Opera Without Words

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Opera Without Words



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1st Dec 2008




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Opera Without Words


Carmen: Prelude to Act I

Carmen: Entr'acte to Act III (Intermezzo)


Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances


Polonaise (from the opera Rusalka)


Ruslan & Lyudmila Overture


Faust - Ballet Music


Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo


Méditation (from Thaïs)


Le nozze di Figaro, K492: Overture

Nicolai, C O:

Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor overture


Can-Can (from Orpheus in the Underworld)

Barcarolle (from Les Contes d'Hoffmann )


Dance of the Hours (from La Gioconda)


Manon Lescaut - Intermezzo


Guillaume Tell Overture

La gazza ladra Overture

Il barbiere di Siviglia Overture


Polonaise (from Eugene Onegin, Op. 24)

Waltz from Eugene Onegin, Op. 24


La traviata: Prelude to Act 1


Lohengrin: Prelude to Act 3

Siegfried: Waldweben

Tannhäuser: Overture


Der Freischütz Overture

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The most famous overtures, preludes and interludes from the world’s greatest operas.

Georges Bizet: Carmen

Carmen: Prelude

Jules Massenet: Thais

Thais, Act II: Meditation

Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin, Op. 24 (orchestral excerpts)

Act III Scene 1: Polonaise

Act II Scene 1: Waltz

Amilcare Ponchielli: La Gioconda, Act III: Dance of the Hours

La Gioconda, Act III: Dance of the Hours

Richard Wagner: Lohengrin

Lohengrin, Act III: Prelude

Giuseppe Verdi: La traviata

La traviata, Act I: Prelude

Carl Maria von Weber: Der Freischutz, J. 277

Der Freischutz, J. 277: Overture

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K. 492

Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K. 492: Overture

Otto Nicolai: Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor (The Merry Wives of Windsor)

Die Lustigen Weiber von Windsor (The Merry Wives of Windsor): Overture

Charles-Francois Gounod: Faust, Act V: Ballet Music

Faust: Ballet music

Gioachino Rossini: Guillaume Tell (William Tell)

Guillaume Tell (William Tell): Overture

Jacques Offenbach: Orphee aux enfers (Orpheus in the Underworld)

Orphee aux enfers (Orpheus in the Underworld): Can-Can

Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana

Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo

Gioachino Rossini: La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie): Overture

La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie): Overture

Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka: Ruslan and Lyudmila, Op. 5: Overture

Ruslan and Lyudmilla: Overture

Georges Bizet: Carmen (orch)

Carmen, Act III: Prelude

Giacomo Puccini: Manon Lescaut, Act II: Intermezzo

Manon Lescaut: Intermezzo

Richard Wagner: Siegfried

Siegfried: Forest Murmers

Antonin Dvorak: Rusalka, Op. 114

Rusalka, Op. 114, Act II: Polonaise

Gioachino Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville)

Il Barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville): Overture

Richard Wagner: Tannhauser

Tannhauser: Overture

Alexander Porfir'yevich Borodin: Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances

Prince Igor, Act II: Polovtsian Dances

Jacques Offenbach: Les contes d'Hoffmann (The Tales of Hoffman), Act II: Belle nuit, o nuit d'amour, "Barcarolle" (arr. for orchestra)

Les Contes d'Hoffmann (Tales of Hoffmann): Barcarolle

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