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La fille du régiment (Act I, Men's Chorus: Rataplan): Full

La fille du régiment (Act I, Men's Chorus: Rataplan): Full

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His work helped to move classical music from the Romantic period to the Modern period. The Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore was built in 1137, and Gaetano Donizetti, the composer of... Students in the University orchestras, wind ensembles, and choruses have the unique opportunity to study and perform the great masterworks in ensemble literature. He decides to leave the town and is only content by knowing that Norina will be happy.

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Don Pasquale (Act III, Coro: Che interminabile andirivieni!

Don Pasquale (Act III, Coro: Che interminabile andirivieni!

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He has sung at La Scala in Milan, at the Metropolitan Opera in New York, at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden in London, at the Opéra National (Bastille) in Paris, at the Lyric Opera of Chicago, at the Staatsoper in Vienna, at the Theater an der Wien and at the Salzburger Festspielen. It's really called "Der Hölle Rache Kocht In Meinem Herzen," or "Hell's Vengeance Boils In My Heart." Famous for "The Well Tempered Clavier" and these: An "air" (or "aria" in Italian) is a type of song or melody.

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ITALIAN OPERA Sheet Music Collection on CD, disc 1

ITALIAN OPERA Sheet Music Collection on CD, disc 1

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Considered one of the most important French composers. I am in the hands of a doctor." [67] While there were periods of relative calm, his health continued to fail him periodically and then there were relapses into depression, as expressed in a letter: "I am half-destroyed, it's a miracle that I'm still on my feet". [67] Writing to unnamed Paris friends on 7 February, even after the very positive reaction received at the premiere of a specially-prepared Dom Sébastien on 6 February 1845 (which he had conducted for three performances of the total of 162 given over the following years until 1884), [68] he grumbles about the reactions of the Parisian audiences and continues with a brief report on his health which, he says, "if it is no better and this continues, I'll find myself forced to go to spend some months resting in Bergamo." [68] At the same time, he rejected offers to compose, one offer coming from London and requiring an opera four months away; the objection of having limited time was given.

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Lucia di Lammermoor: Vocal Score (G. Schirmer Opera Score

Lucia di Lammermoor: Vocal Score (G. Schirmer Opera Score

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When we’re not broadcasting historical performances or live broadcasts, enjoy arias, lieder, art songs & oratorio by the greatest composers and artists of all time. Two recordings claim to go back to the original score and keys:- Caballé on Universal 470421 (was on Philips ) and Rost on Sony 63174. On Friday, de Trejo delivered with accuracy and flair the high D in Lucia's Act 2 duet with her brother Enrico (baritone Michael Corvino) and the high E flat in her mad scene.

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Gaetano Donizetti: A Research and Information Guide

Gaetano Donizetti: A Research and Information Guide

James P. Cassaro

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In total he wrote almost 100 operas, as well as 16 symphonies, 3 oratorios, and a great deal of chamber music. Performers: Capelle, Mireille; Cornwell, Joseph; Doeselaar, Leo Van; Dombrecht, Paul; Draijer, Jelle; Jacobs, Rene [Conductor/Director]; Jordans, Wyneke; Jos van Immerseel [Harpsichord/Conductor]; Patriasz, Cath... Maria Maggiore for the training of musicians and choristers for its services. So Donizetti wrote tunes you could walk out of the theater humming, melodies that were easily arranged for parlor performance by amateurs.

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Poliuto: Les martyrs

Poliuto: Les martyrs

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He is remembered for his expressive vocabulary and used to create various roles in his operas, which allowed the singers of his time to display their special vocal talents. He wrote four more operas including the comic masterpiece Don Pasquale during this period, but his behavior became more erratic. He wrote specifically for a generation of great singers such as Grisi, Mario, Lablache, and Tamburini. Lacking a Sanctus, Benedictus and Agnus Dei, the work is nevertheless a large-scale, powerful and compelling work which is one of Donizettis most important non-operatic compositions.

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La Favorita: A Lyrical Drama in Four Acts

La Favorita: A Lyrical Drama in Four Acts

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Wagner attended Leipzig University in 1831, and his first symphony was performed in 1833. Comments and media that include hate speech, discriminatory remarks, threats, sexually explicit remarks, violence, or the promotion of illegal activity are not permitted. The melody itself, which appears after a fortissimo close on the dominant, emphasizes two semitone movements within its initial measures—the first, moving upwards, and the latter, downwards.

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Hail to the Happy Bridal Day from Lucia Di Lammermoor -

Hail to the Happy Bridal Day from Lucia Di Lammermoor -

Giacomo Donizetti

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He chose to stay in the capital, where he achieved fame but little financial security. Along with Gioachino Rossini and Vincenzo Bellini, Donizetti was a leading composer of the bel canto opera style during the first half of the nineteenth century. During the period of his dominance of the operatic stage his works include: Maria Stuarda [Mary Stuart] (1835); Lucia di Lammermoor (1835); and La fille du regiment [The Daughter of the Regiment] (1840).

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L'elisir d'amore (Act II: Una furtiva lagrima (tenor)): Full

L'elisir d'amore (Act II: Una furtiva lagrima (tenor)): Full

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The success of this work, and of a second opera brought out in the following year, established Donizetti's reputation. Had Maria Callas�s 1953 mono performance with Giuseppe Di Stefano and Tito Gobbi been a more modern recording it would probably be my premier choice. Lacking a Sanctus, Benedictus and Agnus Dei, the work is nevertheless a large-scale, powerful and compelling work which is one of Donizettis most important non-operatic compositions.

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La Favorita: Vocal Score

La Favorita: Vocal Score

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The latter, a small masterpiece, has become a standard in the violin repertoire. In the later 19th century a more liberal Italy allowed the religious element to return to the stage setting and the summaries of the plot — but without bothering to go back and undo the preposterous changes made scene by scene in the actual text and music. Contents: Chacun le sait (La Fille du Régiment) · Salut à la France (La Fille du Régiment) · Com' è bello! (Lucrezia Borgia) · Era desso il figlio mio (Lucrezia Borgia) · Confusa è l'alma mia - Non intende il mio contento (Emilia di Liverpool) · Come, innocente giovane (Anna Bolena) · Al dolce guidami (Anna Bolena) · Cielo, a'miei lunghi spasimi (Anna Bolena).

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