181. Elektra (1909) / by Strauss, Richard, Publication: . 2 audiodiscs (151 min.) , Conductor: Sir Thomas Beecham. | Principal Singers: Elisabeth Hongen: Klytamnestra; Erna Schulter: Elektra; Ljuba Welitsch: Chrysothemis; Walter Widdop: Aegish; Paul Schoffler: Orest; Ernest Urbach: Der Pfleger des Orest; Mildred Watson: Die Vertraute; Gwladys Garside: Die Schlepptragerin. | Music Ensemble: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and BBC Chorus. | Venue: Registrazione dal Vivo, London, 1947. | CD Label: Myto Records. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
182. Madama Butterfly (1904) / by Puccini, Giacomo, Publication: . 2 audiodiscs (135 min.) , Conductor: Rusland Raichev. | Principal singers: Anna Tomowa-Sintow: Butterfly; Giacomo Aragall: B.F. Pinkerton; Alberto Rinaldi: Sharpless; Stefka Mineva: Suzuki; Lidia Gocheva: Kate Pinkerton; Angel Petkov: Goro; Lyubomir Bodourov: Yamadori; Nikolai Stoilov: Bonzo. | Music ensemble: Sofia National Opera Chorus and Orchestra. | Venue: Bulgaria Hall, Sofia, January 1987. | CD label: Capriccio. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
183. The Gambler / by Prokofiev, Serge, Publication: . 2 audiodiscs (115 min.) , Conductor: Valery Gergiev. | Principal singers: Sergei Alexashkin: General; Liubov Kazarnovskaya: Paulina; Vladamir Galuzin: Aleksey; Elena Obraztsova: Babulenka; Nikolai Gassiev: Marquis; Valery Lebed: Mr. Astley; Marianna Tarassova: Blanche; Victor Vikhrov: Prince Nilsky. | Music ensemble: Kirov Chorus and Orchestra, St. Petersburg. | Venue: Mariinsky Theatre, St. Petersburg. | CD label: Phillips. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
184. Einstein on the Beach (1976) / by Glass, Philip, Publication: . 3 audiodiscs (201 min.) , Conductor: Michael Riesman. | Principal Singers: Lucinda Childs: Spoken Text Speaker; Samuel M. Johnson: Spoken Text Speaker; Christopher Knowles: Spoken Text Speaker; Jon Gibson: Soprano Saxophone, Flute; Martin Goldray: Keyboards; Kurt Munkacsi: sound Design; Richard Peck: Alto and Tenor Saxophones, Flute; Michael Riesman: Musical Director, Keyboards. | Music Ensemble: The Philip Glass Ensemble. | Venue: The Looking Glass Studios, New York, January-June, 1993. | Cd Label: Elektra Nonesuch. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
185. Orfeo ed Euridice (1762) / by Gluck, Christoph Willibald, Publication: . 2 audiodiscs (89 min.) , Conductor: John Eliot Gardiner. | Principal Singers: Slyvia McNair: Euridice; Derek Lee Ragin: Orfeo; Cyndia Sieden: Amore. | Music Ensemble: Monteverdi Choir; English Baroque Soloists. | Venue: Henry Wood Hall, London, May, 1991. | Cd Label: Philips Classics. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
186. Andrea Chenier (1896) / by Giordano, Umberto, Publication: . 2 audiodiscs (115 min.) , Conductor: Gabriele Santini. | Principal Singers: Franco Corelli: Andrea Chenier; Mario Sereni: Carlo Gerard; Antonietta Stella: Maddalena di Coigny; Stafania Malagu: Bersi; Luciana Moneta: La Contessa di Coigny; Anna di Stasio: Madelon; Giuseppe Modesti: Roucher; Dino Mantovani: Pietro Fleville. | Music Ensemble: Orchestra e Coro del Teatro dell'Opera di Roma. | Venue: Hayes Middlesex, England, 1964. | CD Label: EMI Records Ltd. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
187. La Boheme by Puccini, Giacomo Publication: . 2 audiodiscs (101 min.) , Conductor: James Conlan. | Principal singers: Barbara Hendricks: Mimi, Jose Carreras: Rodolfo, Gino Quilico: Marcello, Angela Maria Blasi: Musetta, Richard Cowan: Schaunard, Francesco Ellero d'Artegna: Colline, Federico Davia: Benoit & Alcindoro, Michel Senechal: Parpignol. | Music ensemble: Orchestre National de France. | Venue/date: Grand Auditorium, Radio France, Paris, May 1987. | CD label: Erato. | Choeur et Maitrise de Radio France provides choral accompaniment. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
