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100 Must-Have Opera Highlights

100 songs (9 hours and 55 minutes) Released on February 7, 2012
1
Carmen: Overture
Various artists
2:21
2
Nabucco: Act III - Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves - Va pensiero
Bulgarian National Choir
5:19
3
La Traviata: Act I - Libiamo Ne'lieti (Brindisi)
Roumen Doikov & Roumyana Bareva
3:08
4
Gianni Schicchi: Act I - O mio babbino caro
Various artists
1:51
5
Rigoletto: Act III - Duca's Aria - La donna e mobile
Denes Gulyas
2:14
6
Cavalleria Rusticana: Easter Chorus - Regina coeli
Bulgarian National Choir
8:06
7
Wilhelm Tell: Act III - Soldier's Dance
Various artists
5:16
8
The Tales of Hoffmann: Act IV - Barcarole
Elisabeth Werres & Elisabeth Steiner
3:33
9
The Valkyrie: Act III - Ride of the Valkyries
Various artists
5:21
10
The Merry Widows of Windsor: Act III - Moon Choir
Bulgarian National Choir
3:36
11
Faust: Act II - Méphistophéles Rondo - Le veau d'or
Nicolai Ghiaurov
2:07
12
Thais: Act II - Méditation
Various artists
5:08
13
Aida: Act II - Triumphal March and Chorus- Gloria all'Egitto
Bulgarian National Choir
12:52
14
La Bohème: Act II - Musette-Waltz
Various artists
6:54
15
The Magic Flute: Act II - Chorus of the Priests - O Isis und Osiris
Bulgarian National Choir
3:10
16
Tsar and Carpenter: Act III - Dance of the Clogs
Various artists
3:39
17
Eugen Onegin: Act I - Girls' Chorus
Sofia National Opera Chorus
3:05
18
Norma: Act I - Norma's Cavatina - Casta Diva
Zvetelina Vasileva
7:06
19
I Pagliacci: I zampognari!
Bulgarian National Choir
4:51
20
The Marriage of Figaro: Overture
Bulgarian National Choir
4:18
21
Xerxes: Act I - Largo - Ombra mai fu
Werner Hollweg
4:24
22
Dardanus: Act II - Tambourin
Various artists
2:30
23
Fidelio, Op.72: Act I - Chorus- O welche Lust
Bulgarian National Choir
3:47
24
Don Giovanni: Act I - Don Giovanni's Aria - Finch han dal vino
György Melis
1:33
25
Orpheus and Euridice: Act II - Dance of the Blessed Spirits
Various artists
7:26
26
The Abduction from the Seraglio: Act II - The Janissaries' Chorus
Rias Chamber Choir
1:49
27
L'Incoronazione di Poppea: Act II - Gran Scena di Seneca - Solitudine amata
Boris Christof
14:04
28
Cosi fan tutte: Act I - Terzet Guglielmo - Una bella serenata
Christian Bauer, James Edward Stith & Natale de Carolis
2:39
29
Rinaldo: Act III - Rinaldo's Aria - Lascia ch'io pianga
Werner Hollweg
3:50
30
Idomeneo, K.366: Act III - Idomeneo Elettra's aria - D'Oreste, d'Ajace
Sylvia Sass
5:05
31
Iphigenie in Aulis: Agamemnon's Aria: Act I - O Diana, Dea spieta
Boris Christof
5:37
32
The Barber of Seville: Overture
Various artists
7:48
33
Lucia di Lammermoor: Act II - Choir of the Guests - Per te d'immenso giubilo
Bulgarian National Choir
4:00
34
I Puritani: Act II - Giorgio's Aria - Cinta di fiori
Michele Pertus & Bulgarian National Choir
5:22
35
Il Trovatore: Act II - Chorus of the Gypses - Vedi! Le fosche notturne
Bulgarian National Opera Chorus
3:13
36
Tosca: Act III - Cavaradossi's Aria - E lucevan le stelle
Ludovic Spiess
3:27
37
The Thieving Magpie: Overture
Various artists
10:44
38
L'Elisir d'Amore: Act II - Nemorino's Aria - Una furtiva lagrima
Denes Gulyas
5:00
39
Macbeth: Act I - Chorus of the Witches - Che faceste?
Bulgarian National Choir
3:34
40
La Forza del Destino: Act IV - Leonora's Aria - Pace, pace, mio Dio
Anna Tomowa-Sintow
5:45
41
La Scala di Seta: Overture
Various artists
6:30
42
I Lombardi: Act II - Chorus - Gerusalem! ...Gerusalem!
Bulgarian National Choir
5:14
43
Manon Lescaut: Act III - Intermezzo
Various artists
5:00
44
Don Pasquale: Act III - Chorus of the Servants - Che interminabile andirivieni
Bulgarian National Choir
4:02
45
La Wally: Act I - Wally's Aria - Ebben, ne andro lontana
Julia Winer-Chenisheva
3:39
46
Don Carlos: Act III - Chorus Finale - Spuntato ecco il di d'esultanza
Bulgarian National Choir
8:28
47
Tancredi: Overture
Various artists
7:50
48
La Cenerentola: Act I - Magnifico's Aria - Miei rampolli femminini
Jozsef Gregor
5:46
49
Ernani: Act I - Chorus - Evviva - beviam!
