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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

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


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