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Joan Sutherland: Art of the Prima Donna (Deluxe Edition)

Joan Sutherland (soprano)

Orchestra and Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden

Her incomparable technique, stylistic virtuosity and full-bodied tone were captured at their peak, without any trace of subsequent mannerisms. More…

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Contents

 Excerpt, Arne: Artaxerxes

Work length4:06
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  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano), Harry Dilley (trumpet)
  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
  • Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
  • Recorded: 1960-08-15
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

"The soldier tir'd of war's alarms"

Track length4:06
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Handel: Samson HWV 57 / Act 3

Work length5:56
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  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano), Harry Dilley (trumpet)
  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
  • Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
  • Recorded: 1960-08-15
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

"Let The Bright Seraphim"

Track length5:56
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Bellini: Norma (Act 1)

Work length12:47
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  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
  • Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
  • Recorded: 1960-08-15
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

"Sediziose voci...Casta Diva...Ah! bello a me ritorna"

Track length12:47
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Bellini: I Puritani / Act 1

Work length3:07
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  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden
  • Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
  • Recorded: 1960-08-15
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

"Son vergin vezzosa"

Track length3:07
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Rossini: Semiramide / Act 1

Work length6:40
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  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
  • Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
  • Recorded: 1960-08-15
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

"Bel raggio lusinghier"

Track length6:40
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Bellini: I Puritani / Act 2

Work length7:01
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  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden
  • Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
  • Recorded: 1960-08-15
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

"O rendetemi la speme...Qui la voce...Vien, diletto"

Track length7:01
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Bellini: La Sonnambula / Act 1

Work length8:25
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  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden
  • Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
  • Recorded: 1960-08-15
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

"Care compagne, e voi, tenere amici"

Track length8:25
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Gounod: Faust, CG 4 / Act 3

Work length4:42
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  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden
  • Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
  • Recorded: 1960-08-15
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

"O Dieu! que de bijoux...Ah! je ris de me voir"

Track length4:42
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Gounod: Roméo et Juliette, CG 9 / Act 1

Work length3:29
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  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden
  • Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
  • Recorded: 1960-08-15
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

"Ah, je veux vivre"

Track length3:29
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Verdi: Otello / Act 4

Work length8:05
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  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden
  • Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
  • Recorded: 1960-08-15
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

"Mia madre aveva una povera ancella...piangea cantando"

Track length8:05
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Mozart: Die Entführung aus dem Serail, K.384 / Act 2

Work length8:43
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  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden
  • Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
  • Recorded: 1960-08-15
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

"Martern aller Arten"

Track length8:43
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Verdi: La traviata / Act 1

Work length6:44
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  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden
  • Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
  • Recorded: 1960-08-15
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

"E strano!...Ah, fors'è lui...Sempre libera"

Track length6:44
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Thomas, Ambroise: Hamlet / Act 4

Work length8:50
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  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden
  • Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
  • Recorded: 1960-08-15
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

"A vos jeux, mes amis, permettez-moi"

Track length8:50
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Delibes: Lakmé / Act 2

Work length7:52
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  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden
  • Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
  • Recorded: 1960-08-15
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

"Où va la jeune Indoue" (Bell song)

Track length7:52
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Meyerbeer: Les Huguenots / Act 2

Work length5:44
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  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden
  • Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
  • Recorded: 1960-08-15
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

"O beau pays de la Touraine"

Track length5:44
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Verdi: Rigoletto / Act 1

Work length6:17
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  • Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
  • Francesco Molinari-Pradelli
  • Recorded: 1960-08-15
  • Recording Venue: Kingsway Hall, London

"Gualtier Maldè...Caro nome"

Track length6:17
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Joan Sutherland discusses her life and career with Jon Tolansky

Work length10:27
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  • Jon Tolansky (narrator), Dame Joan Sutherland (narrator)
  • Recorded: 2004

Donizetti: L'Eremitaggio di Liwerpool / Act 2

Work length6:52
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  • Richard Bonynge (piano), Jon Tolansky (narrator), Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1959-06-20
  • Recording Venue: London

Joan Sutherland discusses "L'Eremitaggio di Liwerpool"

Track length6:52
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Donizetti: Joan Sutherland discusses "Lucia di Lammermoor"

Work length9:01
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  • Jon Tolansky (narrator), Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • Paris Conservatoire Orchestra
  • Nello Santi

Verdi: Joan Sutherland discusses "La Traviata"

Work length7:06
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  • Jon Tolansky (narrator), Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • Maggio Musicale Fiorentino
  • Sir John Pritchard

Donizetti: Joan Sutherland discusses "La Fille du Régiment"

Work length6:04
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  • Luciano Pavarotti (tenor), Jon Tolansky (narrator), Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden
  • Richard Bonynge

Delibes: Joan Sutherland discusses "Lakmé"

Work length7:03
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  • Jon Tolansky (narrator), Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • L'Orchestre National de l'Opéra de Monte-Carlo
  • Richard Bonynge

Massenet: Joan Sutherland discusses "Esclarmonde"

Work length8:41
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  • Huguette Tourangeau (mezzo-soprano), Jon Tolansky (narrator), Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • National Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Richard Bonynge

Puccini: Joan Sutherland discusses "Suor Angelica"

Work length12:03
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  • Jon Tolansky (narrator), Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • National Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Richard Bonynge

Bellini: Joan Sutherland discusses "La Sonnambula"

Work length6:26
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  • Jon Tolansky (narrator), Dame Joan Sutherland (soprano)
  • National Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Richard Bonynge