Songs from Movies

Aria (1987)

Ten short pieces directed by ten different directors, including Ken Russell, Jean-Luc Godard, Robert Altman, Bruce Beresford, and Nicolas Roeg. Each short uses an aria as soundtrack/sound (Vivaldi, Bach, Wagner), and is an interpretation of the particular aria.

The movie Aria, released in 1987, features 13 songs from artists like Leontyne Price , Carlo Bergonzi , Robert Merrill , Shirley Verrett , Leontyne Price with RCA Italiana Orchestra and Chorus, Robert Merrill , Anna Moffo , Alfredo Kraus with RCA Italiana Opera Orchestra and Chorus and English Baroque Soloists. What is your favorite song from Aria?

 

Songs from Aria

Un Ballo in Maschera (extracts)
Leontyne Price , Carlo Bergonzi , Robert Merrill , Shirley Verrett ,
La Virgine degli Angeli
Leontyne Price with RCA Italiana Orchestra and Chorus
Armide (extracts)
Rachel Yakar , Zeger Vandersteene , Danielle Borst (as Dani?le Borst) with Ensemble Vocal et Instrumental de La Chappelle Royale
Rigoletto (extracts)
Robert Merrill , Anna Moffo , Alfredo Kraus with RCA Italiana Opera Orchestra and Chorus
The Lute Song (Gl?ck, das mir verblieb)
Carol Neblett and Ren? Kollo with M?nchner Rundfunkorchester (as Munich Radio Orchestra)
(Entracte) Suite des Vents
English Baroque Soloists
Nuit redoutable !... Lieu d?sol?
Jean-Philippe Lafont Philip Langridge with Monteverdi Choir and English Baroque Soloists
Jouissons, jouissons ! Jouissons de nos beaux ans
John Aler (credited Jennifer Smith, Anne-Marie Rodde, but thier part were not used in this) with Monteverdi Choir and English Baroque Soloists
Liebestod
Leontyne Price with The Philharmonia Orchestra (as Philharmonia Orchestra)
Nessun dorma
Jussi Bj?rling (as Jussi Bjoerling) with Rome Opera House Orchestra
Depuis le jour
Leontyne Price with RCA Italiana Orchestra
Vesti la giubba
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