Tracklist

Digital Media 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Carmen: Overture Georges Bizet 2:21
2 Nabucco: Act III - Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves - Giuseppe Verdi 5:19
3 La Traviata: Act I - Brindisi - Giuseppe Verdi 3:08
4 Gianni Schicchi: Giacomo Puccini 1:51
5 Rigoletto: “La donna e mobile” Giuseppe Verdi 2:14
6 Cavalleria Rusticana: Easter Chorus - Pietro Mascagni 8:06
7 Wilhelm Tell: Soldier's Dance Gioachino Rossini 5:16
8 Barcarolle, From "The Tales of Hoffman" Jacques Offenbach 3:33
9 Ride of the Valkyries Richard Wagner 5 5:21
10 The Merry Widows of Windsor, Act III: Moon Choir Otto Nicolai 3:36
11 Faust: Act II - Méphistophéles Rondo - "Le veau d'or" Charles‐François Gounod 2:07
12 Thais: Act II - Méditation Jules Massenet 5:08
13 Aida, Act II: Triumphal March and Chorus - "Gloria all'Egitto" (From "Revenge of the Nerds") Giuseppe Verdi 12:52
14 La Bohéme, Act. II: Musette Waltz (instrumental) Giacomo Puccini 6:56
15 The Magic Flute: Act II - Chorus of the Priests - "O Isis und Osiris" Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:09
16 Tsar and Carpenter: Dance of the Clogs Albert Lortzing 3:38
17 Eugen Onegin: Act I - Girls' Chorus Пётр Ильич Чайковский 3:05
18 Norma: Act I - Norma's Cavatina - "Casta Diva" Vincenzo Bellini 7:06
19 Pagliacci: I zampognari! Ruggero Leoncavallo 4:51
20 The Marriage of Figaro: Overture (From "Zombieland") Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4 4:18
21 Xerxes: Act I - Largo - "Ombra mai fu" George Frideric Handel 4:24
22 Dardanus: Act II - Tambourin Jean-Philippe Rameau 2:30
23 Fidelio: "O welche Lust" (Prisoners' Chorus) Ludwig van Beethoven 3:47
24 Don Giovanni: Act I - Don Giovanni's Aria - "Finch han dal vino" Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:33
25 Orfeo Ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits Christoph Willibald Gluck 7:26
26 The Abduction from the Seraglio: Act II - The Janissaries' Chorus Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 1:49
27 L'Incoronazione di Poppea: "Solitudine amata" (Seneca, Mercurio) Claudio Monteverdi 14:04
28 Cosi fan tutte: Act I - Terzet Guglielmo - "Una bella serenata" Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:39
29 Rinaldo, HWV 7, Act III: Rinaldo's Aria - "Lascia ch'io Pianga" George Frideric Handel 3:50
30 Idomeneo, K.366: Act III - Idomeneo Elettra's aria - "D'Oreste, d'Ajace" Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 5:05
31 Iphigenie in Aulis: Agamemnon's Aria: Act I - "O Diana, Dea spieta" Christoph Willibald Gluck 5:37
32 The Barber of Seville: Overture Gioachino Rossini 7:48
33 Lucia di Lammermoor: Act II - Choir of the Guests - "Per te d'immenso giubilo" Gaetano Donizetti 4:00
34 I Puritani: Act II - Giorgio's Aria - "Cinta di fiori" Vincenzo Bellini 5:22
35 Il Trovatore: "Vedi! le fosche notturne" (Gypsies' Chorus) Giuseppe Verdi 3:13
36 Tosca, Act II: Cavaradossi's Aria - "E lucevan le stelle" (From "Heavenly Creatures") Giacomo Puccini 3:27
37 The Thieving Magpie: Overture Gioachino Rossini 10:44
38 L'Elisir d'Amore, Act II: Nemorino's Aria - "Una furtiva lagrima" Gaetano Donizetti 5:00
39 Macbeth: Act I - Chorus of the Witches - "Che faceste?" Giuseppe Verdi 3:34
40 La Forza del Destino: Act IV - Leonora's Aria - "Pace, pace, mio Dio" Giuseppe Verdi 5:45
41 La Scala di Seta, Overture Gioachino Rossini 6:30
42 I Lombardi: Act II - Chorus - "Gerusalem! ...Gerusalem!" Giuseppe Verdi 5:13
43 Manon Lescaut: Intermezzo Giacomo Puccini 5:00
