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Opus Arte's La Scala Collection digs deep into the archives of Italian television to present classic live performances from one of the world's greatest opera houses. The 11-DVD set includes over thirty hours of performances by such stars as Plácido Domingo, Thomas Allen, Mirella Freni, and Cheryl Studer, conducted by maestros Riccardo Muti and Lorin Maazel, among others. With 11 operas by Donizetti, Mozart, ...
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Editorial Reviews

Barnes & Noble
Opus Arte's La Scala Collection digs deep into the archives of Italian television to present classic live performances from one of the world's greatest opera houses. The 11-DVD set includes over thirty hours of performances by such stars as Plácido Domingo, Thomas Allen, Mirella Freni, and Cheryl Studer, conducted by maestros Riccardo Muti and Lorin Maazel, among others. With 11 operas by Donizetti, Mozart, Puccini, Verdi, and more, it's a video collection no opera lover should be without.

Operas include:
Cilea: Adriana Lecouvreur (Freni, Dvorsky, Cossotto, Mingardo, Gavazzeni)
Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor (Bruson, Devia, La Scola, Berti, Ranzani)
Mozart: Così fan tutte (Dessi, Ziegler, Corbelli, Kundlak, Muti)
Mozart: Don Giovanni (Allen, Gruberova, Murray, Mentzer, Muti)
Pergolesi: Lo Frate 'nnamorato (Corbelli, Felle, di Nissa, D'Intino, Muti)
Puccini: La Fanciulla del West (Zampieri, Pons, Domingo, Bertocchi, Maazel)
Rossini: Guglielmo Tell (Zancanaro, Merritt, Studer, Gavazzi, Muti)
Rossini: La Donna del lago (Blake, Anderson, Surjan, Merritt, Muti)
Verdi: Attila (Ramey, Zancaro, Studer, Kaludov, Muti)
Verdi: I Due Foscari (Bruson, Cupido, Roark-Strummer, Roni, Gavazzeni)
Verdi: I Vespri Siciliani (Merritt, Studer, Zancanaro, Furlanetto, Muti)

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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/25/2006
  • UPC: 809478030003
  • Source: Bbc / Opus Arte
  • Region Code: 0
  • Time: 30:32:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 59,551

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Cilea: Adriana Lecouvreur
3. Michonnet, Della Biacca! [4:47]
4. E la Duclos? [9:41]
5. Adriana! ... Che C'è? [4:41]
6. La Dolcissima Effigie Sorridente [4:32]
7. Or Dunque, Abate? [5:36]
8. Strugger di Gioia e di Timor [8:21]
1. Acerba Voluttà, Dolce Tortura [5:59]
2. Il Ritardo Cagionato Non Fu Già [8:16]
3. Vi Cogliam, Conte, Sul Fatto [7:04]
4. Dico: Che a Cena L'alma Sirena [3:58]
5. Se Tosto Fuggir di Nascosto Mi Fate [2:07]
6. (Orchestral) ... Sia! [11:08]
1. Eh Via! Così Non Va... [10:11]
2. Il Conte di Sassonia! [4:52]
3. Dormi, Dormi, O Pastorello! [1:28]
4. (Orchestral) ... Bel Pastor di Frigia [4:46]
