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Summer Opera Sale - up to 60% off
Until 24th August 2020, we're offering up to 60% off over 4,500 opera CDs, SACDs, DVDs and Blu-rays.
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Mattiwilda Dobbs (Constanza), Nicolai Gedda (Belmonte), Jenifer Eddy (Blonda), John Fryatt (Pedrillo), Noel Mangin (Osmin), David Kelsey (Pasha Selim)
Ambrosian Singers, The Bath Festival Orchestra, Yehudi Menuhin
Menuhin's set of The Abduction from the Seraglio in English makes the performance sparkle from first to last, favouring brisk, well-lifted Allegros, so that the fun of the piece comes over vividly...[the... — More…
2 CDs($19.25) $16.50
Gabriel Bacquier (Guillaume Tell), Montserrat Caballé (Mathilde), Nicolai Gedda (Arnaud), Jocelyne Taillon (Hedwige), Mady Mesplé (Jemmy), Gwynne Howell (Melchtal), Louis Hendriks (Gesler), Kolos Kovacs (Walter Furst)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Lamberto Gardelli
vividly conducted by Lamberto Gardelli, with Montserrat Caballé, Nicolai Gedda and Gabriel Bacquier all supplying the vocal goods. — More…
4 CDs($27.25) $13.75
Beverly Sills (Gilda), Alfredo Kraus (Il Duca di Mantova), Sherrill Milnes (Rigoletto), Samuel Ramey (Sparafucile/Il Conte di Monterone), Mignon Dunn (Maddalena), Dennis O’neill (Borsa), John Rawnsley (Marullo), Malcolm King (Il Conte di Ceprano), Ann Murray (Giovanna) & Sally Burgess (La Contessa...
Sherrill Milnes is a solid interpreter of the title-role, partnered by Beverly Sills’s bright-toned Gilda and alfredo Kraus’s elegant Duke, with conductor Julius Rudel demonstrating good dramatic... — More…
2 CDs($14.75) $10.25
Montserrat Caballé (Manon Lescaut), Plácido Domingo (Chevalier Des Grieux), Noel Mangin (Geronte de Ravoir), Vicente Sardinero (Lescaut), Robert Tear (Edmondo), Richard Van Allan (The Innkeeper), Bernard Dickerson (The Dancing Master), Delia Wallis (A Singer), Robert Lloyd (Sargeant of the Royal Archers),...
The New Philharmonia Orchestra sparkles and shimmers under the baton of Bruno Bartoletti in this recording with Montserrat Caballé in the title role. She treats us to some of the most expressive... — More…
2 CDs($17.00) $10.25
Neilson Taylor (Sir Roderick Venom), Alan Dudley (Sir William Rowlocks), Vernon Midgley (Jolly Roger), Leslie Fyson (Bold Ben Blister), Gordon Faith (The Bloody Pirate), Marietta Midgley (Amelia), Helen Landis (Miss Flora Pott), Patricia Whitmore (Prudence Wary)
The Ambrosian Singers &...
The exotically spiced, generous melodies of the ‘Sunset’ duet for Roger and his faithful beloved Amelia are well served by the brother-and-sister team of Maryetta and Vernon Midgley. Alan Dudley’s... — More…
2 CDs($15.00) $12.00
Joan Sutherland (Adina), Luciano Pavarotti (Nemorino), Dominic Cossa (Belcore), Spiro Malas (Dulcamara), Maria Casula (Giannetta)
English Chamber Orchestra & Ambrosian Opera Chorus, Richard Bonynge
Bonynge leads a team ... which not only conveys jollity but which sings and plays as though full opera house applause is to be expected a the end of each number ... The ECO playing ... has a... — More…
2 CDs($19.25) $15.50
Kathleen Battle (Semele), Marilyn Horne (Juno/Ino), Samuel Ramey (Cadmus/Somnus), John Aler (Jupiter), Michael Chance (Athamas), Neil Mackie (Apollo), Sylvia McNair (Iris)
Ambrosian Opera Chorus, English Chamber Orchestra, John Nelson
[The recording] turns away from current fashion in using modern rather than period instruments, but the balance of advantage is in its favour. Nelson's performance is briskly paced, with rhythms... — More…
3 CDs($45.75) $32.00
Sherrill Milnes (Macbeth), Fiorenza Cossotto (Lady Macbeth), Jose Carreras (Macduff), Ruggero Raimondi (Banco), Giuliano Bernardi (Malcolm), Maria Borgato (Dama), Carlo Del Bosco (Medico)
Ambrosian Opera Chorus, New Philharmonia Orchestra, Riccardo Muti
2 CDs($14.75) $10.25