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At The Opera, Mozart: Ascanio in Alba, March 7, 2015

  

Ascanio in Alba is a pastoral opera in two acts by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart to an Italian libretto by Giuseppe Parini. It was commissioned by the Empress Maria Theresa. It was first performed at the Teatro Regio Ducal in Milan, on October 17, 1771. This 1976 recording stars Agnes Baltsa, Edith Mathis and Peter Schreier. Leopold Hager conducts.

Playlist

8:00pm
8:00pm
Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana, opera Intemezzo BUY Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony; Ondrej Lenard, conductor
Naxos 8550240
8:08pm
Mozart: Ascanio in Alba BUY Mozarteum-Orchester Salzburg; Leopold Hager, conductor
11:00pm
11:10pm
Verdi: Il Trovatore, opera: Il balen del suo sorriso...Per me ora fatale BUY from The Best of Italian Opera; composed by Verdi
11:17pm
Puccini: Tosca: Vissi d'arte BUY from The Best of Italian Opera; composed by Puccini
11:20pm
Verdi: La Traviata: Di Provenza il mar, il suol BUY from The Best of Italian Opera; composed by Verdi
11:24pm
Verdi: Aida, opera: Se quel guerrier io fossi...Celeste Aida BUY from The Best of Italian Opera; composed by Verdi
11:29pm
Puccini: Madama Butterfly (Madame Butterfly), opera: Un bel dí vedremo BUY from The Best of Italian Opera; composed by Puccini
11:34pm
Amilcare Ponchielli: La Gioconda: Cielo e mar BUY from The Best of Italian Opera; composed by Amilcare Ponchielli
11:38pm
Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor: Ardon gl'incesi (Mad Scene) BUY from The Best of Italian Opera; composed by Donizetti
11:48pm
Puccini: La boheme: Che gelida manina BUY from The Best of Italian Opera; composed by Puccini
11:56pm
Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana, opera Intemezzo BUY Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony; Ondrej Lenard, conductor
Naxos 8550240

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