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Product Details

  • Release Date: 8/9/2005
  • Label: Decca
  • UPC: 028947566496
  • Catalog Number: 000491402
  • Sales rank: 81,608

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Carmen, opéra-comique in 4 acts: Prelude to Act 1 - Georges Bizet & London Philharmonic Orchestra (2:19)
  2. 2 Tosca, opera: Vissi d'arte - Giuseppe Giacosa & Giacomo Puccini (3:23)
  3. 3 Il Trovatore, opera: Vedi! le fosche - Giuseppe Verdi & Salvatore Cammarano (2:50)
  4. 4 La bohème, opera: Che gelida manina - Giacomo Puccini & Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (4:41)
  5. 5 Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492: Voi che sapete - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & London Philharmonic Orchestra (2:56)
  6. 6 Rigoletto, opera: Bella figlia dell'amore - Giuseppe Verdi & Joan Sutherland (4:02)
  7. 7 Nabucco, opera (Nabucodonosor): Va pensiero (Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves) - Giuseppe Verdi & Chicago Symphony Orchestra (4:38)
  8. 8 Carmen, opéra-comique in 4 acts: La fleur que tu m'avais jetée - Jacques-François Fromental Halévy & Georges Bizet (4:01)
  9. 9 La Wally, opera (dramma musicale) in 4 acts: Ebben? ne andrò lontana - Alfredo Catalani & Fausto Cleva (4:55)
  10. 10 Il barbière di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville), opera: Largo al factotum - Gioachino Rossini & Leo Nucci (5:06)
  11. 11 Aida, opera: Gloria all'Egitto (Grand March and Ballet) - Giuseppe Verdi & La Scala Theater Chorus (12:04)
  12. 12 Gianni Schicchi, opera: O mio babbino caro - Giovacchino Forzano & Giacomo Puccini (2:13)
  13. 13 Turandot, opera: Nessun dorma - Franco Alfano & Giacomo Puccini (3:01)
  14. 14 Les contes d'Hoffmann, opera in 4 acts: Belle nuit, ô nuit d'amour (Barcarolle) - Jacques Offenbach & Joan Sutherland (4:15)
  15. 15 Madama Butterfly (Madame Butterfly), opera: Un bel dì vedremo - Giacomo Puccini & Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (4:37)
  16. 16 Don Giovanni, opera, K. 527: Finch'han dal vino (Champagne Aria) - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & London Philharmonic Orchestra (1:25)
  17. 17 Manon Lescaut, opera: Donna non vidì mai - José Carreras & Giacomo Puccini (2:14)
  18. 18 Cavalleria rusticana, opera (melodramma) in 1 act: Intermezzo - Pietro Mascagni & Gianandrea Gavazzeni (3:18)
  19. 19 Turandot, opera: Non piangere Liù...Ah! per l'ultima volta - Franco Alfano & Giacomo Puccini (5:05)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Die Walküre (The Valkyrie), opera, WWV 86b: The Ride of the Valkyries - Richard Wagner & Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (3:07)
  2. 2 Carmen, opéra-comique in 4 acts: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle - Jacques-François Fromental Halévy & Georges Bizet (4:25)
  3. 3 Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492: Non più andrai - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & London Philharmonic Orchestra (3:40)
  4. 4 Madama Butterfly (Madame Butterfly), opera: Humming chorus - Giacomo Puccini & Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (3:03)
  5. 5 La Traviata, opera: Un dì felice - Giuseppe Verdi & Joan Sutherland (3:35)
  6. 6 Turandot, opera: Signore, ascolta! - Franco Alfano & Giacomo Puccini (2:46)
  7. 7 Così fan tutte, opera, K. 588: Soave sia il vento - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Brigitte Fassbaender (2:45)
  8. 8 Pagliacci, opera: Recitar!...Vesti la giubba - National Philharmonic Orchestra & Ruggero Leoncavallo (4:08)
  9. 9 Il barbière di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville), opera: Io sono docile - Gioachino Rossini & Cecilia Bartoli (3:59)
  10. 10 Les Pêcheurs de perles, opera in 3 acts: C'est toi...Au font du temple saint - Georges Bizet & Michel Carré (7:35)
  11. 11 Don Giovanni, opera, K. 527: Là ci darem la mano - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & István Kertész (3:24)
  12. 12 L'Arlesiana, opera: Lamento di Federico - José Carreras & Francesco Cilèa (4:17)
  13. 13 Lakmé, opera: Dôme épais le jasmin - Léo Delibes & Joan Sutherland (5:08)
  14. 14 Rigoletto, opera: La donna è mobile - Giuseppe Verdi & Richard Bonynge (2:24)
  15. 15 Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492: Dove sono - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Kiri Te Kanawa (5:02)
  16. 16 Tosca, opera: E lucevan le stelle - Giuseppe Giacosa & Giacomo Puccini (2:32)
  17. 17 La bohème, opera: Si, Mi chiamano Mimi - Giuseppe Giacosa & Giacomo Puccini (6:00)
  18. 18 La bohème, opera: O soave fanciulla - Giuseppe Giacosa & Giacomo Puccini (4:15)
  19. 19 Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), opera, K. 620: Der Vogelfänger bin ich ja - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (2:34)
  20. 20 Faust, opera: Soldier's chorus - Charles Gounod & Ambrosian Opera Chorus (3:14)
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