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The world's very best opera for kids-- in English! [sound recording].

Gál, Tamás, 1960- (Added Author). Dahl, Gregory. (Added Author). Stilwell, Jean, 1955- (Added Author). Monk, Allan. (Added Author). Budapesti MÁV Szimfonikus Zenekar. (Added Author).

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Pickering, Ont. : Chidren's Group, [2003]
  • Distributor: Franklin, Tenn : Distributed in Canada and the U.S. by Naxos of America.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Compact disc.
"14 best-loved arias the whole family will enjoy"--Container.
English adaptation by Daniel Libman.
Summaries of the operas with modern English translations of the libretti in container.
Formatted Contents Note:
The barber of Seville. Largo al factotum (Figaro) / Rossini (Gregory Dahl) (5:26) -- Carmen. Habañera / Bizet (Jean Stilwell) (4:16) -- The marriage of Figaro. Non più andrai / Mozart (Allan Monk) (4:03) -- The magic flute. Papageno's song / Mozart (Daniel Lichti, Suzie LeBlanc) (2:40) -- Carmen. Toréadors song / Bizet (Brian Banion) (5:39) -- La Bohème. Donde lieta usci / Puccini (Laura Whalen) (3:19) -- The magic flute. Der Hölle Rache (The Queen of the Night's aria) / Mozart (Aline Kutan) (3:13) -- Rigoletto. La donna è mobile / Verdi (Michael Schade) (2:17) -- Tales of Hoffman. The doll song (Les oiseaux dans la charmille) / Offenbach (Tracy Dahl) (5:10) -- Die Walküre. Ride of the Valkyries / Wagner (Natalie Choquette, Laura Whalen) (2:58) -- Marriage of Figaro. Voi, che sapete / Mozart (Erin Thrall) (2:44) -- Madame Butterfly. Un bel dì vedremo / Puccini (Natalie Choquette) (4:26) -- Xerxes. Ombra mai fù / Handel (Daniel Taylor) (2:49) -- Rigoletto. Caro nome / Verdi (Lambroula Maria Pappas) (7:00) -- Habañera (instrumental) (4:20) -- Non più andrai (instrumental) (4:03) -- Papageno's song (instrumental) (2:39) -- La donna è mobile (instrumental) -- Voi, che sapete (instrumental) (2:44).
Participant or Performer Note:
Various vocal soloists; Budapest Concert Orchestra MÁV; Tamás Gál, conductor.
Language Note:
All arias sung in English.
Subject: Operas > Excerpts > Juvenile sound recordings.
Operas > Juvenile excerpts.
Genre: Juvenile music.

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Macon County Public Library JCD WORLD'S (Text) 39493104009412 Juvenile Music Available -