5. E Quella Dama al Certo! [3:38]
6. Giusto Cielo! [4:31]
1. So Ch'ella Dorme... [7:01]
2. Fate Mandar, Piccina... [5:19]
3. Lieta Sorpresa! [3:24]
4. Sete Voi Non Avreste? [10:03]
5. No, la Mia Fronte [4:06]
6. Che? Tu Tremi... [8:55]
Disc #2 -- Verdi: I Vespri Siciliani
3. Introduzione - Coro [2:59]
4. Scene E Cavatina Con Cori [9:14]
5. Scena E Quartetto [4:00]
6. Scene E Duetto - Finale Primo [9:44]
7. Preludio, Aria E Coro [3:16]
8. Scena E Duetto [9:57]
9. Recitativo [12:43]
10. Finale Secondo [9:49]
1. Prelude E Scena [3:21]
2. Recitativo Ed Aria [7:52]
3. Recitativo E Duetto [10:58]
4. Le Quattro Stagioni: Ballo No.1 L'Inverno [6:53]
5. Ballo No.2 La Primavera [9:05]
6. Ballo No.3 L'Estate [5:34]
7. Ballo No.4 L'Autunno [9:47]
8. Finale Terzo [12:02]
1. Preludio, Recitativo Ed Aria [10:06]
2. Gran Duetto [13:58]
3. Scena E Finale Quarto [19:18]
4. Coro [2:41]
5. Siciliana [4:41]
6. Scena E Melodia [4:03]
7. Gran Scena E Terzetto - Finale [15:35]
8. Credits and Curtain Calls [1:14]
Disc #3 -- Verdi: I Due Foscari
1. Opening Titles [3:10]
2. Preludio [2:51]
3. Coro D'Introduzione [5:05]
4. Scena E Cavatina [6:03]
5. Scena, Coro E Cavatina [8:12]
6. Coro [2:23]
7. Scena E Romanza [4:54]
8. Scena E Duetto, Finale I [9:15]
9. Preludio, Scena E Preghiera [5:51]
10. Scena E Duetto [9:41]
11. Terzetto E Quartetto [9:12]
12. Coro [3:32]
13. Scena E Finale II [8:23]
1. Introduzione E Barcarola [5:06]
2. Scena Ed Aria [6:53]
3. Scena Ed Aria [7:21]
4. Scena Ed Aria Finale [13:19]
5. Curtain Calls and Credits [3:25]
Disc #4 -- Verdi: Attila
3. Preludio [3:21]
4. Introduzione [4:19]
5. Scena e Cavatina [6:54]
6. Duetto [9:08]
7. Scena e Cavatina [14:31]
8. Scena e Romanza [6:31]
9. Scena e Duetto [8:11]
10. Scena Ed Aria [8:32]
11. Finale Primo [10:28]
1. Scena Ed Aria [9:34]
2. Finale Secondo [14:39]
3. Scena e Romanza [5:39]
4. Terzetto [5:50]
5. Quartetto Finale [4:31]
6. Curtain Calls and Credits [3:09]
Disc #5 -- Rossini: La Donna Del Lago
2. No. 1 Sinfonia, e Introduzione [1:07]
3. Scena I Del dì la Messaggiera [3:53]
4. Scena II Oh Mattutini Albori! [11:36]
5. Scena III Uberto! Ah! [3:59]
6. Scena V Sei Già Nel Tutto Mio [4:33]
7. No. 2 Coro, e Duetto (Elena - Uberto) (Scena VI) [5:43]
8. Quali Accenti! [2:32]
9. Ma Son Sorpreso [5:35]
10. No. 3 Recitativo e Cavatina Malcom (Scena VII) [2:50]
11. Elena! Oh Tu, Che Chiamo! [7:21]
12. Scena VIII Signor, Giungi Opportuno [3:54]
13. No. 4 Aria Duglas [4:24]
14. E Nel Fatal Conflitto [1:47]
15. No. 5 Duettino (Elena - Malcom) [3:47]
16. No. 6 Coro e Cavatina Rodrigo (Scena IX) [6:13]
17. Ma Dov'è Colei [6:18]
18. Alfin Mi È Dato, O Prence [1:51]
19. No. 7 Coro, e Finale Primo [1:43]
20. Quanto a Quest'alma Amante [10:18]
21. Sul Colle e Morve Opposto [5:45]
