Meyerbeer: Semiramide

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The Guardian - Tim Ashley
The conducted with elan by Richard Bonynge, and there are vocal pyrotechnics from Deborah Riedel (Semiramide) and Fiona Janes (Scitalce). Best of all is tenor Filippo Adami, superbly athletic as Scitalce's rival Ircano.
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Editorial Reviews

The Guardian - Tim Ashley
The conducted with elan by Richard Bonynge, and there are vocal pyrotechnics from Deborah Riedel (Semiramide) and Fiona Janes (Scitalce). Best of all is tenor Filippo Adami, superbly athletic as Scitalce's rival Ircano.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/20/2006
  • Label: Naxos
  • UPC: 730099620529
  • Catalog Number: 8660205
  • Sales rank: 184,124


Disc 1
  1. 1–33 Semiramide riconsciuto, opera - Giacomo Meyerbeer & Richard Bonynge (125:19)
    Composed byGiacomo Meyerbeer
    Conducted byRichard Bonynge
    Performed byRichard Bonynge, Württemberg Philharmonic, Deborah Riedel, Hans-Jörg Kalmbach, Fiona James, Wojciech Adalbert Gierlach, Leonardo Silva, Filippo Adami, Altensteig Rossini Choir, Olga Peretyatko, Matthias Wurster
    1. 1Sinfonia
    2. 2Act 1. Introduction and Recitative. Dall'Olimpo a noi scendete
    3. 3Act 1. March
    4. 4Act 1. Scene. Dalla Sarmazia sede discendo al grande invito
    5. 5Act 1. Recitative after the Introduction. Sogno o son desto?
    6. 6Act 1. Cavatina. Sperai su questa sponda trovare il mio riposo
    7. 7Act 1. Recitative after the Cavatina. Signor, perdona se con nome d'amico
    8. 8Act 1. Recitative. Siam soli, or parlerà
    9. 9Act 1. Duetto. Ella è la fiamma mia. Adoro il suo sembiante
    10. 10Act 1. Recitative after the Duetto. La scaltrezza che val
    11. 11Act 1. Recitative and Aria. Mi vedrai con quest'acciaro
    12. 12Act 1. Recitative after the Aria. Egli morrà, fidati a me
    13. 13Act 1. Recitative and Canzonetta (con variazioni). Più non si tardi
    14. 14Act 1. Finale. In lucido cristallo aureo liquore
    15. 15Act 1. Finale. Di gioia, di pace, la bella speranza
    16. 16Act 1. Finale. Ah balena, minaccia sdegnato
    17. 17Act 2. Recitative. Mirteo non lusinganrt: io ben conosco
    18. 18Act 2. Aria. D'un genio che m'accende tu vuoi ragion da me?
    19. 19Act 2. Recitative. Vieni Sibari... E dove?
    20. 20Act 2. Recitative and Duettino. Barbaro, non dolerti, hai tempo ancora
    21. 21Act 2. Recitative after the Duettino. Cedi il ferro, o t'uccido
    22. 22Act 2. Recitative and Aria. Io prigioniero?... Sì, fremi traditor
    23. 23Act 2. Recitative after the Aria. Quanto ti deggio amico
    24. 24Act 2. Aria. Ah più soffrir non voglio quel temerario orgoglio
    25. 25Act 2. Recitative after the Aria. Nol voglio udir. Da questa reggia
    26. 26Act 2. Recitative and Duetto. Io partir? Chi l'impone?
    27. 27Act 2. Recitative after the Duetto. Ove s'asconde? Che fa Scitalce?
    28. 28Act 2. Scene and Rondò. Mirteo, per quanto io tardi
    29. 29Act 2. Recitative after the Rondò. A forza io passerò, vo' del cimento
    30. 30Act 2. Scene. Taci. È tempo d'ardir. Popoli, è vero
    31. 31Act 2. Rondo. Se non nacqui al miglior sesso
    32. 32Act 2. Recitative after the Rondò. Oh Dio! Tamiri
    33. 33Act 2. Finale. Soavi accenti, novi contenti
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Richard Bonynge Primary Artist
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