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Opera Favourites

Spend an evening at the opera with selections from Carmen, Rigoletto, and more.

25 songs (1 hour and 51 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Carmen (1997 Digital Remaster), Act 1: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle (Habanera)
Maria Callas/Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Paris/Georges Prêtre - Bizet: Carmen
4:18
2
Puccini: Turandot / Act 3 - "Nessun dorma!"
Luciano Pavarotti, The John Alldis Choir, Wandsworth School Boys Choir, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Zubin Mehta & Giacomo Puccini - Pavarotti Studio Albums
2:58
3
Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia / Act 1 - "Largo al factotum" - "Ah, ah! che bella vita!" (Figaro / Figaro, Conte, Rosina, Bartolo)
Teresa Berganza, Luigi Alva, Enzo Dara, Hermann Prey, Theodor Guschlbauer, London Symphony Orchestra, Claudio Abbado & Gioachino Rossini - Rossini: Il Barbiere Di Siviglia
10:39
4
Puccini: Gianni Schicchi - "O mio babbino caro"
Renée Fleming, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Charles Mackerras & Giacomo Puccini - Puccini: Opera Arias
2:49
5
Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K. 492: Act III Scene 10: Duettino - Sull'aria
Pier Giorgio Morandi - Mozart: Marriage Of Figaro (The) (Highlights)
2:39
6
Delibes: The Flower Duet (From "Lakmé")
Katherine Jenkins, Kiri Te Kanawa, Philharmonia Orchestra & Anthony Inglis - Katherine Jenkins: The Ultimate Collection / Standard Edition
3:50
7
Bellini: Norma / Act 1 - Casta Diva
Cecilia Bartoli, International Chamber Soloists, Orchestra La Scintilla & Adam Fischer - Sospiri
6:47
8
Die Zauberflote (The Magic Flute), K. 620, Act II: Aria: Der Holle Rache kocht in meinem Herzen
Sumi Jo - Mozart: Opera Gala
3:04
9
La boheme: Act I: Che gelida manina (Rodolfo)
Jonathan Welch - Puccini (The Very Best Of)
4:22
10
Verdi: La Traviata / Act 1 - Libiamo ne'lieti calici
Ileana Cotrubas, Plácido Domingo, Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper München, Bavarian State Orchestra & Carlos Kleiber - Verdi: La Traviata (The Originals Version)
2:55
11
Summertime (from 'Porgy and Bess') (Gershwin)
Anna Moffo - Songs From the Great Operettas
2:18
12
Tristan und Isolde, Act 3: "Mild und leise wie er lächelt" (Isolde)
Daniel Barenboim & Richard Wagner feat. Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra & Waltraud Meier - Barenboim - Complete Wagner Operas
6:58
13
Dido & Aeneas, Z. 626: Act III: When I am laid in earth (Dido)
Kym Amps & Henry Purcell - Purcell (The Best Of)
3:49
14
Les contes d'Hoffmann (The Tales of Hoffmann) (Sung in German): Barcarolle: Schone Nacht, du Liebesnacht
Ulrike Steinsky - Offenbach Festival
3:29
15
Rinaldo, HWV 7a: Rinaldo, HWV 7a: Lascia ch'io pianga (Let me lament)
Susanne Rydén - Handel (The Very Best Of)
3:39
16
Orfeo ed Euridice: Act III, Scene 1: Aria: Che faro senza Euridice?
Maya Boog - Gluck: Orfeo Ed Euridice
3:26
17
Leoncavallo: Pagliacci / Act 1 - "Recitar!" - "Vesti la giubba"
Luciano Pavarotti, Wiener Volksopernorchester & Leone Magiera - Pavarotti Studio Albums
3:41
18
Saint-Saëns: Samson et Dalila, Op.47, R. 288 / Act 2 - "Mon coeur s'ouvre à ta voix"
Grace Bumbry, Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin & Janos Kulka - Saint-Saens: Le Carnaval des Animaux; Organ Symphony
5:30
19
Puccini: Tosca / Act 2 - "Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore"
Kiri Te Kanawa, The National Philharmonic Orchestra & Sir Georg Solti - The Essential Kiri
3:26
20
L'Orfeo, favola in musica, SV 318, Act 3: "Ecco l'atra palude" (Speranza, Orfeo)
Sonia Prina/Ian Bostridge/Emmanuelle Haïm/Le Concert d`Astrée - Monteverdi: Orfeo
3:04
21
L'elisir d'amore (The Elixir of Love): Act II: Romance: Una furtiva lagrima
Roberto Frontali - Donizetti: Elisir D'Amore (L') (Highlights)
5:14
22
Madama Butterfly: Act II: Un bel di, vedremo (Butterfly)
Miriam Gauci - Puccini (The Very Best Of)
4:35
23
Serse (Xerxes), HWV 40, Act I: Frondi tenere e belle … Ombra mai fu, "Largo"
Jochen Kowalski - Opera Arias (Counter-Tenor): Kowalski, Jochen - Handel, G.F. / Mozart, W.A.
3:35
24
Der Rosenkavalier, opera, Op. 59 (TrV 227) - Act 3: "Marie Theres! - Hab' mir's gelobt
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf, Christa Ludwig, Eberhard Wächter, Otto Edelmann & Teresa Stich-Randall - Richard Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier
6:03
25
Puccini: La Bohème / Act 1 - "Sì. Mi chiamano Mimì"
Mirella Freni, Berliner Philharmoniker & Herbert von Karajan - Puccini: La Bohème
5:59