Saturday Night at the Opera Playlists

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 04/16/2011

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Katie Salmon

Part 3 of Donizetti's Tudor Queen Trilogy.

For this program, we had access to a special interview with Sondra Radvanovsky. The interview, conducted by Stepan Atamian, focused on Radvanovsky's singing in Verdi, Puccini, and Bellini. In addition, Radvanovsky discussed the next challenge she was to take on, the Donizetti's Tudor Queen roles.

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 04/09/2011

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Katie Salmon

Part 2 of Donizetti's Tudor Queen Trilogy.

1. Maria Stuarda-Live 1972 recording from Paris with Montserrat Caballe in the title role, Michele Vilma as Elisabetta, and Jose Carreras as Leicester. Nello Santi conducts.
2. Norma-Montserrat Caballe in the title role and Placido Domingo as Pollione. Carlo Felice Cillario conducts the London Philharmonic Orchestra.

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 04/02/2011

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Katie Salmon

Part 1 of WKCR's special

1. Anna Bolena-Live 1957 recording from La Scala with Maria Callas in the title role and Giulietta Simionato as Seymour. Ganazzeni conducts.
2. Macbeth-Live 1952 recording from La Scala with Maria Callas as Lady Macbeth and Enzo Mascherini as Macbeth. Victor de Sabata conducts.

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 03/19/2011

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Nanette Jarenwatt...

Don Giovanni
Cesare Siepi- Don Giovanni
Lisa Della Casa - Donna Elvira
Suzanne Danco - Donna Anna
Hilde Gueden - Zerlina
Anton Dermota - Don Ottavio
Fernando Corena - Leporello
Walter Berry - Masetto
Kurt Boehme - Il Commendatore
Josef Krips conducting the Vienna State Opera Chorus & Philharmonic Orchestra

Arias
1. Die Zauberflöte: Dies Bildnis ist bezaubernd schön (Fritz Wunderlich)
2. Die Zauberflöte: In diesen heil'gen Hallen (Martti Talvela)
3. Die Zauberflöte: Ach, ich fuhl's (Ileana Cotrubas)
4. Die Zauberflöte: Der Hölle Rache kocht in meinem Herzen (Erika Köth)

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 03/12/2011

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Fiona Kinniburgh

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 03/06/2011

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Eric "The Wind" I...

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 02/12/2011

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Adrian Montufar

About Li Zite 'ngalera: http://delteatro.it/dizionario_dell_opera/z/zite_ngalera_li.php

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 01/08/2011

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Adrian Montufar

Another synopsis of the opera can be found here:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio3/operaon3/pip/vjm6y/

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 12/12/2010

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Eric "The Wind" I...

Saturday Night at the Opera playlist for 12/04/2010

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Adrian Montufar