December 20, 2011

A lagniappe is a small, gratuitous gift given to a customer by a merchant over and above the initial purchase. In our newsletter, this lagniappe column adds something extra and unexpected!

In this month’s Lagniappe column, we offer a list of opera selections from well-known films:

1. Bel di (Fatal Attraction)
2. Con onor muore (Death of Butterfly) (Fatal Attraction)
3. Nessun dorma (The Witches of Eastwick)
4. Viens, Malika…Dôme épais (Someone To Watch Over Me)
5. Quando m’en vo (Musetta’s Waltz Song) (Moonstruck)
6. Addio…D’onde lieta usci (Mimi’s Farewell) (Moonstruck)
7. Una voce poco fa (Dark Eyes)
8. Ride of the Valkyries (Apocalypse Now)

9. Overture (Jean de Florette, Manon of the Spring) 
10. Ebben? Ne andrò lontano (Diva)
11. Au fond du temple saint (Gallipoli) 
12. Sola, perduta e abbandonata (Hannah And Her Sisters)
13. Firenze è come un albero fiorito (A Room With A View)
14. O mio babbino caro (A Room With A View)
15. Chi il bel sogno di Doretta (A Room With A View)
16. Intermezzo (Raging Bull)

***Available on the CD, “The Movies Go To The Opera”.