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Great Performances CD (Royal Opera)

Great Performances CD (Royal Opera)

This set features 12 classic operas from the Royal Opera House, including Joan Sutherland in Lucia di Lammermoor, Don Carlo with Jon Vickers and Don Giovanni conducted by Solti.
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This great 32 CD box set brings together 12 classic Royal Opera performances, spanning over forty years, from 1955 to 1997. It includes many of the world’s greatest performers from this period, including Joan Sutherland, Janet Baker, Victoria de los Angeles, Robert Tear, Boris Christoff, Tito Gobbi, Geraint Evans, Amy Schuard, Kiri Te Kanawa, Thomas Allen, Anna Tomowa-Sintow and Jon Vickers.

 

Gluck: Alceste (1981)

Janet Baker / Robert Tear / John Shirley-Quirk 

Conductor: Charles Mackerras

 

Mozart: Cosí fan Tutte (1981)

Kiri Te Kanawa / Agnes Baltsa / Stuart Burrows

Conductor: Colin Davis

 

Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier (1995)

Anna Tomowa-Sintow / Kurt Moll / Ann Murray 

Conductor: Andrew Davis

 

Wagner: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (1997)

Gösta Winbergh / Nancy Gustafson / John Tomlinson / Thomas Allen

Conductor: Bernard Haitink

 

Verdi: Don Carlo (1958)

Jon Vickers / Tito Gobbi / Gré Brouwenstijn / Boris Christoff

Conductor: Carlo Maria Giulini

 

Mozart: Don Giovanni (1962)

Cesare Siepi / Geraint Evans / Sena Jurinac /  Mirella Freni

Conductor: Georg Solti

 

Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor (1959)

Joan Sutherland / João Gibin

Conductor: Tulio Serafin

 

Puccini: Madama Butterfly (1957)

Victoria De los Angeles / John Lanigan / Geraint Evans

Conductor: Rudolf Kempe

 

Verdi: Otello (1955)

Ramón Vinay / Otakar Kraus / Gré Brouwenstijn

Conductor: Rafael Kubelik

 

Wagner: Parsifal (1971)

Jon Vickers / Norman Bailey / Amy Shuard 

Conductor: Reginald Goodall

 

Puccini: Tosca (1957)

Zinka Milanov / Franco Corelli / Giangiacomo Guelfi

Conductor: Alexander Gibson

 

Verdi: Un Ballo in Maschera (1962)

Amy Shuard / Jon Vickers / Ettore Bastianini 

Conductor: Edward Downes

 

 

Running time: 39 hours and 44 minutes

Recorded: 1955-1997 (Live)

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CDs > Opera
CDs > Artist

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