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Grandioso!: Great Verdi Recordings from Caruso to Pavarotti - plus Welitsch, Tebaldi, Del Monaco et al.
Grandioso!: Great Verdi Recordings from Caruso to Pavarotti - plus Welitsch, Tebaldi, Del Monaco et al.

7 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2013-10-29

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Aida, opera; Araldo; Un ballo in maschera; Don Carlo; Ernani; Falstaff; La forza del destino; Giovanna d'Arco; Luisa Miller; Macbeth; Nabucco; Otello; Rigoletto; Simon Boccanegra; La ...
Performers: Alarie, Pierrette; Anders, Peter; Arndt-Ober, Margarete; Bastianini, Ettore; Berger, Erna [Soprano vocals]; Bergonzi, Carlo; Bohme, Kurt [Bass Vocal]; Bonato, Armanda; Borg, Kim; Branzell, Karin; Bum...
Conductors: Fricsay, Ferenc; Kulka, János; Erede, Alberto; Bartoletti, Bruno; Moralt, Rudolf; Leitner, Ferdinand; Rother, Artur; Krauss, Clemens; Löwlein, Hans; Santi, Nello; Peters, Reinhard; Heiden...

A feast of great Verdi singing, dating from the dawn of recording in 1903 (Tamagno - Verdi's first Otello) to the 1960s (Pavarotti's first disc...continue...
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The Incomparable Maria Callas
The Incomparable Maria Callas

2 CD / Audiophile / 2013-05-03

Works: Christoph Willibald Gluck: Oprhée et Eurydice; Giacomo Meyerbeer: Dinorah; Gioachino Rossini: Barber of Seville (Il barbiere di Siviglia), opera; Gaetano Donizetti: Anna Bolena; Vincenzo Bellini...
Performers: Callas, Maria [Soprano Vocals]; Cattelani, Aurora; Di Stefano, Giuseppe [Tenor vocals]; Dickie, William; Ercolani, Renato; Forti, Carlo; Rossi-Lemeni, Nicola; Ticozzi, Ebe
Conductors: Prêtre, Georges; Serafin, Tullio; Rescigno, Nicola; Karajan, Herbert von; Voto, Antonio; De Sabata, Victor
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Verdi: The Great Operas [35 CDs]
Verdi: The Great Operas [35 CDs]

36 CD / Warner Classics / 2013-01-22

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Nabucco; Ernani; Giovanna d'Arco; Attila; Macbeth; Rigoletto; Il Trovatore; La traviata; I vespri siciliani; Simon Boccanegra; Un ballo in maschera; La forza del destino; Don Carlos; ...
Performers: Bottion, Aldo; D'Arcangelo, Ildebrando; Ercolani, Renato; Glossop, Peter; Gobbi, Tito; Machi, Mario; Senechal, Michel [Tenor Vocals]; Spataro, Tomaso; Zaccaria, Nicola [Bass Vocal]
Conductors: Muti, Riccardo; Levine, James; Serafin, Tullio; Pappano, Antonio; Santini, Gabriele; Giulini, Carlo Maria; Mehta, Zubin; Karajan, Herbert von

2013 will herald the start Giuseppe Verdi's bicentennial year. To kick off the Verdi year, EMI Classics presents the ultimate Verdi box set that celebrates...continue...
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The Voice of Elena Souliotis - Verdi, Donizetti, Mascagni, Ponchielli
The Voice of Elena Souliotis - Verdi, Donizetti, Mascagni, Ponchielli

1 CD / Eloquence Australia / 2012-09-04

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Nabucco; Macbeth; Luisa Miller; Un ballo in maschera; La forza del destino; Gaetano Donizetti: Anna Bolena; Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana, opera (melodramma) in 1 act; Amilcar...
Performers: di Stasio, Anna; Foiani, Giovanni; Souliotis, Elena
Conductors: Gardelli, Lamberto; de Fabritiis, Oliviero; Varviso, Silvio

Recording information: RCA Italiana Studio A, Rome (09/1965); Sofiensaal, Vienna, Austria (09/1965); RCA Italiana Studio A, Rome (09/1966); Sofiensaal, Vienna, Austria (09/1966)....continue...
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Essential Gilbert & Sullivan - Over 2 hours of witty and delightful operaetta
Essential Gilbert & Sullivan - Over 2 hours of witty and delightful operaetta

2 CD / Warner Classics / 2012-06-05

Works: Arthur Sullivan: The Mikado; Trial by Jury; H.M.S. Pinafore; The Pirates of Penzance; Patience; Iolanthe; Ruddigore; The Gondoliers; The Yeomen of the Guard
Performers: Baker, George [Baritone Vocal]; Bowden, Pamela; Brannigan, Owen; Cameron, John; Cantelo, April; Evans, Geraint [Baritone]; Graham, Edna; Harper, Heather; Lewis, Richard [Tenor Vocals]; Milligan, Jame...
Conductors: Sargent, Malcolm
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The Callas Effect / Delux Edition: 2 CDs plus DVD Video
The Callas Effect / Delux Edition: 2 CDs plus DVD Video

