Great Opera Choruses & Overtures(CD)
A superb selection of the very best operatic choruses from some of the most thrilling productions of all time. Featuring stunning arrangements by such greats as Slatkin ; Gerhardt these classic recordings will thrill, engage and soothe in turn. This wonderful CD has track after track of musical and vocal perfection. There is nothing so stirring as the sound of a full opera chorus in flight, and this album has them all: the true splendour of the Triumphal March from Aida, the aching nostalgia of The Chorus Of The Hebrew slaves in Verdi's Nabucco, the ominous fragility of the Humming Chorus in Puccini's Madame Butterfly to the dignity of the Pilgrims March in Wagner's Tannh?auser and so many more. All your very favourite choruses from the greatest operas of all time, sung to perfection and played with passion.