The Opera Album 2011 [2 CD set]

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The Opera Album 2011 [2 CD set]
Bryn Terfel, Tatiana Troyanos, Magdalena Kozena, Renée Fleming, Cecilia Bartoli, Roberto Alagna, etc

[ Decca Music Group / 2 CD ]

Release Date: Thursday 9 June 2011

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With a carefully chosen selection of perennially popular arias, duets and choruses, this enchanting collection creates the perfect introduction to opera.

Tracks:

Bizet:
Votre toast je peux vous le rendre 'Toreador Song' (from Carmen)
Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone)

L'amour est un oiseau rebelle 'Habanera' (from Carmen)
Tatiana Troyanos (mezzo)

Au fond du temple saint (duet from Les Pêcheurs de Perles)
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor), Nicolai Ghiaurov (bass)

La fleur que tu m'avais jetée (from Carmen)
Plácido Domingo (tenor)

Les tringles des sistres tintaient (from Carmen)
Magdalena Kozená (mezzo)

Delibes:
Lakmé: Dôme épais (Flower Duet)
Joan Sutherland (soprano), Jane Berbié (mezzo)

Donizetti:
Una furtiva lagrima (from L'elisir d'amore)
Juan Diego Flórez (tenor)

Dvorak:
Mesícku na nebi hlubokém 'Song to the Moon' (from Rusalka)
Pilar Lorengar (soprano)

Gluck:
Che faro' senza Euridice? (from Orfeo ed Euridice)
Andreas Scholl (countertenor)

Gounod:
Ah! Je veux vivre dans ce rêve (from Roméo et Juliette)
Renée Fleming (soprano)

Gloire immortelle de nos aïeux (from Faust)
Richard Bonynge

Handel:
Lascia ch'io pianga (from Rinaldo)
Cecilia Bartoli (mezzo)

Ombra mai fu (from Serse)
Andreas Scholl (countertenor)

Leoncavallo:
Vesti la giubba (from I Pagliacci)
Jonas Kaufmann (tenor)

Mozart:
Der Vogelfänger bin ich ja (from Die Zauberflöte)
Hermann Prey (baritone)

La ci darem la mano (from Don Giovanni)
Ingvar Wixell (baritone), Mirella Freni (soprano)

Der Hölle Rache kocht in meinem Herzen (from Die Zauberflöte)
Patricia Petibon (soprano)

Offenbach:
Barcarolle (from Les Contes d'Hoffmann )
Joan Sutherland (soprano), Huguette Tourangeau (mezzo)

Le jugement de Pâris - Au Mont Ida (from La Belle Hélène)
Joseph Calleja (tenor)

Puccini:
Quando me'n vo (from La Bohème)
Anna Netrebko (soprano)

E lucevan le stelle (from Tosca)
Andrea Bocelli (tenor)

Humming Chorus (from Madama Butterfly)
Giuseppe Sinopoli

Nessun dorma (from Turandot)
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor)

Vissi d'arte (from Tosca)
Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano)

Si, mi chiamano Mimi (from La Bohème)
Angela Gheorghiu (soprano)

Signore, ascolta! (from Turandot)
Montserrat Caballé (soprano)

Chi il bel sogno di Doretta (from La Rondine)
Renata Tebaldi (soprano)

Rossini:
Una voce poco fa (from Il barbiere di Siviglia)
Teresa Berganza (mezzo)

Largo al factotum (from Il barbiere di Siviglia)
Leo Nucci (baritone)

Saint-Saëns:
Mon cœur s'ouvre à ta voix (from Samson et Dalila)
Marilyn Horne (mezzo)

Verdi:
Anvil Chorus (from Il Trovatore)
Sir Georg Solti

La donna è mobile (from Rigoletto)
Roberto Alagna (tenor)

Libiamo, ne' lieti calici (from La Traviata)
Plácido Domingo (tenor), Ileana Cotrubas (soprano)

Di quella pira (from Il trovatore)
José Carreras (tenor)

Sempre libera (from La Traviata)
Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano)

Questa o quella (from Rigoletto)
Rolando Villazón (tenor)

Va, pensiero (from Nabucco)
Silvio Varviso

Celeste Aida (from Aida)
Luciano Pavarotti (tenor)

Wagner:
Mild und leise 'Isolde's Liebestod' (from Tristan und Isolde)
Birgit Nilsson (soprano)