Grand & Glorious: Great Operatic Choruses

Robert Shaw & Atlanta Symphony Orchestra And Chorus

Grand Glorious Great Operatic Choruses
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    1. Handel: Happy We! From Acis and Galatea 1:54
    2. Purcell: When I am Laid in Earth; With Drooping Wings, from Dido and Aeneas 7:13
    3. Moussorgsky: Zhivi i zdravstvui, Coronation Scene, from Boris Godunov 7:21
    4. Bizet: Les voici, from Carmen 4:11
    5. Beethoven: O welche Lust! Prisoners' Chorus, from Fidelio 8:00
    6. Wagner: Wach'auf! From Die Meistersing von Nurnburg 2:41
    7. Wagner: Bridal Chorus from Lohengrin 4:47
    8. Wagner: Begluckt darf nun dich, Pilgrims' Chorus, from Tannhauser 4:58
    9. Wagner: Freudig begrussen wir, Entrance of the Guests, from Tannhauser 6:58
    10. Verdi: Vedi! Le fosche notturne spoglie, Anvil Chorus, from II Trovatore 2:52
    11. Donizetti: Que interminable andirivieni! Servants' Chorus, from Don Pasquale 4:03
    12. Verdi: Zitti, Zitti, Conspiritors' Chorus, from Rigoletto 1:54
    13. Verdi: Va, Pensiero, Chorus of Hebrew Slaves, from Nabucco 5:11
    14. Mascagni: Regina Coeli, from Cavalleria Rusticana 6:17

"...there are many beautiful moments here...Telarc's sound is detailed and clear...Anyone who wants a souvenir of Shaw's choral career will want this disc." —American Record Guide

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