‘OPERA BOX (with Stephen Brown)’

Opera Box: The Magic Flute

Saturday, September 8th, 2012

Mozart – The Magic Flute


ACT I

ACT II

Buried Treasure: Licinio Refice – Margherita Da Cortona Introduction

Monday, September 10th, 2012

Listening Guide

The Work


Libretto: Emidio Mucci
Recording: LP Only (Voce)

Cast:
Antonietta Cannarile Berdini – Margharita
Carlo Meliciani – Arsenio
Ottavio Garaventa – Uberto
Luigi Roni – Il Padre Di Margherita
Miriam Pirazzini – La Matrigna Di Margherita
Nelly Pucci – Chiarella
Paolo Mazzotta – Capocaccia
Giannicola Pigliucci – Giudice Del Maleficio
Francesco Carnelutti – Banditore

Orchestra & Chorus Of Rai, Milan
Danilo Belardinelli, Conductor

Buried Treasure: Licinio Refice – Margherita Da Cortona Act 1

Monday, September 10th, 2012

Listening Guide

The Work

Buried Treasure: Licinio Refice – Margherita Da Cortona Act 2

Monday, September 10th, 2012

Listening Guide

The Work

Buried Treasure: Licinio Refice – Margherita Da Cortona Act 3

Monday, September 10th, 2012

Listening Guide

The Work

Buried Treasure: Fomin “The Americans”

Tuesday, September 11th, 2012

Listening Guide

The Work

EVSTIGNEI FOMIN: THE AMERICANS

The Performers:

DON GUZMAN: Lev Kuznetsov, tenor
DONA ELVIRA: Ludmila Sergienko, soprano
ATZEM: Vladislav Verestnikov
TZIMARA: Lydia Kovaleva, soprano
SORETA: Ludmila Nam, mezzo-soprano
FOLET: Georgi Seleznev, bass
FERDINAND: Radi Afanasiev

THE USSR RUSSIAN CHORUS, directed by Igor Agafonnikov
THE USSR BOLSHOI THEATER CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, under the direction of Vladimir Andropov






ACT I
Part One
Part Two
Part Three
Part Four
Part Five




ACT II
Part One
Part Two
Part Three

Buried Treasure: Braunfels “The Birds”

Wednesday, September 12th, 2012

Listening Guide

The Work


Vorspiel


Liebwerte Freunde












ACT I





ACT II


ACT II: Horch! Es Wehet Der Tag Heran, Ich Gehe Zu Ruh’n


ACT II: Hoch Steht, Erhaben, Was Uns Freut, Unsre


ACT II: Was Nahet Dort Für Ein Froh Gewoge


ACT II: Gruh! Gruh!


ACT II: Halt, Halt!


ACT II: Weit! Weit! Wohl Über Euch, Viel Weiter Auch


ACT II: Habt, Kindlein, Vom Prometheus Ihr Gehört?


ACT II: Krieg! Krieg! Krieg Mit Unerhörter Gewalt


ACT II: Hei! Hei! Hi! Ah! Wir Kommen!


ACT II: Ah! Ah!…Gross Ist Zeus! Mächtig Ist Er!


ACT II: Zum Kuckuck, Freund, Das War Ein Spass


ACT II: So Ist Dies Alles Denn Gewesen, Wie?

Buried Treasure: Mascagni’s “Iris”

Thursday, September 13th, 2012

Listening Guide

The Works

Act 1
Prelude pt. 1

Chorale Prelude pt. 2

Ho Fatto Un Triste Sogno

E Lei, A Lei

Voglio Posare Ove A Piu Caldo A Sole

Al No Al Rio!

In Pure Stille

Giu Per La Via Ne Viene

Io Son Danjuro

Misera, Ognor Qui Sola

Ah, La Istoria Pietosa

April La Tua Finestra

A Questa Poesia

La Bellezza, La Morte

Grazie, Mousme

Questo Dramma E Menzogna

Act 2
La Che Ci Fate Ancora

Ognora Sogni, Sogni E Sogni

Io Pingo…Pingo, Ma Il Mio Pennilo Invano Stendo, Intengol

A Un Cenno, Mio Manda Le Vesti E I Doni

Al Tempio Vidi Un Bozo

Son Le Folle Dei Bonzi Spavaldi E I

Voglio Il Giardano Mio!

Colle Piccine, Gran Maestra Natural!

Annota! Le Gente Dotta E Ghiotta

Oh, Maraviglia Dei Maraviglie!

Act 3
Ad Ora Bruna E Tarda

Perche…Perche

Ognun Per Suo Cammino

Rubai, Fui Bastonato

Ahime! Chi Allumera

Ancora! Il Triste Sogno Pauroso!

Opera Box: Turandot

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013

Puccini – Turandot

**NOTE: We apologize for the subpar quality of the voice segments on this program**

Opera Box: Frau Ohne Schatten

Wednesday, August 14th, 2013

Strauss – Frau Ohne Schatten

Opera Box: Dalibor

Thursday, October 2nd, 2014

Smetana – Dalibor

Opera Box: Fra Diavolo

Thursday, April 30th, 2015

Auber – Fra Diavolo

Opera Box: Halka

Thursday, November 12th, 2015

Moniuszko – Halka

Opera Box: Another Three Tenors – Bjoerling pt. 1

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015

With Lew Smoley & Howard Nevison

Opera Box: Another Three Tenors – Bjoerling pt. 2

Monday, December 28th, 2015

With Lew Smoley & Howard Nevison

Opera Box: Another Three Tenors – Bjoerling pt. 3

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

With Lew Smoley & Howard Nevison

Opera Box: Another Three Tenors – Vickers pt. 1

Monday, May 9th, 2016

With Lew Smoley & Howard Nevison

Opera Box: Another Three Tenors – Vickers pt. 2

Monday, May 23rd, 2016

With Lew Smoley & Howard Nevison

Opera Box: Another Three Tenors – Gedda pt. 1

Tuesday, August 30th, 2016

With Lew Smoley & Howard Nevison

Opera Box: Another Three Tenors – Gedda pt. 2

Tuesday, September 13th, 2016

With Lew Smoley & Howard Nevison

Opera Box: Herrmann – Wuthering Heights

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2016

With Lew Smoley

Opera Box: Mercadante – Orazi e Curiazi

Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

With Lew Smoley

Opera Box: Somers – Louis Riel

Monday, April 10th, 2017

With Lew Smoley

Opera Box: Vivaldi – Orlando

Monday, June 19th, 2017

With Lew Smoley

Opera Box: Paisiello – Barber of Saville

Tuesday, March 13th, 2018

With Lew Smoley

Opera Box: Grétry – L’Epreuve Villageoise

Tuesday, June 19th, 2018

With Lew Smoley