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Title 100 Best Overtures
Published Hong Kong : Naxos Digital Services US Incorporated 2012
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Contents Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville): Overture (07 min. 29 sec.) / Rossini -- La scala di seta (The Silken Ladder): Overture (05 min. 51 sec.) / Rossini -- Il Signor Bruschino: Overture (04 min. 21 sec.) / Rossini -- Tancredi: Overture (05 min. 40 sec.) / Rossini -- L'Italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers): Overture (07 min. 42 sec.) / Rossini -- Guillaume Tell (William Tell): Overture (12 min. 17 sec.) / Rossini -- Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K. 492: Overture (04 min. 18 sec.) / Mozart -- Cosi fan tutte, K. 588: Overture (04 min. 36 sec.) / Mozart -- Don Giovanni, K. 527: Overture (06 min. 09 sec.) / Mozart -- L'elisir d'amore (The Elixir of Love), Act I: Prelude (02 min. 49 sec.) / Donizetti -- I puritani: Sinfonia (03 min. 26 sec.) / Bellini -- Il segreto di Susanna: Overture (02 min. 44 sec.) / Wolf-Ferrari -- I quatro rusteghi: Prelude (01 min. 40 sec.) / Wolf-Ferrari -- Ruslan and Lyudmila, Op. 5: Overture (05 min. 12 sec.) / Glinka -- The Nutcracker, Op. 71: Overture (03 min. 04 sec.) / Tchaikovsky -- Prodana nevesta (The Bartered Bride): Overture (06 min. 39 sec.) / Smetana -- Donna Diana: Overture (03 min. 59 sec.) / Reznicek -- La forza del destino: Overture (07 min. 13 sec.) / Verdi -- Luisa Miller: Overture (05 min. 38 sec.) / Verdi -- Nabucco: Sinfonia (07 min. 10 sec.) / Verdi -- Un ballo in maschera, Act I: Prelude (03 min. 58 sec.) / Verdi -- Macbeth: Preludio (03 min. 02 sec.) / Verdi -- La traviata: Preludio (03 min. 50 sec.) / Verdi -- Ernani, Act I: Prelude (03 min. 15 sec.) / Verdi -- Aida: Prelude (04 min. 14 sec.) / Verdi -- Rigoletto, Act I: Prelude (02 min. 21 sec.) / Verdi -- I vespri siciliani: Overture (08 min. 13 sec.) / Verdi -- Carmen, Act I: Prelude (02 min. 14 sec.) / Bizet -- Mignon: Overture (08 min. 19 sec.) / Thomas -- Faust: Introduction (05 min. 18 sec.) / Gounod -- L'etoile: Overture (05 min. 13 sec.) / Chabrier -- La vie parisienne (Parisian Life): Overture (04 min. 52 sec.) / Offenbach -- Orphee aux enfers (Orpheus in the Underworld): Overture (09 min. 38 sec.) / Offenbach -- Hansel und Gretel: Overture (08 min. 06 sec.) / Humperdinck -- Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626: Overture (02 min. 15 sec.) / Purcell -- Alcina, HWV 34: Overture (03 min. 13 sec.) / Handel -- Messiah, HWV 56: Sinfonia (04 min. 09 sec.) / Handel -- Fidelio, Op. 72: Overture (06 min. 51 sec.) / Beethoven -- Der Freischutz, J. 277: Overture (09 min. 05 sec.) / Weber -- Euryanthe, J. 291: Overture (08 min. 54 sec.) / Weber -- Leichte Kavallerie (Light Cavalry): Overture (07 min. 10 sec.) / Suppe -- Ein Morgen, Mittag und Abend in Wien (Morning, Noon and Night in Vienna): Overture (07 min. 54 sec.) / Suppe -- Dichter und Bauer (Poet and Peasant): Overture (09 min. 40 sec.) / Suppe -- Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor (The Merry Wives of Windsor): Overture (08 min. 37 sec.) / Nicolai -- Die Fledermaus, Act I: Overture (08 min. 12 sec.) / Strauss II -- Der Zigeunerbaron (The Gypsy Baron): Overture (07 min. 52 sec.) / Strauss II -- Der fliegende Hollander (The Flying Dutchman): Overture (04 min. 14 sec.) / Wagner -- Die Walkure, Act III: Ride of the Valkyries (04 min. 52 sec.) / Wagner -- Lohengrin, Act I: Prelude (02 min. 51 sec.) / Wagner -- Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg (The Mastersingers of Nuremberg), Act I: Prelude (10 min. 02 sec.) / Wagner -- Rodelinda, HWV 19: Overture (02 min. 51 sec.) / Handel -- Serse (Xerxes), HWV 40: Sinfonia (04 min. 44 sec.) / Handel -- Orfeo ed Euridice: Overture (03 min. 07 sec.) / Gluck -- Armide: Overture (04 min. 02 sec.) / Gluck -- Ezio: Overture (06 min. 38 sec.) / Gluck -- Idomeneo re di Creta, K. 366: Overture (04 min. 55 sec.) / Mozart -- La finta giardiniera, K. 196: Overture (02 min. 10 sec.) / Mozart -- Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail (Abduction from the Seraglio), K. 384: Overture (05 min. 35 sec.) / Mozart -- Der Schauspieldirektor (The Impresario), K. 486: Overture (04 min. 07 sec.) / Mozart -- Die Zauberflote (The Magic Flute), K. 620: Overture (07 min. 03 