Rossini: The Thieving Magpie [Sung in English]

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  • Release Date: 7/22/2003
  • Label: Chandos
  • UPC: 095115309728
  • Catalog Number: 3097
  • Sales rank: 215,144


Disc 1
  1. 1–53 La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie), opera - Gioachino Rossini & Barry Banks (150:42)
    Composed byGioachino Rossini
    Conducted byDavid Parry
    Performed byBarry Banks, Susan Bickley, Geoffrey Mitchell Choir, Nerys Jones, Stuart Kale, David Parry, New Philharmonia Orchestra, Christopher Purves, Russell Smythe, Jeremy White, Majella Cullagh, John Graham-Hall, Nicholas Garrett, Toby Stafford-Allen, Darren Jeffrey, Prunella Scales, Philip Tebb
    1. 1Overture. Maestoso marziale
    2. 2Overture. Allegro
    3. 3Act 1. Scene 1. What a day of celebration
    4. 4Act 1. Scene 1. Get moving - do something
    5. 5Act 1. Scene 1. I can see my beloved Giannetto
    6. 6Act 1. Scene 1. Oh, my heart is full of joy!
    7. 7Act 1. Scene 1. Spring is returning
    8. 8Act 1. Scene 1. Dearest Ninetta, today's a special day!
    9. 9Act 1. Scene 1. Penknives and needles, leather patches
    10. 10Act 1. Scene 1. I thought so, it's old Isacco
    11. 11Act 1. Scene 1. What's that shouting
    12. 12Act 1. Scene 1. Darling! Darling, let me embrace you
    13. 13Act 1. Scene 1. Yes, even in the battle
    14. 14Act 1. Scene 1. Goodbye for now, my darling
    15. 15Act 1. Scene 1. Yesterday, just as the sun was setting
    16. 16Act 1. Scene 1. I can be strong no longer
    17. 17Act 1. Scene 1. Oh, daughter, let me embrace you
    18. 18Act 1. Scene 1. Good morning, my pretty lady
    19. 19Act 1. Scene 1. THIS IS MOST URGENT
    20. 20Act 1. Scene 1. Thank heavens!
    21. 21Act 1. Scene 1. We're alone here
    22. 22Act 1. Scene 1. Such madness and confusion
    23. 23Act 1. Scene 2. Penknives and needles, leather patches
    24. 24Act 1. Scene 2. This morning in the house of Fabrizio Vingradito
    25. 25Act 1. Scene 2. Did somebody want me?
    26. 26Act 1. Scene 2. Grief and calamity tumble around me
    27. 27Act 1. Scene 2. Someone is coming
    28. 28Act 1. Scene 2. Take this girl away and throw her into prison
    29. 29Act 2. Scene 1. She's shut up in that dark and dismal dungeon
    30. 30Act 2. Scene 1. Maybe one day you'll forgive me
    31. 31Act 2. Scene 1. You'd better go and quickly
    32. 32Act 2. Scene 1. You're so lovely, your eyes are sparkling
    33. 33Act 2. Scene 1. When you hear the sentence
    34. 34Act 2. Scene 1. Mr Mayor, Mr Mayor - what are you up to?
    35. 35Act 2. Scene 1. Just think that tomorrow, even today
    36. 36Act 2. Scene 1. No, no, I beg you to take it
    37. 37Act 2. Scene 1. Lest my darling should forget me
    38. 38Act 2. Scene 1. By unanimous verdict - we find her guilty
    39. 39Act 2. Scene 1. The wheels of justice will crush the guilty
    40. 40Act 2. Scene 1. Most unhappy of women, your fate is in the balance
    41. 41Act 2. Scene 1. God protect her!
    42. 42Act 2. Scene 1. But, your Honours, you're mistaken
    43. 43Act 2. Scene 1. Release her!
    44. 44Act 2. Scene 1. A chasm of sorrow is yawning before me
    45. 45Act 2. Scene 1. If I cried, I would weep forever
    46. 46Act 2. Scene 2. What a dump of a village!
    47. 47Act 2. Scene 2. Bitter torment burns within you
    48. 48Act 2. Scene 2. God in heaven, Oh, God of justice
    49. 49Act 2. Scene 2. Giorgio! Giorgio! Ah, we're so happy!
    50. 50Act 2. Scene 2. Oh, god preserve us
    51. 51Act 2. Scene 2. We can see her, she is coming!
    52. 52Act 2. Scene 2. Though I hear your cries of gladness
    53. 53Act 2. Scene 2. Now that the storm is over
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