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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/4/2012
  • Label: Imports
  • UPC: 698458290823
  • Catalog Number: 1206108
  • Sales rank: 188,329

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Norma, opera: Casta Diva - Vicenzo Bellini & Maria Callas (5:36)
  2. 2 Serse (Xerxes), opera, HWV 40: Act 1. Ombra ma fui (Largo) - George Frideric Handel & Camerata Budapest (2:48)
  3. 3 L'elisir d'amore, opera: Una furtiva lagrima - Gaetano Donizetti & Alberto Cupido (4:58)
  4. 4 Carmen, opera: Votre toast, je peux vous le pendre (Toreador song - Georges Bizet & Graciela Alperyn (5:01)
  5. 5 Dido and Aeneas, opera, Z. 626: When I am laid in earth - Henry Purcell & Kym Amps (3:50)
  6. 6 Nabucco, opera (Nabucodonosor): Chorus of the Hebrew slaves - Giuseppe Verdi & Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (4:42)
  7. 7 Turandot, opera: Nessun Dorma - Giacomo Puccini & Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (3:03)
  8. 8 La Traviata, opera: Act 3. Prelude - Giuseppe Verdi & I Solisti Italiani (3:50)
  9. 9 La bohème, opera: Quando m'en vo (Musetta's waltz song) - Giacomo Puccini & Lesley Garrett (2:31)
  10. 10 La cenerentola (Cinderella), opera: Naqui all'affano, al pianto - Gioachino Rossini & SWR Radio Orchestra Kaiserslautern (7:46)
  11. 11 Il Trovatore, opera: Anvil chorus - Giuseppe Verdi & Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (2:53)
  12. 12 Faust, opera: Ah! Je ris de me voir (Jewel song) - Charles Gounod & Lesley Garrett (4:28)
  13. 13 Prince Igor, opera (completed by Rimsky-Korsakov & Glazunov): Polovtsian dances - Alexander Borodin & Kiev Chamber Choir (10:42)
  14. 14 Così fan tutte, opera, K. 588: Un'aura amorosa - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Capella Istropolitana (5:05)
  15. 15 La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie), opera: Overture - Gioachino Rossini & Michael Halász (10:04)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Lakmé, opera: Sous le dôme epais (The flower duet) - Léo Delibes & Lesley Garrett (3:52)
  2. 2 Tosca, opera: E Lucevan le stelle - Giacomo Puccini & Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (3:03)
  3. 3 Madama Butterfly (Madame Butterfly), opera: Un bel di vedremo - Maria Callas & Giacomo Puccini (4:43)
  4. 4 Fidelio, opera, Op. 72: Prisoners' chorus - Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra & Slovak Philharmonic Choir (7:14)
  5. 5 L'italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers), opera: Sinfonia - Gioachino Rossini & I Solisti Italiani (7:49)
  6. 6 Les contes d'Hoffmann, opera in 4 acts: Barcarolle - Jacques Offenbach & Lesley Garrett (3:16)
  7. 7 Così fan tutte, opera, K. 588: Come scoglia - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Capella Istropolitana (4:34)
  8. 8 La bohème, opera: Che gelida manina - Giacomo Puccini & Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (4:27)
  9. 9 Die Walküre (The Valkyrie), opera, WWV 86b: Ride of the Valkyries - Richard Wagner & Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (5:26)
  10. 10 Il barbière di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville), opera: Largo al factotum - Gioachino Rossini & Failoni Orchestra (4:38)
  11. 11 Andrea Chénier, opera: La Mamma Morta - Maria Callas & Umberto Giordano (4:53)
  12. 12 Cavalleria rusticana, opera (melodramma) in 1 act: Easter hymn - Pietro Mascagni & Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (7:21)
  13. 13 La Wally, opera (dramma musicale) in 4 acts: Ebben? Ne Andro Lontano - Alfredo Catalani & Lesley Garrett (3:39)
