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50 Best Soprano Arias

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Gounod: Ah! Je veux vivre dans ce rêve (from Roméo et Juliette)

3:53
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  • Choeurs et Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Paris, Orchestre Et Choeurs Du Theatre National
  • Jean-Pierre Marty
  • Mady Mesplé (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1968-07-04
  • Recording Venue: 30 June & 1,3,4 July 1968. Salle Wagram, Paris

Gounod: Faust (2003 Digital Remaster), Act III, Scene 6: Un bouquet!...O Dieu! Que de bijoux (Jewel Song ) (Marguerite)

5:11
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  • Orchestre du Théâtre National de l'Opéra de Paris
  • André Cluytens
  • Victoria de los Angeles/Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Paris/André Cluytens, Victoria de los Angeles (soprano)
  • Recorded: 2003-12-31
  • Recording Venue: 23 September - 9 October 1958 / Salle de la Mutualité, Paris

Meyerbeer: Nobles seigneurs, salut! (from Les Huguenots)

4:18
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  • Munich Radio Orchestra
  • Gustav Kuhn
  • Edita Gruberova (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1981-03-30
  • Recording Venue: 26-27, 29-30 May 1981/Studio 1, Bayerischer Rundfunk, Münschen

Meyerbeer: Dieu! Comme cette nuit est lente...Ombre légère (from Dinorah)

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  • Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse
  • Michel Plasson
  • June Anderson - Orchestre Du Capitole De Toulouse - Michel Plasson, June Anderson (lead vocals)
  • Recorded: 1989-01-01

Bizet: Carmen (2000 Digital Remaster)

9:31
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  • Maîtrise de la Radiodiffusion-Télévision française, Choeurs de la Radiodiffusion-Télévision française, Les Petits Chanteurs de Versailles, Orchestre National de la Radiodiffusion-Télévision française
  • Sir Thomas Beecham
  • Orchestre National de la Radiodiffusion Française, Victoria de los Angeles (soprano), René Alix (director), Monique Linval (soprano), Denise Monteil (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1959-09-06
  • Recording Venue: 4-10 June 1958 & 1-6 September 1959 / Salle Wagram, Paris

Récit & Habanera: Quand je vous aimerai?...L'amour est un oiseau rebelle

4:35
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Chanson bohème: Les tringles des sistres tintalent

4:56
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Bizet: Carmen (1968 Digital Remaster): C'est des contrebandiers ... Je dis que rien ne m'épouvante (Act 3)

5:57
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  • Teatro alla Scala
  • Antonino Votto
  • Mirella Freni (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1959-09-06
  • Recording Venue: 4-10 June 1958 & 1-6 September 1959 / Salle Wagram, Paris

 Excerpt, Massenet: Manon

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  • Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse, Munich Radio Orchestra
  • Alberto Zedda, Michel Plasson, Wolff
  • June Anderson (lead vocals), Fiamma Izzo D'Amico (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1987-07-05
  • Recording Venue: 2-5 JULY 1987. MUNICH

Allons! Il le faut...Adieu, notre petite table

3:57
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Suis-je gentille ainsi? ... Je marche sur tous les chemins

3:04
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Massenet: Obeissons Quand Leur Voix Appellemanon Act3

3:13
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  • Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse
  • Michel Plasson
  • June Anderson - Orchestre Du Capitole De Toulouse - Michel Plasson, June Anderson (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1989-01-01

Massenet: Werther Act III: Werther! Werther!...Ces letters

6:13
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  • Orchestre de Paris, Brad Smith
  • Georges Prêtre
  • Victoria de los Angeles (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1969-06-12
  • Recording Venue: 6-7, 9-14, 16 September 1968 & 10-12 June 1969 / Salle Wagram, Paris

