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100 Must-Have Opera Spectaculars

100 songs (9 hours and 31 minutes) Released on 20 October 2014
1
The Valkyrie, WWV 86b, Act III: Ride of the Valkyries
Budapest Symphony Orchestra
5:21
2
Il Trovatore, Act II: Gypsy Chorus - "Vedi! Le Fosche Notturne"
Bulgarian National Opera Chorus & Bulgarian National Opera Orchestra
3:13
3
The Tale of Tsar Saltan, Act III, Scene I, Op. 57: Flight of the Bumblebee
Prague Festival Orchestra
1:36
4
Carmen, Act I: Overture
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
3:33
5
Carmen, Act I: Habanera - "L'amour est un Oiseau Rebelle"
Alexandrina Milcheva, Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
4:03
6
William Tell, Act III: Soldier's Dance
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
5:16
7
La Traviata, Act I: Brindisi - "Libiamo ne' lieti Calici"
Roumyana Bareva, Konstantin Petrov, Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
3:08
8
I Capuleti e i Montecchi: Overture
Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
5:15
9
Faust, Act II: Méphistophéles Rondo - "Le Veau d'or"
Nicolai Ghiaurov, Bulgarian Radio Orchestra & Bulgarian Radio Chorus
2:07
10
Tannhäuser, WWV 70, Act II: Entrance of the Guests at Wartburg - "Freudig Begrüßen wir die Edle Halle"
Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper & Orchester der Bayerischen Staatsoper
6:01
11
The Snow Maiden, Act II: Dance of the Tumblers
Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
3:42
12
I Pagliacci, Act I, Scene I: Bell Chorus - "I zampognari"
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
4:51
13
Rigoletto, Act III: Duca's Aria - "La Donna e Mobile"
Denes Gyulas & Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
2:14
14
Lucia di Lammermoor, Act II: Choir of the Guests - "Per te d'immenso Giubilo"
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
4:00
15
Khovanshchina, Act IV: Dance of the Persian Slaves
Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
7:05
16
Carmen, Act II: Torrero Song - "Votre Toast"
Nicolai Ghiaurov, Bulgarian Radio Orchestra & Bulgarian Radio Chorus
4:49
17
Don Carlos, Act II: Duet Rodrigo & Carlo - "È Lui! Desso! L'infante"
Albert Miklos, Sandor Sólyóm-Nagy, Hungarian State Opera Chorus & Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
7:57
18
I Puritani, Act II: Chorus - "Ah Dolor! Ah Terror"
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
5:49
19
La Bohéme, Act II: Musette Waltz - "Quando Me'n Vo" (Instrumental Version)
Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
6:56
20
Tannhäuser, Act III: Pilgrims Choir - "Beglückt darf nun dich, o Heimat, ich Schauen"
Chor der Philharmonie Bratislava & Orchester der Philharmonie Bratislava
5:33
21
Fidelio, Op. 72b: Overture
Budapest Symphony Orchestra
6:26
22
The Merry Wives of Windsor, Act III: Fairy's Choir - "Ihr Elfen Weiß"
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
1:38
23
Tsar and Carpenter, Act II: Dance of the Clogs
Bratislava Philharmonic Orchestra
3:39
24
Der Freischütz, Act III: Huntsmen's Chorus - "Was gleicht wohl auf Erden"
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
2:49
25
Le Prophéte, Act IV: Coronation March
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
3:53
26
Eugene Onegin, Act I, Scene I: Peasant's Chorus and Dance
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
4:54
27
Mlada, Act II: Cortège - "Procession of the Nobles"
Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
4:33
28
Les Pecheurs de Perles, Act I: Duet Nadir & Zurga - "Au fond du Temple Saint"
Bruno Lazaretti, Roberto Servile & Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
4:57
29
Faust, Act I: Chorus - "Vien ou Bière"
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
5:31
30
La Forza del Destino, Act I: Overture
Sofia Symphony Orchestra
8:09
31
Aida, Act I: Aida's Aria - "Ritorna Vincitor"
Anna Tomowa-Sintow & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
7:43
32
The Barber of Sevile, Act II: No. 15, "Thunderstorm Music"
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
3:16
33
Mefistofele: Prologue & Chorus - "Salve Regina!"
