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30 Best Opera Masterpieces

30 songs (4 hours and 54 minutes) Released on May 8, 2012
1
The Marriage of Figaro, ("Le Nozze di Figaro"), K.492: Overture
London Philharmonic Orchestra, Alfred Scholz
4:14
2
Turandot: Act III - "Nessun Dorma"
Czech Symphony Orchestra, Julian Bigg, John Oakman
3:24
3
Carmen: Act I - "Habanera"
Czech Symphony Orchestra, Julian Bigg, Anne Marie Owens
3:48
4
La Traviata: Act I - Brindisi "Libiamo ne'lieti" (Drinking Song)
Czech Symphony Orchestra, Julian Bigg, Prague Philharmonic Choir, John Oakman, Susan McCulloch
3:12
5
I Pagliacci: Act I - "Vesti la giubba"
Czech Symphony Orchestra, Julian Bigg, John Oakman
3:45
6
Madama Butterfly: XXIX.Un bel di vedremo
Hungarian State Opera House Orchestra, Charles Rosekrans, Maria Spacagna
68:03
7
Rigoletto: Act III - "La donna e mobile"
Nürnberg Symphony Orchestra, Hans Zanotelli, Rudolf Knoll
2:11
8
La Gioconda: Act III - "Dance of the Hours"
London Philharmonic Orchestra, Francesco Macci
7:33
9
Gianni Schicchi: Act I - "O mio babbino caro"
Czech Symphony Orchestra, Julian Bigg, Susan McCulloch
2:00
10
Il Trovatore: Act II - "Vedi le fosche notturne spoglie" (Anvil Chorus)
Nürnberg Symphony Orchestra, Munich State Opera Chorus, Hanspeter Gmür, Chorus of the Munich State Opera
2:45
11
Fidelio, Op. 72: I.Overture
Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Chorus, Karl Böhm
71:29
12
Aida: Triumphal March and Chorus
Cincinnati Pops Orchestra, Cincinnati May Festival Chorus, Thomas Peck
7:40
13
Don Giovanni, K.527: Act I - "Dalla sua pace"
Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, John Landor, Archie Worley
3:40
14
The Valkyrie "Die Walküre": Ride of the Valkyries
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra & Richard Wagner
5:29
15
Fidelio, Op. 72: Act I - "Abscheulicher! Wo eilst Du hin?" (Recitative & Aria)
Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Chorus, Karl Böhm, Hilde Konetzni
8:31
16
La Bohème: Act I - "Che gelida manina"
Stadium Symphony Orchestra of New York, Wilfred Pelletier, Charles K. L. Davis
4:41
17
Aida: II. Se quel guerrier io fissi
Nürnberg Symphony Orchestra, Hanspeter Gmür, Juan Perez
0:58
18
Lakmé: Act I - "Dome Epais" (Flower Duet)
Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, John Landor, Christine Moore, Rachel Rosales
4:50
19
Carmen: Act II - "Votre Toast Je Peux Vous Rendre" (Toreador's Song)
Czech Symphony Orchestra, Julian Bigg, Steven Page
4:39
20
William Tell: Overture (Main Theme)
London Philharmonia Orchestra, Alfred Scholz
3:21
21
Norma: Act I - "Casta Diva"
Rome Lyric Opera Orchestra & Chorus, Alberico Vitalini, M.L. Barducci
6:37
22
The Marriage of Figaro ("Le Nozze de Figaro"), K.492: Act IV - "Deh vieni non tardar" (+ recitative)
Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, John Landor, Rachel Rosales
3:58
23
Samson et Dalilah, Op. 47: Act II - "Mon Coeur s'ouvre a ta voix"
Czech Symphony Orchestra, Julian Bigg, Anne Marie Owens
5:11
24
The Bartered Bride: Act 3: Tanz und Produktion der Komödianten
Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra of the Berlin Civic Opera, Hans Lenzer
39:39
25
L'Elisir d'Amore: Act II - "Una furtiva lagrima"
Rome Lyric Opera Orchestra, Alberico Vitalini, Manlio Rocchi
4:40
26
Cosí fan tutte, K.588: Donne mie la fata a tanti
Bratislava Opera Orchestra, Oliver von Dohnanyi, Martin Babiak
3:00
27
L'Orfeo: Toccata
The New York Trumpet Ensemble, Edward Carroll
0:45
28
Norma: Sinfonia
Rome Lyric Opera Orchestra & Chorus, Alberico Vitalini
6:04
29
The Marriage of Figaro ("Le Nozze de Figaro"), K.492: Act II - "Voi che sapete"
Bulgarian National Radio Symphony Orchestra, John Landor, Heather Johnson
2:31
30
L'Elisir d'Amore: Act I - "Chiedi, all'aura Lusinghiera"
Rome Lyric Opera Orchestra, Alberico Vitalini, Amelia Benvenuti, Manlio Rocchi
5:24