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50 Great Opera Arias

A selection of some of the best opera arias featuring Pavarotti, Bocelli and more.

49 songs (3 hours and 17 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Rigoletto, Act 3: "La donna è mobile (Duca, Sparafucile, Rigoletto)
Julius Rudel feat. Alfredo Kraus, Samuel Ramey & Sherrill Milnes - Verdi Rigoletto
2:17
2
Carmen (1997 Digital Remaster), Act 1: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle (Habanera)
Maria Callas/Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Paris/Georges Prêtre - Carmen: Highlights
4:24
3
Il Barbiere di Siviglia (1997 Digital Remaster): La ran la le ra, la ran la la. Largo al factotum
Tito Gobbi/Philharmonia Orchestra/Alceo Galliera - Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia
4:41
4
Puccini: Turandot / Act 3 - "Nessun dorma!"
Luciano Pavarotti, The John Alldis Choir, Wandsworth School Boys Choir, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Zubin Mehta & Giacomo Puccini - The Ultimate Collection
2:59
5
Puccini: La Bohème / Act 1 - "Che gelida manina"
Andrea Bocelli, Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, Zubin Mehta & Giacomo Puccini - Andrea Bocelli - Opera (Bonus Tracks)
4:45
6
Lakme: Sous Le Dome Epais (The Flower Duet)
Lesley Garrett & The Philharmonia Orchestra - Music For A Royal Wedding
3:49
7
Les contes d'Hoffmann (The Tales of Hoffmann) (Sung in German): Barcarolle: Schone Nacht, du Liebesnacht
Ulrike Steinsky - Offenbach Festival
3:29
8
La traviata, Act 1 Scene 2: No. 2b, Brindisi, "Libiamo ne' lieti calici" (Alfredo, Violetta, Chorus)
Roberto Alagna - 100 Best Verdi
2:57
9
Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro, K.492 / Act 3 - "Sull’aria ... Che soave zeffiretto"
Edith Mathis, Gundula Janowitz, Orchester der Deutschen Oper Berlin & Karl Böhm - The Originals: Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro
3:30
10
Rinaldo, HWV 7a: Rinaldo, HWV 7a: Lascia ch'io pianga (Let me lament)
Susanne Rydén - Handel (The Very Best Of)
3:39
11
Gianni Schicchi (1987 Remastered Version): O mio babbino caro
Maria Callas/Philharmonia Orchestra/Tullio Serafin - La Divina
2:35
12
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
13
Gluck: Orfeo ed Euridice (Orphée et Euridice), Wq.30 / Act 3 - Che farò senza Euridice? [Orfeo ed Euridice (Orphée et Euridice) / Act 3]
Dame Janet Baker, English Chamber Orchestra & Raymond Leppard - The Legendary Dame Janet Baker
3:44
14
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
15
Donizetti: L'elisir d'amore / Act 2 - "Una furtiva lagrima"
Juan Diego Flórez, Riccardo Frizza & Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi - Juan Diego Flórez - Una Furtiva Lagrima: Donizetti & Bellini Arias
4:42
16
Bellini: Norma / Act 1 - Casta Diva
Renée Fleming, The London Voices, London Philharmonic Orchestra & Sir Charles Mackerras - The Art Of Renée Fleming
7:33
17
Leoncavallo: Pagliacci / Act 1 - "Recitar!...Vesti la giubba"
Jonas Kaufmann, Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia & Antonio Pappano - The Best Of Jonas Kaufmann
3:40
18
Puccini: Tosca / Act 3 - "E lucevan le stelle"
Joseph Calleja, L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande & Marco Armiliato - Joseph Calleja - The Maltese Tenor
3:05
19
Madame Butterfly - Act Ii - Aria (in Bel Di Vedremo)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (Conducted By David Charles Abell) - Puccini - Highlights From La Boheme And Madame Butterfly
4:39
20
Tristan und Isolde, WWV 90, Act 3, Final Scene: Mild und leise wie er lächelt (Isolde)
Various artists & Richard Wagner - Wagner: Tristan und Isolde
6:41
21
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
22
Summertime (from 'Porgy and Bess') (Gershwin)
Anna Moffo - Songs From the Great Operettas
2:18
23
Saint-Saëns: Samson et Dalila, Op. 47, R. 288 / Act 2 - "Mon coeur s'ouvre à ta voix"
Marilyn Horne, Wiener Opernorchester & Henry Lewis - Marilyn Horne: The Complete Decca Recitals
6:29
24
Mozart: Zaide, K.344 / Act 1 - "Ruhe sanft, mein holdes Leben"
Lucia Popp, Vienna Haydn Orchestra & István Kertész - Mozart: Famous Arias
6:22
25
Bizet: Carmen / Act 2 - Toreador Song: "Votre toast, je peux vous le rendre" (from Carmen / Act 2)
Bryn Terfel, London Symphony Orchestra & Barry Wordsworth - Bryn
3:49
26
La forza del destino, Act 2: "Sono giunta! Grazie o Dio!" (Leonora, Chorus)
Maria Callas - Verdi: La forza del destino (1954 - Serafin) - Callas Remastered
1:40
27
Mozart: Die Zauberflöte, K.620 / Act 2 - "Pa-Pa-Pa-Pa-Pa-Pa-Papagena!"
