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Saturday, May 30, 2015 Permalink

At The Opera, Gounod: Faust, May 30, 2015

  

Faust is a grand opera in five acts by Charles Gounod to a French libretto by Jules Barbier and Michel Carré from Carré's play Faust et Marguerite, in turn loosely based on Johann Wolfgang von Goethe's Faust, Part 1. It debuted at the Théâtre Lyrique on the Boulevard du Temple in Paris on March 19, 1859. This 1953 recording stars Nicolai Gedda, Victoria de los Angeles and Boris Christoff. Andre Cluytens conducts the Paris National Opera.

Playlist

8:00pm
8:00pm
Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana, opera Intemezzo BUY Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony; Ondrej Lenard, conductor
Naxos 8550240
8:06pm
Charles Gounod: Faust BUY Paris National Opera; Andre Cluytens, conductor
11:00pm
11:39pm
Mozart: Die Zauberflute (The Magic Flute) Dies Bildnis ist bezaubernd schon BUY from Magic of Wunderlich; composed by Mozart
11:44pm
Robert Stolz: Zar und Zimmermann, opera: Lebe wohl, mein flandrisch Mädchen BUY from Magic of Wunderlich; composed by Robert Stolz
11:47pm
Lara: Granada, for voice & orchestra (with chorus ad lib) BUY from Magic of Wunderlich; composed by Lara
11:56pm
Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana, opera Intemezzo BUY Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony; Ondrej Lenard, conductor
Naxos 8550240

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