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50 Must-Have Russian Opera Highlights

50 songs (4 hours and 25 minutes) Released on April 16, 2013
1
Ruslan and Lyudmila, Act I: Overture
New Philharmonia Orchestra
5:41
2
Sadko, Act I: Songs
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
3:24
3
Boyarina Vera Sheloga: Cradle Song
Stevka Estatieva & Bulgarian Symphony Orchestra
4:19
4
Tsar Saltan, Act III: Flight of the Bumblebee
Prague Festival Orchestra
1:36
5
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24, Act I, Scene 1: Introduction
Sofia Symphony Orchestra
2:52
6
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24, Act I, Scene 1: Peasant's Chorus and Dance
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
4:54
7
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24, Act I, Scene 1: Olga's Aria - "Ya Ne Sposobna K Grusti Tomnoi..."
Ivanka Ninova & Sofia Symphony Orchestra
3:43
8
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24, Act I, Scene 1: Scene and Quartet - "Mesdames! Ya na sebya vzyal Smyelost"
Krasimira Lazarova, Ivanka Ninova, Lyubomir Dyakovski, Niko Isakov & Sofia Symphony Orchestra
3:59
9
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24, Act I, Scene 2: Tatjana's Bedroom - Letter Scene
Alexandrina Pendatchanska & Sofia Symphony Orchestra
12:55
10
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24, Act I, Scene 3: Servant Girls' Chorus - "Dyevitsi, Krasavitsi"
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
3:05
11
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24, Act I, Scene 3: Onegin's Aria - "Kogda By Zhizn' Domashnim Krugom..."
György Melis & Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
5:34
12
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24, Act II, Scene 1: Entr'acte and Waltz with Chorus - "Vot tak syurpriz!"
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Symphony Orchestra
8:48
13
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24, Act II: Lenski's Aria
Lyubomir Dyakovsky & Sofia Symphony Orchestra
6:24
14
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24, Act III: Gremins' Scene and Aria
Nicolai Ghiaurov & Bulgarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
6:01
15
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24, Act III: Gremlins' Scene and Aria
Krasimira Lazarova, Niko Isakov & Sofia Symphony Orchestra
13:37
16
The Snow Maiden, Act II: Dance of the Tumblers
Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
3:42
17
Khovanshchina: Introduction - "Dawn On the Moscow River"
Sofia National Opera Orchestra & Atanas Margaritov
5:13
18
Khovanshchina, Act III: Marfa's Aria
Alexandrina Milcheva & Bulgarian Symphony Orchestra
4:56
19
Khovanshchina, Act IV: Intermezzo
Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
3:45
20
Khovanshchina, Act V: Dossifej's Aria
Nicola Ghiuselev & Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
3:12
21
Khovanshchina, Act IV: Dance of the Persian Slaves
Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
7:05
22
Prince Igor, Prologue: I. Introduction
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Symphony Orchestra
4:07
23
Prince Igor, Act I: Galitzky's Aria - "I Hate a Dreary Life "
Nicola Ghiuselev & Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
3:55
24
Prince Igor, Act I, Scene 1: Chorus
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
6:25
25
Prince Igor, Act II: Cavatina of Kontchakovna
Galia Pavlova & Sofia Symphony Orchestra
6:48
26
Prince Igor, Act II: Prince Igor's Aria
Niko Isakov & Sofia Symphony Orchestra
6:34
27
Prince Igor, Act II, No. 12: Polovitsian Dances
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
11:47
28
Mlada, Act II: Cortège - "Procession of the Nobles"
Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
4:33
29
The Queen of Spades, Op. 68, Act I, Scene 1: Chorus of the Promenaders
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
2:26
30
The Queen of Spades, Op. 68, Act I: Duet Lisa & Paulina - "The Night Falls Down"
Krasimira Lazarova, Galia Pavlova & Sofia Symphony Orchestra
3:38
31
The Queen of Spades, Op. 68, Act I: Paulinas' Romance
Julia Hamari & Budapest Radio Symphony Orchestra
3:30
32
The Queen of Spades, Op. 68, Act II: Ball Scene
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
2:36
33
The Queen of Spades, Op. 68, Act II: Jeletzki's Aria
Nikola Vasilev & Sofia Symphony Orchestra
3:57
34
The Queen of Spades, Op. 68, Act III: Duet Lisa & Hermann
Krasimira Lazarova, Kostadin Andreev & Sofia Symphony Orchestra
5:14
35
The Queen of Spades, Op. 68, Act III: Hermann's Aria - Finale
Kostadin Andreev, Nikola Vasilev, Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Symphony Orchestra
6:33
36
Ivan Susanin (A Life for the Tsar), Act II: Polonaise and Chorus
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
4:29
37
Ivan Susanin (A Life for the Tsar), Act II: Dances - IV. Krakowiak
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
6:31
38
Ivan Susanin (A Life for the Tsar), Act IV: Vanja's Aria
Alexandrina Milcheva & Bulgarian Symphony Orchestra
5:37
39
Ivan Susanin (A Life for the Tsar), Act IV: Susanin's Scene and Aria
Nicola Ghiuselev, Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
5:30
40
Boris Godunov: Prologue - Coronation Scene
Warsaw National Opera Chorus & Warsaw National Opera Orchestra
5:03
41
Boris Godunov, Act II: Prologue - Boris's Monologue and Chorus
Anatolji Kotscherga, Warsaw National Opera Chorus & Warsaw National Opera Orchestra
4:28
42
Boris Godunov, Act I, Scene 2: Varlaam's Song - "Kak Vo Orodo Bylo Vo Kazani"
Marek Wojciechowski & Warsaw National Opera Orchestra
2:15
43
Boris Godunov, Act II: Boris's Scene and Aria
Anatolji Kotscherga & Warsaw National Opera Orchestra
6:32
44
Boris Godunov, Act II: Scene Duet Boris & Shuisky
Anatolji Kotscherga, Kazimierz Pustelak & Warsaw National Opera Orchestra
7:45
45
Boris Godunov, Act II: Boris's Mad Scene
Anatolji Kotscherga & Warsaw National Opera Orchestra
3:22
46
Boris Godunov, Act IV: Forest Scene Near Kromy - Part 1 - "Get Him Here"
Warsaw National Opera Chorus & Warsaw National Opera Orchestra
4:32
47
Boris Godunov, Act IV: Forest Scene Near Kromy - Part 2 - "Pale Moonlight"
Krzysztof Szmyt, Piotr Czajkowski, Marek Wojciechowski, Warsaw National Opera Chorus & Warsaw National Opera Orchestra
5:56
48
Boris Godunov, Act IV: Forest Scene Near Kromy - Part 5 - "Flow, Flow Hot and Bitter Tears"
Krzysztof Szmyt & Warsaw National Opera Orchestra
2:14
49
Boris Godunov, Act IV: Pimen's Scene
Jerzy Ostapiuk & Warsaw National Opera Orchestra
5:38
50
Boris Godunov, Act IV: Finale - Boris's Death
Anatolji Kotscherga, Elzbieta Panko, Warsaw National Opera Chorus & Warsaw National Opera Orchestra
8:42