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    Default One Opera Overture a day keeps the doctor away .

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    Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro, K.492 - Overture
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    this is the kind of prelude that really grabs you by the shoulder and pulls you right into to the drama


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    “Then he will also say to those on the left, ‘Depart from me, you who are cursed, into the eternal fire prepared for the devil and his angels!'" Matthew 25:41 (Christian Standard Bible)

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    Last edited by mbhaub; Jan-12-2020 at 02:52.

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    Verdi. La Forza del Destino Overture - Karajan
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    Last edited by Andrew Kenneth; Jan-12-2020 at 20:52.

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    Mefistofele Prelude. Awesome!

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    Muti-Bellini-Norma-Overture, Wien, 1977
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    "Music in any generation is not what the public thinks of it but what the musicians make of it"....Virgil Thomson

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    Mykola Lysenko
    Opera "Taras Bulba" - overture
    The Odessa Philharmonic Orchestra,
    Hobart Earle, conductor.
    October 31, 2014
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    Video cuts off at a rather frustrating spot, but a good performance of the moodiest, most atmospheric, beautifully orchestrated prelude Puccini ever wrote. Makes me wish he had written at least one large scale purely orchestral piece.

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    Meyerbeer: Les Huguenots - Overture
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