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
6:41
34
The Bartered Bride, Act I: II. Polka
Prague Festival Orchestra
4:56
35
The Queen of Spades, Op. 68, Act I, Scene I: Chorus of the Promenaders
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
2:26
36
Aida, Act II: Ballet of the Slaves
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
1:42
37
Manon Lescaut, Act I: Des Grieux's Aria - "Donna non vidi Mai"
Janos B. Nagy & Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
2:27
38
La Forza del Destino, Act II: Chorus - "Rataplan, Rataplan"
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
3:10
39
Il Trovatore, Act III: Manrico's Stretta - "Di quella Pira"
Jozsef Simandy & Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
2:29
40
The Barber of Seville: Overture
Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
7:48
41
Don Pasquale, Act III: Chorus of the Servants - "Che Interminabile Andirivieni"
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
4:02
42
Otello, Act II: Jago's Aria - "Credo in un dio Crudel"
Lajos Miller & Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
4:53
43
Turandot, Act I: Chorus - "Gira la Cote"
Bulgarian National ChoirSofia & Bulgarian Philharmonic Orchestra
12:55
44
I Pagliacci, Act II: Intermezzo
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
3:17
45
I Vespri Siciliani, Act V: Elena's Siciliana - "Mercè, Dilette Amiche"
Vetka Petkova & Sofia Symphony Orchestra
3:50
46
Norma, Act II: Chorus - "Squilla il Bronzo del Dio"
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
2:59
47
William Tell: Overture
Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
12:53
48
Nabucco, Act I: Chorus - "Gli Arredi Festivi"
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
5:08
49
Carmen Suite No. 2, Act II: VI. Danse Boheme
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
4:37
50
The Flying Dutchman, WWV 63: Overture
Budapest Symphony Orchestra
9:50
51
The Flying Dutchman, WWV 63, Act II: Sailors' Choir - "Steuermann, lass die Wacht"
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
4:04
52
Samson and Delilah, Act II: Danse Bacchanale
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
7:15
53
Prince Igor, Act I, Scene I: Chorus
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
6:25
54
Ruslan and Ludmilla: Overture
New Philharmonia Orchestra
5:41
55
Khovanshchina, Act IV: Intermezzo
Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
3:45
56
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24, Act II, Scene I: Entr'acte and Waltz
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Symphony Orchestra
8:48
57
Ivan Susanin, Act II: Krakoviak
Sofia National Opera Orchestra
6:31
58
Boris Godunov: Prologue - "Coronation Scene"
Warsaw National Opera Chorus & Warsaw National Opera Orchestra
5:03
59
The Bartered Bride, Act II: I. Furiant
Prague Festival Orchestra
2:12
60
Prince Igor, Act II: XII. Polovitsian Dances
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
11:47
61
Hunyadi László: Czárdás
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
4:06
62
Boris Godunov, Act IV: Finale - "Boris's Death"
Anatolji Kotscherga, Elzbieta Panko, Warsaw National Opera Chorus & Warsaw National Opera Orchestra
8:42
63
The Rhine Gold, WWV 63a: Final - "Entry of the Gods At Walhall"
Sofia Symphony Orchestra
7:36
64
Macbeth, Act I: Coro d'introduzione & Chorus of the Witches - "Che Faceste"
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
3:32
65
The Thieving Magpie, Act I: Overture
Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
10:44
66
Lucia di Lammermoor, Act III: Choir of the Guests - "D'immenso Giubilo s'innalzi un Grido"
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
1:58
67
Madama Butterfly: Finale & Butterfly's Death - "Con Onor Muore"
Anna Tomowa-Sintow & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
4:56
68
Ernani, Act I: Chorus - "Evviva - Beviam!"