sec.) / Mozart -- Die Geschopfe des Prometheus (The Creatures of Prometheus), Op. 43, Act I: Overture (04 min. 52 sec.) / Beethoven -- Overture to Collin's Coriolan, Op. 62, "Coriolan Overture" (06 min. 56 sec.) / Beethoven -- Egmont, Op. 84: Overture (06 min. 47 sec.) / Beethoven -- Linda di Chamounix: Overture (07 min. 10 sec.) / Donizetti -- Don Pasquale: Overture (06 min. 42 sec.) / Donizetti -- L'inganno felice: Overture (05 min. 10 sec.) / Rossini -- La Cenerentola (Cinderella): Overture (08 min. 27 sec.) / Rossini -- La cambiale di matrimonio: Overture (05 min. 23 sec.) / Rossini -- La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie): Overture (10 min. 17 sec.) / Rossini -- Semiramide: Overture (12 min. 04 sec.) / Rossini -- Le comte Ory: Overture (03 min. 32 sec.) / Rossini -- La boutique fantasque, P. 120 (after Rossini): Overture: Tempo di marcia (02 min. 33 sec.) / Respighi -- Norma: Overture (05 min. 34 sec.) / Bellini -- I Capuleti e i Montecchi: Ouverture (04 min. 57 sec.) / Bellini -- Romeo et Juliette: Overture (02 min. 24 sec.) / Gounod -- Romeo and Juliet Fantasy Overture (05 min. 30 sec.) / Tchaikovsky -- 1812 Festival Overture, Op. 49 (excerpt) (06 min. 02 sec.) / Tchaikovsky -- The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: Introduction (Allegro vivo - Andantino) (02 min. 45 sec.) / Tchaikovsky -- Festive Overture, Op. 96 (05 min. 50 sec.) / Shostakovich -- HMS Pinafore: Overture (04 min. 26 sec.) / Sullivan -- Patience: Overture (05 min. 36 sec.) / Sullivan -- The Yeomen of the Guard: Overture (05 min. 11 sec.) / Sullivan -- Iolanthe: Overture (07 min. 19 sec.) / Sullivan -- The Pirates of Penzance: Overture (07 min. 39 sec.) / Sullivan -- The Sorcerer: Overture (arr. H. Clarke) (05 min. 40 sec.) / Sullivan -- Cox and Box: Overture (02 min. 38 sec.) / Sullivan -- Princess Ida: Overture (04 min. 09 sec.) / Sullivan -- The Mikado: Overture (08 min. 29 sec.) / Sullivan -- Cockaigne, Op. 40, "In London Town" (14 min. 38 sec.) / Elgar -- The Arcadians: Overture (04 min. 54 sec.) / Monckton -- The Desert Song: Overture (arr. B. Fahey) (05 min. 49 sec.) / Romberg -- Show Boat: Overture (05 min. 33 sec.) / Kern -- Girl Crazy: Overture (05 min. 23 sec.) / Gershwin -- Of Thee I Sing: Prelude (05 min. 01 sec.) / Gershwin -- Annie Get your Gun: Overture (03 min. 57 sec.) / Berlin -- Anything Goes: Overture (arr. H. Spialek) (04 min. 58 sec.) / Porter -- Can-Can: Overture (arr. P.J. Lang) (04 min. 19 sec.) / Porter -- Kiss Me, Kate: Overture (06 min. 10 sec.) / Porter -- Wonderful Town: Overture (05 min. 17 sec.) / Bernstein -- Candide: Overture (04 min. 13 sec.) / Bernstein
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Performer Giulini, Carlo Maria, Conductor -- Philharmonia Orchestra, Orchestra -- Gelmetti, Gianluigi, Conductor -- Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra -- Gardelli, Lamberto, Conductor -- Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra -- Davis, Colin, Conductor -- Molinari-Pradelli, Francesco, Conductor -- Rome Opera House Orchestra, Orchestra -- Muti, Riccardo, Conductor -- Marriner, Neville, Conductor -- Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Orchestra, Orchestra -- Rodzinski, Artur, Conductor -- Lanchbery, John, Conductor -- Kempe, Rudolf, Conductor -- Bamberg Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra -- Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra -- New Philharmonia Orchestra, Orchestra -- Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra, Orchestra -- Serafin, Tullio, Conductor -- Rudel, Julius, Conductor -- Pretre, Georges, Conductor -- Paris Opera Orchestra, Orchestra -- Berlin Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra -- Klobucar, Berislav, Conductor -- Paris National Opera Orchestra, Orchestra -- Bell, David, Artist -- Gardiner, John Eliot, Conductor -- Lyon National Opera Orchestra, Orchestra -- City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra -- Fremaux, Louis, Conductor -- Karajan, Herbert von, Conductor -- Tate, Jeffrey, Conductor -- Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra -- Haim, Emmanuelle, Conductor -- Concert d'Astree, Le, Ensemble -- Hickox, Richard, Conductor -- City of London Sinfonia, Orchestra -- Willcocks, David, Conductor -- Rattle, Simon, Conductor -- Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra -- Keilberth, Joseph, Conductor -- Sawallisch, Wolfgang, Conductor -- Heger, Robert, Conductor -- Bavarian State Orchestra, Orchestra -- Tausky, Vilem, Conductor -- Sadlers' Wells Orchestra, Orchestra -- Sadler Wells Opera Chorus, Choir -- Norrington, Roger, Conductor -- London Classical Players, Orchestra -- Jansons, Mariss, Conductor -- Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra -- Boult, Adrian, Conductor -- Kraemer, Nicholas, Conductor -- Raglan Baroque Players, Ensemble -- Christie, William, Conductor -- Arts Florissants, Les, Orchestra -- Complesso Barocco, Il, Ensemble -- Curtis, Alan, Conductor -- Maksymiuk, Jerzy, Conductor -- Polish Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra -- Beecham, Thomas, Conductor -- Gui, Vittorio, Conductor -- Glyndebourne Festival Orchestra, Orchestra -- Goossens, Eugene, Conductor -- Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden, Orchestra -- Plasson, Michel, Conductor -- Toulouse Capitol Orchestra, Orchestra -- Warren-Green, Christopher, Artist -- Litton, Andrew, Conductor -- London Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra -- Sargent, Malcolm, Conductor -- Pro Arte Orchestra, Orchestra -- Alwyn, Kenneth, Conductor -- Barbirolli, John, Conductor -- Vinter, Gilbert, Conductor -- Gilbert Vinter Orchestra, Orchestra -- Collins, Michael, Conductor -- Michael Collins Orchestra, Orchestra -- McGlinn, John, Conductor -- London Sinfonietta, Orchestra -- New Princess Theatre Orchestra, Orchestra -- Birmingham Contemporary Music Group, Ensemble -- Previn, Andre, Conductor -- London Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra -- Beethoven, Ludwig van, Composer -- Donizetti, Gaetano, Composer -- Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, Composer -- Offenbach, Jacques, Composer -- Rossini, Gioachino, Composer -- Sullivan, Arthur, Composer -- Suppe, Franz von, Composer -- Verdi, Giuseppe, Composer -- Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich, Composer -- Handel, George Frideric, Composer -- Smetana, Bedrich, Composer -- Thomas, Ambroise, Composer -- Bellini, Vincenzo, Composer -- Wagner, Richard, Composer -- Gounod, Charles-Francois, Composer -- Reznicek, Emil Nikolaus von, Composer -- Humperdinck, Engelbert, Composer -- Strauss II, Johann, Composer -- Bernstein, Leonard, Composer -- Elgar, Edward, Composer -- Shostakovich, Dmitry, Composer -- Nicolai, Otto, Composer -- Wolf-Ferrari, Ermanno, Composer -- Gluck, Christoph Willibald, Composer -- Respighi, Ottorino, Composer -- Gershwin, George, Composer -- Weber, Carl Maria von, Composer -- Bizet, Georges, Composer -- Glinka, Mikhail Ivanovich, Composer -- Porter, Cole, Composer -- Kern, Jerome, Composer -- Monckton, Lionel, Composer -- Berlin, Irving, Composer -- Purcell, Henry, Composer -- Clarke, Hamilton, Arranger -- Romberg, Sigmund, Composer -- Fahey, Brian, Arranger -- Spialek, Hans, Arranger -- Lang, Phillip J., Arranger -- Chabrier, Emmanuel, Composer
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Subject Music.
Form Streaming audio
Author Beethoven, Ludwig van Composer
Donizetti, Gaetano Composer
Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus Composer
Offenbach, Jacques Composer
Rossini, Gioachino Composer
Sullivan, Arthur, 1842-1900.
Suppé, Franz von, 1819-1895.
Verdi, Giuseppe Composer
Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich Composer
Handel, George Frideric Composer
Smetana, Bedrich Composer
Thomas, Ambroise, 1811-1896.
Bellini, Vincenzo, 1801-1835.
Wagner, Richard Composer
Gounod, Charles-Francois Composer
Reznicek, Emil Nikolaus von Composer
Humperdinck, Engelbert Composer
Strauss, Johann, 1825-1899.
Bernstein, Leonard Composer
Elgar, Edward Composer
Shostakovich, Dmitry Composer
Nicolai, Otto Composer
Wolf-Ferrari, Ermanno, 1876-1948.
Gluck, Christoph Willibald Composer
Respighi, Ottorino Composer
Gershwin, George Composer
Weber, Carl Maria von Composer
Bizet, Georges, 1838-1875.
Glinka, M. I. (Mikhail Ivanovich), 1804-1857.
Porter, Cole Composer
Kern, Jerome Composer
Monckton, Lionel Composer
Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989.
Purcell, Henry Composer
Clarke, Hamilton Arranger
Romberg, Sigmund Composer
Fahey, Brian Arranger
Spialek, Hans Arranger
Lang, Phillip J. Arranger
Chabrier, Emmanuel Composer
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