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Special offer. Meyerbeer: Vasco de Gama (original version of L'Africaine)

Guibee Yang (soprano), Martin Gabler (bass), Kouta Rasanen (bass), Rolf Broman (bass), Bernhard Berchtold (tenor), Anton Reimer (tenor), Pierre-Yves Pruvot (bass), Claudia Sorokina (soprano), Tiina Penttinen (mezzo-soprano), Thomas Frob (tenor), Thomas Seidel (tenor), Bjorn Werner (bass), Stefan...

The performance is excellent. The girlish tones of Guibee Yang's Ines make an effective contrast with Claudia Sorokina's rounder Selika. Bernhard Berchtold sounds suitably heroic as Vasco...Beermann,... More…

4 CDs

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Contents

Meyerbeer: L'Africaine

Work length4:14:51
$63.00
$81.65
  • Bernhard Berchtold, Thomas Frob, Anton Reimer, Tommaso Randazzo, Guibee Yang, Thomas Seidel, Martin Gäbler, Bjorn Werner, Pierre-Yves Pruvot, Kouta Räsänen, Rolf Broman, Stefan Kringel, Claudia Sorokina, Tiina Penttinen
  • Robert-Schumann-Philharmonie, Chor der Oper Chemnitz
  • Frank Beermann
  • Recorded: 4-7 February 2013
  • Recording Venue: The Chemnitz Opera, Chemnitz, Germany

Overture

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Act I: Scene and Romance: Anna, qu'entends-je (Ines)

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Act I: Scene, Trio and Recitative: Mon pere, par votre ordre (Ines, Don Diego, Don Pedro)

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Act I: Ensemble Piece and Finale: Dieu que le monde revere (Don Pedro, Don Diego, The Inquisitor, Chorus)

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Act I: J'ai vu, nobles seigneurs (Vasco, Don Alvar, The Inquisitor)

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Act I: Un mot encore (Vasco, The Inquisitor, Don Diego, Don Pedro, Chorus)

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Act I: Esclaves, approchez! (Don Pedro, Don Diego, Nelusko, Selika, Don Alvar)

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Act I: Mais parle donc (Vasco, Selika, Nelusko, Don Pedro)

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Act I: Il faut avec ardeur seconder sa vaillance! (Don Alvar, Don Diego, Chorus, The Inquisitor)

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Act I: Le conseil souverain (Don Pedro, Vasco, The Inquisitor, Chorus, Don Diego, Don Alvar)

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Act II: Entr'acte and Scene: Vogue, mon beau navire (Vasco, Selika)

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Act II: Slumber Aria: Sur mes genoux, fils du soleil (Selika, Vasco)

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Act II: Scene and Air: Nelusko! (Selika, Nelusko, Vasco)

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Act II: Recitative and Duet: Le maitre a-t-il faim? (Selika, Vasco)

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Act II: Finale (Septett): On nous l'avait bien dit! (Don Pedro, Vasco, Ines, Selika, Anna, Don Alvar, Nelusko)

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Act II: Marche conclu! (Don Pedro, Selika, Anna, Don Alvar, Nelusko, Vasco, Ines)

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Act III: Entr'acte

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Act III: Le rapide et leger navire (Companions of Ines)

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Act III: Quartet: Debout matelots (Sailors)

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Act III: Prayer of the Sailors: O grand Saint Dominique (Sailors, Ines, Anna, Companions of Ines)

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Act III: Call to the Morning Meal and Drinking Round: Il faut du vin au matelot (A Sailor, Sailors, Ines)

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Act III: Scene and Recitative: Ah! c'est vous Don Alvar? (Don Pedro, Don Alvar, Sailors, Nelusko)

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Act III: Hola! matelots, le vent change! (Nelusko, Don Alvar, Don Pedro, Chorus)

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Act III: Ballade: Tralalala! Ecoutez! (Nelusko, Sailors, Don Pedro)

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Act III: Scene and Duet: Un navire, portant pavillon portugais (A Sailor, Nelusko, Don Alvar, Vasco, Don Pedro, Sailors)

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Act III: Recitative, Septet, and Final Scene: Au mat du vaisseau qu'on l'attache (Don Pedro, Vasco, Selika, Ines, Nelusko, Chorus, Anna, Don Alvar)

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Act III: Scene: Qu'on l'entraine a l'instant au fond de ce vaisseau! (Don Pedro, Don Alvar, Ines, Selika, Nelusko)

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Act III: Duet: Ah! s'il ne fallait que donner ma vie (Nelusko, Selika, Don Pedro)

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Act III: A moi, fils de Shiva! (Nelusko, Indians)

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Act IV: Entre'acte and Indian March

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Act IV: Nous jurons par Brama, par Vishnou, par Shiva (The Grand Priest of Brahma, Indians, Nelusko, Selika, A Priest, Sacrificers)

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Act IV: Aria: O ciel! que vois-je? (Vasco, Indians)

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Act IV: Arretez! (Selika, Vasco, Nelusko, The Grand Priest of Brahma, Indians)

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Act IV: Cavatina: L'avoir tant adoree! (Nelusko, Indians, Selika, Vasco, The Grand Priest of Brahma)

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Act IV: Finale: Brahma! (The Grand Priest of Brahma, Indians, Selika, Vasco)

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Act IV: Duet: L'hymen que ton salut me force de souscrire (Selika, Vasco, The Grand Priest of Brahma, Indians)

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Act IV: Finale: Triple divinite, redoutable au parjure (The Grand Priest of Brahma, Indians, Selika, Ines, Portuguese Women)

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Act V: Entr'acte, Recitative and Aria: La-bas, sous l'arbre noir (Ines)

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Act V: Aria of Ines: Fleurs nouvelles, arbres nouveaux (Ines)

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Act V: Scene: Ne m'abuse-je pas? (Ines, Vasco, Selika)

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Act V: Duet: Avant que ma vengeance ordonne ton supplice (Selika, Ines, Nelusko)

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Act V: Scene and Aria of Selika: D'ici je vois la mer immense et sans limite (Selika, Chorus)

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Act V: Recitave and Aria of Selika: Vasco! te voila donc! (Selika)

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Act V: C'est ici le sejour (Chorus of the Breezes, Selika)

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Act V: Final Scene

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