Various - The Best Opera Album In The World ... Ever!

Artist:
Various
Category:
Stage & Screen
Name:
The Best Opera Album In The World ... Ever!
Quality:
FLAC, MP3
Label: Virgin ‎– 7243 8 422032 7
Type: 2 x CD, Compilation
Country: US
Date of released: 1999
Category: Classical, Stage & Screen
Style: Opera, Romantic, Classical



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1-1 La Traviata: Libiamo Ne'lieti Calici (Brindisi) (Atto I)
Composed By – Giuseppe VerdiConductor – Riccardo MutiOrchestra – Philharmonia OrchestraSoprano Vocals – Renata ScottoTenor Vocals – Alfredo Kraus
2:51
1-2 Il Barbiere Di Siviglia: Largo Al Factotum (Atto I)
Baritone Vocals – Thomas HampsonComposed By – Gioacchino RossiniConductor – Gianluigi GelmettiOrchestra – The Orchestra Della Toscana
4:18
1-3 La Bohème: Che Gelida Manina (Atto I)
Composed By – Puccini*Conductor – Richard Armstrong Orchestra – The London Philharmonic OrchestraTenor Vocals – Roberto Alagna
4:50
1-4 La Bohème: Si, Mi Chiamano Mimi (Atto I)
Composed By – Puccini*Conductor – Thomas SchippersOrchestra – Orchestra Del Teatro Dell'Opera Di RomaSoprano Vocals – Mirella FreniTenor Vocals – Nicolai Gedda
4:54
1-5 L'amico Fritz: Suzel, Bon Di (Cherry Duet) (First Part) (Atto II)
Composed By – Pietro MascagniConductor – Gianandrea GavazzeniOrchestra – Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House, Covent GardenSoprano Vocals – Mirella FreniTenor Vocals – Luciano Pavarotti
4:11
1-6 Nabucco: Va Pensiero (Chorus Of The Hebrew Slaves) (Atto III)
Chorus – Chorus Of The Royal Opera House, Covent GardenComposed By – Verdi*Conductor – Bernard HaitinkOrchestra – Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
5:25
1-7 Rigoletto: La Donna È Mobile (Atto III)
Composed By – Verdi*Conductor – Richard Armstrong Orchestra – The London Philharmonic OrchestraTenor Vocals – Roberto Alagna
2:07
1-8 Lakmé: Viens, Mallika (Flower Duet) (Acte I)
Composed By – Léo DelibesConductor – Alain LombardMezzo-soprano Vocals – Danielle MilletOrchestra – Orchestre Du Théâtre National De l'Opéra-Comique*Soprano Vocals – Mady Mesplé
5:53
1-9 Gianni Schicchi: O Mio Babbino Caro
Composed By – Puccini*Conductor – Gabriele Santini Orchestra – Orchestra Del Teatro Dell'Opera Di RomaSoprano Vocals – Victoria De Los Angeles
2:03
1-10 Tosca: Recondita Armonia (Atto I)
Composed By – Puccini*Conductor – Eugene KohnOrchestra – National Philharmonic OrchestraTenor Vocals – Placido Domingo
2:54
1-11 Tosca: Vissi D'arte (Atto II)
Composed By – Puccini*Conductor – Georges PrêtreOrchestra – Orchestre De La Société Des Concerts Du ConservatoireSoprano Vocals – Maria Callas
3:02
1-12 Tosca: E Lucevan Le Stelle (Atto III)
Composed By – Puccini*Conductor – James Levine Orchestra – Philharmonia OrchestraTenor Vocals – Placido Domingo
3:06
1-13 Adriana Lecouvreur: Ecco: Respiro Appena ... Lo Son L'umile Ancella (Atto I)
Composed By – Francesco CileaSoprano Vocals – Dame Kiri Te Kanawa*
3:17
1-14 Les Pècheurs De Perles: Au Fond Du Temple Saint (Acte I)
Baritone Vocals – Ernest BlancComposed By – Georges BizetConductor – Pierre Dervaux Orchestra – Orchestre Du Théâtre National De l'Opéra-Comique*Tenor Vocals – Nicolai Gedda
5:22
1-15 Le Nozze Di Figaro: Non Più Andrai (Atto I)
Baritone Vocals – Thomas AllenComposed By – Wolfgang Amadeus MozartConductor – Riccardo MutiOrchestra – Wiener Philharmoniker
3:37
1-16 Le Nozze Di Figaro: Voi, Che Sapete (Atto II)
Composed By – Mozart*Conductor – Riccardo MutiMezzo-soprano Vocals – Ann MurrayOrchestra – Wiener Philharmoniker
2:54
1-17 Le Nozze Di Figaro: E Susanna Non Vien!... Dove Sono (Atto III)
Composed By – Mozart*Conductor – Carlo Maria GiuliniOrchestra – Philharmonia OrchestraSoprano Vocals – Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
5:51
1-18 Martha: M'appari (Ach So Fromm) (Akt III)
Composed By – Friedrich von FlotowConductor – Richard Armstrong Orchestra – The London Philharmonic OrchestraTenor Vocals – Roberto Alagna
2:49
1-19 Tristan Und Isolde: Mild Und Leise (Liebestod) (Akt III)
