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At The Opera, Mozart: Don Giovanni, December 1, 2018

  

Don Giovanni is an opera in two acts with music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Italian libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte. It is based on the legends of Don Juan, a fictional libertine and seducer. It was premiered by the Prague Italian opera at the National Theater (of Bohemia), now called the Estates Theatre, on October 29, 1787. Da Ponte's libretto was billed as a drama giocoso, a common designation of its time that denotes a mixing of serious and comic action. Mozart entered the work into his catalogue as an opera buffa. Although sometimes classified as comic, it blends comedy, melodrama and supernatural elements.

EMI – 1959

Carlo Maria Giulini - 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
8:08 p.m.
Mozart: Don Giovanni BUY ; Carlo Maria Giulini, conductor
11:00 p.m.
11:11 p.m.
Puccini: La boheme, opera: Che gelida manina (Your tiny hand is frozen) BUY Vienna Opera; Herbert von Karajan, conductor Luciano Pavarotti
London/Decca 4758366
11:16 p.m.
Joan Sutherland BUY from Ultimate Opera [Box Set]
London/Decca 4758366
11:22 p.m.
Tom Krause BUY from Ultimate Opera [Box Set]
London/Decca 4758366
11:26 p.m.
Mozart: Cosi fan tutte, opera, K. 588: Trio: Soave sia il vento BUY from Ultimate Opera [Box Set]; composed by Mozart
London/Decca 4758366
11:29 p.m.
Charles Gounod: Faust, opera: Jewel Song: O Dieu! Que de bijoux! BUY from Ultimate Opera [Box Set]; composed by Charles Gounod
London/Decca 4758366
11:33 p.m.
Charles Gounod: Faust, opera: Jewel Song: O Dieu! Que de bijoux! BUY from Ultimate Opera [Box Set]; composed by Charles Gounod
London/Decca 4758366
11:38 p.m.
Bizet: Les Pêcheurs de perles, opera in 3 acts: Pearlfishers' Duet: C'est toi... Au fond du temple saint BUY from Ultimate Opera [Box Set]; composed by Bizet
London/Decca 4758366
11:47 p.m.
Catalani: La Wally, opera (dramma musicale) in 4 acts: Ebben?... Ne andrò lontana BUY from Ultimate Opera [Box Set]; composed by Catalani
London/Decca 4758366
11:51 p.m.
Verdi: Luisa Miller, opera: Oh! Fede negar potessi... Quando le sere al placido BUY from Ultimate Opera [Box Set]; composed by Verdi
London/Decca 4758366
11:56 p.m.
James McCracken BUY from Ultimate Opera [Box Set]
London/Decca 4758366


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