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Saturday, June 13, 2015 Permalink

At The Opera, Verdi: Il Trovatore, June 13, 2015

  

Il trovatore (The Troubadour) is an opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi to an Italian libretto written by Salvadore Cammarano, based on the play El trovador (1836) by Antonio García Gutiérrez. This opera which was written during Verdi’s very productive middle period which also included La Traviata and Rigoletto, has been an audience favorite since it premeier in Rome in 1853. This live 1962 recording stars Franco Corelli and Leontyne Price. Herbert von Karajan conducts the Vienna State Opera.

Playlist

8:00pm
8:00pm
Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana, opera Intemezzo BUY Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony; Ondrej Lenard, conductor
Naxos 8550240
8:07pm
Verdi: Il Trovatore (The Troubador) BUY Vienna State Opera; Herbert von Karajan, conductor
11:00pm
11:04pm
Verdi: Rigoletto Act I - É il sol dell'anima BUY from The Most Famous Opera Duets; composed by Verdi
EMI Classics CDE5681292
11:09pm
Richard Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier Act II - Mir ist die Ehre wilderfahren BUY from The Most Famous Opera Duets; composed by Richard Strauss
EMI Classics CDE5681292
11:16pm
Richard Wagner: Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg, opera, WWV 96: Prize Song: Morgenlich leuchtend im rosigen Schein BUY from Greatest Tenor Show on Earth; composed by Richard Wagner
11:21pm
Cilea: Adriana Lecouvreur, opera: La dolcissima effigie BUY from Greatest Tenor Show on Earth; composed by Cilea
11:23pm
Puccini: Turandot, opera: Nessun dorma BUY from Greatest Tenor Show on Earth; composed by Puccini
11:34pm
Cimarosa: Il matrimonio segreto: Se fiato in corpo avete BUY from No Tenors Allowed: Famous Duets for Baritone and Bass; composed by Cimarosa
11:42pm
Verfi: La Traviata, opera: Duet. O, lass uns fliehen aus diesen Mauern BUY from Magic of Wunderlich; composed by Verfi
11:46pm
Puccini: Tosca, opera: Aria. Und es blitzten die Stern BUY from Magic of Wunderlich; composed by Puccini
11:48pm
Brodszky: Be My Love, for voice & orchestra (from 'The Toast of New Orleans') BUY from Magic of Wunderlich; composed by Brodszky
11:56pm
Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana, opera Intemezzo BUY Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony; Ondrej Lenard, conductor
Naxos 8550240

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