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The #1 Soprano Album (2002, original release: 1957)
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Published: New York, N.Y. : Universal Classics Group, 2002
Description:  2 audio discs (146 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Language:  English

Compact discs

Digital or digitally remastered analog recordings

Renée Fleming, Joan Sutherland, Jane Berbié, Renata Tebaldi, Kiri te Kanawa, Frederica von Stade, Lucia Popp, Barbara Hendricks, Sumi Jo, Kathleen Battle, Anita Cerquetti, Edita Gruberova, Leontyne Price, Régine Crespin, Elizabeth Harwood, Angela Gheorghiu, Marilyn Horne, Beverly Sills, Teresa Berganza, Barbara Bonney, Montserrat Caballé, Maria Chiara, and Birgit Nilsson, sopranos ; with various orchestral accompaniments

Recorded between 1957 and 2000

Sung in English, French, German, Italian or Spanish

Disc 1: Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro / Puccini -- Lakmé: Dome epais le jasmin = Flower duet / Delibes -- La Wally: Ebben?-- ne andrò lontana / Catalani -- Die Fledermaus: Mein Herr marquis / Strauss, Jr. -- Chants d'Auvergne: Baïlèro / Canteloube -- Norma: Casta diva / Bellini -- The marriage of Figaro: Che soave zeffiretto ; The magic flute: Der Hölle rache kocht in meinem Herzen ; The abduction from the Seraglio: Welche Wonne, welche Lust / Mozart -- The Sicilian vespers: Mercè, dilette amiche ; Rigoletto: Caro nome / Verdi -- Tosca: Vissi d'arte ; Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremi ; La rondine: Chi il bel sogno di Doretta ; La Bohème: Quando m'en vo' ; La Bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimì / Puccini -- Ave Maria / Schubert

Disc 2: Carmen: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle / Bizet -- The tales of Hoffman: Belle nuit, ô nuit d'amour / Offenbach -- The barber of Seville: Una voce poca fa / Rossini -- La traviata: È Strano!-- Ah fors'è lui-- Sempre libera / Verdi -- The marriage of Figaro: Giunse alfin il momento-- Deh vieni non tardar ; Don Giovanni: In quali eccessi-- Mi tradì / Mozart -- Bachianas Brasileiras, No. 5: Aria / Villa-Lobos -- Ave Maria / Bach, Gounod -- Rinaldo: Lascia ch'io pianga ; Samson: Let the bright seraphim / Handel -- Andrea Chénier: La mamma morta / Giordano -- Martha: Last rose of summer / Flotow -- Manon Lescaut: In quelle trine morbide / Puccini -- Tristan und Isolde: Mild und leise / Wagner -- Carmina Burana: Cour d'amours, in trutina / Orff -- Shenandoah

Related Searches:
Operas -- Excerpts.
Compact discs
Classical music CD
AHML Music CD collection -- Opera

Additional Credits:
Fleming, Renée.
Sutherland, Joan, 1926-2010.
Berbié, Jane.
Tebaldi, Renata.
Te Kanawa, Kiri.
Von Stade, Frederica.
Popp, Lucia.
Hendricks, Barbara.
Jo, Sumi.
Battle, Kathleen.
Cerquetti, Anita.
Gruberova, Edita, 1946-
Price, Leontyne.
Crespin, Régine.
Harwood, Elizabeth, 1938-1990.
Gheorghiu, Angela.
Horne, Marilyn.
Sills, Beverly.
Berganza, Teresa.
Bonney, Barbara.
Caballé, Montserrat.
Chiara, Maria.
Nilsson, Birgit.

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