Archive for the tag "Italian composers"

Francesco Maria Veracini (1690-1768)

Amilcare Ponchielli: “Suicidio!”

Carlo Bergonzi: arias & songs of the Italian Baroque

Arrigo Boito: Mefistofele

Giuseppe Verdi: “O don fatale” from Don Carlo

Francesco Cilea: “Io son l’umile ancella” from Adriana Lecouvreur

Vincenzo Bellini: “Casta diva” from Norma

Giacomo Puccini: duet from Il Tabarro (Sylvia Sass and Nicola Martinucci)

Francesco Paolo Tosti: “Vorrei morire”

Giovanni Battista Pergolesi: excerpt from the Stabat mater

Tommaso Giordani: Caro mio ben

Giuseppe Verdi: “La seduzione”

Umberto Giordano: aria from Andrea Chenier

Giuseppe Verdi: Letter scene from Macbeth

Alessandro Scarlatti: “O cessate di piagarmi”

Grace Bumbry as Princess Eboli in Verdi’s Don Carlo

Gioachino Rossini: duet from Barber of Seville

Giulio Caccini: Amarilli

Gaetano Donizetti “Me foglia fa na casa”

Sylvia Sass, Agnes Baltsa & Charles Craig in Vincenzo Bellini’s Norma (London, 1980)

Giacomo Puccini: Act 2 duet from Manon Lescaut

Ruggero Leoncavallo – piano works

Giacomo Puccini: setting the snowy scene for Act 3 of La boheme…

Four songs by Alessandro Scarlatti

Pietro Mascagni plays “Nerone”