Massenet: Le Cid: De cet affreux combat.....Pleurez mes yeux

5:33
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  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Orch.Of Royal Opera House Covent Garden
  • Jeffrey Tate
  • Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano), Ian Herbert (clarinet)
  • Recorded: 1988-11-13
  • Recording Venue: 5-6, 8-9, 11 & 13 November 1988/ No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London
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Offenbach: Les Contes d'Hoffmann, '(The) Tales of Hoffmann' (1993 Digital Remaster), PROLOGUE: Les oiseaux dans la charmille (Doll's Song)

5:50
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  • Choeurs et Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Paris, Orchestre Et Choeurs Du Theatre National
  • Jean-Pierre Marty
  • Mady Mesplé (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1968-07-04
  • Recording Venue: 30 June & 1,3,4th July 1968. Salle Wagram, Paris

Thomas, Ambroise: Mignon (1997 Digital Remaster): Ah, pour ce soir...Je suis Titania (Polonaise)

5:14
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  • Orchestre National de la Radiodiffusion Française, Orchestra National de la Radiodiffusion Francaise
  • Georges Prêtre
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1961-04-05
  • Recording Venue: 28 March-5 April 1961, Salle Wagram, Paris

Charpentier, G: Depuis le jour (from Louise)

5:03
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  • Royal Opera House Covent Garden
  • Jeffrey Tate
  • Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1988-11-13
  • Recording Venue: 5, 6, 8, 9, 11 & 13 November 1988. No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Bellini: Casta Diva (from Norma)

5:35
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  • Teatro alla Scala
  • Tullio Serafin
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1960-09-12
  • Recording Venue: 5-12 September 1960, La Scala Milan

Bellini: La Sonnambula, Act 1: Come per me sereno

2:41
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  • Munich Radio Orchestra
  • Kurt Eichorn
  • Edita Gruberova (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1984-11-21
  • Recording Venue: 18-21 November 1984 / Studio 1, Bayerischer Rundfunk, München

Donizetti: Spargi d'amaro pianto (from Lucia di Lammermoor)

4:04
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  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Sir Colin Davis
  • Anna Moffo (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1959-12-06
  • Recording Venue: 2, 4 & 6 December 1959, No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

Rossini: Il Barbiere di Siviglia (1996 Digital Remaster): Una voce poco fà (Rosina)

5:49
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  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • James Levine
  • Beverly Sills (soprano), John Constable (organ)
  • Recorded: 1975-05-14
  • Recording Venue: 16-28 August 1974 & 14 May 1975 / All Saints' Church, Tooting Graveney, London

Puccini: In quelle trine morbide (from Manon Lescaut)

2:51
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  • London Symphony Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra conducted by Julius Rudel with Alfredo Kraus
  • Julius Rudel
  • Ruth Ann Swenson (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1998-09-16
  • Recording Venue: Recorded 8, 9, 11-13, 16 September 1998. No. 1 Studio - Abbey Road.

Puccini: Manon Lescaut (2005 Digital Remaster): Sola, perduta, abbandonata

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  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Anton Guadagno
  • Ghena Dimitrova (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1998-09-16
  • Recording Venue: Recorded 8, 9, 11-13, 16 September 1998. No. 1 Studio - Abbey Road.

Puccini: Si, mi chiamano Mimi (from La Bohème)

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  • Teatro dell'Opera, Roma
  • Thomas Schippers
  • Nicolai Gedda (tenor), Mirella Freni (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1962-09-24
  • Recording Venue: 24-26 Sep, 1962 and 27 July - 1 Aug 1963. Opera House, Rome

Puccini: La Bohème (2005 Digital Remaster): Quando m'en vo' soletta (Act 2)

2:32
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  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Anton Guadagno
  • Ghena Dimitrova (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1985-09-11
  • Recording Venue: 9-11 September 1985 / No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London.