3 CD / Warner Classics / 2011-10-11

Works: Gioachino Rossini: Barber of Seville (Il barbiere di Siviglia), opera; Giuseppe Verdi: I vespri siciliani; Rigoletto; La traviata; Macbeth; Il trovatore; Ernani; Aida, opera; Don Carlo; Giacomo Pucci...
Performers: Berbié, Jane; Callas, Maria [Soprano Vocals]; Dickie, William; Ercolani, Renato; Forte, Carlo; Sautereau, Nadine
Conductors: Serafin, Tullio; Ghione, Franco; Prêtre, Georges; Rescigno, Nicola; De Sabata, Victor; Karajan, Herbert von

Maria Callas is the ultimate and original diva. She is widely regarded as the greatest opera singer and performer of all time whose life, voice...continue...
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The Callas Effect / Standard Edition
The Callas Effect / Standard Edition

2 CD / Warner Classics / 2011-10-11

Works: Gioachino Rossini: Barber of Seville (Il barbiere di Siviglia), opera; Giuseppe Verdi: I vespri siciliani; Rigoletto; La traviata; Macbeth; Il trovatore; Ernani; Aida, opera; Don Carlo; Giacomo Pucci...
Performers: Berbié, Jane; Callas, Maria [Soprano Vocals]; Dickie, William; Ercolani, Renato; Forte, Carlo; Sautereau, Nadine
Conductors: Serafin, Tullio; Ghione, Franco; Prêtre, Georges; Rescigno, Nicola; De Sabata, Victor; Karajan, Herbert von

Maria Callas is the ultimate and original diva. She is widely regarded as the greatest opera singer and performer of all time whose life, voice...continue...
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100 Best Verdi
100 Best Verdi

6 CD / Warner Classics / 2010-06-08

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Aida, opera; La Traviata; Un ballo in maschera; Rigoletto; Luisa Miller; Macbeth; Il trovatore; Il Trovatore; I Lombardi alla prima crociata; Don Carlos; Requiem; La forza del destino...
Performers: Alagna, Roberto; Alva, Luigi [Tenor Vocals]; Andreolli, Florindo; Arroyo, Martina; Baltsa, Agnes; Barbieri, Fedora; Bella, Benito di; Bergonzi, Carlo; Bernardi, Giuliano; Bonisolli, Franco; Borgato, ...
Conductors: Muti, Riccardo; Viotti, Marcello; Patanè, Giuseppe; Rudel, Julius; Erede, Alberto; Ferraris, Franco; Karajan, Herbert von; Pappano, Antonio; Gardelli, Lamberto; Barker, John; Pidò, Evel...

This 6-CD set contains 100 tracks from the most familiar and best-loved works by the Italian operatic composer Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901), performed by many of...continue...
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Icon: Tito Gobbi / The Complete Solo Recordings
Icon: Tito Gobbi / The Complete Solo Recordings

5 CD / Warner Classics / 2010-03-23

Works: Francesco Cilèa: L'Arlesiana; Adriana Lecouvreur; Ruggero Leoncavallo: Zazà, opera; Pagliacci; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Don Giovanni; Le nozze di Figaro; Giuseppe Verdi: Don Carlo; Otello...
Performers: Alva, Luigi [Tenor Vocals]; Arie, Raffaele; Callas, Maria [Soprano Vocals]; Canali, Anna Maria; Caselli, Dario; Clabassi, Plinio [Bass Vocal]; Cornoldi, Claudio; de los Angeles, Victoria; Di Stefano,...
Conductors: Karajan, Herbert von; Erede, Alberto; Robertson, James; Green, Philip; Susskind, Walter; Braithwaite, Warwick; Olivieri, Dino; de Fabritiis, Oliviero; Bizzelli, Annibale; Serafin, Tullio; Santini, Ga...

This 5-CD set, devoted to the outstanding Italian baritone Tito Gobbi, is a further release in the EMI Classics ICON series. The bulk of this...continue...
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Maria Callas - The Legendary Duets
Maria Callas - The Legendary Duets

2 CD / EMI Classics / 2009-11-17

Works: Giacomo Puccini: Madama Butterfly; La bohème; Manon Lescaut; Turandot; Tosca; Giuseppe Verdi: La traviata; Rigoletto; Il trovatore; Aida, opera; Vincenzo Bellini: La sonnambula, opera; I Purit...
Performers: Barbieri, Fedora; Bergonzi, Carlo; Cappuccilli, Piero; Corelli, Franco; Cossotto, Fiorenza; de Palma, Piero [Tenor Vocal]; Di Stefano, Giuseppe [Tenor vocals]; Ercolani, Renato; Fernandi, Eugenio; Fo...
Conductors: Karajan, Herbert von; Votto, Antonino; Serafin, Tullio; Ghione, Franco; Prêtre, Georges; Galliera, Alceo