44 Don Pasquale: Act III - Chorus of the Servants - "Che interminabile andirivieni" Gaetano Donizetti 4:02
45 La Wally, Act 1: Ebben, ne andro lontana Alfredo Catalani 3:39
46 Don Carlos: Act III - Chorus Finale - "Spuntato ecco il di d'esultanza" Giuseppe Verdi 8:28
47 Tancredi: Overture Gioachino Rossini 7:50
48 La Cenerentola: Act I - Magnifico's Aria - "Miei rampolli femminini" Gioachino Rossini 5:46
49 Ernani: Act I - Chorus - "Evviva - beviam!" Giuseppe Verdi 3:52
50 Otello: Mia madre aveva una povera ancella... Ave maria Giuseppe Verdi 13:22
51 L'Italiana in Algeri: Overture Gioachino Rossini 9:06
52 Madama Butterfly: Act II - "Un bel di vedremo" (From "Fatal Attraction") Giacomo Puccini 4:29
53 Un Ballo in Maschera: Act III - Oscar's Song - "Saper vorreste" Giuseppe Verdi 2:00
54 La Gioconda: Dance of the Hours Amilcare Ponchielli 9:36
55 Suor Angelica: Aria - "Senza Mamma" Giacomo Puccini 4:42
56 Semiramide: Overture Gioachino Rossini 13:08
57 Mefistofele: Prologue - Coro - "Salve Regina!" Arrigo Boito 6:41
58 The Sicilian Vespers: Overture Giuseppe Verdi 8:43
59 Turandot: Nessun dorma Giacomo Puccini 3:06
60 The Bartered Bride: Overture Bedřich Smetana 6:40
61 Pique Dame: Duet Lisa - Paulina, Act 1 (The Night falls down) Пётр Ильич Чайковский 3:38
62 The Tale of Tsar Saltan, Op.57: Flight of the Bumble-Bee Николай Андреевич Римский‐Корсаков 1:36
63 A Life for the Tsar: Act IV - Wanja's Aria Михаил Иванович Глинка 5:37
64 Khovanshchina, Act IV.-Dance of the Persian Slaves Модест Петрович Мусоргский 7:05
65 Sadko: Act II - Songs Николай Андреевич Римский‐Корсаков 3:24
66 Boris Godunov: Act II - Boris' Monologue Модест Петрович Мусоргский 3:22
67 The Snow Maiden Suite, Act III.-IV. Dance of the Tumblers Николай Андреевич Римский‐Корсаков 3:43
68 Ruslan and Ludmilla: Overture Михаил Иванович Глинка 5:41
69 Prince Igor: Polovitsian Dances Александр Порфирьевич Бородин 11:47
70 Fra Diavolo: Overture Daniel François Esprit Auber 7:44
71 Samson and Dalila, Act II: Dalila's Aria - "Mon coeur s'ouvre" Camille Saint‐Saëns 5:49
72 Les Pecheurs de Perles: "Au fond du temple saint" (From "Gallipoli") Georges Bizet 4:57
73 Romeo and Juliet: Sct I - Julia's Aria - "Je veux vivre" Charles‐François Gounod 3:53
74 Le Prophéte: Act IV - Coronation March Giacomo Meyerbeer 3:53
75 Lakmé: Act II - Aria -"Ou va la jeune Indoue" Léo Delibes 7:18
76 Les Troyens: Act V - Dido's Aria - "Je vais mourir ... Adieu, fière cite" Hector Berlioz 5:55
77 La Dame Blanche: Overture François‐Adrien Boïeldieu 7:56
78 Werther: Act III - Letter Scene, Charlotte - "Qui m'aurait dit la place" Jules Massenet 7:52
79 Manon: Manon's Aria, Act II - "Adieu, notre petite table" Jules Massenet 4:07
80 Zampa: Overture Ferdinand Hérold 7:55
81 Sapho: Act III - Sapho's Aria - "Où suis je?" Charles‐François Gounod 7:42
82 Hänsel and Gretel: Overture Engelbert Humperdinck 8:00
83 Der Freischütz: Was gleicht wohl auf Erden "Huntsmen's Chorus" Carl Maria von Weber 2:49
84 Der Wildschütz: Overture Albert Lortzing 6:39
85 A Night in Granada: Act II - Chorus - "Schon die Abendglocken klangen" Conradin Kreutzer 3:10
86 The Barber of Bagdad: Overture Peter Cornelius 8:51
87 Preziosa: Act I - Gypsy Choir - "Im Wald die Sonn erwacht" Carl Maria von Weber 3:14
88 Martha: Overture Friedrich von Flotow 8:33
89 Euryanthe: Act II - Huntsmen's Chorus - "Die Tale dampfen" Carl Maria von Weber 1:38
90 Die Meistersinger Von Nürnberg: Overture Richard Wagner 10:55
91 Tannhäuser, WWV.70: Act II - Entrance of the Guests At Wartburg - "Freudig begrüßen wir die edle Halle" Richard Wagner 6:01