188. Lucia di Lammermoor (1835) / by Donizetti, Gaetano, Publication: . 2 audiodiscs (138 min.) , Conductor: Ion Marin. | Principal Singers: Juan Pons: Enrico; Cheryl Studer: Lucia; Placido Domingo: Edgardo; Fernando De La Mora: Arturo; Samuel Ramey: Raimondo; Jennifer Larmore: Alisa; Anthony Laciura: Normanno. | Music Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra; Ambrosian Opera Chorus. | Venue: St. John's Cathedral, London, August, 1990. | CD Label: Deutsche Grammophon. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
189. La Boheme by Puccini, Giacomo Publication: . 2 audiodiscs (106 min.) , Conductor: Antonino Votto. | Principal singers: Maria Callas: Mimi, Giuseppe Di Stefano: Rodolfo, Rolando Panerai: Marcello, Manuel Spatafora: Schaunard, Nicola Zaccaria: Colline, Anna Moffo: Musetta, Carlo Badioli: Benoit & Alcindoro, Franco Ricciardi: Parpignol. | Music ensemble: Orchestra e Coro del Teatro alla Scala, Milano. | Venue/date: La Scala, Milan, 1957. | CD label: EMI. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
190. Faust (1859) / by Gounod, Charles, Publication: . 3 audiodiscs (193 min.) , Conductor: Sir Colin Davis. | Principal Singers: Kiri Te Kanawa: Marguerite; Francisco Araiza: Faust; Evgeny Nesterenko: Mephistopheles; Andreas Schmidt: Valentin; Pamela Coburn: Siebel; Marjana Lipovsek: Marthe; Gilles Cachemaille: Wagner. | Music Ensemble: Symphonie Orchester and Chor Des Bayerischen Rundfunks. | Venue: Herkulessaal, Munchen, February, 1986. | CD Label: Philips Classics. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
191. Porgy and Bess by Gershwin, George Publication: . 1 audiodisc (49 min.) , Conductor: Alexander Smallens. | Principal singers: Anne Brown: Bess, Todd Duncan: Porgy, Edward Matthews: Jake, Helen Dowdy: Lily, Avon Long, Harriet Jackson. | Music ensemble: Decca Symphony Orchestra. | Venue/date: May 1940 and May 1942. | The Eva Jessye Choir provides accompaniment. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
192. Fidelio (1805) / by Beethoven, Ludwig Van, Publication: . 2 audiodiscs (133 min.) , Conductor: Bernard Haitink. | Pricipal Singers: Andreas Schmidt: Don Fernando; Ekkehard Wlaschiha: Don Pizarro; Reiner Goldberg: Florestan; Jessye Norman: Leonore; Kurt Moll: Rocco; Pamela Coburn: Marzelline; Hans Peter Blochwitz: Jaquino; Wolfgang Millgramm: Erster Gefangener. | Music Ensemble: Staatsopernchor Dresden; Staatskapelle Dresden. | Venue: Studio Lukaskirche, Dresden, November, 1989. | CD Label: Philips Classics. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
193. Norma (1831) / by Bellini, Vincenzo, Publication: . 2 audiodiscs (146 min.) , Conductor: Georges Pretre. | Principal Singers: Maria Callas: Norma; Giulietta Simionato (May 17): Adalgisa; Fiorenza Cossotto (May 21 & 29): Adalgisa; Gianfranco Cecchele: Pollione; Ivo Vinco: Oroveso; Marie-Luce Bellary: Clotilde. | Music Ensemble: Choeurs et Orchestre du Theatre National de L'Opera de Paris. | Venue: Theatre National de L'Opera de Paris, Paris, May 17, 21, & 29, 1965. | CD Label: Gala. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
194. Linda di Chamounix (1842) / by Donizetti, Gaetano, Publication: . 2 audiodiscs (155 min.) , Conductor: Tullio Serafin. | Principal Singers: Antonietta Stella: Linda; Renato Capecchi: Il Marches di Boisfleury; Cesare Valleti: Carlo; Giuseppe Modesti: Il Prefetto; Giuseppe Taddei: Antonio; Fedora Barbieri: Pieretto; Piero De Palma: L'Intendente; Rina Corsi: Maddalena; | Music Ensemble: Orchestra e Coro del Teatro San Carlo di Napoli. | Venue / Date: Teatro San Carlo di Napoli, 1956. | CD Label: Enterprise. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
