Great Operatic Arias, Vol. 15 - Barry Banks

 GIOACHINO ROSSINI (1792-1868)
1  Lindoro's Cavatina from The Italian Girl in Algiers 7:16
  'In dreams of endless pleasure'  
  London Philharmonic Orchestra  
   
2  from Stabat Mater 6:25
  London Philharmonic Orchestra  
3  Count's Cavatina from Count Ory 4:38
  'May destiny befriend you'  
  London Philharmonic Orchestra  
   
4  Amenophis' and Pharaoh's Duet from Moses in Egypt 7:10
  'The blow at last has fallen'  
  with Alan Opie baritone  
  London Philharmonic Orchestra  
 WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART (1756-1791)
5  Don Ottavio's Recitative and Aria from Don Giovanni 4:52
  'Could I ever believe' -  
  'Her joy is my joy'  
  Philharmonia Orchestra  
 IGOR STRAVINSKY (1882-1971)
6  Tom Rakewell's Recitative and Aria from The Rake's Progress 2:40
  'Here I stand' -  
  'Since it is now my merit'  
  London Philharmonic Orchestra  
 GAETANO DONIZETTI (1797-1848)
7  Ernesto's Prelude and Aria from Don Pasquale 9:47
  'Poor lost Ernesto' -  
  'I shall go, no more returning'  
  London Philharmonic Orchestra  
  from CHAN 3011(2) Don Pasquale  
   
8  Nemorino's Romance from The Elixir of Love 5:14
  'Only one teardrop'  
  Philharmonia Orchestra  
  from CHAN 3017(2) The Elixir of Love  
 GIOACHINO ROSSINI
9  Orestes' and Pilades' Recitative and Cavatina from Ermione 7:07
  'Palace of horrors!'  
  'Ah, how can I hide the flames'  
  with Alfred Boe  
  London Philharmonic Orchestra  
   
10  Giannetto's Aria from The Thieving Magpie 5:03
  'Darling! Darling, let me embrace you!'  
  Geoffrey Mitchell Choir - Philharmonia Orchestra  
  from CHAN 3097(2) The Thieving Magpie  
11  Trio of Rinaldo, Carlo and Ubaldo from Armida 3:22
  'I lost the will to action'  
  with Bruce Ford tenor and Dennis O'Neill tenor  
  London Philharmonic Orchestra  
  from CHAN 3100 Great Operatic Arias with Bruce Ford 2  
   
 PIETRO MASCAGNI (1863-1945)
12  Cherry Duet from Our Friend Fritz 8:33
  'Suzel, good morning!'  
  with Janice Watson soprano  
  London Philharmonic Orchestra  
 GAETANO DONIZETTI
13  Ernesto's Serenade from Don Pasquale 4:05
  'The night is calm'  
  with Geoffrey Mitchell Choir - London Philharmonic Orchestra  
  from CHAN 3011(2) Don Pasquale  
 Barry Banks tenor
 David Parry
  3-7 March 2003 (tracks 1, 11, 12); 24-27 September 2001 (tracks 2-4, 5 & 9); 22-27 August 2000 (track 6); 15, 17, 18, 20 & 21 November 1997 (tracks 7 & 13); 7-11 February 1999 (track 8); 21-23 & 27-28 September 2002 (track 10)