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Opera Arias

Format:
Compact Disc (Audio)
No of Discs:
1
Availability:
Available
Release Date:
24-06-2016
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Label:
Barcode:
7033662013364
Packaging:
Digipak
Catalog Number:
PSC1336
Opera Arias
Opera Arias

Description

Simax Classics presents the long awaited debut solo release of Marita Sølberg. The artist behind this phenomenal expressive soprano voice seeks beauty, love and drama in her own life. She also brings this attitude uncompromisingly into her music making, enabling her to display both the beauty and lust, the darkness and frailty of the characters she portraits. Sølberg performs music she has already had great success with on stage. Her nuance of expression, art of phrasing and vocal excess generates attention around Marita wherever she performs - such as her recent debut at the Wiener Straatsoper in the role of Mimi. A guest with many opera houses around the world, Marita Sølberg was a member of the soloist ensemble at Stuttgart Opera until she became one of the Principal Artists of the Norwegian National Opera & Ballet in 2008. Many of her most critically acclaimed roles are gathered on this release, such as the Contessa in The Marriage of Figaro, which was hailed in an exceptional manner by the biggest national newspaper VG: "Marita Sølberg as the Contessa Almaviva is absolutely fantastic, her voice has such a wealth of nuance and fervency that she could make a stone moved. It remains an exceptional experience to hear a singer of her calibre." Personnel: Marita Sølberg (soprano), Norwegian Opera Orchestra, John Fiore (conductor)

Tracks

  1. Name
  2. Alfredo Catalani: Ebben? Ne andrò lontana - La Wally
  3. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Dove sono - Le nozze di Figaro
  4. Porgi amor - Le nozze di Figaro
  5. Charles Gounod: Ah! Je veux vivre - Roméo et Juliette
  6. Georges Bizet: Me voilà seule dans la nuit, Comme autrefois dans la nuit sombre - Les pêcheurs de perles
  7. Ruggero Leoncavallo: Qual fiamma avea - Pagliacci
  8. Giacomo Puccini: Signore, ascolta - Turandot
  9. Tu che di gel sei cinta - Turandot
  10. Sì, mi chiamano Mimì - La bohème
  11. Vincenzo Bellini: Oh! quante volte, oh! Volte - I Capuleti e i Montecchi
  12. Sergej Rachmaninov: O, ne riday moy, Paolo - Francesca da Rimini
  13. Antonín Dvovák: Mesícku na nebi hlubokém (Song to the Moon) - Rusalka
  14. Giuseppe Verdi: Ave Maria, piena di grazia - Otello
  15. Richard Strauss: Interlude - Die Liebe der Danae
  16. Wie umgibst du mich mit Frieden - Die Liebe der Danae
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