Opera Couch Potatoe Stylie!

A Listmania! list by Amazon Customer (Ireland West)
 
Il Trovatore [DVD] [US Import]
1.  Il Trovatore [DVD] [US Import] DVD ~ Verdi
The list author says:
  "Does not get any better than this, karajan at his best!  Domingo is breathtaking! MY FAV!"
Used & New from: £26.95

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Verdi: Un Ballo in Maschera [DVD]
2.  Verdi: Un Ballo in Maschera [DVD] DVD ~ Otto Schenk
The list author says:
  "Right so im a domingo fan!!! Recording one of one of his best roles!  Perfect Singing and Acting!  I was only 4 when this was recorded, but i was into him even then! lol"
£32.45   Used & New from: £14.99
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Giacomo Puccini: Manon Lescaut - Royal Opera House 1983 [DVD] [2001] [NTSC]
3.  Giacomo Puccini: Manon Lescaut - Royal Opera House 1983 [DVD] [2001] [NTSC] DVD ~ Placido Domingo
The list author says:
  "Wins over the Met Production because 1) Scotto overacts physically and vocally, 2) Domingo and TeKanawa got huge chemistry together!"
£15.72   Used & New from: £3.01
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Madama Butterfly: Wiener Staatsoper (Karajan) [DVD] [2005] [NTSC]
4.  Madama Butterfly: Wiener Staatsoper (Karajan) [DVD] [2005] [NTSC] DVD ~ Mirella Freni
The list author says:
  "Absolutely Beautiful, pity about the fog, two singers at the heights of their vocal powers!  Freni is fantastic!"
£15.31   Used & New from: £6.81
3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (12 customer reviews)

Otello [DVD] [1992] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
5.  Otello [DVD] [1992] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ Plácido Domingo
The list author says:
  "OMG what a performance!  Beautifully done!  Great Cast!"
£11.52   Used & New from: £10.06
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (13 customer reviews)

Puccini: Tosca -- 1976 film version [DVD]
6.  Puccini: Tosca -- 1976 film version [DVD] DVD ~ Raina Kabaivanska
The list author says:
  "Beautiful is all i can say!  Perfect Casting!"
Used & New from: £6.34
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

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Puccini: La Fanciulla del West [DVD](1982) [2001] [NTSC]
7.  Puccini: La Fanciulla del West [DVD](1982) [2001] [NTSC] DVD ~ Placido Domingo
The list author says:
  "PLEASE! PLEASE! PLEASE! get this, it is so fantastic on so many levels!  I see something new every time i watch it!"
£8.66   Used & New from: £8.00
4.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Giordano: Andrea Chenier - Royal Opera House/Rudel [DVD] [2004] [2001]
8.  Giordano: Andrea Chenier - Royal Opera House/Rudel [DVD] [2004] [2001] DVD ~ Covent Garden Royal Opera
The list author says:
  "First of two performances of this delightful opera i will be listing!  Beautiful!"
£8.66   Used & New from: £7.39
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)

Un Ballo in Maschera: Masked Ball [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
9.  Un Ballo in Maschera: Masked Ball [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ Verdi
The list author says:
  "GET THIS! That is all im gonna say!"
Used & New from: £25.00
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Bizet: Carmen -- film version [DVD] [1985]
10.  Bizet: Carmen -- film version [DVD] [1985] DVD ~ Julia Migenes
The list author says:
  "Because there is no official recording of berganza and domingo this is the next best thing!  Beautifully filmed, beautifully sung and beautifully acted."
£26.98   Used & New from: £7.99
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (62 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Andrea Chenier: Wiener Staatsoper [DVD] [2005] [Region 1] [NTSC]
11.  Andrea Chenier: Wiener Staatsoper [DVD] [2005] [Region 1] [NTSC] DVD ~ Giordano
The list author says:
  "Second of the two performances im listing!  Domingo is Andrea Chenier, anyone else is just bloody singing, buy the CD! Vincino a te is mesmerising!"
£14.19   Used & New from: £6.49
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Ernani [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
12.  Ernani [DVD] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ Plácido Domingo
The list author says:
  "Right guys if you dont know ernani, then get to know it!  Musically it is beyond comparison!  i cannot stop watching this, freni domingo bruson and ghiaurov!!!! does it get any better i ask you????"
£11.08   Used & New from: £10.11
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (9 customer reviews)

Saint-Saens: Samson Et Dalila, The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra (Levine) [DVD] [NTSC] [Region 0] [2004]
13.  Saint-Saens: Samson Et Dalila, The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra (Levine) [DVD] [NTSC] [Region 0] [2004] DVD ~ Placido Domingo
The list author says:
  "If the la scala production was here i would pick it over this any day!  Domingo and Bordina are fab together. Mon couer s'ouveur! what a fantastic mezzo!"
£13.38   Used & New from: £6.26
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