In these 2 CDs, the iconic Greek-American soprano Maria Callas is heard in duets with a number of the greatest opera stars of her day....continue...
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EMI 98346
The Very Best of Glyndebourne on Record - Mozart, Britten, Verdi, Stravinsky, Monteverdi, Rossini, Lehár, etc
The Very Best of Glyndebourne on Record - Mozart, Britten, Verdi, Stravinsky, Monteverdi, Rossini, Lehár, etc

5 CD / EMI Classics / 2009-04-21

Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492; Così fan tutte, K 588; Don Giovanni; Idomeneo; Die Entführung aus dem Serail (The Abduction from the Ser...
Performers: Ainsley, John Mark; Alan, Hervey; Aler, John [Tenor Vocal]; Allen, Thomas; Allin, Norman; Alva, Luigi [Tenor Vocals]; Baccaloni, Salvatore; Barabas, Sari; Blackwell, Harolyn [Soprano Vocals]; Borriel...
Conductors: Busch, Fritz; Mudie, Michael; Goodall, Reginald; Beecham, Thomas; Vittorio, Gui; Pritchard, John; Haitink, Bernard; Rattle, Simon, Sir; Welser-Möst, Franz; Dove, Jonathan; Davis, Andrew
Ensemble: ; English Opera Group Orchestra; Glyndebourne Festival Orchestra; London Philharmonic Orchestra; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment Members; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; Royal Philharmonic Orches...

The Glyndebourne Festival is a massive yearly event in both the British and international opera worlds, with stars from around the globe gathering to listen...continue...
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EMI 642182B
Benjamin Britten - The Collector's Edition
Benjamin Britten - The Collector's Edition

37 CD / Warner Classics / 2008-11-24

Works: Benjamin Britten: Sinfonia da Requiem, Op. 20; Peter Grimes; Passacaglia, for orchestra, Op. 33b (from "Peter Grimes"); The Young person's guide to the orchestra; Canadian Carnival, for orchestra, Op...
Performers: Adey, John; Allen, Benjamin; Allen, Thomas; Alley, John [Piano]; Allison, Richard; Andrew Davis [Conductor/Organ]; Andsnes, Leif Ove; Armstrong, Sheila [Soprano Vocal]; Bailey, Norman [Bass Baritone]...
Conductors: Pesek, Libor; Rattle, Simon, Sir; Järvi, Paavo; Berglund, Paavo; Brown, Iona; Yuasa, Takuo; Hickox, Richard; Marriner, Sir Neville; Harding, Daniel; Gibson, Alexander, Sir; Bedford, Steuart; Knu...
Ensemble: ; Endymion Ensemble

Benjamin Britten was without question one of the greatest composers of the 20th century. This 37-CD set features all of his most beloved works, giving...continue...
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Puccini: Il Trittico / Bellezza, Serafin, Santini, Gobbi, Los Angeles, Rome Opera House Orchestra, et al
Puccini: Il Trittico / Bellezza, Serafin, Santini, Gobbi, Los Angeles, Rome Opera House Orchestra, et al

3 CD / Warner Classics / 2008-11-11

Works: Giacomo Puccini: Il tabarro (The Cloak), opera; Suor Angelica; Gianni Schicchi, opera
Performers: Barbieri, Fedora; Bertona, Silvia [Soprano Vocal]; Canali, Anna Maria; Caroli, Paolo; Chissari, Santa; Clabassi, Plinio [Bass Vocal]; Cornoldi, Claudio; de los Angeles, Victoria; de Palma, Piero [Ten...
Conductors: Bellezza, Vincenzo; Serafin, Tullio; Santini, Gabriele
Ensemble: Rome Opera House Orchestra

These three recordings of Puccini's operatic trio are tied together by the casting of Tito Gobbi in the baritone roles in the first and third...continue...
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WRNC 129492B
Maria Callas - The Complete Puccini Studio Recordings
Maria Callas - The Complete Puccini Studio Recordings

15 CD / Warner Classics / 2008-10-28

Works: Giacomo Puccini: Tosca; Manon Lescaut; Madama Butterfly; La bohème; Suor Angelica; Gianni Schicchi, opera; Turandot
Performers: Badioli, Carlo; Boniface, Edgard; Borriello, Mario; Bowman, Robert [Tenor Vocal]; Calabrese, Franco; Callas, Maria [Soprano Vocals]; Campi, Enrico; Carlin, Mario; Caselli, Dario; Cioni, Renato; Claba...
Conductors: De Sabata, Victor; Serafin, Tullio; Karajan, Herbert von; Votto, Antonino; Cillario, Carlo Felice
Ensemble: Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra; Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra

This elegant 15-CD set includes all of Callas' studio recordings of Puccini operas: Manon Lescaut, La Boheme, Tosca, Madama Butterfly, and Turandot. These are all...continue...
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Verdi: Opera Choruses
Verdi: Opera Choruses

