: USA
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Wagner: Siegfried / Boulez/Bayreuth, Mcintyre, Jones [2 DVD]
Wagner: Siegfried / Boulez/Bayreuth, Mcintyre, Jones [2 DVD]

2 DVD Video / Decca Import / 2005-06-09

Works: Richard Wagner: Siegfried
Performers: Becht, Hermann; Hübner, Fritz; Jones, Gwyneth, Dame; Jung, Manfred; McIntyre, Donald; Sharp, Norma; Wenkel, Ortrun; Zednik, Heinz
Conductors: Boulez, Pierre
Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra

Picture Format: NTSC, Color
Country of Origin: Germany
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Weber: Der Freischütz / Jochum, Seefried, Streich, et al
Weber: Der Freischütz / Jochum, Seefried, Streich, et al

2 CD / Decca Import / 2005-05-10

Works: Carl Maria von Weber: Der Freischütz, J 277
Performers: Bohme, Kurt [Bass Vocal]; Holm, Richard; Kreppel, Walter; Kuen, Paul; Laminet, Margot; Ohrt, Gisela; Peter, Albrecht; Seefried, Irmgard; Streich, Rita; Wachter, Eberhard
Conductors: Jochum, Eugen
Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra

Der Freischutz has achieved enduring success with its beautiful music and compelling story. This well-loved performance is notable for the vigor and color of Eugen...continue...
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Verdi: Rigoletto / Kubelik, Scotto, Fischer-Dieskau
Verdi: Rigoletto / Kubelik, Scotto, Fischer-Dieskau

2 CD / Decca Import / 2005-05-04

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Rigoletto
Performers: Alda, Catarina; Bergonzi, Carlo; Bergonzi, Carlo [Tenor Vocals]; Carbonari, Virgilio; Cossotto, Fiorenza; de Palma, Piero [Tenor Vocal]; Fiorentini, Mirella; Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich [Baritone Vocal...
Conductors: Kubelik, Rafael
Ensemble: Milan Teatro alla Scala Chorus

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Kubelik is a conductor in Fricsay's class as his support for Fischer-Dieskau's Rigoletto reveals. Fischer-Dieskau once more reaches to a character's soul
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Saint-Saëns: Samson et Dalila / Barenboim, Domingo, etc
Saint-Saëns: Samson et Dalila / Barenboim, Domingo, etc

2 CD / Decca Import / 2005-05-04

Works: Camille Saint-Saëns: Samson et Dalila, Op. 47
Performers: Bruson, Renato; Domingo, Placido [Tenor Vocals]; Friedmann, Gerard; Hubert, Michel; Lloyd, Robert [Bass Voice]; Obraztsova, Yelena; Thau, Pierre; Zaharia, Constantin
Conductors: Barenboim, Daniel
Ensemble: Orchestre de Paris Chorus

"The recording is as ripe as the music deserves... Barenboim proves as passionately dedicated an interpreter of Saint-Saens here as he did in the Third...continue...
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Schubert: Schwanengesang;  Beethoven / Brendel, Goerne
Schubert: Schwanengesang; Beethoven / Brendel, Goerne

1 CD / Decca Import / 2005-04-04

Works: Recorded Sound: Applause; Ludwig van Beethoven: An die ferne Geliebte, Op. 98; Franz Schubert: Schwanengesang, D 957; Herbst, D 945
Performers: Brendel, Alfred [Piano]; Goerne, Matthias

Following the tremendous acclaim for their live recording of 'Winterreise', Alfred Brendel and Matthias Goerne perform another great Schubert song cycle - 'Schwanengesang', along with...continue...
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Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt; Sigurd Jorsalfer
Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt; Sigurd Jorsalfer

2 CD / Decca Import / 2005-03-10

Works: Edvard Grieg: Peer Gynt; Sigurd Jorsalfar, incidental music, Op. 22
Performers: Andersson, Maria; Bonney, Barbara [Soprano Vocal]; Einarson, Monica; Eklof, Marianne; Forsberg, Charlotte; Holmgren, Carl-Gustaf; Malmberg, Urban; Sandve, Kjell Magnus
Conductors: Järvi, Neeme
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Wagner: Tristan und Isolde / Kleiber, Price, Kollo, et al
Wagner: Tristan und Isolde / Kleiber, Price, Kollo, et al

3 CD / Decca Import / 2005-01-21

Works: Richard Wagner: Tristan und Isolde
Performers: Büchner, Eberhard; Dermota, Anton [Tenor Vocals]; Fassbaender, Brigitte [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich [Baritone Vocal]; Gotz, Werner; Hellmich, Wolfgang; Kollo, René [T...
Conductors: Kleiber, Carlos
Ensemble: Dresden Staatskapelle

"Throughout, whether in the precise rhetoric of orchestral interjections in the Act I recitative dialogues, the flexiblity of the cello melody in the Act II...continue...
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Bellini: Beatrice di Tenda / Sutherland, Pavarotti
Bellini: Beatrice di Tenda / Sutherland, Pavarotti

3 CD / Decca Import / 2004-09-14

Works: Vincenzo Bellini: Beatrice di Tenda, opera; Norma, opera; I Puritani, opera; La sonnambula, opera
Performers: Capecchi, Renato; Corena, Fernando; Cross, Richard; Duval, Pierre; Elkins, Margreta; Flagello, Ezio [Bass Vocals]; Monti, Nicola; Opthof, Cornelis; Pavarotti, Luciano; Sutherland, Joan, Dame [Soprano...
Conductors: Bonynge, Richard
Ensemble: Ambrosian Chorus; Florence Maggio Musicale Chorus; Florence Maggio Musicale Orchestra; London Symphony Chorus
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Strauss J.: Die Fledermaus
Strauss J.: Die Fledermaus

2 CD / Decca Import / 2004-08-02

Works: Johann Strauss II: Die Fledermaus
Performers: Holecek, Heinz; Holm, Renate; Janowitz, Gundula [Soprano vocals]; Kmentt, Waldemar; Kuchar, Erich; Kunz, Erich; Lukan, Sylvia; Wächter, Eberhard; Windgassen, Wolfgang [Tenor Vocal]
Conductors: Böhm, Karl

Die Fledermaus is today regarded as the supreme epitome of Viennese operetta and it enjoys an international popularity at both professional and amateur level. However,...continue...
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