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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).
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  • 4 of 4 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hussey-Mayfield Memorial Branch MUSIC CD j OPERA WORLD'S (Text) 33946001532899 Audio Visual - 1st Floor Available -
Lebanon Public Library - Lebanon Y BAG CD 782.1 WOR (Text) 34330511878085 Juvenile - Audio Visual Materials Available -
Peabody Public Library - Columbia City CLAS CD-1976 VARIOUS (Text) 30403001334747 Music CDs - Classical Available -
Seymour Main Library JUV CD CLASSICAL WORLD'S VERY BEST OPERAS FOR KIDS (Text) 37500003358476 Kids CDs Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1894502671 (CD, booklet, and teacher's guide)
  • ISBN: 1894502523
  • Physical Description: 1 sound disc (ca. 72 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book.
  • Publisher: Pickering, Ont. : Children's Group, p2003.

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 > Excerpts.
Books on tape./2local

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