1 CD / Decca Imports / 2008-09-02

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Aida, opera; Don Carlos; Macbeth; Ernani; I lombardi; Il Trovatore; Un ballo in maschera; Otello; Nabucco
Performers: Foiani, Giovanni; Ghiaurov, Nicolai [Bass Vocals]; Raimondi, Ruggero
Conductors: Abbado, Claudio
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Icon - Giuseppe Di Stefano - Puccini: Tosca;  Verdi, Bellini, Bizet, Mascagni, etc / Callas, Gobbi, et al
Icon - Giuseppe Di Stefano - Puccini: Tosca; Verdi, Bellini, Bizet, Mascagni, etc / Callas, Gobbi, et al

3 CD / Warner Classics / 2008-09-02

Works: Ambroise Thomas: Mignon; Jules Massenet: Manon; Francesco Cilèa: L'Arlesiana; Giuseppe Verdi: La traviata; La forza del destino; Rigoletto; Il Trovatore; Un ballo in maschera; Otello; Gaetano Do...
Performers: Arie, Raffaele; Callas, Maria [Soprano Vocals]; Canali, Anna Maria; Carteri, Rosanna; Dawson, Herbert; de los Angeles, Victoria; Di Stefano, Giuseppe [Tenor vocals]; Ercolani, Renato; Forti, Carlo; G...
Conductors: Erede, Alberto; Serafin, Tullio; De Sabata, Victor; Gavazzeni, Gianandrea; Votto, Antonino; Karajan, Herbert von; Olivieri, Dino; Tonini, Antonio

The Italian tenor Giuseppe di Stefano, who died on March 3, 2008, aged 86, was one of the finest opera singers of his day, blessed...continue...
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WRNC 060752
Giuseppe Verdi: Falstaff
Giuseppe Verdi: Falstaff

2 CD / Orfeo / 2008-08-01

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Falstaff
Performers: Alva, Luigi [Tenor Vocals]; Canali, Anna Maria; Ercolani, Renato; Gobbi, Tito; Moffo, Anna [Soprano vocal]; Panerai, Rolando; Petri, Mario; Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth [Soprano vocals]; Simionato, Giuliet...
Conductors: Karajan, Herbert von
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ORF 772082
Gilbert & Sullivan: Iolanthe, Overture di Ballo / Sargent, Thomas, Sinclair, Cameron, Wallace, et al
Gilbert & Sullivan: Iolanthe, Overture di Ballo / Sargent, Thomas, Sinclair, Cameron, Wallace, et al

2 CD / Warner Classics / 2008-07-08

Works: Arthur Sullivan: Iolanthe (The Peer and the Peri), operetta; Overture di ballo, for orchestra in E major
Performers: Baker, George [Baritone Vocal]; Brannigan, Owen; Cameron, John; Cantelo, April; Harper, Heather; Morison, Elsie; Wallace, Ian; Young, Alexander [Tenor Vocal]
Conductors: Sargent, Malcolm
Ensemble: Pro Arte Orchestra
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Gilbert & Sullivan: Mikado / Sargent, Brannigan, Lewis, Cameron, et al
Gilbert & Sullivan: Mikado / Sargent, Brannigan, Lewis, Cameron, et al

2 CD / Warner Classics / 2008-07-08

Works: Arthur Sullivan: Mikado
Performers: Brannigan, Owen; Cameron, John; Evans, Geraint [Baritone]; Lewis, Richard [Tenor Vocals]; Morison, Elsie; Sinclair, Jeannette; Wallace, Ian
Conductors: Sargent, Malcolm
Ensemble: Pro Arte Orchestra

BBC Music Magazine
The first and most orchestrally spirited of the Sargent G&S series, with crisp delivery from the Japanese courtiers and a top-notch pair of...continue...
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Verdi: Un Ballo in Maschera / Molinari-Pradelli, Caballé
Verdi: Un Ballo in Maschera / Molinari-Pradelli, Caballé

2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2008-02-12

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Un ballo in maschera
Performers: Baldani, Ruza; Bertocci, Aldo; Bruson, Renato; Caballe, Montserrat [Soprano Vocals]; Carreras, Jose [Tenor Vocal]; Davia, Federico; Foiani, Giovanni; Guglielmi, Margherita; Meliciani, Carlo; Romani, ...
Conductors: Molinari-Pradelli, France

Spain's famous opera stars Carreras and Caballe, who are professional colleagues and friends in real life, are an irresistible pairing at the head of a...continue...
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ODO 7048
Grand Tier - Cilea: Adriana Lecouvreur / Rossi, Olivero
Grand Tier - Cilea: Adriana Lecouvreur / Rossi, Olivero

2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2007-10-09

Works: Francesco Cilèa: Adriana Lecouvreur
Performers: Bastianini, Ettore; Caruso, Mariano; Cassinelli, Antonio; Corelli, Franco; di Stasio, Anna; Ercolani, Renato; Frati, Augusto; Olivero, Magda; Simionato, Giulietta; Zerbini, Rosanna
Conductors: Rossi, Mario