  14. 14 Aida, opera: Grand march - Giuseppe Verdi & Rico Saccani (12:02)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492: Overture - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Emmanuel Krivine (4:01)
  2. 2 Die lustige Witwe (The Merry Widow), operetta: Vilja - Franz Lehár & Lesley Garrett (5:12)
  3. 3 Tosca, opera: Visi d'Arte - Maria Callas & Giacomo Puccini (3:19)
  4. 4 Rigoletto, opera: La donna e mobile - Giuseppe Verdi & Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (2:17)
  5. 5 Cavalleria rusticana, opera (melodramma) in 1 act: Intermezzo - Pietro Mascagni & Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (3:43)
  6. 6 Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), opera, K. 620: Der vogelhandler bin ich, ya - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra (3:04)
  7. 7 Madama Butterfly (Madame Butterfly), opera: Humming chorus - Giacomo Puccini & Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (2:49)
  8. 8 Rusalka, opera, B. 203 (Op. 114): Song to the moon - Antonin Dvorak & Lesley Garrett (5:59)
  9. 9 Carmen, opera: Pres de ramparts de Seville - Georges Bizet & Graciela Alperyn (4:25)
  10. 10 La favorita, opera: Une vergine, un angel del Dio - Gaetano Donizetti & Alberto Cupido (4:16)
  11. 11 Méditation, for violin & orchestra (or other arrangement) (from opera "Thäis") - Jules Massenet & Camerata Transylvanica (4:42)
  12. 12 Der Rosenkavalier, opera, Op. 59 (TrV 227): Act 1. Duet - Richard Strauss & Dresden Staatskapelle (8:40)
  13. 13 La Rondine (The Swallow), opera: Chi il bel sogno di Doretta - Giacomo Puccini & Ivor Bolton (3:00)
  14. 14 Aida, opera: Celeste Aida - Giuseppe Verdi & Rico Saccani (4:29)
  15. 15 Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492: Voi che sapete - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Lesley Garrett (2:55)
  16. 16 Tannhäuser, opera, WWV 70: Overture - Lovro von Matacic & Richard Wagner (13:56)
Disc 4
  1. 1 Un ballo in maschera, opera: Non sai tu che se l'anima mia - Maria Callas & Giuseppe Verdi (3:43)
  2. 2 Dom Sébastien, roi du Portugal, opera: Deserto in terra - Gaetano Donizetti & Alberto Cupido (6:33)
  3. 3 Der Freischütz, opera, J. 277 (Op. 77): Huntsmen's chorus - Carl Maria von Weber & Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (2:41)
  4. 4 Suor Angelica, opera: Senza mamma, o bimbo, tu sei morto - Maria Callas & Giacomo Puccini (5:35)
  5. 5 Les Pêcheurs de perles, opera in 3 acts: Au fond du temple saint - Georges Bizet & Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (5:49)
  6. 6 Il barbière di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville), opera: Overture - Gioachino Rossini & Failoni Orchestra (6:43)
  7. 7 Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492: Non piu Andrai - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra (3:37)
  8. 8 Turandot, opera: In questa Reggia - Maria Callas & Giacomo Puccini (6:25)
  9. 9 Gianni Schicchi, opera: O mio babbino caro - Giacomo Puccini & Lesley Garrett (2:30)
  10. 10 La forza del destino, opera: Overture - Giuseppe Verdi & Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra (7:44)
  11. 11 La bohème, opera: Si, mi chiamano Mimi - Maria Callas & Giacomo Puccini (5:00)
  12. 12 Le duc d'Albe (Il duca d'Alba), opera: Inosservato, penetreva - Gaetano Donizetti & Alberto Cupido (7:19)
  13. 13 Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), opera, K. 620: Queen of the night - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Failoni Orchestra (2:56)
  14. 14 Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, opera, WWV 96: Overture - Richard Wagner & Polish Radio and Television National Symphony Orch (9:47)
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