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Water Music II

10/08/11 12:00PM

We sample more water music in opera, including music from The Flying Dutchman, Idomeneo, Lakme, and Les Indes galantes.



Die Entführung aus dem Serail: Overture (excerpt)
Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ensemble: Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Conductor: Sir Charles Mackerras
CD/Album: Mozart - Die Entführung aus dem Serail
Record co./Cat #: Telarc 80544
Release Year: 2000


Der fliegende Holländer: Senta's Ballad
Composer: Richard Wagner
Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Conductor: James Levine
Soloists: Deborah Voigt, soprano
CD/Album: Wagner - Der fliegende Holländer
Record co./Cat #: Sony 66342
Release Year: 1997


Der fliegende Holläander: "Steuermann, lass die Wacht!"
Composer: Richard Wagner
Ensemble: Chor und Orchester der Bayreuther Festspiele
Conductor: Karl Böhm
CD/Album: Wagner: Der fliegende Holländer
Record co./Cat #: Deutsche Grammophon 4775673
Release Year: 1972


Idomeneo: Act I: Finale
Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Ensemble: Chor und Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks
Conductor: Sir Colin Davis
CD/Album: Mozart - Idomeneo
Record co./Cat #: Philips 422537
Release Year: 1991


Lakmé: "Viens, Mallika"
Composer: Léo Delibes
Ensemble: Orchestre de Théâtre National de l’Opéra-Comique
Conductor: Alain Lombard
Soloists: Mady Mesplé, soprano ; Danielle Millet, mezzo-soprano
CD/Album: Delibes - Lakmé
Record co./Cat #: EMI 49430
Release Year: 1971


Les Indes galantes: 1ère entrée – Le Turc généreux (excerpt)
Composer: Jean-Philippe Rameau
Ensemble: Les Arts Florissants
Conductor: William Christie
Soloists: Miriam Ruggeri, soprano ; Howard Crook, tenor
CD/Album: Rameau - Les Indes galantes
Record co./Cat #: Harmonia Mundi 901367.69
Release Year: 1991
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