22. Su... Amici! [2:02]
2. No. 8 Cavatina Uberto (Scena I) [9:34]
3. Va... Non temer... [2:01]
4. No. 9 Terzetto [8:47]
5. Scena II Qual Pena in Me [1:40]
6. Parla... chi Sei? [7:14]
7. Scena III Quante Sciagure in un Sol Giorno [4:23]
8. No. 10 Aria Malcom [7:46]
9. Scena IV Tanto Osasti? [1:31]
10. Scena V Attendi [1:05]
11. No. 11 Canzoncina Sul Palco [2:17]
12. Scena VI Eccolo! [1:21]
13. No. 12 Coro [5:16]
14. No. 13 Rondò Elena - Finale [8:18]
15. Curtain Calls and Credits [4:37]
Disc #6 -- Rossini: Guglielmo Tell [Disc 1]
1. Opening Titles [3:33]
2. Sinfonia [11:50]
3. Coro d'Introduzione [3:41]
4. Romanza e Quartettino [4:53]
5. Seguito Dell'Introduzione e Sestetto [6:29]
6. Stretta Dell'Introduzione [2:35]
7. Scena [1:00]
8. Scena e Duetto [11:45]
9. Marcia e Scena [2:00]
10. Scena e Quintetto-Invocazione [2:17]
11. Scena [2:02]
12. Coro Dell'Imeneo [3:57]
13. Passo a Sei [5:32]
14. Marcia e Coro [3:51]
15. Scena e Preghiera Nel Finale Primo [6:12]
16. Quintetto Nel Finale Primo [2:46]
17. Seguito e Stretta del Finale Primo [4:23]
1. Coro di Cacciatori e Pastori [5:32]
2. Scena e Romanza [9:23]
3. Scena e Duetta [12:12]
4. Scena [:35]
5. Scena e Terzetto [13:56]
6. Finale Secondo - Primo Coro di Congiurati [4:11]
7. Secondo Coro di Congiurati [4:05]
8. Terzo Coro di Congiurati e Canone [2:44]
9. Scena, Giuramento e Stretta del Finale Secondo [6:11]
Disc #7 -- Rossini: Guglielmo Tell [Disc 2]
1. Scena Ed Aria [10:47]
2. Gran Marcia e Coro [6:27]
3. Scena [:57]
4. Passo a Tre e Coro di Svizzeri e Soldati [10:21]
5. Ballabile di Soldati [5:37]
6. Scena e Quartetto [4:14]
7. Scena e Preghiera [10:15]
8. Scena Nel Finale Terzo [6:33]
9. Quintetto Nel Finale Terzo [2:12]
10. Seguito e Stretta del Finale Terzo [2:48]
1. Preludio [13:52]
2. Scena e Terzetto [7:29]
3. Scena e Preghiera [5:32]
4. Scena e Tempesta Nel Finale Quarto [2:46]
5. Scena e Finale Quarto [6:36]
6. Curtain Calls and Credits [4:56]
Disc #9 -- Pergolesi: Lo Frate 'nnamorato
3. No. 1. Canzona A 2 (Vannella, Cardella) [2:30]
4. No. 2. Canzona (Don Pietro) [4:39]
5. No. 3. Aria (Cardella) [2:52]
6. No. 4. Aria (Don Pietro) [4:43]
7. No. 5. Aria (Carlo) [7:44]
8. No. 6. Aria (Nina) [5:42]
9. No. 7. Aria (Nena) [7:30]
10. No. 8. Aria (Marcaniello) [5:40]
11. No. 9. Aria (Luggrezia) [5:52]
12. No. 10. Aria (Ascanio) [5:13]
13. No. 11. Aria (Vannella) [5:51]
14. No. 12. Duetto (Marcaniello, Don Pietro) [11:37]
1. No. 13. Aria (Lugrezia) [4:08]
2. No. 14. Aria (Cardella) [11:28]
3. No. 15. Aria (Marcaniello) [6:12]
4. No. 16. Aria (Vannella) [7:08]
5. No. 17. Aria (Ascanio) [6:17]
6. No. 18. Terzetto (Ascanio, Nena, Nina) [8:27]
7. No. 19. Aria (Carlo) [4:21]
8. No. 20. Arietta (Don Pietro) [2:59]
