Great Operatic Arias, Vol. 8 - John Tomlinson 2

 WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART (1756-1791)
1  Osmin's Revenge from The Abduction from the Seraglio 3:30
  'When they lead you to the scaffold'  
  (O wie will ich triumphieren)  
   
2  Sarastro's Prayer from The Magic Flute 4:13
  'O Isis and Osiris, listen'  
  with The Geoffrey Mitchell Choir  
   
 LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN (1770-1827)
3  Pizarro's Revenge from Fidelio 3:25
  'Now, now for my victory!'  
  (Ha, welch' ein Augenblick!)  
  with The Geoffrey Mitchell Choir  
4  Rocco's Aria 2:24
  'If you don't have any money'  
  (Hat man nicht auch Gold beineben)  
   
 CARL MARIA VON WEBER (1786-1826)
5  Caspar's Song from Der Freischütz (The Free-shooter) 2:24
  'On this earth we could not bear'  
  (Hier im ird'schen Jammetal)  
   
6  Caspar's Aria from Der Freischütz 3:47
  'Go! Go! The fatal die is cast!'  
  (Schweig, Schweig)  
   
 RICHARD WAGNER (1813-1883)
7  Wotan's Monologue from The Rhinegold 6:07
  'The bridge leads you homeward -  
  'Evening rays flood the sky with splendour'  
  (Abendlich strahlt der Sonne Auge)  
  with Colin Lee tenor and Alice Coote mezzo-soprano  
   
8  Dutchman's Monologue from The Flying Dutchman 13:12
  'The time comes round'  
  (Die Frist ist um)  
   
9  Daland's Aria from The Flying Dutchman 5:36
  'Senta, my child, please make this stranger warmly welcome'  
  (Mögst du, mein Kind, den fremden Mann wilkommen heissen!)  
   
10  Pogner's Monologue from The Mastersingers of Nuremberg 5:58
  'Now hear and attend me well.  
  The feast of John, Midsummer day'  
  (Das schöne Fest, Johannistag)  
11  Hans Sachs's Flieder Monologue from The Mastersingers 6:32
  'My elder tree in flower'  
  (Was duftet doch der Flieder)  
   
12  Hans Sachs's Wahn Monologue from The Mastersingers 7:57
  'Mad, mad, all the world's mad'  
  (Wahn! Wahn! Überall Wahn!)  
   
 RICHARD STRAUSS (1864-1949)
13  Baron Och's Waltz from Der Rosenkavalier (The Knight of the Rose) 5:58
  'Look for my glasses there in my jacket'  
  (Such' Sie in meiner Taschen meine Brillen)  
  with Elizabeth Vaughan contralto  
 ALBERT LORTZING (1801-1851)
14  Hans Stadlinger's Song from The Armourer (Der Waffenschmied) 5:36
  'I used to be young with a fine head of hair'  
  (Auch ich war ein Jüngling)  
 John Tomlinson Bass
 David Parry
  14-16 & 18 December 1998 (Der Rosenkavalier; 16-17 October 1999 (Daland's Aria and Flieder Monologue from The Flying Dutchman, and 'If you don't have any money' from Fidelio; 24-27 September 2001 (others)