Bulgarian National Choir
3:52
50
Otello: Act IV - Desdemona's Prayer - Mia madre aveva una povera ancella - Ave Maria
Anna Tomowa-Sintow
13:22
51
L'Italiana in Algeri: Overture
Various artists
9:06
52
Madama Butterfly: Act II - Butterfly's Aria - Un bel di vedremo
Anna Tomowa-Sintow
4:29
53
Un Ballo in Maschera: Act III - Oscar's Song - Saper vorreste
Elizabeth Carter
2:00
54
La Gioconda: Act I - Dance of the Hours
Various artists
9:36
55
Suor Angelica: Aria - Senza mamma
Ilona Tokody
4:42
56
Semiramide: Overture
Various artists
13:08
57
Mefistofele: Prologue - Coro - Salve Regina!
Sofia National Opera Chorus
6:41
58
The Sicilian Vespers: Overture
Various artists
8:44
59
Turandot: Act III - Calaf's Aria - Nessun dorma
Janos Nagy
3:06
60
The Bartered Bride: Overture
Various artists
6:40
61
The Queen of Spades: Act I - Duet Lisa - Paulina - The Night Falls Down
Krasimira Lazarova & Galia Pavlova
3:38
62
Tsar Saltan: Act III - Flight of the Bumblebee
Various artists
1:36
63
A Life for the Tsar: Act IV - Wanja's Aria
Alexandrina Milcheva
5:37
64
Khovanshchina: Act IV - Dance of the Persian Slaves
Various artists
7:05
65
Sadko: Act II - Songs
Sofia National Opera Chorus
3:24
66
Boris Godunov: Act II - Boris' Monologue
Anatolji Kotscherga
3:22
67
The Snow Maiden: Act II - Dance of the Tumblers
Various artists
3:43
68
Ruslan and Ludmilla: Overture
Various artists
5:41
69
Prince Igor: Act II, No.12 - Polovitsian Dances
Various artists
11:47
70
Fra Diavolo: Overture
Various artists
7:44
71
Samson and Dalila: Act II - Dalila's Aria - Mon coeur s'ouvre
Alexandrina Milcheva
5:49
72
Les Pecheurs de Perles: Act I - Duet Nadir - Zurga - Au fond du temple saint
Bruno Lazaretti, Roberto Servile
4:57
73
Romeo and Juliet: Sct I - Julia's Aria - Je veux vivre
Alexandrina Pendatchanska
3:53
74
Le Prophéte: Act IV - Coronation March
Various artists
3:53
75
Lakmé: Act II - Aria -Ou va la jeune Indoue
Ilona Kertesi
7:18
76
Les Troyens: Act V - Dido's Aria - Je vais mourir ... Adieu, fière cite
Klara Takacs
5:55
77
La Dame Blanche: Overture
Various artists
7:56
78
Werther: Act III - Letter Scene, Charlotte - Qui m'aurait dit la place
Alexandrina Milcheva
7:52
79
Manon: Manon's Aria, Act II - Adieu, notre petite table
Raina Kabaivanska
4:07
80
Zampa: Overture
Various artists
7:55
81
Sapho: Act III - Sapho's Aria - Où suis je?
Klara Takacs
7:42
82
Hänsel and Gretel: Overture
Various artists
8:00
83
Der Freischütz: Act II - Huntsmen's Chorus - Was gleicht wohl auf Erden
Bulgarian National Choir
2:49
84
Der Wildschütz: Overture
Various artists
6:39
85
A Night in Granada: Act II - Chorus - Schon die Abendglocken klangen
Bulgarian National Choir
3:10
86
The Barber of Bagdad: Overture
Various artists
8:51
87
Preziosa: Act I - Gypsy Choir - Im Wald die Sonn erwacht
Bulgarian National Choir
3:14
88
Martha: Overture
Various artists
8:33
89
Euryanthe: Act II - Huntsmen's Chorus - Die Tale dampfen
Bulgarian National Choir
1:38
90
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Overture
Various artists
10:56
91
Tannhäuser, WWV.70: Act II - Entrance of the Guests At Wartburg - Freudig begrüßen wir die edle Halle
Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper
6:01
92
Parsifal: Act III - Good Friday Spell
Various artists
11:30
93
Lohengrin: Act III - Bride Chorus
Bulgarian National Choir
9:22
94
The Flying Dutchman: Overture
Various artists
9:50
95
The Rhinegold: Finale - Entry of the Gods At Walhall
Various artists
7:36
96
The Valkyrie: Act III - Wotans Farewell and Magic Fire Music
Nicola Ghiuselev
16:55
97
Siegfried: Act II - Waldweben
Various artists
8:50
98
Twilight of the Gods: Act III - Siegfried's Death and Funeral March
Various artists
6:54
99
Tristan and Isolde: Act III - Isoldes Liebestod - Mild und leise
Sylvia Sass
6:04
100
Salome: Dance of the Seven Veils
Various artists
10:24