Pavarotti* ∙ Te Kanawa* ∙ Domingo* ∙ Bartoli* ∙ Carreras* ∙ Sutherland* ‎– Essential Opera 2

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Die Walküre
1 The Ride Of The Valkyries
Composed By – Wagner*Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*Orchestra – Wiener Philharmoniker
3:04
Carmen
2 Habanera
Choir – John Alldis ChoirChorus Master – John AlldisComposed By – Bizet*Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*Featuring, Vocals [Singer] – Tatiana TroyanosOrchestra – London Philharmonic Orchestra*
4:22
The Marriage Of Figaro
3 Non Più Andrai
Composed By – Mozart*Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*Featuring, Vocals [Singer] – Samuel RameyOrchestra – London Philharmonic Orchestra*
3:37
Madam Butterfly
4 Humming Chorus
Chorus – Wiener StaatsopernchorChorus Master – Norbert BalatschComposed By – Puccini*Conductor – Herbert von KarajanOrchestra – Wiener Philharmoniker
3:00
La Traviata
5 Un Dì Felice
Composed By – Verdi*Conductor – Richard BonyngeFeaturing, Vocals [Singer] – Joan Sutherland, Luciano PavarottiOrchestra – National Philharmonic Orchestra
3:32
Turandot
6 Signore, Ascolta!
Composed By – Puccini*Conductor – Zubin MehtaFeaturing, Vocals [Singer] – Montserrat CaballéOrchestra – London Philharmonic Orchestra*
2:43
Così Fan Tutte
7 Soave Sia Il Vento
Composed By – Mozart*Conductor – Istvan Kertész*Featuring, Vocals [Singer] – Brigitte Fassbaender, Lucia Popp, Tom KrauseOrchestra – Vienna Haydn Orchestra*
2:42
Pagliacci
8 Vesti La Giubba
Composed By – Leoncavallo*Conductor – Giuseppe PatanèFeaturing, Vocals [Singer] – Luciano PavarottiOrchestra – National Philharmonic Orchestra
4:05
The Barber Of Seville
9 Una Voce Poco Fa: Io Sono Docile
Composed By – Rossini*Conductor – Giuseppe PatanèFeaturing, Vocals [Singer] – Cecilia BartoliOrchestra – Orchestra Del Teatro Comunale Di Bologna
3:56
The Pearl Fishers
10 In The Depths Of The Sacred Temple (The Pearl Fishers' Duet)
Composed By – Bizet*Conductor – Charles DutoitFeaturing, Vocals [Singer] – Gino Quilico, Gregory CrossOrchestra – Orchestre Symphonique De Montréal*
7:32
Don Giovanni
11 Là Ci Darem La Mano
Composed By – Mozart*Conductor – Istvan Kertész*Featuring, Vocals [Singer] – Lucia Popp, Tom KrauseOrchestra – Vienna Haydn Orchestra*
3:20
L'Arlesiana
12 Frederick's Lament
Composed By – Cilea*Conductor – Zubin MehtaFeaturing, Vocals [Singer] – José CarrerasOrchestra – Orchestra Del Teatro Dell'Opera Di Roma, Orchestra Del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino*
4:13
Lakmé
13 The Flower Duet
Composed By – Delibes*Conductor – Richard BonyngeFeaturing, Vocals [Singer] – Jane Berbié, Joan SutherlandOrchestra – Orchestre National De L'Opéra De Monte-Carlo
5:05
Rigolette
14 La Donna È Mobile
Composed By – Verdi*Conductor – Richard BonyngeFeaturing, Vocals [Singer] – Luciano PavarottiOrchestra – London Symphony Orchestra*
2:21
The Marriage Of Figaro
15 Dove Sono
Composed By – Mozart*Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*Featuring, Vocals [Singer] – Kiri Te KanawaOrchestra – London Philharmonic Orchestra*
4:58
Tosca
16 E Lucevan Le Stelle
Composed By – Puccini*Conductor – Zubin MehtaFeaturing, Vocals [Singer] – Plácido Domingo*Orchestra – Orchestra Del Teatro Dell'Opera Di Roma, Orchestra Del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino*
2:29
La Bohème
17 Sì. Mi Chiamano Mimì = They Call Me Mimi
Composed By – Puccini*Conductor – Herbert von KarajanFeaturing, Vocals [Singer] – Luciano Pavarotti, Mirella FreniOrchestra – Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra*Performer [With] – Gianni Maffeo, Nicolai Ghiaurov, Rolando Panerai
6:01
18 O Soave Faciulla
Composed By – Puccini*Conductor – Herbert von KarajanFeaturing, Vocals [Singer] – Luciano Pavarotti, Mirella FreniOrchestra – Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra*Performer [With] – Gianni Maffeo, Nicolai Ghiaurov, Rolando Panerai
4:12
The Magic Flute
19 I Am The Birdcatcher
Composed By – Mozart*Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*Featuring, Vocals [Singer] – Michael KrausOrchestra – Wiener Philharmoniker
2:30
Faust
20 Soldiers' Chorus
Chorus – Ambrosian Opera Chorus*Chorus Master – John McCarthyComposed By – Gounod*Conductor – Richard BonyngeOrchestra – London Symphony Orchestra*
3:14

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Notes

On front cover:
20 more favourite tracks from the world of opera

On rear cover:
1. Used in the film Apocalypse Now
7. Used in the film Sunday, Bloody Sunday
8. Used in Pirelli Tyres and Ragu pasta sauce advertising
13. Used in British Airways advertising
Total timing 77.54
Also available Essential Opera
CD 433 822-2
Cassette 433 822-4
This compilation
℗ 1993 The Decca Record Company Limited, London
© 1993 The Decca Record Company Limited, London
Made in England
Also available on: MC 440 947-4

On disc:
This compilation ℗ 1993 The Decca Record Company Limited, London
© 1993 The Decca Record Company Limited, London

Essential Opera 2 has London branding on the front cover.

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  • Barcode (Scanned): 028944094725
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  • Other (SPARS code): ADD DDD
  • Other: PY 900
  • Other: BA 925
  • Other: TDC ZK
  • Rights Society (On rear cover): BIEM STEMRA
  • Rights Society (On disc): BIEM/Stemra
  • Label Code: LC 0171
  • Matrix / Runout: 440947-2 10262331 01 % MADE IN U.K. BY PDO

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
L4409472, 440 947-2 Various Essential Opera 2(CD) London Records, Decca L4409472, 440 947-2 UK 1993 Sell This Version
440 947-4 Various Essential Opera 2(2xCass, Comp) Decca, PolyGram TV 440 947-4 Greece 1993 Sell This Version
440 947-4 Various Essential Opera 2(Cass, Comp) Decca 440 947-4 UK 1993 Sell This Version

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