195. Il Pirata (1827) / by Bellini, Vincenzo, Publication: . 2 audiodiscs (144 min.) , Conductor: Marcello Viotti. | Principal Singers: Lucia Aliberti: Imogene; Roberto Frontali: Ernesto; Stuart Neill: Gualtiero; Jose Guadalupe Reyes: Itulbo; Kelly Anderson: Goffredo (Solitario); Hermine May: Adele. | Music Ensemble: Chor der Deutschen Oper Berlin; Orchester der Deutschen Oper Berlin. | Venue: Berlin-Dahlem, Jesus-Christus-Kirche, July, 1994. | CD Label: Berlin Classics. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
196. Rusalka (1901) / by Dvorak, Antonin, Publication: . 3 audiodiscs (157 min.) , Conductor: Vaclav Neumann. | Principal Singers: Richard Novak: The Watersprite; Gabriela Benackova-Capova: Rusalka, the naiad; Vera Soukupova: Jezibaba, the witch; Wieslaw Ochman: The Prince; Drahamira Drobkova: The Foreign Princess; Jana Jonasova: The 1st dryad; Daniela Sounova-Broukova: The 2nd dryad; Anna Barova: The 3rd dryad. | Music Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Chorus and Orchestra. | CD Label: Supraphon. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
197. La Vida Breve (1913) / by de Falla, Manuel, Publication: . 1 audiodisc (58 min.) , Conductor: Eduardo Mata. | Principal Singers: Marta Senn: Salud; Fernando de La Mora: Paco; Cecilia Angell: Abuela; Ignacio Clapes: Fragua; William Alvarado: Tio Sarvaor; Claudio Muskus: Manuel; Elizabeth Almenar: Carmela. | Music Ensemble: Simon Bolivar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela, with Chorus. | Venue / Date: Aula Magna of the Universidad Central de Venezuela, Caracas, July 1993. | CD Label: Dorian Recordings. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
198. Ariane and Barbe-Bleue (1907) / by Dukas, Paul, Publication: . 2 audiodiscs (118 min.) , Conductor: Armin Jordan. | Principal Singers: Katherine Ciesinski: Ariane; Gabriel Bacquier: Barbe-Bleue; Mariana Paunova: La Nourrice; Hanna Schaer: Selysette; Anne-Marie Blanzat: Ygraine; Jocelyne Chamonin: melisande; Michelle Command: Bellangere. | Music Ensemble: Choeurs de Radio France; Nouvel Orchestre Philharmonique. | Venue: Studio 103, Radio France, Paris, January, 1983. | CD Label: Erato. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
199. Evgeny Onegin (1879) / by Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich, Publication: . 2 audiodiscs (148 min.) , Conductor: Joseph Keilberth. | Principal Singers: Hertha Topper: Larina; Ingeborg Bremert: Tatyana; Brigitte Fassbaender: Olga; Lilian Benningsen: Filipyevna; Hermann Prey: Evgeny Onegin; Fritz Wunderlich: Lensky; Mino Yahia: Prince Gremin; Ferry Gruber: Triquet. | Music Ensemble: Die Bayerische Staatsoper. | Venue: Prinzregenten Theatre, Munich, 1962. | CD Label: Gala. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
200. Iphigenie en Tauride (1779) / by Gluck, Christoph Willibald, Publication: . 2 audiodiscs (105 min.) , Conductor: Ivor Bolton. | Principal Singers: Susan Graham: Iphigenie; Thomas Hampson: Orest; Paul Groves: Pylades; Philippe Rouillon: Thoas; Olga Scalaeva: Diana; Walter Zeh: Aufseher des Hiligtums; Patrick Arnaud: Ein Skythe; Christiane Kohl: 1. Priesterin. | Music Ensemble: Mozarteum Orchester Salzburg and Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor. | Venue / Date: √úberdachung Residenzhof, Salzburg, Austria, August, 2000. | CD Label: Orfeo. Availability: Copies available: (1), Actions:
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