Various ‎– Essential Opera

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Decca ‎– 475 6649
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1-1 Bizet* Carmen: Act I Prelude
Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*Orchestra – London Philharmonic Orchestra*
2:16
1-2 Puccini* Tosca: Vissi D'arte
Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*Orchestra – National Philharmonic OrchestraVocals – Kiri Te Kanawa
3:19
1-3 Verdi* Il Trovatore: Anvil Chorus
Chorus – Chicago Symphony ChorusChorus Master – Margaret HillisConductor – Sir Georg Solti*Orchestra – Chicago Symphony Orchestra*
2:46
1-4 Puccini* La Boheme: Your Tiny Hand Is Frozen
Conductor – Herbert von KarajanOrchestra – Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra*Vocals – Luciano Pavarotti
4:38
1-5 Mozart* The Marriage Of Figaro: Voi Che Sapete
Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*Orchestra – London Philharmonic Orchestra*Vocals – Frederica von Stade
2:53
1-6 Verdi* Rigoletto: Bella Figlia Dell 'Amore
Conductor – Richard BonyngeOrchestra – London Symphony Orchestra*Vocals – Huguette Tourangeau, Joan Sutherland, Luciano Pavarotti, Sherrill Milnes
3:58
1-7 Verdi* Nabucco: Chorus Of The Hebrew Slaves
Chorus – Chicago Symphony ChorusChorus Master – Margaret HillisConductor – Sir Georg Solti*Orchestra – Chicago Symphony Orchestra*
4:34
1-8 Bizet* Carmen: Flower Song
Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*Orchestra – London Philharmonic Orchestra*Vocals – Plácido Domingo*
3:57
1-9 Catalani* La Wally: Ebben? Ne Andrò Lontana
Conductor – Fausto ClevaOrchestra – Orchestre National De L'Opéra De Monte-CarloVocals – Renata Tebaldi
4:52
1-10 Rossini* The Barber Of Seville: Largo Al Factotum
Conductor – Giuseppe PatanèOrchestra – Orchestra Del Teatro Comunale Di BolognaVocals – Leo Nucci
5:02
1-11 Verdi* Aida: Grand March And Ballet
Conductor – Lorin MaazelOrchestra – Orchestra Del Teatro Alla Scala
12:01
1-12 Puccini* Gianni Schicchi: O Mio Babbino Caro
Conductor – Lamberto GardelliOrchestra – Orchestra Del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino*Vocals – Renata Tebaldi
2:10
1-13 Puccini* Turandot: Nessun Dorma
Conductor – Zubin MehtaOrchestra – London Philharmonic Orchestra*Vocals – Luciano Pavarotti
2:58
1-14 Offenbach* Tales Of Hoffmann: Barcarolle
Choir – Choeur De La Radio Suisse Romande*, Choeur Pro Arte De Lausanne, Chorale Du BrassusConductor – Richard BonyngeOrchestra – L'Orchestre De La Suisse RomandeVocals – Huguette Tourangeau, Joan Sutherland
4:11
1-15 Puccini* Madam Butterfly: One Fine Day
Conductor – Herbert von KarajanOrchestra – Wiener PhilharmonikerVocals – Mirella Freni
4:34
1-16 Mozart* Don Giovanni: Champagne Aria
Conductor – Sir Georg Solti*Orchestra – London Philharmonic Orchestra*Vocals – Bernd Weikl
1:22
1-17 Puccini* Manon Lescaut: Donna Non Vidi Mai
Conductor – Riccardo ChaillyOrchestra – Orchestra Del Teatro Comunale Di BolognaVocals – José Carreras
2:10
1-18 Mascagni* Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo
Conductor – Gianandrea GavazzeniOrchestra – National Philharmonic Orchestra
3:15
1-19 Puccini* Turandot: Non Piangere Liù ...
Conductor – Zubin MehtaOrchestra – London Philharmonic Orchestra*Vocals – Luciano Pavarotti, Montserrat Caballé
5:05
2-1 Richard Wagner Die Walkure: The Ride Of The Valkyries
2-2 Georges Bizet Carmen Habanera: L'Amour Est Un Oiseau Rebelle
2-3 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Le Nozze Di Figaro: Non Piu Andrai
2-4 Giacomo Puccini Madama Butterfly: Humming Chorus
2-5 Giuseppe Verdi La Traviata: Un Di Felice
2-6 Giacomo Puccini Turnandot: Signore, Ascolta!
2-7 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Cosi Fan Tutte
2-8 Ruggiero Leoncavallo Pagliacci: Recitar!...Vesti La Giubba
2-9 Gioacchino Rossini Il Barbiere Di Siviglia: Lo Sono Docile Una Voce Poco Fa
2-10 Georges Bizet Les Pecheurs De Perles: C'est Toi...Au Fond Du Temple Saint
2-11 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Don Giovanni: La Ci Darem La Mano
2-12 Francesco Cilea L'arlesiana: Lameno Di Federico
2-13 Léo Delibes Lakme: Dome Epais Le Jasmin
2-14 Giuseppe Verdi Rigoletto: La Donna E Mobile
2-15 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Le Nozze Di Figaro: Dove Sono
2-16 Giacomo Puccini Tosca: E Lucevan Le Stelle
2-17 Giacomo Puccini La Boheme: Si. Me Chiamano Mimi
2-18 Giacomo Puccini La Boheme: O Soave Faciulla
2-19 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Die Zauberflote: Der Vogelganger Bin Ich Ja
2-20 Charles Gounod Faust: Soldiers Chorus

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"The Ultimate Opera Collection."
Compiles Essential Opera and Essential Opera 2, both on Decca.

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  • Barcode: 0 28947 56649 6

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
433 822-2 Various Essential Opera(CD, Comp) Decca, PolyGram TV 433 822-2 UK 1991 Sell This Version
436 863-1 Various Essential Opera(2xLP, Comp) Decca 436 863-1 Greece 1991 Sell This Version
D 172889 (433 822-2) Various Essential Opera(CD, Album, Comp, Club) London Records D 172889 (433 822-2) US 1991 Sell This Version
433 822-1 Various Essential Opera(LP, Comp) Decca 433 822-1 UK 1991 Sell This Version
433 822-4 DH Various Les Triomphes De L' Opera(Cass, Comp) Decca 433 822-4 DH France 1991 Sell This Version

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