Fancesco Cilea was one of the "minor masters" of Italian opera. His masterpiece is 'Adriana Lecouvreur,' a work that, ever since its Milan premiere starring...continue...
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ODO 7037
Maria Callas - The Complete Studio Recordings (1949-1969)
Maria Callas - The Complete Studio Recordings (1949-1969)

70 CD / Warner Classics / 2007-09-25

Works: Richard Wagner: Tristan und Isolde; Vincenzo Bellini: Norma, opera; I Puritani, opera; La sonnambula, opera; Il Pirata, opera; Amilcare Ponchielli: La Gioconda; Gaetano Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor...
Performers: Albanese, Francesco [Tenor Vocal]; Alberto Albertini [Bass/Baritone Vocal]; Alva, Luigi [Tenor Vocals]; Amadini, Maria; Arie, Raffaele; Badioli, Carlo; Barbieri, Fedora; Begali, Ottorino; Benzi, Arma...
Conductors: Basile, Arturo; Votto, Antonino; Serafin, Tullio; De Sabata, Victor; Santini, Gabriele; Gavazzeni, Gianandrea; Karajan, Herbert von; Galliera, Alceo; Rescigno, Nicola; Prêtre, Georges

This 70-CD set features everything Callas ever recorded in the studio, including newly licensed and remastered material....continue...
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The One and Only - Opera Arias / Maria Callas
The One and Only - Opera Arias / Maria Callas

2 CD / Warner Classics / 2007-08-28

Works: Giacomo Puccini: Gianni Schicchi, opera; La bohème; Tosca; Madama Butterfly; Turandot; Alfredo Catalani: La Wally; Francesco Cilèa: Adriana Lecouvreur; Umberto Giordano: Andrea Chéni...
Performers: Berbié, Jane; Callas, Maria [Soprano Vocals]; Canali, Anna Maria; Dickie, William; Ercolani, Renato; Forti, Carlo; Gedda, Nicolai [Tenor Vocals]; Sautereau, Nadine
Conductors: Serafin, Tullio; De Sabata, Victor; Karajan, Herbert von; Ghione, Franco; Galliera, Alceo; Rescigno, Nicola; Prêtre, Georges

A 2-CD compilation of Callas' most famous arias, at a 1-CD price! Packaged in a limited edition 6-panel digipack with a lavishly illustrated booklet....continue...
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Verdi: La Traviata
Verdi: La Traviata

2 CD / Deutsche Grammophon Imports / 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

Penguin Guide
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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The Essential Collection: Maria Callas
The Essential Collection: Maria Callas

2 CD / Avid Records (UK) / 2007-06-05

Works: Giacomo Puccini: Tosca; Manon Lescaut; Madama Butterfly; La bohème; Suor Angelica; Gianni Schicchi, opera; Turandot; Vincenzo Bellini: I Puritani, opera; Giacomo Meyerbeer: Le pardon de Plo...
Performers: Barbieri, Fedora; Canali, Anna Maria; Cattelani, Aurora; Di Stefano, Giuseppe [Tenor vocals]; Dickie, William; Ercolani, Renato; Forti, Carlo; Gedda, Nicolai [Tenor Vocals]; Gobbi, Tito; Lazzarini, A...
Conductors: De Sabata, Victor; Serafin, Tullio; Karajan, Herbert von
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MSER 908
Grand Tier - Verdi: Nabucco / Gavazzeni, Guelfi, Suliotis, Ghiaurov
Grand Tier - Verdi: Nabucco / Gavazzeni, Guelfi, Suliotis, Ghiaurov

2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2007-03-20

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Nabucco
Performers: de Palma, Piero [Tenor Vocal]; Fiorentini, Mirella; Foiani, Giovanni; Ghiaurov, Nicolai [Bass Vocals]; Guelfi, Giangiacomo; Lane, Gloria; Raimondi, Gianni; Suliotis, Elena
Conductors: Gavazzeni, Gianandrea
Ensemble: Milan Teatro alla Scala Chorus

Produced in March 1842, Nabucco was Verdi's first triumph with the public and (most) critics, establishing him as a great composer. The audience at the...continue...
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Historical - Verdi: Il trovatore / Karajan, Callas, et al
Historical - Verdi: Il trovatore / Karajan, Callas, et al

2 CD / Warner Classics / 2007-01-16

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Il Trovatore
Performers: Barbieri, Fedora; Callas, Maria [Soprano Vocals]; Di Stefano, Giuseppe [Tenor vocals]; Ercolani, Renato; Mauri, Giulio; Panerai, Rolando; Villa, Luisa; Zaccaria, Nicola [Bass Vocal]
Conductors: Karajan, Herbert von
Ensemble: Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra

