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Favorite Operas

Postby Philip Daniel » 06 Sep 2004, 12:47

What are your favorite operas and/or music dramas?
My favorites, in chronological order, are:
Lully: Amadis
Alessandro Scarlatti: La Griselda
Rameau: Hippolyte et Aricie
Handel: Giulio Cesar in Egitto
Hasse: Cleofide
Pergolesi: La Serva Padrona
Gluck: Paride e Elena, Alceste, Iphigenia in Aulis, Iphigenia in Tauris, Echo et Narcisse
Mozart: All Operas :wink:
Salieri: Falstaff
Paisello: La Molinara
von Winter: Maometto
Spohr: Zemire und Azor
Rossini: Tancredi, Semiramide, La gazza ladra, La Cenerentola, La donna del lago, Guillaume Tell
Bellini: I Capuletti ed I Montecchi, Norma, La Sonnambula, I Puritani
Verdi: Otello, Falstaff
As you can see, I'm a great "fan" of bel canto opera :mrgreen::wink:.
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Postby TheRach » 06 Sep 2004, 13:18

I find it disgraceful that there are 12 views and no replies.
I like the Magic Flute.
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Postby Chozart » 06 Sep 2004, 13:28

yeah Magic Flute is good :D

Of course, Le Nozze di Figaro & Don Giovanni :mrgreen:

btw - any1 have a rec of Così fan Tutte?
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Postby Scriabinist » 06 Sep 2004, 14:46

Korngold: Die Tote stadt
Mozart: Don Giovanni
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Postby beethoven » 07 Sep 2004, 09:01

Beethoven: Fidelio

Mozart: Nearly all of them

Verdi: Falstaff
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Postby LaPianistaLoca » 14 Oct 2004, 15:37

Rossini: Tancredi
Mozart: All operas
Verdi: Falstaff

others will come to mind later . . .
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Postby Chozart » 14 Oct 2004, 19:35

8)alright.. mah man's among da lead
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Postby aMaDeUs » 02 Feb 2005, 16:42

mozart's,wagner's and some of the verdi operas(falstaff, otello, traviata)
from mozart(all) mozart is the greatest
from wagner(espesially tristan und isolde, meistersinger von nurnberg, gottedammerung...)
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