Puccini: La Bohème (2002 Digital Remaster), ACT 3: Donde lieta uscì (Mimì's Farewell)

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  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Charles Mackerras
  • Montserrat Caballé (soprano)
  • Recorded: 2002-12-31
  • Recording Venue: 8 & 10 Apirl 1970/Kingsway Hall, London

Puccini: Vissi d'arte (from Tosca)

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  • Paris Conservatoire Orchestra
  • Georges Prêtre
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1965-01-01
  • Recording Venue: Dec 1964/January 1965, Salle Wagram, PAris

Puccini: Un bel di vedremo (from Madama Butterfly)

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  • Teatro dell'Opera, Roma
  • Sir John Barbirolli
  • Renata Scotto (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1966-08-27
  • Recording Venue: 16,17,20-22,24-27 August 1966. Teatro dell'Opera, Roma

Puccini: Chi il bel sogno di Doretta (from La Rondine)

3:10
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  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Charles Mackerras
  • Montserrat Caballé (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1970-04-08
  • Recording Venue: 8 April 1970 / Kingsway Hall, London

Puccini: O mio babbino caro (from Gianni Schicchi)

2:28
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  • Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France
  • Paavo Järvi
  • Barbara Hendricks (soprano)
  • Recorded: 2003-06-05
  • Recording Venue: 16-21 December 2002 & 2-5 June 2003 Auditorium Olivier Messaian, radio France, Paris.

Puccini: Signore, ascolta! (from Turandot)

2:46
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  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Julius Rudel
  • Ruth Ann Swenson (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1998-09-16
  • Recording Venue: Recorded 8, 9, 11-13, 16 September 1998. No. 1 Studio - Abbey Road.

Puccini: Turandot (2005 Digital Remaster): In questa Reggia

6:00
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  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Anton Guadagno
  • Ghena Dimitrova (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1998-09-16
  • Recording Venue: Recorded 8, 9, 11-13, 16 September 1998. No. 1 Studio - Abbey Road.

Puccini: Turandot (2002 Digital Remaster): Tu che di gel sei cincta

2:32
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  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Charles Mackerras
  • Montserrat Caballé (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1998-09-16
  • Recording Venue: Recorded 8, 9, 11-13, 16 September 1998. No. 1 Studio - Abbey Road.

Catalani: Ebben? Ne andrò lontana (from La Wally)

4:25
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  • Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France
  • Paavo Järvi
  • Barbara Hendricks (soprano)
  • Recorded: 2003-06-05
  • Recording Venue: 2-5 June 2003. Auditorium Olivier Messiaen, Maison de Radio France, Paris.

Giordano, U: La mamma morta (from Andrea Chénier)

4:48
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  • Munich Radio Orchestra
  • Lamberto Gardelli
  • Ghena Dimitrova (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1984-02-22
  • Recording Venue: Munich 22-24, 29 Feb 1984

Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana (1987 Digital Remaster): Voi lo sapete, o mamma (Santuzza / Mamma Lucia)

4:04
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  • John McCarthy, Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Riccardo Muti
  • Astrid Varnay (soprano), Montserrat Caballé (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1979-08-07
  • Recording Venue: 2-7 August 1979, Watford Town Hall, and St Augustine's, Kilburn (off-stage chorus with organ) London

Verdi: Ernani: Surta è la notte...Ernani! Ernani, involami

6:08
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  • Munich Radio Orchestra
  • Alberto Zedda
  • Fiamma Izzo D'Amico (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1987-07-05
  • Recording Venue: 2-5 JULY 1987 MUNICH

Verdi: Attila: Prologue

5:32
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  • Teatro alla Scala, Teatro alla Scala
  • Riccardo Muti
  • Ernesto Gavazzi (tenor), Giorgio Surian (bass-baritone), Samuel Ramey (bass), Steve Hogarth (bass), Cheryl Studer (soprano), Giorgio Zancanaro (bass-baritone), Neil Shicoff (tenor)
  • Recorded: 1989-07-01
  • Recording Venue: June & July 1989, Abanella, Milan

Allor che i forti corrono

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Da te questo or m'è concesso

2:47
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Verdi: I Lombardi (2005 Digital Remaster): Salve Maria (Act I)

