Back
Shop – Recent Releases

6 Item(s) Display
Grid  List 
Set Descending Direction
Adelson e Salvini
ORC56 (2 CD)
Adelson e Salvini

In stock

CD £28.99
DOWNLOAD from £7.49


Opera Rara releases Bellini’s first opera Adelson e Salvini, written in 1825 while the composer was still a student at the Naples Conservatory. Inspired by Baculard d’Arnaud’s 1772 series of novellas, Les Épreuves du sentiment, Adelson e Salvini was so popular that the students of the Naples Conservatory performed it every Sunday for a year and its impact was such that the intendant of the Teatro di San Carlo immediately commissioned Bellini’s first professional opera. More Info

Joyce El-Khoury: Écho
ORR252
Joyce El-Khoury: Écho

In stock

CD £14.99
DOWNLOAD from £7.49


Limited Exclusive Pre-Release The magnificent Lebanese-Canadian soprano Joyce El-Khoury's debut recital album. Écho features music associated with the great 19th century soprano Julie Dorus-Gras, including arias by Berlioz, Donizetti, Meyerbeer and Weber. She also duets with her co-star from Les Martyrs, Michael Spyres, whose own recital disc is also released internationally in September 2017. More Info

La Colombe
ORC53
La Colombe

In stock

CD £28.99
DOWNLOAD from £7.49


Sir Mark Elder’s second Opera Rara release of 2015 features a rare recording - Gounod’s delightful opera La Colombe ("The Dove”). More Info

Le Duc d'Albe
ORC54 (2 CD)
Le Duc d'Albe

In stock

CD £28.99
DOWNLOAD from £7.49


Originally conceived as the second grand opera the composer was to stage at the Opéra de Paris after Les Martyrs, Donizetti abandoned his score for Le Duc d’Albe after completing only the first two acts due to conflicts of interest with the theatre. More Info

Michael Spyres: Espoir
ORR251
Michael Spyres: Espoir

In stock

CD £14.99
DOWNLOAD from £7.49


Limited Exclusive Pre-Release The debut solo recital album from acclaimed American tenor Michael Spyres. This album includes arias in French and Italian by Donizetti, Berlioz, Verdi and Rossini, as well as duets with Joyce El-Khoury, whose debut recital recording will be released alongside Michael's. More Info

Zaza
ORC55
Zazà

In stock

CD £28.99
DOWNLOAD from £7.49


With the release of Zazà, we mark our first recording venture into the musical world of Leoncavallo and the operatic tradition of verismo. More Info

6 Item(s) Display
Grid  List 
Set Descending Direction