Composed By – Richard WagnerConductor – Herbert von KarajanOrchestra – Berliner PhilharmonikerSoprano Vocals – Helga Dernesch
7:22
2-1 Aida: Se Quel Guerrier Io Fossi!... Celeste Aida (Atto I)
Composed By – Verdi*Conductor – Riccardo MutiOrchestra – New Philharmonia OrchestraTenor Vocals – Placido Domingo
4:21
2-2 Il Trovatore: Vedi! Le Fosche Notturne Spogle (Anvil Chorus) (Atto II)
Chorus – Chorus Of The Royal Opera House, Covent GardenComposed By – Verdi*Conductor – Bernard HaitinkOrchestra – Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
2:47
2-3 Samson Et Dalila: Mon Cœur S'ourve À Ta Voix (Acte II)
Composed By – Saint-Saëns*Conductor – Georges PrêtreOrchestra – Orchestre National De La Radiodiffusion Française*Soprano Vocals – Maria Callas
5:15
2-4 Carmen: L'amour Est Un Oiseau Rebelle (Habanera) (Acte I)
Composed By – Bizet*Conductor – Sir Thomas BeechamOrchestra – Orchestre National De La Radiodiffusion Française*Soprano Vocals – Victoria De Los Angeles
4:35
2-5 Carmen: Votre Toast (Toreador's Song) (Acte II)
Baritone Vocals – Robert MassardChorus – Choeur René Duclos*Composed By – Bizet*Conductor – Georges PrêtreMezzo-soprano Vocals – Jane BerbiéOrchestra – Orchestre National De L'Opéra De ParisSoprano Vocals – Maria Callas, Nadine Sautereau
4:51
2-6 Carmen: La Fleur Que Tu M'avals Jetée (Acte IIII)
Composed By – Bizet*Conductor – Richard Armstrong Orchestra – The London Philharmonic OrchestraTenor Vocals – Roberto Alagna
4:01
2-7 Les Contes D'Hoffmann: Belle Nuit, Ô Nuit D'amour (Barcarolle) (Acte II)
Chorus – Choeur René Duclos*Composed By – Jacques OffenbachConductor – André CluytensMezzo-soprano Vocals – Jeannine CollardOrchestra – Orchestre De La Société Des Concerts Du ConservatoireSoprano Vocals – Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
3:48
2-8 Andrea Chènier: La Mamma Morta (Atto III)
Composed By – Umberto GiordanoConductor – Tullio SerafinOrchestra – Philharmonia OrchestraSoprano Vocals – Maria Callas
4:49
2-9 Pagiacci: Recitar!... Vesti La Giubba (Atto I)
Composed By – Ruggiero LeoncavalloConductor – Riccardo MutiOrchestra – Philharmonia OrchestraTenor Vocals – José Carreras
3:52
2-10 Madama Butterfly: Un Bel Di Vedremo (Atto II)
Composed By – Puccini*Conductor – Sir John BarbirolliOrchestra – Orchestra Del Teatro Dell'Opera Di RomaSoprano Vocals – Renata Scotto
4:37
2-11 Consi Fan Tutti: Soave Sia Il Vento (Atto I)
Bass Vocals – José van DamComposed By – Mozart*Conductor – Riccardo MutiMezzo-soprano Vocals – Agnes BaltsaOrchestra – Wiener PhilharmonikerSoprano Vocals – Margaret Marshall
3:16
2-12 La Rondine: Chi Il Bel Sogno De Doretta (Atto I)
Composed By – Puccini*Conductor – Charles Mackerras*Orchestra – The London Symphony OrchestraSoprano Vocals – Montserrat Caballé
3:02
2-13 Die Zauberflöte: Der Vogelfànger Bin Ich Ja (Akt I)
Baritone Vocals – Walter BerryComposed By – Mozart*Conductor – Wolfgang SawallischOrchestra – Orchester Der Bayerischen Staatsoper*
2:35
2-14 Die Zauberflöte: Hölle Rache (Akt II)
Composed By – Mozart*Conductor – Bernard HaitinkOrchestra – Symphonie-Orchester Des Bayerischen RundfunksSoprano Vocals – Edita Gruberova
2:47
2-15 Rusalka
Composed By – Dvořák*Conductor – Stefan SolteszOrchestra – Münchner RundfunkorchesterSoprano Vocals – Lucia Popp
5:52
2-16 La Wally: Ebben? Ne Andrò Lontana (Atto I)
Composed By – Alfredo CatalaniConductor – Tullio SerafinOrchestra – Philharmonia OrchestraSoprano Vocals – Maria Callas
4:47
2-17 Werther: Toute Mon Âme Est Là!... Pourquoi Me Réveiller? (Acte III)
Composed By – Jules MassenetConductor – Richard Armstrong Orchestra – The London Philharmonic OrchestraTenor Vocals – Roberto Alagna
2:53
2-18 Turandot: Signore, Ascolta! (Atto I)
Composed By – Puccini*Conductor – Charles Mackerras*Orchestra – The London Symphony OrchestraSoprano Vocals – Montserrat Caballé
2:27
2-19 Turandot: Nessum Dorma (Atto III)
Composed By – Puccini*Conductor – Alain LombardOrchestra – Orchestre Philharmonique De StrasbourgTenor Vocals – José Carreras
4:10