92 Parsifal: Act III - Good Friday Spell Richard Wagner 11:30
93 Lohengrin: Act III, Scene I: Bride Chorus (From "The Father of the Bride") Richard Wagner 9:22
94 The Flying Dutchman: Overture Richard Wagner 9:50
95 The Rhinegold: Finale - Entry of the Gods At Walhall Richard Wagner 7:36
96 The Valkyrie: Act III - Wotans Farewell and Magic Fire Music Richard Wagner 16:55
97 Siegfried: Act II - Waldweben Richard Wagner 8:50
98 Twilight of the Gods: Siegfried's Death and Funeral March (From "Excalibur") Richard Wagner 6:54
99 Tristan and Isolde: Act III - Isoldes Liebestod - "Mild und leise" Richard Wagner 6:04
100 Salome: Dance of the Seven Veils Richard Strauss 10:24

Credits

Digital Media 1

bass vocals:
Boris Christoff (Bulgarian bass) (track 27)
Nicolaï Ghiaurov (operatic bass) (track 11)
choir vocals:
Bulgarian National Choir "Svetoslav Obretenov" (tracks 2, 13, 23, 44, 46, 83)
Sofia National Opera Chorus (1987) (track 52)
composer:
Adolphe Adam (composer) (track 77)
Daniel François Esprit Auber (composer) (track 70)
Charles‐François Gounod (French composer) (track 11)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (track 21)
Ruggero Leoncavallo (composer) (track 19)
Giacomo Meyerbeer (composer) (track 74)
Claudio Monteverdi (track 27)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (track 28)
Jacques Offenbach (tracks 8, 8)
Amilcare Ponchielli (composer) (track 54)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (track 52)
Gioachino Rossini (Italian composer 1792-1868) (tracks 7, 41, 56)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (track 17)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (tracks 13, 13, 13)
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer) (tracks 33, 44)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (– 1851-03-11) (track 5)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1711) (track 29)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1786) (track 20)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1805) (track 23)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1814) (track 23)
Gioachino Rossini (Italian composer 1792-1868) (1817) (track 37)
Richard Wagner (composer) (1840 – 1841) (track 94)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (1841) (track 2)
Richard Wagner (composer) (1846 – 1848) (track 93)
Richard Wagner (composer) (1854 – 1856) (track 9)
Richard Wagner (composer) (1857-10 – 1859-08) (track 99)
Bedřich Smetana (composer) (1863 – 1866) (track 60)
Richard Wagner (composer) (1863 – 1867) (track 90)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (1867) (track 46)
Richard Wagner (composer) (1869 – 1874) (track 98)
Giuseppe Verdi (Italian opera composer) (1871) (track 13)
Richard Wagner (composer) (1872-01-04 – 1874-11-21) (track 98)
Engelbert Humperdinck (German composer) (1891 – 1892) (track 82)
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer) (1896 – 1899) (track 36)
Richard Strauss (German composer) (1903 – 1905) (track 100)
conductor:
Henry Adolph (conductor, an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 60)
Pietro di la Corona (Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 20)
János Ferencsik (conductor) (track 5)
Hanspeter Gmür (conductor (used as Alfred Scholz pseudonym)) (track 2)
Ettore Gracis (conductor) (track 27)
András Kórodi (conductor) (tracks 7, 54)
György Lehel (conductor) (tracks 9, 94)
Ivan Marinov (conductor) (track 11)
Tamás Pál (conductor) (tracks 70, 77)
Rouslan Raychev (conductor) (tracks 37, 41, 56)
Georgi Robev (conductor) (tracks 2, 13, 23, 44, 46, 83)
