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2017 International Opera Awards

From London's Coliseum, Petroc Trelawny presents highlights from the 2017 International Opera Awards.

Petroc Trelawny presents highlights from the 2017 International Opera Awards, which took place at the London Coliseum earlier this month.
Opera's answer to the Oscars, this annual red-carpet ceremony honours outstanding achievement, with awards including Singer of the Year, Opera Company of the Year and the annual Lifetime Achievement Award.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Gioachino Rossini

    Il Barbiere di Seviglia (Una voce poco fa)

    Singer: Pretty Yende. Orchestra: Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale della RAI. Conductor: Marco Armiliato.
  • Alexander Tchaikovsky

    The Life and Extraordinary Adventures of Oliver Twist Chorus

    Ensemble: National Sats Theatre Moscow.
  • Felicien David

    Herculanum (Opera finale)

    Singer: Olga Busuioc. Singer: Andrew Haji. Orchestra: Wexford Festival Opera Orchestra. Conductor: Jean-Luc Tingaud.
  • Johann Strauss II

    Der Zigeunerbaron (Introduction to Act I)

    Choir: Arnold Schönberg Chor. Orchestra: Wiener Symphoniker. Conductor: Nikolaus Harnoncourt.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    La Gazza Ladra (Vieni fra questa braccia)

    Singer: Lawrence Brownlee. Orchestra: The Kansas City Symphony. Conductor: Constantine Orbelian.
  • Richard Wagner

    Siegried (Forest Murmurs)

    Conductor: Philippe Jordan.
  • Giacomo Puccini

    La Boheme (Si Mi chiamano Mimi)

    Singer: Renata Scotto. Orchestra: National Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: James Levine.
  • Gaetano Donizetti

    La Favorite (La maitress du roi? Ange si pur...)

    Singer: Juan Diego Flórez. Orchestra: Orquestra de la Comunitat Valenciana. Conductor: Daniel Oren.
  • Pyotr Tchaikovsky

    Pique Dame Act III, Scene 6

    Singer: Tatiana Serjan. Orchestra: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Mariss Jansons.
  • Władysław Żeleński

    Goplana Act I (Goplana's aria)

    Conductor: Grzegorz Nowak. Singer: Edyta Piasecka. Orchestra: Polish National Opera Orchestra and Chorus.
  • Gioachino Rossini

    Overture - Italian Girl in Algiers

    Conductor: Lorenzo Viotti. Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic.
  • Luigi Rossi

    Orfeo Act II Scene 9

    Singer: Louise Alder. Singer: Verena Gunz. Orchestra: Early Opera Company Orchestra. Conductor: Christian Curnyn.
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Rusalka (Song to the Moon)

    Singer: Anna Netrebko. Orchestra: Vienna Philharmonic. Conductor: Gianandrea Noseda.

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