Olaf Bär, Eva Lind, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner - Mozart: Die Zauberflöte
2:27
28
Andrea Chénier, Act III: La Mamma Morta
Angela Gheorghiu/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Marco Armiliato/Louisa Tuck - Homage To Maria Callas
5:12
29
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
30
Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626, Act III, Scene 2: Lament. When I Am Laid in Earth (Dido)
English Chamber Orchestra, Anthony Lewis, Janet Baker - Purcell: Dido and Aeneas (Stereo Version)
4:07
31
Giordano: Andrea Chénier / Act 3 - "La mamma morta"
Anna Netrebko, Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia & Antonio Pappano - Verismo
4:58
32
Bizet: Carmen, WD 31 / Act 2 - "La fleur que tu m'avais jetée"
Jonas Kaufmann, Prague Philharmonic Orchestra & Marco Armiliato - The Best Of Jonas Kaufmann
4:20
33
Die Lustige Witwe (The Merry Widow) (2000 Digital Remaster): Nun Laßt Uns Aber Wie Dahein...Es Lebt' Eine Vilja (Viljalied)...Tanz: Mi Velimo Dase Dase Veslimo! (Hanna/Chor)
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf/Philharmonia Orchestra/Philharmonia Chorus/Lovro von Matacic - 50 Best Romantic Classics
4:52
34
Die Zauberflöte, K. 620, Act 1: VI. Du feines Täubchen, nur herein
Berliner Philharmoniker - La Flauta Mágica
2:00
35
Madama Butterfly: Madama Butterfly, Act III: Tu, tu piccolo Iddio
Eva Marton - Marton, Eva: Romanzas and Arias by Puccini
2:18
36
Die Hochzeit des Figaro, K. 492, 3. Akt: Sull'aria
Maria Pia Ionata - Klassik ohne Krise: Grandioser Gesang
5:51
37
Rusalka, Op. 114, B. 203, Act I: Mesícku na nebi hlubokém ("Song to the Moon")
Frederica von Stade - Frederica von Stade - Collaborations
6:54
38
Puccini: Turandot / Act 1 - "Signore, ascolta!"
Pumeza Matshikiza, Staatsorchester Stuttgart & Simon Hewett - Voice Of Hope
2:49
39
Lucia di Lammermoor, Act III, Scena terza: Fra poco a me ricovero darà negletto avello (Edgardo)
Alfredo Kraus/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Nicola Rescigno - Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor
3:38
40
Bizet: Carmen, WD 31 / Act 1 - "Mais nous ne voyons pas la Carmencita"
Marilyn Horne, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Leonard Bernstein, The Manhattan Opera Chorus & John Mauceri - The Leonard Bernstein Collection - Volume 1 - Part 3
1:13
41
Die Zauberflöte: Ach, ich fühl's - Pamina
Jérémie Rhorer/Diana Damrau/Le Cercle De L'Harmonie - Mozart: Opera & Concert Arias
3:59
42
Mozart: Così fan tutte ossia La scuola degli amanti, K.588 / Act 1 - "Non siate ritrosi"
Rod (Rodney) Gilfry, English Baroque Soloists & John Eliot Gardiner - Mozart, W.A.:Cosi fan tutte K.588 - Highlights
1:29
43
Bizet: Les pêcheurs de perles - The Pearl Fishers' Duet
Russell Watson, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra & Nicholas Dodd - The Sound Of Russell Watson (By Classic FM)
5:04
44
Catalani: La Wally / Act 1 - "Ebben? Ne andrò lontana"
Anna Netrebko, Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia & Antonio Pappano - Verismo
3:54
45
Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492, Act 2: "Voi che sapete" (Cherubino)
Joyce DiDonato - Rejoyce!
2:52
46
Donizetti: La fille du régiment / Act 1 - "Ah! mes amis, quel jour de fête!"
Juan Diego Flórez, Nikola Mijailovic, Coro Sinfonico di Milano Giuseppe Verdi, Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi & Riccardo Frizza - The Tenor
7:00
47
Madama Butterfly: Act III: Addio, fiorito asil
Erich Leinsdorf - Puccini: Madame Butterfly Vol.64
2:00
48
Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin, Op.24, TH.5 / Act 3 - "Lyubvi vsye vozrasti pokorni"
Alexander Anisimov, Orchestre De Paris & Semyon Bychkov - Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin
5:31
49
Korngold: Die tote Stadt - Arr. Bengt Forsberg / Act 1 - "Glück, das mir verblieb" (Marietta's Lied)
Anne Sofie von Otter, Ulf Forsberg, Nils-Erik Sparf, Kjell Lysell & Bengt Forsberg - Korngold: Songs and Chamber Music
5:31