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True Opera Divas

These accomplished female opera singers aren't bossy, they're the Boss.

32 songs (2 hours and 43 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Roméo et Juliette, Act I: Ah! Je veux vivre
Pretty Yende - Dreams
3:35
2
R. Strauss: Fünf Lieder, Op.41, TrV 195 - 1. Wiegenlied
Anna Netrebko, Prague Philharmonia & Emmanuel Villaume - Romanza (Deluxe Edition)
4:18
3
Norma, Act 1: "Odi? ... I suoi riti a compiere" (Flavio, Chorus, Pollione) [Live]
Maria Callas feat. Mirto Picchi & Paul Asciak - Maria Callas Live - Remastered Live Recordings 1949-1964
1:44
4
Don Giovanni, K. 527 (Arr. F. Sor): Batti, batti, o bel Masetto
Nerea Berraondo - Sor: Songs for Voice & Guitar
2:58
5
Venti, turbini (Aria di Rinaldo, from Rinaldo HWV 7)
Christina Pluhar feat. Valer Sabadus - Handel goes Wild
5:40
6
Roméo Et Juliette: Je Veux Vivre
Diana Damrau - Coloraturas
3:55
7
Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro, K.492 / Act 4 - N. 25. Aria: “Il capro e la capretta”
Anne Sofie von Otter, Jory Vinikour, The Chamber Orchestra Of Europe & Yannick Nézet-Séguin - Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro, K.492
3:29
8
Mon coeur s'ouvre à ta voix
Natalie Choquette - La Diva
5:42
9
Parisotti: Se tu m'ami (formerly attributed to Pergolesi)
Cecilia Bartoli & György Fischer - Cecilia Bartoli - Arie Antiche: Se tu m'ami
2:31
10
Una voce poco fa (Il Barbiere di Siviglia)
Mado Robin - Lebendige Vergangenheit - Mado Robin
5:17
11
Handel: Rinaldo / Act 2 - "Lascia ch'io pianga"
Renée Fleming, Orchestra Of The Age Of Enlightenment & Harry Bicket - Renée Fleming - Handel Arias (Digital Bonus Version)
4:24
12
Porgy and Bess: Summertime
Leontyne Price & Skitch Henderson - The Essential Leontyne Price: Spirituals, Hymns & Sacred Songs
2:25
13
Le nozze di Lammermoor, Act 2: "L'amica ancor non torna... Oh, di sorte crudel (Lucia)
Joyce DiDonato feat. Riccardo Minasi, Jean-Michel Bertelli & Orchestre De L'Opéra National De Lyon - Stella di Napoli
9:20
14
BWV82: Aria: Schlummert ein, ihr matten Augen
Lorraine Hunt Lieberson - Bach Cantatas, BWV 82 and 199
10:01
15
Die Walküre: Act III, "Hojotoho! Hojotoho! (Ride of the Valkyries)" (Gerhilde, Helmwige, Waltraute, Schwertleite)
Birgit Nilsson, Max Lorenz, Set Svanholm, Elisabeth Höngen, Ferdinand Frantz, Ludwig Weber, Günther Treptow, Kirsten Flagstad, Orchestra of La Scala, Chorus of La Scala, Wilhelm Furtwängler - Wagner: Der Ring des Nibelungen
2:23
16
Whitacre: Goodnight Moon [feat. Hila Plitmann]
Eric Whitacre, London Symphony Orchestra & Hila Plitmann feat. Hila Plitmann - Water Night
5:09
17
Die Zauberflöte, K. 620, Act 2 Scene 8: No. 14, Arie, "Der Hölle Rache kocht in meinem Herzen" (Königin)
Edita Gruberova/Symphonieorchester Des Bayerischen Rundfunks/Bernard Haitink - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Die Zauberflote (Highlights)
2:51
18
La fille du régiment, Act II: Deciso è dunque (Live)
Anna Moffo - Donizetti: La fille du régiment (Live) [Sung in Italian]
6:49
19
Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro
Kiri Te Kanawa & Sir John Pritchard - Kiri Te Kanawa sings Puccini and Verdi
2:25
20
Lampugnani: Meraspe - "Superbo di me stesso"
Marilyn Horne, The New Symphony Orchestra Of London & Richard Bonynge - Marilyn Horne - Just for the Record: The Golden Voice
3:16
21
Donizetti: Linda di Chamounix / Act 1 - Ah! tardai troppo... O luce di quest'anima
Beverly Sills, Wiener Volksopernorchester & Jussi Jalas - The Art Of Beverly Sills
6:28
22
Puccini: Manon Lescaut / Act 4 - "Sola perduta, abbandonata"
Mirella Freni, Philharmonia Orchestra, Giuseppe Sinopoli & Giacomo Puccini - Puccini: Manon Lescaut
5:27
23
Vier Letzte Lieder: Nr. 4: Im Abendrot
Georges Sébastian & Orchester der Städtischen Oper Berlin - Kirsten Flagstad Sings Wagner & Strauss
8:30
24
R. Strauss: Ariadne auf Naxos, Op.60 / Opera - "Es gibt ein Reich"
Jessye Norman, Gewandhausorchester Leipzig & Kurt Masur - Brava, Jessye! - The Very Best of Jessye Norman
5:47
25
I puritani, Act 2 Scene 3: Aria, Qui la voce sua soave … O rendetemi la speme (Elvira)
Angela Gheorghiu/London Symphony Orchestra/Evelino Pidò - 'Casta Diva'
3:35
26
Bellini: Norma / Act 1 - "Casta Diva"
Dame Joan Sutherland, London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra & Richard Bonynge - Opera Gold - 100 Great Tracks
6:32
27
La traviata*: Act I: Follie! Follie! (Violetta)
Renata Tebaldi - Verdi, G.: Traviata (La) [Opera] (1952)
4:47
28
Madama Butterfly, Act II: Butterfly's Aria - "Un Bel Di Vedremo"
Anna Tomowa-Sintow & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra - 50 Must-Have Soprano Masterpieces
4:29
29
Rachmaninov: Vocalise, Op.34, No.14
Kathleen Battle & Margo Garrett - Kathleen Battle at Carnegie Hall
4:02
30
Rigoletto: Gualtier Maldé...Caro nome
Natalie Dessay/Roberto Alagna/Franck Ferrari/Matthew Rose/Evelino Pidò/Concerto Köln/Europäischer Kammerchor - Bellini, Donizetti, Verdi: Italian Opera Arias
6:44
31
Berlioz: La Damnation de Faust, Op.24 / Part 4 - Scène 15. Romance. "D'amour l'ardente flamme"
Elina Garanca, Filarmonica del Teatro Comunale di Bologna & Yves Abel - Romantique
8:50
32
Verdi: Don Carlo / Act 4 - "O don fatale"
Grace Bumbry, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden & Sir Georg Solti - Opera Gold - 100 Great Tracks
5:00