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Composer(s): Arrigo Boito (24 Feb 1842 - 10 Jun 1918)
Work identifier: M1033
Real Name: Mefistofele
Display Name: Mefistofele
Composed: c. 1868
First Performed: 05 Mar 1868
Genre: Opera + Operetta
Genre Type: Opera
Period: Romantic
Instrumentation: Opera Orchestra
Librettist(s): Arrigo Boïto
Performance Timing (guide): 0'21'' (approx.)
Mvt. 1Prelude  (Opera Orchestra)
Mvt. 2Prologue - Chorus: 'Ave, Signor...'  (Chorus)
Mvt. 3Prologue - Recit: 'Ave, Signor...'  (Bass)
Mvt. 4Prologue - Recit: 'I'è noto Faust?'  (Bass, Chorus)
Mvt. 5Prologue - Recit: 'Siam nimbi volanti dai limbi...'  (Bass, Chorus)
Mvt. 6Prologue - Finale: 'Salve Regina!'  (Chorus)
Mvt. 7Act I Scene 1 - Chorus: 'Perchè di là?'  (Chorus)
Mvt. 8Act I Scene 1 - Recit: 'Al soave raggiar di primavera...'  (Tenor, Baritone)
Mvt. 9Act I Scene 1 - Chorus: 'Juhé! Juhé! Juheisa! Juhé!'  (Chorus)
Mvt. 10Act I Scene 1 - Scene: 'Sediam sovra quel sasso...'  (Tenor, Baritone, Chorus)
Mvt. 11Act I Scene 1 - Aria and Recit: 'Dai campi, dai prati...'  (Tenor, Bass)
Mvt. 12Act I Scene 2 - Aria: 'Son lo Spirito che nega...'  (Bass)
Mvt. 13Act I Scene 2 - Recit: 'Strano figlio del Caos...'  (Tenor, Bass)
Mvt. 14Act I Scene 2 - Duet: 'Se tu mi doni un'ora di riposo...'  (Tenor, Bass)
Mvt. 15Act I Scene 2 - Duet: 'Fin da stanotte...'  (Tenor, Bass)
Mvt. 16Act II Scene 1 - Scene: 'Cavaliero illustre e saggio...'  (Soprano, Contralto, Tenor, Bass)
Mvt. 17Act II Scene 1 - Recit: 'Dimmi, se credi...'  (Soprano, Contralto, Tenor, Bass)
Mvt. 18Act II Scene 1 - Quartet: 'Dio clemente, nuova, ignara...'  (Soprano, Contralto, Tenor, Bass)
Mvt. 19Act II Scene 2 - Recit: 'Su, cammina, cammina, cammina...'  (Bass, Chorus)
Mvt. 20Act II Scene 2 - Scene: 'Folletto...'  (Tenor, Bass, Chorus)
Mvt. 21Act II Scene 2 - Recit: 'Popoli! E scettro e clamide...'  (Bass, Chorus)
Mvt. 22Act II Scene 2 - Arioso: 'Ecco il mondo?'  (Bass, Chorus)
Mvt. 23Act II Scene 2 - Scene: 'Stupor! Stupor!'  (Tenor, Bass, Chorus)
Mvt. 24Act III - Aria: 'L'altra notte in fondo al mare...'  (Soprano, Tenor, Bass)
Mvt. 25Act III - Recit: 'Dio di pietra!'  (Soprano, Tenor)
Mvt. 26Act III - Duet: 'Lontano, lontano, lontano...'  (Soprano, Tenor)
Mvt. 27Act III - Terzetto: 'Sorge il dì...'  (Soprano, Tenor, Bass)
Mvt. 28Act III - Aria: 'Spunta...l'aurora pallida...'  (Soprano, Tenor, Bass, Chorus)
Mvt. 29Act IV - Duet: 'La luna immobile...'  (Soprano, Mezzo-soprano, Tenor)
Mvt. 30Act IV - Recit: 'Ecco la notte del classico Sabba...'  (Tenor, Bass)
Mvt. 31Act IV - Chorus: 'Ah! Trionfi ad Elena...'  (Female chorus)
Mvt. 32Act IV - Recit: 'Notte, cupa, truce...'  (Soprano, Chorus)
Mvt. 33Act IV - Finale: 'Forma ideal purissima...'  (Soprano, Mezzo-soprano, Tenor, Baritone, Bass, Chorus)
Mvt. 34Epilogue - Duet: 'Cammina, cammina...'  (Tenor, Bass)
Mvt. 35Epilogue - Aria: 'Giunto sul passo estremo...'  (Tenor, Bass)
Mvt. 36Epilogue - Finale: 'All'erta! All'erta!'  (Tenor, Bass, Chorus of Boys, Chorus)
Composer(s): Arrigo Boito (24 Feb 1842 - 10 Jun 1918)
Recording identifier: M2147485167
Real Name: Mefistofele
Display Name: Mefistofele
Composed: c. 1868
First Performed: 05 Mar 1868
Genre: Opera + Operetta
Genre Type: Opera
Period: Romantic
Instrumentation: Opera Orchestra
Librettist(s): Arrigo Boïto
Performance Timing: 254
Ensemble: Orchestre Philharmonique des Pays de Loire
Leader: 0
Conductor: Marc Soustrot
Soloists: José van Dam (Baritone)
Label: Forlane CI
Catalogue Number: FC16681
Recording Location: la Cité des Congrès de Nantes
Recording Date: 01 Jan 1992