Gramophone Classical Music Guide
Callas and Karajan took the world by the ears in the 1950s with this Il trovatore. Leonora was one of Callas's finest...continue...
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Weekend Classics - A Verdi Weekend
Weekend Classics - A Verdi Weekend

1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon Import / 2006-11-14

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Il Trovatore; La traviata; Nabucco; Rigoletto; Otello; Aida, opera; Macbeth; Falstaff; I lombardi; Don Carlos; Un ballo in maschera; Simon Boccanegra
Performers: Bergonzi, Carlo; Cappuccilli, Piero; Carbonari, Virgilio; Cotrubas, Ileana; de Palma, Piero [Tenor Vocal]; Domingo, Placido; Domingo, Placido [Tenor Vocals]; Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich [Baritone Vocal...
Conductors: Serafin, Tullio; Kleiber, Carlos; Abbado, Claudio; Kubelik, Rafael; Levine, James; Sinopoli, Giuseppe
Ensemble: Bavarian State Opera Chorus; Bavarian State Opera Orchestra; Berlin State Opera Orchestra; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra; Milan Teatro alla Scala Chorus; Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
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PID 891039
Verdi: La Traviata / Kleiber, Cotrubas, et al
Verdi: La Traviata / Kleiber, Cotrubas, et al

2 Super Audio CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2004-11-09

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: La traviata
Performers: Cotrubas, Ileana; Domingo, Placido; Domingo, Placido [Tenor Vocals]; Foiani, Giovanni; Giacomotti, Alfredo; Grella, Bruno; Gullino, Walter; Jungwirth, Helena; Malagu, Stefania; Milnes, Sherrill [Bari...
Conductors: Kleiber, Carlos
Ensemble: Bavarian State Opera Chorus
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DGG B000311436
Verdi: Il Trovatore / Karajan, Callas, Panerai, Barbieri
Verdi: Il Trovatore / Karajan, Callas, Panerai, Barbieri

2 CD / EMI Classics Import / 2004-09-07

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Il Trovatore
Performers: Barbieri, Fedora; Callas, Maria [Soprano Vocals]; Di Stefano, Giuseppe [Tenor vocals]; Ercolani, Renato; Mauri, Giulio; Panerai, Rolando; Villa, Luisa; Zaccaria, Nicola [Bass Vocal]
Conductors: Karajan, Herbert von
Ensemble: Milan Teatro alla Scala Chorus
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PID 942256
Cilea: Adriana Lecouvreur/ Rossi, Corelli, Olivero, et al
Cilea: Adriana Lecouvreur/ Rossi, Corelli, Olivero, et al

2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2004-06-08

Works: Francesco Cilèa: Adriana Lecouvreur
Performers: Bastianini, Ettore; Caruso, Mariano; Cassinelli, Antonio; Corelli, Franco; di Stasio, Anna; Ercolani, Renato; Frati, Augusto; Olivero, Magda; Simionato, Giulietta; Zerbini, Rosanna
Conductors: Rossi, Mario

The masterpiece of composer Francesco Cilea, 'Adriana Lecouvreur' premiered in 1902 with Caruso in the tenor lead. It has remained a standard in Italy, though...continue...
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ODO 1410
The Very Best of Maria Callas
The Very Best of Maria Callas

2 CD / EMI Distribution / 2003-04-16

Works: Giacomo Puccini: Tosca; Madama Butterfly; Manon Lescaut; La bohème; Gianni Schicchi, opera; Turandot; Umberto Giordano: Andrea Chénier; Gioachino Rossini: Barber of Seville (Il barbiere d...
Performers: Berbié, Jane; Callas, Maria [Soprano Vocals]; Canali, Anna Maria; Dickie, William; Ercolani, Renato; Forte, Carlo; Gedda, Nicolai [Tenor Vocals]; Sautereau, Nadine
Conductors: De Sabata, Victor; Karajan, Herbert von; Serafin, Tullio; Ghione, Franco; Prêtre, Georges; Rescigno, Nicola; Votto, Antonino
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EMD 575897
Adrianna Lecouvreur (Cilea) Olivero, Corelli, 1959
Adrianna Lecouvreur (Cilea) Olivero, Corelli, 1959

2 CD / Hardy Classic / 2002-10-07

Works: Francesco Cilèa: Adriana Lecouvreur
Performers: Bastianini, Ettore; Caruso, Mariano; Cassinelli, Antonio; Corelli, Franco; di Stasio, Anna; Ercolani, Renato; Frati, Augusto; Olivero, Magda; Simionato, Giulietta; Zerbini, Rosanna
Conductors: Rossi, Mario
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HCV 6007
Verdi: Nabucco / Gardelli, Gobbi, Suliotis, et al
Verdi: Nabucco / Gardelli, Gobbi, Suliotis, et al

2 CD / Decca / 2002-09-10

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
Ensemble: Vienna State Opera Chorus
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HBDirect Recommended Recording DEC 4174072
Verdi: I Masnadieri / Gavazzeni, Raimondi, Christoff, et al
Verdi: I Masnadieri / Gavazzeni, Raimondi, Christoff, et al

