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The Opera Album 2011

40 songs (2 hours and 35 minutes) Released on January 1, 2011
Disc 1
1
Bizet: Carmen / Act 2 - Toreador's Song
Bryn Terfel, London Symphony Orchestra & Barry Wordsworth
3:50
2
Puccini: La Boheme - Musetta's Waltz Song
Anna Netrebko, Wiener Philharmoniker & Gianandrea Noseda
2:37
3
Puccini: Tosca - Act 3 - "E lucevan le stelle"
Andrea Bocelli, Orchestra Del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino & Zubin Mehta
3:10
4
Handel: Rinaldo, HWV 7a / Act 2 - Lascia ch'io pianga
Cecilia Bartoli, The Academy of Ancient Music & Christopher Hogwood
4:48
5
Leoncavallo: Pagliacci / Act 1 - Vesti la giubba
Jonas Kaufmann, Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia & Antonio Pappano
3:36
6
Catalani: La Wally / Act 1 - "Ebben? Ne andrò lontana"
Angela Gheorghiu, Orchestra del Teatro Regio di Torino & John Mauceri
3:37
7
Verdi: Il Trovatore / Act 2 - Anvil Chorus
Chicago Symphony Chorus, Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Sir Georg Solti & Giuseppe Verdi
2:44
8
Offenbach: Les Contes d'Hoffmann / Act 2 - Barcarolle
Dame Joan Sutherland, Huguette Tourangeau, Chorus Pro Arte Lausanne Du Brassus, Radio Suisse Romande Chorus, L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande & Richard Bonynge
4:09
9
Verdi: Rigoletto / Act 3 - La donna e mobile
Carlo Bergonzi, New Philharmonia Orchestra & Nello Santi
2:21
10
Bizet: Carmen, WD 31 / Act 1 - Habanera
Tatiana Troyanos, The John Alldis Choir, London Philharmonic Orchestra & Sir Georg Solti
4:15
11
Puccini: Madama Butterfly / Act 2 - Humming Chorus
Philharmonia Orchestra, Giuseppe Sinopoli, Ambrosian Opera Chorus & Giacomo Puccini
3:05
12
Handel: Serse, HWV 40 / Act 1 - Ombra mai fu (Largo)
Andreas Scholl, Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment & Roger Norrington
3:01
13
Bizet: Les pêcheurs de perles, WD 13 / Act 1 - Pearl Fishers' Duet
Luciano Pavarotti, Nicolai Ghiaurov, The National Philharmonic Orchestra & Robin Stapleton
6:33
14
Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia / Act 1 - Una voce poco fa
Teresa Berganza, London Symphony Orchestra, Claudio Abbado & Gioachino Rossini
5:32
15
Verdi: La Traviata / Act 1 - Libiamo ne'lieti calici
Ileana Cotrubas, Plácido Domingo, Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper München, Bavarian State Orchestra & Carlos Kleiber
2:55
16
Saint-Saëns: Samson et Dalila, Op. 47, R. 288 / Act 2 - "Mon coeur s'ouvre à ta voix"
Marilyn Horne, Wiener Opernorchester & Henry Lewis
6:27
17
Dvorák: Rusalka, Op.114, B. 203 / Act 1 - Song To The Moon
Pilar Lorengar, Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia & Giuseppe Patanè
6:11
18
Verdi: Il Trovatore / Act 3 - "Di quella pira"
José Carreras, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden & Sir Colin Davis
1:57
19
Verdi: La traviata / Act 1 - "Follie! Delirio vano è questo!" - "Sempre libera"
Kiri Te Kanawa, Alfredo Kraus, Orchestra Del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino & Zubin Mehta
4:38
20
Puccini: Turandot / Act 3 - "Nessun dorma!"
Luciano Pavarotti, The John Alldis Choir, Wandsworth School Boys Choir, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Zubin Mehta & Giacomo Puccini
2:59
Disc 2
1
Gounod: Roméo et Juliette, CG 9 / Act 1 - "Ah, je veux vivre"
Renée Fleming, London Philharmonic Orchestra & Sir Charles Mackerras
3:41
2
Bizet: Carmen, WD 31 / Act 2 - Flower Song
Plácido Domingo
3:53
3
Puccini: Tosca / Act 2 - Vissi d'arte
Kiri Te Kanawa, The National Philharmonic Orchestra & Sir Georg Solti
3:19
4
Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia / Act 1 - Largo al factotum
Leo Nucci, Orchestra del Teatro Comunale di Bologna & Giuseppe Patanè
5:00
5
Puccini: La Bohème / Act 1 - "Sì. Mi chiamano Mimì"
Angela Gheorghiu, Orchestra del Teatro Regio di Torino & John Mauceri
4:45
6
Verdi: Rigoletto / Act 1 - Questa o quella
Rolando Villazón, Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi & Daniele Callegari
1:51
7
Gounod: Faust / Act 4 - Soldiers' Chorus
Ambrosian Opera Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra & Richard Bonynge
3:14
8
Donizetti: L'elisir d'amore / Act 2 - "Una furtiva lagrima"
Juan Diego Flórez, Riccardo Frizza & Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi
4:40
9
Bizet: Carmen, WD 31 / Act 2 - Les triangles des sistres tintaient
Edwige Parat, Claire Delgado-Boge, Magdalena Kožená, Mahler Chamber Orchestra & Marc Minkowski
4:10
10
Mozart: Die Zauberflöte, K.620 / Act 1 - Birdcatcher's Song
Hermann Prey, Wiener Philharmoniker, Sir Georg Solti & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
2:55
11
Puccini: Turandot / Act 1 - "Signore, ascolta"
Montserrat Caballé, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Zubin Mehta & Giacomo Puccini
2:42
12
Verdi: Nabucco / Act 3 - Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves
Chor der Staatsoper Dresden, Staatskapelle Dresden & Silvio Varviso
4:04
13
Delibes: Lakmé / Act 1 - Flower Duet
Dame Joan Sutherland, Jane Berbié, Orchestre National de l'Opéra de Monte-Carlo & Richard Bonynge
6:03
14
Verdi: Aida / Act 1 - "Celeste Aida"
Luciano Pavarotti, Wiener Volksopernorchester & Leone Magiera
3:30
15
Gluck: Che faro senza Euridice (What is Life?)
Andreas Scholl, Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment & Roger Norrington
3:38
16
Mozart: Don Giovanni, ossia Il dissoluto punito, K.527 - Prague Version 1787 - Act 1 - "Là ci darem la mano"
Mirella Freni, Ingvar Wixell, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden & Sir Colin Davis
3:03
17
Puccini: La Rondine / Act 1 - Doretta's Dream Song
Renata Tebaldi, New Philharmonia Orchestra, Oliviero de Fabritiis & Giacomo Puccini
2:41
18
Offenbach: La belle Hélène / Act 1 - Au mont Ida...Le jugement de Paris
Joseph Calleja, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Carlo Rizzi
3:49
19
Mozart: Die Zauberflöte, K.620 / Act 2 - Queen of the Night's Aria
Patricia Petibon, Concerto Köln & Daniel Harding
3:08
20
Wagner: Tristan und Isolde, WWV 90 / Act 3 - Isolde's Liebestod
Birgit Nilsson, Wiener Philharmoniker & Sir Georg Solti
7:07