3:30
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  • Munich Radio Orchestra
  • Lamberto Gardelli
  • Ghena Dimitrova (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1984-02-29
  • Recording Venue: 22-24 & 29 February 1984 / Bavarian Radio Music Studios, Munich

Verdi: Caro nome (from Rigoletto)

6:44
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  • Coro del Teatro dell'Opera di Roma
  • Francesco Molinari Pradelli
  • Franco Ricciardi (tenor), Coro del Teatro dell'Opera, Roma, Reri Grist (soprano), Teatro dell'Opera, Roma, Alfredo Giacomotti (bass), Benito di Bella (bass-baritone)
  • Recorded: 1988-01-01
  • Recording Venue: July 1967, Rome Opera House

Verdi: D'amor sull'ali rosee (from Il Trovatore)

4:44
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  • Berliner Philharmoniker
  • Herbert von Karajan
  • Leontyne Price (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1977-09-27
  • Recording Venue: 20-22,26 & 27 September 1977. Philharmonie, Berlin

 Excerpt, Verdi: La Traviata

11:02
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  • Philharmonia Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Colin Davis, Myung-Whun Chung
  • Anna Moffo (soprano), Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1959-12-01
  • Recording Venue: 2, 4 & 6 December 1959, No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London

È strano! È strano!...Ah, fors` è lui

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Follie! Follie!...Sempre libera

2:54
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Attendo, attendo...Addio del passato (Act III)

3:49
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Verdi: Mercè, dilette amiche 'Bolero' (from I Vespri Siciliani)

4:25
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  • Riccardo Muti
  • Teatro alla Scala, Cheryl Studer (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1990-01-01
  • Recording Venue: 7-23 December 1989 & January 1990, 'live' at Teatro alla Scala, Milano

Verdi: Pace, pace mio Dio! (from La forza del destino)

5:11
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  • Teatro alla Scala
  • Riccardo Muti
  • Mirella Freni (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1986-07-31
  • Recording Venue: 6-15 July 1986 / 'live' in the Teatro all Scala, Milan

Verdi: Macbeth (2007 - Remaster), Act II, Scene 1: La luce langue (Lady Macbeth)

4:11
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  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Nicola Rescigno
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1958-09-24
  • Recording Venue: 19-21 & 24 September 1958, No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road Studios, London.

Verdi: Don Carlos, Act II, Deuxième Tableau: O ma chère compagne (Elisabeth / Choeur / Rodrigue / Philippe)

4:26
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  • Orchestre de Paris, Choeur du Théâtre du Châtelet
  • Antonio Pappano
  • Karita Mattila (soprano), Thomas Hampson (baritone), José van Dam (bass-baritone)
  • Recorded: 1996-03-16
  • Recording Venue: 10,13 & 16 March 1996 / 'live' at Théâtre du Châtelet, Paris

Verdi: Ritorna vincitor! (from Aida)

7:05
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  • Paris Conservatoire Orchestra
  • Nicola Rescigno
  • Maria Callas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1964-04-22
  • Recording Venue: 22 April 1964: Salle Wagram, Paris

Verdi: Qui Radamès verrà!... O patria mia (from Aida)

6:58
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  • New Philharmonia Orchestra, Royal Military School Of Music Band, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus, Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus, Band of the Royal Military School of Music, Kneller Hall
  • Riccardo Muti
  • Luigi Roni (bass), Nicola Martinucci (vocals), Nicolai Ghiaurov (bass), Montserrat Caballé (soprano), Plácido Domingo (tenor), Fiorenza Cossotto (mezzo-soprano), Piero Cappuccilli (bass-baritone), Esther Casas (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1974-07-11
  • Recording Venue: 2-9 & 11 July 1974 / Walthamstow Assembly Hall, London

Verdi: Ave Maria (from Otello)

5:16
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  • Teatro alla Scala
  • Lorin Maazel
  • Katia Ricciarelli (soprano)
  • Recorded: 1985-07-02
  • Recording Venue: 29 June-2 July 1985, Conservatorio di Milano
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