Alfred Scholz (track 20)
Laurence Gordon Siegel (conductor, possibly another pseudonym Alfred Scholz created) (track 20)
János Sándor (tracks 7–8)
Rouslan Raichev (conductor) (1987) (track 52)
librettist:
Jules Barbier (track 8)
Hippolyte Louis-Florent Bis (librettist) (track 7)
Arrigo Boito (composer) (track 54)
Lorenzo Da Ponte (track 28)
Gaetano Donizetti (Italian opera composer) (track 44)
Antonio Ghislanzoni (tracks 13, 13, 13)
Giuseppe Giacosa (track 52)
Luigi Illica (track 52)
Étienne de Jouy (track 7)
Camille du Locle (track 46)
Joseph Méry (track 46)
Giacomo Rossi (track 29)
Giovanni Ruffini (librettist) (track 44)
Temistocle Solera (track 2)
Richard Wagner (composer) (tracks 93, 98)
Francesco Maria Piave (– 1851-03-11) (track 5)
Richard Wagner (composer) (1857-08-20 – 1857-09-18) (track 99)
Giuseppe Giacosa (1896 – 1899) (track 36)
Luigi Illica (1896 – 1899) (track 36)
orchestra:
Berlin Symphony Orchestra (use only if the correct orchestra is unknown - see annotation) (track 20)
Budapest Philharmonic (tracks 7–8, 54)
London Festival Orchestra (Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 20)
Budapest Symphony Orchestra (a.k.a. Budapest Symphony) (tracks 9, 70, 77, 94)
Magyar Állami Operaház zenekara (Hungarian State Opera Orchestra) (track 5)
Nürnberger Symphoniker (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 2)
Philharmonia Slavonica (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 20, 60)
London Philharmonic Orchestra (Alfred Scholz related) (track 20)
Plovdid Philharmonic Orchestra (tracks 37, 41, 56)
Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra (tracks 2, 13, 23, 44, 46, 83)
Sofia National Opera Orchestra (1987) (track 52)
soprano vocals:
Anna Tomowa‐Sintow (soprano) (1987) (track 52)
tenor vocals:
Dénes Gulyás (tenor) (track 5)
Nikola Stanchev (tenor) (track 27)
translator:
Joseph Sonnleithner (track 23)
publisher:
Schott Music International (publisher; do not use as label) (track 9)
part of:
Stattkus-Verzeichnis (number: SV 308) (track 27)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
"Lascia ch'io pianga" from Rinaldo (for harpsichord, Babell) (track 29)
Aida: Grand March (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
Bridal Chorus from “Lohengrin” (for organ, Cunningham Woods) (track 93)
Der fliegende Holländer: Ouvertüre (for piano 4-hands, Debussy) (track 94)
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Vorspiel (for piano, arr. Gould) (track 90)
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Vorspiel (for two pianos, Reger) (track 90)
Die Walküre: Der Ritt der Walküren (for piano solo, Stradal) (track 9)
Die Walküre: Walkürenritt (arr. Hutschenruyter) (track 9)
Fra Diavolo: Overture (catch-all for arrangements) (track 70)
Grand March from "Aida" (for organ, Lemare) (track 13)
Götterdämmerung: Act III, Scene II. Trauermusik beim Tode Siegfrieds (for harmonium and piano, Karg-Elert) (track 98)
Götterdämmerung: Trauermarsch (for piano, Busoni) (track 98)
Götterdämmerung: Trauermusik aus dem letzten Aufzug (for piano solo, Stradal) (track 98)
Isoldens Liebestod, S. 447 (for piano; Liszt) (track 99)
Isoldens Tod (for piano; Moszkowski) (track 99)
Isoldes Liebestod from “Tristan und Isolde” (for organ, Lemare) (track 99)
La gazza ladra: Overture (catch-all for arrangements) (track 37)
La gazza ladra: Overture (for two guitars, Giuliani) (track 37)
La scala di seta: Overture (catch-all for arrangements) (track 41)
Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492: Overture (catch-all for arrangements) (track 20)
Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492: Sinfonia (for flute, violin, cello and piano, Hummel) (track 20)
Les Contes d’Hoffmann: Barcarolle (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
Lohengrin: Act III, Scene I. “Treulich geführt ziehet dahin” (Chor) (for harmonium and piano, Karg-Elert) (track 93)
Nabucco: Atto III. “Va, pensiero” (Coro) (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Overture to "Die Meistersinger" (for organ, Lemare) (track 90)
Overture to “Der fliegende Holländer” (for organ, Lemare) (track 94)
Ride of the Valkyries (for brass band, Owen) (track 9)
Ride of the Valkyries (OpenBSD 5.6 theme) (track 9)
Ride of the Valkyries from “Die Walküre” (for organ, Lemare) (track 9)
Rigoletto: Atto III. “La donna è mobile” (Duca) (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Salomes Tanz, TrV 215a (concert version) (track 100)
Tristan und Isolde: Liebestod (catch-all for arrangements) (track 99)
Tristan und Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod (concert piece) (track 99)
has revision:
is the basis for:
Barcarolle aus Hoffmans Erzählungen (for piano solo) (track 8)
Barcarolles (track 8)
Brev från kolonien (track 54)
Dance of the Hours (track 54)
Güzel Sevda Bahçesi Gül Bizim Mestimize (Based on Les contes d'Hoffmann: Barcarolle) (track 8)
La Gioconda "Dance of the Hours" (excerpt) (Stan LePard adaptation) (track 54)
Like I Do (track 54)
Mozart/Figaro (track 20)
Più delle valchirie (Il mio nome è Nessuno) (track 9)
Tosca: “E lucevan le stelle” (Paul de Senneville arrangement) (track 36)
ワルキューレの騎行 (スーパーロボット大戦F) (track 9)
(track 8)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
Kādā jaukā dienā (from opera “Madama Butterfly”) (track 52)
Mīlas nakts (barkorāle no operas "Hofmaņa stāsti") (track 8)
Tosca: Aufzug III. “Und es blitzen die Sterne” (“E lucevan le stelle”) (track 36)
later versions:
Bridle Chorus (track 93)
Dance of the Hours (catch-all for arrangements) (track 54)
Vincerai per me (track 13)
part of:
Aida: Atto II (tracks 13, 13, 13)
Don Carlo: Atto II (number) (track 46)
Hansel and Gretel (english version) (number) (track 82)
Hänsel und Gretel (original german lyrics) (number) (track 82)
La Dame blanche (track 77)
La scala di seta (track 41)
Les Contes d’Hoffmann: Acte III (Giulietta) (alternate order) (track 8)
Madama Butterfly: Atto II (number) (track 52)
Nabucco: Atto III (track 2)
Salome (op. 54; TrV 215) (track 100)
Der fliegende Holländer, WWV 63 (movement) (track 94)
Fra Diavolo (track 70)
La gazza ladra (track 37)
Prodaná nevěsta (track 60)
Semiramide (track 56)
Tosca: Atto III (track 36)
Der Freischütz: Akt III (number) (track 83)
Guillaume Tell (track 7)
Pagliacci: Atto I (track 19)
Faust: Acte II (number) (track 11)
Aida: Atto II (number) (track 13)
Aida (german lyrics) (number) (tracks 13, 13)
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of:
Aida: Atto II, scena 2. Marcia trionfale (orchestra) (Triumphal march, Triumphmarsch) (track 13)
Aida: Gloria all’Egitto (Chor) (for undetermined recordings, could be either of two with this title in Act II) (track 13)
Les Contes d’Hoffmann: Barcarolle (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
Nabucco: Atto III, Scena IV. “Va, pensiero” (Coro) (Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves) (track 2)
Serse, HWV 40: Atto I. Arioso “Ombra mai fù” (“largo”; catch-all for arrangements) (track 21)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on a Song (track 54)
Alle meine Tiere (track 93)
Barcelona Games Medley (tracks 5, 8, 36)