Tales from the Opera

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    Tales from the Opera Sunday 22 December 2013

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    Tales from the Opera

    Tales from the Opera features a benchmark recording of Mozart's Marriage of Figaro with Kiri Te Kanawa, Frederica von Stade and Samuel Ramey conducted by Georg Solti.

    Sunday December 29th
    “Why waltz with a guy for ten rounds if you can knock him out in one?" If Rocky Marciano had heard Die Fledermaus, he might have danced a little longer. This week's Tales from the Opera visits Vienna for Johann Strauss II's sparkling operetta. 
    (Recording Details: Philips Classics/464 031-2 with Edita Gruberova, Kiri Te Kanawa, Richard Leech, Wolfgang Brendel, Brigitte Fassbaender (pictured), Wiener Staatsopernchor/ Wiener Philharmoniker/ André Previn)

    Sunday January 5th (New Series)
    It is the music we all share, from simple airs to the grandeur of opera, sacred chant to the sturdy chorus. Song is the art that touches every aspect of our lives. In A World of Song, Liz Nolan celebrates the wealth of Western vocal music.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: Overture
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Performer(s): London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Duration: 3:51
    • Title: Se A Casa Madama
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Samuel Ramey/ Lucia Popp/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Performer(s): Samuel Ramey/ Lucia Popp/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Duration: 4:01
    • Title: Bravo, Signor Padrone!... Se Vuol Ballare
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Samuel Ramey/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Performer(s): Samuel Ramey/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Duration: 4:21
    • Title: Via Resti Servita
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Lucia Popp/ Jane Berbié/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Performer(s): Lucia Popp/ Jane Berbié/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Duration: 3:49
    • Title: Non Piu Andrai
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Samuel Ramey/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Performer(s): Samuel Ramey/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Duration: 3:33
    • Title: Porgi Amor
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Duration: 9:09
    • Title: Voi Che Sapete
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Frederica Von Stade/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Performer(s): Frederica Von Stade/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Duration: 3:54
    • Title: Susanna, Or Via Sortite
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Thomas Allen/ Lucia Popp/ Kiri Te Kanawa/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Performer(s): Thomas Allen/ Lucia Popp/ Kiri Te Kanawa/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Duration: 3:49
    • Title: Aprite, Presto, Aprite
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Lucia Popp/ Frederica Von Stade/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Performer(s): Lucia Popp/ Frederica Von Stade/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Duration: 2:40
    • Title: Crudel! Perche Finora
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Thomas Allen/ Lucia Popp/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Performer(s): Thomas Allen/ Lucia Popp/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Duration: 3:30
    • Title: Riconosci In Questo Amplesso
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Jane Berbié/ Samuel Ramey/ Kurt Moll/ Philip Langridge/ Thomas Allen/ Lucia Popp
      Performer(s): Jane Berbié/ Samuel Ramey/ Kurt Moll/ Philip Langridge/ Thomas Allen/ Lucia Popp
      Duration: 6:30
    • Title: E Susanna Non Vien!... Dove Sono
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Performer(s): Kiri Te Kanawa/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Duration: 7:33
    • Title: Cosa Mi Narri!... Che Soave Zefiretto
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Lucia Popp/ Kiri Te Kanawa/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Performer(s): Lucia Popp/ Kiri Te Kanawa/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Duration: 7:23
    • Title: Giunse Alfin Il Momento... Deh Vieni, Non Tardar
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Lucia Popp/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Performer(s): Lucia Popp/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Duration: 5:14
    • Title: Gente, Gente, All'armi, All'armi
      Composer: Mozart
      Performer(s): Thomas Allen/ Samuel Ramey/ Lucia Popp/ Kiri Te Kanawa/ Frederica Von Stade/ Kurt Moll/ Jane Berbié/ Philip Langridge/ Robert Tear/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Performer(s): Thomas Allen/ Samuel Ramey/ Lucia Popp/ Kiri Te Kanawa/ Frederica Von Stade/ Kurt Moll/ Jane Berbié/ Philip Langridge/ Robert Tear/ London Philharmonic/ Georg Solti
      Duration: 5:06

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