9. No. 21. Quintetto (Marcaniello, Carlo, Don Pietro, Cardella, Vannella) [1:45]
1. No. 22. Aria (Nena) [14:12]
2. No. 23. Aria (Ascanio) [6:09]
3. No. 24. Aria (Cardella) [4:46]
4. No. 25. Duetto (Vannella, Don Pietro) [10:06]
5. No. 26. Finale (Tutti) [1:29]
6. Credits and Curtain Calls [2:20]
Disc #10 -- Mozart: Don Giovanni
3. Overture [5:55]
4. No. 1. Introduzione [6:10]
5. No. 2. Recitativo E Duetto [6:44]
6. Scene Change [1:42]
7. No. 3. Aria [6:28]
8. No. 4. Aria [5:25]
9. No. 5. Coro [3:40]
10. No. 6. Aria [3:37]
11. No. 7. Duettino [3:52]
12. No. 8. Aria [2:27]
13. No. 9. Quartetto [4:28]
14. No. 10. Recitativo Ed Aria [7:36]
15. No. 10A. Aria [6:28]
16. No. 11. Aria [1:25]
17. Scene Change [1:18]
18. No. 12. Aria [4:28]
19. No. 13. Finale [8:18]
20. Scene Change [8:40]
1. No. 14. Duetto [3:58]
2. No. 15. Terzetto [6:43]
3. No. 16. Canzonetta [3:12]
4. No. 17. Aria [4:57]
5. No. 18. Aria [4:12]
6. No. 19. Sestetto [7:24]
7. No. 20. Aria [2:22]
8. No. 21. Aria [4:10]
9. No. 21B. Recitativo Ed Aria [6:49]
10. Scene Change [4:46]
11. No. 22. Duetto [3:08]
12. Scene Change [1:13]
13. No. 23. Recitativo Ed Aria [7:24]
14. No. 24. Finale [20:34]
15. Credits and Curtain Calls [4:12]
Disc #11 -- Mozart: Così Fan Tu
2. Opening Titles [1:18]
3. Ouvertura [1:36]
4. No. 1 Terzetto [4:54]
5. No. 2 Terzetto [2:54]
6. No. 3 Terzetto [2:31]
7. No. 4 Duetto [2:26]
8. No. 5 Aira [5:59]
9. No. 6 Quintetto [1:39]
10. No. 8 Coro [4:28]
11. No. 9 Quintetto (E Coro) [2:12]
12. No. 10 Terzettino [3:55]
13. Scene Change [4:31]
14. No. 11 Aria [2:26]
15. No. 12 Aria [3:59]
16. No. 13 Sestetto [5:21]
17. No. 14. Aria [8:19]
18. No. 15 Aria [5:45]
19. No. 16 Terzetto [1:33]
20. No. 17 Aria [1:52]
21. No. 18 Finale [6:57]
1. Recitativo [2:56]
2. No. 19 Aria [5:17]
3. No. 20 Duetto [3:35]
4. No. 21 Duetto Con Coro [3:49]
5. No. 22 Quartetto [5:37]
6. No. 23 Duetto [8:03]
7. No. 25 Rondo [10:38]
8. No. 26 Aria [4:34]
9. No. 27 Cavatina [3:54]
10. Scene Change [2:59]
11. No. 28 Aria [6:03]
12. No. 29 Duetto [8:36]
13. No. 30 Andante [1:40]
14. No. 31 Finale [21:46]
15. Curtain Calls and Credits [3:24]
Disc #12 -- Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor
2. Preludio e Coro d'Introduzione [4:54]
3. Scena e Cavatina [9:09]
4. Scena e Cavatina [13:04]
5. Scena e Duetto - Finale I [13:00]
1. Scena [3:22]
2. Duetto [13:07]
3. Scena ed Aria [6:42]
4. Finale II - Coro e Cavatina [3:30]
5. Scena e Quartetto del Finale II [7:56]
6. Seguito e Stretta del Finale II [5:21]
1. Uragano, Scena e Duetto [9:34]
2. Coro [1:48]
3. Gran Scena con Cori [6:11]
4. Scena ed Aria [20:58]
5. Aria Finale [17:44]
6. Credits and Curtain Calls [1:10]
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Disc #1 -- Cilea: Adriana Lecouvreur
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