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Circa Records Ltd.
  • Copyright (c) – Circa Records Ltd.
  • Manufactured By – Virgin Records America, Inc.

Credits

  • Design – The Design Corporation

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 724384220327
  • SPARS Code: DDD / ADD
  • Other (Top title tape number): 42203
  • Other (Hype sticker label number): MIC-408BM

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Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
7243 8 422032 7 Various The Best Opera Album In The World ... Ever! ‎(2xCD, Comp) Virgin 7243 8 422032 7 US 1999
CMB 566077, 7243 5 66077 2 9 Various The Best Opera Album In The World ... Ever! ‎(2xCD, Comp, Club) EMI, EMI CMB 566077, 7243 5 66077 2 9 USA & Canada 1996
7243 5 66077 2 9 Various The Best Opera Album In The World ... Ever! ‎(2xCD, Comp) EMI 7243 5 66077 2 9 Europe 1996
7243 5 66303 2 1, CMS 5 66303 2 Various El Mejor Album De Opera Del Mundo ‎(2xCD, Comp) EMI, EMI 7243 5 66303 2 1, CMS 5 66303 2 Spain 1996
7243 8 422032 7 Various The Best Opera Album In The World ... Ever! ‎(2xCD, Comp) Virgin Records Ltd. 7243 8 422032 7 UK 1996