2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2002-05-07

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: I masnadieri
Performers: Bruson, Renato; Christoff, Boris; Corradi, Giampaolo; Foiani, Giovanni; Ligabue, Ilva; Raimondi, Gianni; Talba, Enrico
Conductors: Gavazzeni, Gianandrea
Ensemble: Rome Opera House Chorus
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ODO 1346
Cilea: Adriana Lecouvreur / Capuana, Tebaldi, del Monaco
Cilea: Adriana Lecouvreur / Capuana, Tebaldi, del Monaco

2 CD / Decca / 2001-09-11

Works: Francesco Cilèa: Adriana Lecouvreur
Performers: Cadoni, Fernanda; Del Monaco, Mario; Fioravanti, Giulio; Foiani, Giovanni; Maionica, Silvio [Bass vocals]; Mercuriali, Angelo; Ricciardi, Franco; Simionato, Giulietta; Tebaldi, Renata [Soprano Vocals]
Conductors: Capuana, Franco
Ensemble: Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Chorus
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DEC 4302562
Handel: Sosarme / Lewis, Deller, Watts, Herbert, et al
Handel: Sosarme / Lewis, Deller, Watts, Herbert, et al

2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2001-09-04

Works: George Frederick Handel: Sosarme, HWV 30
Performers: Deller, Alfred; Herbert, William; Kentish, John; Ritchie, Margaret; Wallace, Ian; Watts, Helen [Contralto Vocals]
Conductors: Lewis, Anthony
Ensemble: Santa Cecilia Chamber Orchestra
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ODO 1319
Verdi: Choruses
Verdi: Choruses

1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon Imports / 2001-06-25

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Nabucco; Il trovatore; Otello; Ernani; Aida, opera; Macbeth; I lombardi alla prima crociata; Don Carlo; Un Un ballo in maschera; Simon Boccanegra; Requiem
Performers: Cappuccilli, Piero; Foiani, Giovanni; Ghiaurov, Nicolai [Bass Vocals]; Obraztsova, Elena; Obraztsova, Yelena; Raimondi, Ruggero
Conductors: Abbado, Claudio

Penguin Guide
The combination of precision and tension is riveting and the analogue recording is of DG's highest standard, offering a wide dynamic range, fine detail...continue...
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HBDirect Recommended Recording DGGI 463655
Verdi: Un ballo in maschera / Molinari-Pradelli, et al
Verdi: Un ballo in maschera / Molinari-Pradelli, et al

2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2001-06-05

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Un ballo in maschera
Performers: Baldani, Ruza; Bertocci, Aldo; Bruson, Renato; Caballe, Montserrat [Soprano Vocals]; Carreras, Jose [Tenor Vocal]; Davia, Federico; Foiani, Giovanni; Guglielmi, Margherita; Meliciani, Carlo; Romani, ...
Conductors: Molinari-Pradelli, France

Spain's famous opera stars Carreras and Caballe, who are both professional colleagues and friends in real life, are an irresistible pairing at the head of...continue...
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ODO 1302
Verdi: Simon Boccanegra / Abbado, Cappuccilli, Freni, et al
Verdi: Simon Boccanegra / Abbado, Cappuccilli, Freni, et al

2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2000-07-18

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Simon Boccanegra
Performers: Cappuccilli, Piero; Foiani, Giovanni; Freni, Mirella [Soprano Vocals]; Ghiaurov, Nicolai [Bass Vocals]; Manganotti, Gianfranco; Pauli, Milena; Raimondi, Gianni; Schiavi, Felice
Conductors: Abbado, Claudio
Ensemble: Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra

Many years after its first performance Verdi extensively revised Simon Boccanegra, exhibiting the great faith he had in its splendid music. The story is one...continue...
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ODO 1255
Verdi: La traviata / Pritchard, Sutherland, Bergonzi, et al
Verdi: La traviata / Pritchard, Sutherland, Bergonzi, et al

2 CD / Decca Imports / 1998-12-17

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: La traviata
Performers: Bergonzi, Carlo; Carral, Dora; de Palma, Piero [Tenor Vocal]; Foiani, Giovanni; Frosini, Mario; Maionica, Silvio [Bass vocals]; Mercuriali, Angelo; Meridionale, Tereno; Merrill, Robert [Baritone Voca...
Conductors: Pritchard, John
Ensemble: Florence Maggio Musicale Orchestra

Penguin Guide
She has rarely sung on record with such deep feeling as in the final scene...This is not a sparkling Violetta, but it is vocally...continue...
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HBDirect Recommended Recording DECI 460759
Saint-Saëns: Samson et Dalila / Verrett, Cassily, Massard
Saint-Saëns: Samson et Dalila / Verrett, Cassily, Massard

