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Saturday, April 23, 2016 Permalink

At The Opera, Verdi: La Traviata, April 23, 2016

  

La traviata or The Fallen Woman is an opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi set to an Italian libretto by Francesco Maria Piave. It is based on La dame aux Camélias (1852), a play adapted from the novel by Alexandre Dumas, fils. The opera was originally titled Violetta, after the main character. It was first performed on March 6, 1853 at the La Fenice opera house in Venice.

Cast:

Violetta - Anna Moffo

Alfredo - Richard Tucker

Giorgio Germont - Robert Merrill

Rome Opera House

Fernando Previtali - conductor

 

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
8:09 p.m.
Verdi: La Taviata BUY ; Fernando Previtali, conductor
10:00 p.m.
10:29 p.m.
Giuseppe Verdi: Vanne! La Tua Gia Vedo... Credo In Un Dio (Iago) Otello Verdi; Boito BUY BUY New Symphony Orchestra of London; Edward Downes, conductor Robert Merrill
Decca 4753962
10:34 p.m.
Giuseppe Verdi: Alzati: La Tuo Figlio... Eri Tu (Renato) Un Ballo In Maschera Verdi: Somma BUY BUY New Symphony Orchestra of London; Edward Downes, conductor Robert Merrill
Decca 4753962
10:39 p.m.
Giuseppe Verdi: Il Balen Del Suo Sorriso (Conte) Il Travote Verdi; Cammarano BUY BUY New Symphony Orchestra of London; Edward Downes, conductor Robert Merrill
Decca 4753962
10:43 p.m.
Giuseppe Verdi: Morir! Temenda Cosa!... Uma Fatale Del Mio Destino (Carlo) La Forza Del Destino Verdi; Piave BUY BUY New Symphony Orchestra of London; Edward Downes, conductor Robert Merrill
Decca 4753962
10:50 p.m.
Leoncavallo: Si Puo? Si Puo? (Tonio) Pagliacci BUY BUY New Symphony Orch. of London; Edward Downes, conductor
Decca 4753962
11:00 p.m.
11:03 p.m.
Paul Robeson BUY from Paul Robeson Live at Carnegie Hall
11:05 p.m.
Paul Robeson BUY from Paul Robeson Live at Carnegie Hall
11:09 p.m.
Beethoven: All Men Are Brothers ode to joy BUY from Paul Robeson Live at Carnegie Hall; composed by Beethoven
11:14 p.m.
Rossini: La Donna del Lago - Mura felici BUY New Your City Opera ; Richard Bonynge, conductor Marilyn Horne
11:25 p.m.
Bellini: "Adalgisa!..O Rimembranza" - Joan Sutherland, Marilyn Horne, New York City Opera Orchestra, Richard Bonynge BUY Joan Sutherland, Luciano Pavarotti, Marilyn Horne, New York City Opera Orchestra, Richard Bonynge; Joan Sutherland, Luciano Pavarotti, Marilyn Horne, New York City Opera Orchestra, Richard Bonynge, conductor
11:29 p.m.
Lucia Popp BUY from Lucia Popp - Viennese Operetta Arias
11:35 p.m.
Lucia Popp BUY from Lucia Popp - Viennese Operetta Arias
11:45 p.m.
Bellini: Casta Diva BUY from Diva; composed by Bellini
11:52 p.m.
Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana, opera Intemezzo BUY Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony; Ondrej Lenard, conductor
Naxos 8550240


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