Opera for Lovers

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  • Release Date: 11/5/1998
  • Label: Decca Import
  • UPC: 028946031926
  • Catalog Number: 460319

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 La bohème, opera: Che gelida manina - Giacomo Puccini & Giuseppe Giacosa (4:42)
    Composed byGiacomo Puccini
    Conducted byHerbert von Karajan
    Performed byBerlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Herbert von Karajan, Luciano Pavarotti
  2. 2 Rigoletto, opera: Gualtier Maldè... Caro nome - Giuseppe Verdi & Joan Sutherland (6:14)
    Composed byGiuseppe Verdi
    Conducted byFrancesco Molinari-Pradelli
    Performed byJoan Sutherland, Francesco Molinari-Pradelli, Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus and Orchest
  3. 3 Tosca, opera: Ah, quegli occhi... Qual'occhio al mondo - Giacomo Puccini & Leontyne Price (5:16)
    Composed byGiacomo Puccini
    Conducted byHerbert von Karajan
    Performed byLeontyne Price, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Herbert von Karajan, Giuseppe di Stefano
  4. 4 Carmen, opera: Habanera: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle - Georges Bizet & Vienna State Opera Chorus (4:20)
    Composed byGeorges Bizet
    Conducted byHenry Lewis
    Performed byVienna State Opera Chorus, Marilyn Horne, Henry Lewis, Vienna State Opera Orchestra
  5. 5 Manon Lescaut, opera: Donna non vidi mai - Ruggero Leoncavallo & Giacomo Puccini (2:12)
    Composed byGiacomo Puccini
    Conducted byRiccardo Chailly
    Performed byJosé Carreras, Riccardo Chailly, Bologna Teatro Comunale Orchestra
  6. 6 Otello, opera: Già nella notte densa (Love Duet) - Arrigo Boito & Giuseppe Verdi (9:35)
    Composed byGiuseppe Verdi
    Conducted byGeorg Solti
    Performed byVienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Carlo Cossutta, Margaret Price, Georg Solti
  7. 7 Aida, opera: Se quel guerrier... Celeste Aida - Giuseppe Verdi & Teatro dell'Opera di Roma Chorus & Orchestra (4:43)
    Composed byGiuseppe Verdi
    Conducted byGeorg Solti
    Performed byTeatro dell'Opera di Roma Chorus & Orchestra, Georg Solti, Jon Vickers
  8. 8 Madama Butterfly (Madame Butterfly), opera: Un bel dì (One fine day) - Giacomo Puccini & Giuseppe Giacosa (4:25)
    Composed byGiacomo Puccini
    Conducted byEdward Downes
    Performed byRégine Crespin, Edward Downes, Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus and Orchest
  9. 9 Carmen, opera: La fleur que tu m'avais jetée (Flower Song) - Georges Bizet & Plácido Domingo (3:58)
    Composed byGeorges Bizet
    Conducted byGeorg Solti
    Performed byPlácido Domingo, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Georg Solti
  10. 10 Les contes d'Hoffmann, opera in 4 acts: Barcarolle: Belle nuit, ô nuit d'amour - Jacques Offenbach & Joan Sutherland (4:12)
    Composed byJacques Offenbach
    Conducted byRichard Bonynge
    Performed byJoan Sutherland, Richard Bonynge, Choeur de la Radio de la Suisse Romande, Du Brassus, L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande, Lausanne Pro Arte, Huguette Tourangeau
  11. 11 Turandot, opera: Signore, ascolta! - Franco Alfano & Giacomo Puccini (2:44)
    Composed byGiacomo Puccini
    Conducted byZubin Mehta
    Performed byMontserrat Caballé, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Zubin Mehta
  12. 12 Don Giovanni, opera, K. 527: Deh, vieni alla finestra (Serenade) - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & London Philharmonic Orchestra (2:15)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Conducted byGeorg Solti
    Performed byLondon Philharmonic Orchestra, Georg Solti, Bryn Terfel
  13. 13 Tosca, opera: Vissi d'arte - Giacomo Puccini & Giuseppe Giacosa (3:20)
    Composed byGiacomo Puccini
    Conducted byGeorg Solti
    Performed byKiri Te Kanawa, National Philharmonic Orchestra, Georg Solti
  14. 14 Manon Lescaut, opera: Oh, sarò la più bella!... Tu, tu amore? - Ruggero Leoncavallo & Giacomo Puccini (8:36)
    Composed byGiacomo Puccini
    Conducted byRiccardo Chailly
    Performed byJosé Carreras, Riccardo Chailly, Kiri Te Kanawa, Bologna Teatro Comunale Orchestra
  15. 15 Samson et Dalila, opera in 3 acts, Op. 47: Mon cœur s'ouvre à ta voix - Camille Saint-Saëns & Edward Downes (5:39)
    Composed byCamille Saint-Saëns
    Conducted byEdward Downes
    Performed byEdward Downes, Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus and Orchest, Regina Resnik
  16. 16 La bohème, opera: O soave fanciulla - Giacomo Puccini & Giuseppe Giacosa (4:12)
    Composed byGiacomo Puccini
    Conducted byHerbert von Karajan
    Performed byBerlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Herbert von Karajan, Rolando Panerai, Luciano Pavarotti
