Armida (The Metropolitan Opera)

Armida (The Metropolitan Opera)

Director: Gary Halvorson Cast: John Osborn, Yeghishe Manucharyan, Renée Fleming

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Overview

Armida (The Metropolitan Opera)

This release captures a performance of Gioachino Rossini's opera Armida, based on the epic poem by Torquato Tasso, recorded live at the Metropolitan Opera House. Some of the vocalists starring in the production include John Osborn, Yeghishe Manucharyan, Renee Fleming, and more.

Product Details

Release Date: 02/15/2011
UPC: 0044007434161
Original Release: 2010
Source: Decca
Region Code: 0
Presentation: [Wide Screen]
Sound: [stereo, DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound]
Time: 2:51:00
Sales rank: 47,554

Special Features

Backstage at the met with Deborah Voigt

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
John Osborn Goffredo
Yeghishe Manucharyan Eustazio
Renée Fleming Armida
Peter Volpe Idraote
Barry Banks Gernando
Lawrence Brownlee Rinaldo
Keith Miller Astarotte
Kobie Van Rensburg Ubaldo
Teele Ude Actor
Isaac Scranton Actor
Aaron Loux Ballet Rinaldo
David Chan Violin
Rafael Figueroa Cello
Riccardo Frizza Conductor

Technical Credits
Gary Halvorson Director
Louisa Briccetti Producer
Graciela Daniele Choreography
Peter Gelb Executive Producer
Richard Hudson Costumes/Costume Designer,Set Decoration/Design
Gioachino Antonio Rossini Score Composer
Victoria Warivonchik Producer

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Armida - Act 1
1. Introduction by Deborah Voigt [1:11]
2. Act 1: Sinfonia and Opening Credits [5:17]
3. Act 1: Lieto, Ridente Oltre I'usato [2:43]
4. Act 1: Ah! No: Sia Questo Di Tregua Il Giorno [1:47]
5. Act 1: Arditi, All'ire Farem Ritorno [3:40]
6. Act 1: Sì, Guerrieri [:43]
7. Act 1: Germano, A Te Richiede [1:55]
8. Act 1: Signor, Tanto Il Tuo Nome [2:39]
9. Act 1: Sventurata! Or Che Mi Resta [4:03]
10. Act 1: Or Che Farò? [2:46]
11. Act 1: German, Se Togli Al Campo [1:23]
12. Act 1: Per Me Propizio Il Fato [2:53]
13. Act 1: Cedei, Guerrieri, È Ver [1:23]
14. Act 1: Opportuna È La Scelta [1:53]
15. Act 1: Non Soffrirò I'offesa ... E Questi Son Gli Allori [4:14]
16. Act 1: Viva Rinaldo! [3:10]
17. Act 1: Sorte Ci Arride [1:22]
18. Act 1: Principessa, Sei Tu! [4:00]
19. Act 1: Amor... Possente Nome! [3:52]
20. Act 1: Vacilla A Quegli Accenti [4:05]
21. Act 1: Ah! Non Poss'io Resistere [3:20]
22. Act 1: Ecco Il Guerriero, Il Duce [2:26]
23. Act 1: Se Pari Agli Accenti [3:21]
24. Act 1: Che Terribile Momento! [3:03]
25. Act 1: Deh! Se Cara A Te Son Io [2:22]
26. Act 1: Vieni, O Duce, Punisci I'errore [1:39]
27. Act 1: Amica La Sorte - Un Astro Di Sangue [4:25]
28. Deborah Voigt Interviews Renée Fleming [2:12]
Disc #2 -- Armida - Act 2 & 3 / Bonus Feature
1. Introduction to Act 2 [:25]
2. Act 2: Alla Voce D'Armida [4:14]
3. Act 2: Sovr'umano Potere [1:37]
4. Act 2: Di Ferro E Fiamme Cinti ... Ebben, I'istante È Giunto [2:42]
5. Act 2: Dove Son Io! [5:30]
6. Act 2: Mio Ben, Questa Che Premi [1:18]
7. Act 2: No: D'amor La Reggia È Questa [:35]
8. Act 2: Canzoni Amorose [1:52]
9. Act 2: D'amore Al Dolce Impero [7:40]
10. Act 2: Ballo: Marziale [1:59]
11. Act 2: Andante [4:21]
12. Act 2: Allegro Moderato [4:05]
13. Act 2: Vivace - Tutto Spira D'Armida All'aspetto [5:06]
14. Act 3: Come I'aurette Placido [6:18]
15. Act 3: Oh Quanto, Amico [1:01]
16. Act 3: T'inganni ... Qui Tutto È Calma [3:34]
17. Act 3: Fuggite, Inferni Mostri [1:33]
18. Act 3: Soavi Catene [3:47]
19. Act 3: O Mio Rinaldo ... Amico, Inoltra Il Piè [4:14]
20. Act 3: In Quale Aspetto Imbelle [3:26]
21. Act 3: Vedi Qual Reo Governo [5:33]
22. Act 3: Dov'è... Dove Si Cela? [2:56]
23. Act 3: Sia Lode Al Ciel [1:15]
24. Act 3: Ed È Pur Vero? [2:41]
25. Act 3: Se Al Mio Crudel [5:59]
26. Act 3: Dove Son Io?... Fuggì! [5:06]
27. Act 3: È Ver... Gode Quest'anima In Te [2:16]
28. Curtain Calls and Closing Credits [2:21]

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