Opera Classics DVD


On the Opera Classics DVD you will hear the most famous opera melodies. Soprano Olga Zinovieva performs the devote ‘Casta diva’ by Bellini and ‘La Vergine degli Angeli’ by Verdi; the violent aria ‘Der Hölle Rache’ by Mozart and the melodious Marfa’s aria by Rimsky-Korsakov. Bass Andrew Slater sparkled in ‘Toreador Song’ by Bizet, Cavatina by Figaro by Rossini and ‘Le veau d’or’ by Gounod. The concert is presented by Gregor Bak, who gives a short explanation of the content of the aria, the duet or the chorus. The men’s choir and symphonic orchestra led by the conductor Pieter Jan Leusink complete the musical festival. Released in September 2017. Click here to order.

 

 

 

Tracklist:

1. Allegri! Beviam! (Chorus from ‘Ernani’) G. Verdi 
2. La vendetta (Aria from ‘Le nozze di Figaro’) W.A. Mozart 
3. Al tuo seno fortunato (Aria fom ‘L’anima del filosofo’) J. Haydn
4. Il santo nome di Dio – La vergine degli Angeli
(from ‘La Forza del Destino’) G. Verdi 
5. First aria of Marfa (Aria from ‘The Tsar’s Bride’) N. Rimsky-Korsakov
6. Soldiers Chorus (Chorus from ‘Faust’) Ch. Gounod
7. Le veau d’or (Aria from ‘Faust’) Ch. Gounod
8. Der Hölle Rache (Aria from ‘Die Zauberflöte’) W.A. Mozart 
9. Largo al factotum (Aria from ‘Il barbiere di Siviglia’) G. Rossini 
10. Casta diva (Aria from ‘Norma’) V. Bellini 
11. Toreador song (Aria from ‘Carmen’) G. Bizet
12. Quanto amore! 
(Duet of Adina & Dulcamara from ‘L’elisir d’amore’)  G. Donizetti