Disc 2
  1. 1 Don Giovanni, opera, K. 527: Là ci darem la mano - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & István Kertész (3:25)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Conducted byIstván Kertész
    Performed byIstván Kertész, Tom Krause, Lucia Popp, Vienna Haydn Orchestra
  2. 2 Rusalka, opera, B. 203 (Op. 114): O silver moon (Mesídku na nebi hlubokém) - Antonin Dvorák & Renée Fleming (6:41)
    Composed byAntonin Dvorák
    Conducted byGeorg Solti
    Performed byRenée Fleming, London Symphony Orchestra, Georg Solti
  3. 3 Les Troyens, opera, H. 133a: Nuit d'ivresse et d'extase infinie - Hector Berlioz & Charles Dutoit (7:59)
    Composed byHector Berlioz
    Conducted byCharles Dutoit
    Performed byCharles Dutoit, Gary Lakes, Montreal Symphony Orchestra, Francoise Pollet
  4. 4 L'elisir d'amore, opera: Una furtiva lagrima - Gaetano Donizetti & Roberto Alagna (3:41)
    Composed byGaetano Donizetti
    Conducted byEvelino Pidò
    Performed byRoberto Alagna, Lyon National Orchestra, Evelino Pidò
  5. 5 Loreley, opera (azione romantica) in 3 acts: Amor, celeste ebbrezza - Alfredo Catalani & Kurt Herbert Adler (3:03)
    Composed byAlfredo Catalani
    Conducted byKurt Herbert Adler
    Performed byKurt Herbert Adler, Maria Chiara, National Philharmonic Orchestra
  6. 6 Werther, lyric drama in 4 acts: Pourquoi me réveiller - Jules Massenet & Alfred Blau (3:07)
    Composed byJules Massenet
    Conducted byOliviero de Fabritiis
    Performed byOliviero de Fabritiis, National Philharmonic Orchestra, Luciano Pavarotti
  7. 7 La Traviata, opera: Parigi, o cara - Giuseppe Verdi & Angela Gheorghiu (4:24)
    Composed byGiuseppe Verdi
    Conducted byGeorg Solti
    Performed byAngela Gheorghiu, Frank Lopardo, Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus and Orchest, Georg Solti
  8. 8 Luisa Miller, opera: Quando le sere al placido - Giuseppe Verdi & Carlo Bergonzi (3:21)
    Composed byGiuseppe Verdi
    Conducted byGianandrea Gavazzeni
    Performed byCarlo Bergonzi, Saint Cecilia Academy Orchestra, Gianandrea Gavazzeni
  9. 9 La favorita, opera: O mio Fernando - Gaetano Donizetti & Richard Bonynge (3:48)
    Composed byGaetano Donizetti
    Conducted byRichard Bonynge
    Performed byRichard Bonynge, Fiorenza Cossotto, Bologna Teatro Comunale Orchestra
  10. 10 Fedora, opera: Amor ti vieta - Umberto Giordano & Jussi Björling (1:56)
    Composed byUmberto Giordano
    Conducted byAlberto Erede
    Performed byJussi Björling, Alberto Erede, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Orchestra
  11. 11 Lucia di Lammermoor, opera: Verrano a te sull'aure - Gaetano Donizetti & Joan Sutherland (4:27)
    Composed byGaetano Donizetti
    Conducted byRichard Bonynge
    Performed byJoan Sutherland, Richard Bonynge, Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus and Orchest, Luciano Pavarotti
  12. 12 Gianni Schicchi, opera: O mio babbino caro - Giacomo Puccini & Giovacchino Forzano (2:13)
    Composed byGiacomo Puccini
    Conducted byLamberto Gardelli
    Performed byLamberto Gardelli, Maggio Musicale Fiorentino Orchestra, Renata Tebaldi
  13. 13 Tosca, opera: E lucevan le stelle - Giacomo Puccini & Giuseppe Giacosa (3:09)
    Composed byGiacomo Puccini
    Conducted byLorin Maazel
    Performed byFranco Corelli, Saint Cecilia Academy Orchestra, Lorin Maazel
  14. 14 L'amico Fritz, opera (commedia lyrica) in 3 acts: Son pochi fiori - Pietro Mascagni & Kurt Herbert Adler (3:27)
    Composed byPietro Mascagni
    Conducted byKurt Herbert Adler
    Performed byKurt Herbert Adler, Maria Chiara, National Philharmonic Orchestra
  15. 15 Faust, opera: Quel trouble... Salut! Demeure - Charles Gounod & Zurich Tonhalle Orchestra (6:15)
    Composed byCharles Gounod
    Conducted byFranco Patane
    Performed byZurich Tonhalle Orchestra, Franco Patane, Giuseppe di Stefano
  16. 16 La bohème, opera: Quando m'en vò - Giacomo Puccini & Giuseppe Giacosa (2:48)
    Composed byGiacomo Puccini
    Conducted byHerbert von Karajan
    Performed byBerlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Elizabeth Harwood, Herbert von Karajan, Rolando Panerai, Michel Sénéchal
  17. 17 La Gioconda, opera in 4 acts: Cielo e mar - Arrigo Boito & Amilcare Ponchielli (4:46)
    Composed byAmilcare Ponchielli
    Conducted byBruno Bartoletti
    Performed byBruno Bartoletti, National Philharmonic Orchestra, Luciano Pavarotti
  18. 18 Madama Butterfly (Madame Butterfly), opera: Vogliatemi bene (Love Duet) - Giacomo Puccini & Giuseppe Giacosa (7:58)
    Composed byGiacomo Puccini
    Conducted byTullio Serafin
    Performed byCarlo Bergonzi, Saint Cecilia Academy Orchestra, Tullio Serafin, Renata Tebaldi
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