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
3:52
69
The Barber of Sevile, Act I: Figaro's Aria - "Largo al Factotum"
György Melis & Hungarian Opera Orchestra
5:06
70
The Sicilian Vespers: Overture
Sofia Symphony Orchestra
8:44
71
Tosca, Act I: Cavaradossi's Scene & Aria - "Recondita Armonia"
Janos B. Nagy & Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
5:16
72
Don Carlos, Act III: Gran Finale - "Spuntato Ecco il di d'esultanza"
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
8:28
73
Fra Diavolo: Overture
Budapest Symphony Orchestra
7:44
74
Lakmé, Act II: Aria - "Ou va la Jeune Indoue"
Ilona Kertesi & Hungarian radio Orchestra
7:18
75
Carmen Suite No. 1: II. Aragonaise
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
2:14
76
La Dame Blanche: Overture
Budapest Symphony Orchestra
7:56
77
Roméo et Juliette, Act I: Juliette's Aria - "Je Veux Vivre"
Alexandrina Pendatchanska & Sofia Symphony Orchestra
3:53
78
Les Troyens, Act V: Dido's Aria - "Je vais mourir ... Adieu, Fière Cite"
Klara Takacs & Hungarian Opera Orchestra
5:55
79
Zampa: Overture
Budapest Symphony Orchestra
7:55
80
Lohengrin, Act III: Prelude and Bride Chorus - "Treulich Geführt"
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
9:22
81
Ivan Susanin, Act II: Polonaise and Chorus
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
4:29
82
The Bartered Bride, Act I: I. Overture
Budapest Symphony Orchestra
6:40
83
Sadko, Act I: Songs
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
3:24
84
Prince Igor: Prologue, Introduction and Chorus
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Symphony Orchestra
4:07
85
Ivan Susanin, Act IV: Vanja's Aria
Alexandrina Milcheva & Bulgarian Symphony Orchestra
5:37
86
The Queen of Spades, Op. 68, Act II: Ball Scene
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
2:36
87
Semiramide, Act I: Overture
Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
13:08
88
Attila, Prologue: Duet Attila & Ezio - "Tardo Per Gli Anni"
Nicola Ghiuselev, Lyubomir Videnov & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
5:47
89
Il Trovatore, Act III: Coro d'Introduzione - "Or Co'dadi, ma fra Poco"
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
5:01
90
Tosca, Act I: Te Deum
Sofia National Opera Chorus & Sofia National Opera Orchestra
4:57
91
Parsifal, WWV 11, Act III: Good Friday Spell
Sofia Symphony Orchestra
11:30
92
Macbeth, Act III: The Witches Spell and Chorus - "Tre Volte Miagola la Gatta"
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
4:22
93
L'Italiana in Algeri, Act I: Overture
Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
9:06
94
Don Pasquale, Act II: Ernesto's Aria - "Povero Ernesto!"
Denes Gyulas & Hungarian State Opera Orchestra
6:10
95
Manon Lescaut, Act III: Intermezzo
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
5:00
96
Aida, Act II: Triumphal March and Chorus - "Gloria All'Egitto"
Bulgarian National Choir & Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
12:52
97
Der Wildschütz: Overture
Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
6:39
98
Siegfried, Act I: Siegfried's Scene with Mime - "Hoho! Hoho! Hohei!"
Reiner Goldberg, Günter Kurth & Staatskapelle Berlin
6:22
99
Parsifal, Act III: Chorus of the Knights - "Geleiten Wir"
Chor Des Leipziger Rundfunks & Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Leipzig
3:35
100
The Valkyrie: Wotan's Farewell and Magic Fire Music - "Leb wohl du Kühnes herrliches Kind"
Nicola Ghiuselev & Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
16:55