Opera Highlights vol.2
M1505 .O642 2007 DVD
Opera Highlights is both a visually exciting introduction for new viewers to opera as well as a unique opportunity to see great singers talking to camera, then performing roles for which they are famous.
- O let me weep / Henry Purcell (Yvonne Kenny)
- Piangerò la sorte mia / George Frideric Handel (Yvonne Kenny)
- Take your pleasure / George Frideric Handel (Ann Murray)
- If you worship the man who has spurned you / George Frideric Handel (Ann Murray)
- Extracts from the 2nd act from Ruslan and Lyudmila / Mikhail Glinka (Larissa Diadkova, Vladimir Ognovenko, Konstantin Pluzhnikov, Anna Netrebko)
- No, there could never be another / Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Orla Boylan)
- You wrote to me. Can this be the same Tatyana / Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Vladimir Glushchak)
- Oh golden days of my youth. Enemies, enemies / Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Michael König)
- Wonder of nature / Leos Janácek (Thomas Allen)
- Love duet / Leos Janácek (Eva Jenis with Hannah Minutillo)
- Renata's confession / Sergei Prokofiev (Galina Gorchakova)
- Sea wall aria / Benjamin Britten (Philip Langridge)
- They'll lash me in a hammock / Benjamin Britten (Philip Langridge)
Sung in English, Russian, Czech and Italian with optional subtitles in English, German, French, and Spanish.
Distributed by Arthaus Musik (arthaus-musik.com).