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The Power of Love: British Opera Arias
The Power of Love: British Opera Arias (Melba Recordings MR301082)
SKU: 00942
AU $18.13

Label: Melba Recordings Cat. No.: MR301082 Medium: CD No. Discs: 1

Since 1993, Deborah Riedel has sung in many leading international opera houses including The Metropolitan Opera, New York (Donna Anna), Covent Garden (Mimi, Donna Elvira), Opera National de Paris (Teresa), San Franscisco Opera (Donna Anna), Vienna State Opera (Donna Anna), Netherlands Opera (Violetta in La Traviata) San Diego Opera (Amina in La Sonnambula, Adina in L'Elisir d'Amore, Violetta), Montpellier (Countess in Le Nozze di Figaro), Rome Opera (Teresa), Geneva Opera (Marguerite in Faust), Munich Staatsoper (Donna Anna) and the Aix-en-Provence Festival (Donna Elvira).

"This little record has been in my mind for many years. During my student days in London in the 1950s, I collected many nineteenth century programmes, many piano scores and hordes of songs from popular operas with their illustrated music covers, so the operas of Balfe and Wallace have long been familiar friends. Many of these operas were exceedingly popular in the nineteenth century and were sung by very famous singers." - British Opera Arias: An introduction by Richard Bonynge.

Note: This CD is now available in digitally remastered form as a hybrid multichannel SACD.

Artists: Deborah Riedel (soprano).
Composers: Balfe, Faraday, Sullivan, Wallace.
Conductors: Richard Bonynge.
Orchestras: Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra.
  1. The Night Winds: Lurline (Wallace)
  2. Che Calmo Asil (Recit); Placida Notte: Il Talismano (Balfe)
  3. 'T'is The Harp In The Air: Maritana (Wallace)
  4. 'T'was In that Garden Beautiful: The Seige Of Rochelle (Balfe)
  5. Nella Dolce Trepidanza (Recit & Cabaletta): Il Talismano (Balfe)
  6. Lord Of Our Chosen Race: Ivanoe (Sullivan)
  7. 'Neath My Lattice: The Rose Of Persia (Sullivan)
  8. Scenes That Are Brightest: Maritana (Wallace)
  9. Little Princess, Look Up!: Amasis (Faraday)
  10. The Convent Cell: The Rose of Castille (Balfe)
  11. There's A Power Whose Sway: Satanella (Balfe)
  12. The Rapture Dwelling In My Heart: The Maid of Artois (Balfe)
  13. Yon Moon O'er The Mountain: The Maid of Artois (Balfe)
  14. Oh! Could I But His Heart Enslave: Satanella (Balfe)
  15. Bliss For Ever Past: The Puritan's Daughter (Balfe)
  16. The Naiad's Spell: Lurline (Wallace)
  17. The Withered Flowers: Love's Triumph (Wallace)
  18. My Long Hair Is Braided: The Amber Witch (Wallace)
Medium: CD
No. of Discs: 1
SKU #: 00942
Label: Melba Recordings
Catalog #: MR301082
Price: AU $18.13   

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