2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 1998-10-20

Works: Camille Saint-Saëns: Samson et Dalila, Op. 47
Performers: Cassilly, Richard; de Palma, Piero [Tenor Vocal]; Foiani, Giovanni; Maionica, Silvio [Bass vocals]; Manganotti, Gianfranco; Massard, Robert; Monreale, Leonardo; Verrett, Shirley [Mezzo Soprano Vocals]
Conductors: Prêtre, Georges
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ODO 1175
Pavarotti & Friends for the Children of Liberia
Pavarotti & Friends for the Children of Liberia

1 CD / Decca / 1998-10-20

Works: Jon Bon Jovi: Let it rain; Spice Girls: Stop; Viva forever; Diane Warren: How do I live without you; Manuel de Falla: I hate you then I love you; Stevie Wonder: Higher Ground; Peace wanted just to be...
Performers: Bon Jovi, Jon; Cole, Natalie; Corrs, The; Cortese, Emanuela; Cortesi, Emanuela; Daniele, Pino; De Maco, Stefano; Dell'Abate, Jill; Dion, Celine; Gadd, Steve [Drums]; Girls, Spice; Guidetti, Claudio; ...
Conductors: Boemi, Marco; ; Molina, Jose; Molina, José
Ensemble: Spice Girls; The Corrs; Turin Philharmonic Orchestra

A video of this program, directed by Spike Lee and including additional songs, is available as London 074 208.

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DEC 2894606002
Verdi: Un ballo in maschera / Abbado, Domingo, Ricciarelli
Verdi: Un ballo in maschera / Abbado, Domingo, Ricciarelli

2 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 1998-07-14

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Un ballo in maschera
Performers: Bruson, Renato; Corato, Luigi de; Domingo, Placido [Tenor Vocals]; Foiani, Giovanni; Gruberova, Edita; Obraztsova, Yelena; Raimondi, Ruggero; Ricciarelli, Katia
Conductors: Abbado, Claudio
Ensemble: Milan Teatro alla Scala Chorus
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DGG 2894531482
Verdi: Simon Boccanegra / Abbado, Freni, Cappuccilli, et al
Verdi: Simon Boccanegra / Abbado, Freni, Cappuccilli, et al

2 CD / Deutsche Grammophon Imports / 1998-01-27

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Simon Boccanegra
Performers: Carreras, Jose [Tenor Vocal]; Foiani, Giovanni; Freni, Mirella [Soprano Vocals]; Gallamini, Maria Fausta; Ghiaurov, Nicolai [Bass Vocals]; Savastano, Antonio; Van Dam, Jose [Bass Baritone Vocals]
Conductors: Abbado, Claudio
Ensemble: Milan Teatro alla Scala Chorus

Gramophone Classical Music Guide
This famous recording has become a classic, a studio performance following a series of performances at La Scala in the Strehler staging....continue...
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Verdi: Nabucco / Gavazzeni, Guelfi, Suliotis, Ghiaurov
Verdi: Nabucco / Gavazzeni, Guelfi, Suliotis, Ghiaurov

2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 1997-09-01

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Nabucco
Performers: de Palma, Piero [Tenor Vocal]; Fiorentini, Mirella; Foiani, Giovanni; Ghiaurov, Nicolai [Bass Vocals]; Guelfi, Giangiacomo; Lane, Gloria; Raimondi, Gianni; Suliotis, Elena
Conductors: Gavazzeni, Gianandrea
Ensemble: Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
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ODO 1130
Verdi: Macbeth / Abbado, Verrett, Cappuccilli, Domingo et al
Verdi: Macbeth / Abbado, Verrett, Cappuccilli, Domingo et al

2 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 1997-01-28

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Macbeth
Performers: Bortolotti, Massimo; Cappuccilli, Piero; Domingo, Placido; Domingo, Placido [Tenor Vocals]; Foiani, Giovanni; Fontana, Sergio; Gallamini, Maria Fausta; Ghiaurov, Nicolai [Bass Vocals]; Giacomotti, Al...
Conductors: Abbado, Claudio
Ensemble: Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
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Verdi: La Traviata / Maazel, Lorengar, Aragall, et al
Verdi: La Traviata / Maazel, Lorengar, Aragall, et al

2 CD / Decca Imports / 1994-02-21

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: La traviata
Performers: Aragall, Giacomo; Carbonari, Virgilio; Fiorentini, Mirella; Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich [Baritone Vocal]; Foiani, Giovanni; Lorengar, Pilar [Lyric soprano]; Losa, Alfonso; Maionica, Silvio [Bass vocals...
Conductors: Maazel, Lorin
Ensemble: Berlin Deutsche Oper Orchestra
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DECI 443000
Verdi: La Traviata / Kleiber, Cotrubas, Domingo, Milnes
Verdi: La Traviata / Kleiber, Cotrubas, Domingo, Milnes

2 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 1986-01-20

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

"It is curious that in Italian opera there is still a myth around that singers are everything. In this performance, it is Carlos Kleiber's extraordinary...continue...
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