Verdi - La Traviata [Levine, Metropolitan Orchestra] [DVD] [NTSC]
14.  Verdi - La Traviata [Levine, Metropolitan Orchestra] [DVD] [NTSC] DVD ~ Teresa Stratas
The list author says:
  "The only reason i am putting this in here is in the hope that the MET release the 1981 la traviata that kick started my love of opera.  Stratas nah! Where have all the good sopranos gone????"
£19.99   Used & New from: £5.97
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (28 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

The Original Three Tenors Concert [1990] [DVD] [2000]
15.  The Original Three Tenors Concert [1990] [DVD] [2000] DVD ~ José Carreras
The list author says:
  "Lovey record of twentieth century "greats".  Something for everyone."
£15.99   Used & New from: £2.99
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (62 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Verdi: Otello - Metropolitan Opera (Levine) [DVD] [2004]
16.  Verdi: Otello - Metropolitan Opera (Levine) [DVD] [2004] DVD ~ Plácido Domingo
The list author says:
  "This has to be the zenith of all Othello interpretations including straight theatre. Domingo captures the essence of the character. Rage jealousy hoplessness. Beautiful!"
£15.02   Used & New from: £7.23
4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Offenbach: Les Contes d'Hoffmann -- Royal Opera House/Pretre [DVD] [2001] [NTSC]
17.  Offenbach: Les Contes d'Hoffmann -- Royal Opera House/Pretre [DVD] [2001] [NTSC] DVD ~ Covent Garden The Royal Opera
The list author says:
  "Is there no end to this mans talent!  Ballad of Kleinzack, Classic!"
£8.66   Used & New from: £4.90
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (18 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Turandot - Puccini - NTSC edition [1988] [DVD] [2003]
18.  Turandot - Puccini - NTSC edition [1988] [DVD] [2003] DVD ~ James Levine
The list author says:
  "I sometimes find met productions a little over the top!  But I just love this!"
£13.38   Used & New from: £6.12
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (17 customer reviews)

Verdi - Don Carlos [1983] (NTSC) [DVD] [2005]
19.  Verdi - Don Carlos [1983] (NTSC) [DVD] [2005] DVD ~ Peter Sliker
The list author says:
  "Amazing singing!  Fantastic Acting! Fall in love with opera!"
£19.31   Used & New from: £10.83
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Giordano: Fedora [DVD] [2006]
20.  Giordano: Fedora [DVD] [2006] DVD ~ Mirella Freni
The list author says:
  "A lovely, poignant performance from two of my fav singers!"
£32.63   Used & New from: £8.98
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

Bernstein in London: Verdi Requiem [DVD] [1992] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC]
21.  Bernstein in London: Verdi Requiem [DVD] [1992] [Region 1] [US Import] [NTSC] DVD ~ Leonard Bernstein
The list author says:
  "I stick this on when im feeling low and it cheers me up!  I KNOW GO FIGURE! (sorry for the americanism)"
£7.34   Used & New from: £6.63
4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Gold and Silver Gala from Covent Garden with Placido Domingo [DVD] [1999]
22.  Gold and Silver Gala from Covent Garden with Placido Domingo [DVD] [1999] DVD ~ Angela Gheorghiu
The list author says:
  "If you want to see why (in my opinion) Domingo is the tenor of our times! What versatility and charm!  Beautiful Gala."
£18.79   Used & New from: £6.96
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

Mascagni/Leoncavallo - Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci [DVD] [2005]
23.  Mascagni/Leoncavallo - Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci [DVD] [2005] DVD ~ Yelena Obraztsova
The list author says:
  "Is there a better interpreter of Canio I ask you? AsTurridu, he is just magnificent.  Torn between 2 lovers!  The jealous Santuzza and the Married Woman."
£13.38   Used & New from: £6.73
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (24 customer reviews)

Stiffelio: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra (Placido Domingo) [DVD] [2007]
24.  Stiffelio: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra (Placido Domingo) [DVD] [2007] DVD ~ Plácido Domingo
The list author says:
  "Perfect Role for Domingo.  Amazingly acted yet again.  He never dissapoints."
£12.48   Used & New from: £9.16
4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Luisa Miller: Metropolitan Opera (Levine) [DVD] [2006]
25.  Luisa Miller: Metropolitan Opera (Levine) [DVD] [2006] DVD ~ Verdi
The list author says:
  "Great Production!  Scotto bugs me!  Don't ask me why, cant stand her acting.  I find her singing shrill and hard on the ear.  She is acknowledged as a great soprano so i am in the minority."
£13.38   Used & New from: £7.99
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

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