Opera Anthology

for tenor and piano

for: Voice (tenor), piano

Music score

Item no.681003
EditorRichard Walters
Languagesgerman, english, french, italian, russian
Scope226 pages; 23 × 30.5 cm
Release year2018
Publisher/ProducerBoosey & Hawkes
Producer No.BHI 93464
35.00 €
Delivery time: 2–3 working days (Germany )
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This landmark publication collects arias and role excerpts from operas by John Adams, Benjamin Britten, Carlisle Floyd, Richard Strauss and many other composers.

Includes extensive plot notes and translations.


  • J.Adams: Her Arms Have The Beauty (A Flowering Tree)
  • J. Adams: Platonic Men (Nixon In China)
  • D. Argento: Gondolier's Song (Casanova's Homecoming)
  • D. Argento: Now I Know (The Dream of Valentino)
  • D. Argento: Valentino's Aria (The Dream of Valentino)
  • D. Argento: Once When I Was A Young Man (Postcard From Morocco)
  • L. Bernstein: Bon Voyage (Candide)
  • B. Britten: Albert The Good! (Albert Herring)
  • B. Britten: The Mayor's Aria (Albert Herring)
  • B. Britten: O Go, Go! Go Away! (Albert Herring)
  • B. Britten: I Accept Their Verdict (Billy Budd)
  • B. Britten: First Lute Song (Gloriana)
  • B. Britten: Second Lute Song (Gloriana)
  • B. Britten: Asleep My Love? (A Midsummer Night's Dream)
  • B. Britten: They Listen To Money (Peter Grimes)
  • B. Britten: Now The Great Bear And Pleiades (Peter Grimes)
  • B. Britten: In Dreams I've Built Myself (Peter Grimes)
  • B. Britten: Rome Is Now Ruled (The Rape of Lucretia)
  • B. Britten: Tarquinius Does Not Dare (The Rape of Lucretia)
  • B. Britten: It Is A Curious Story (The Turn of the Screw)
  • B. Britten: Miles! (The Turn of the Screw)
  • A. Copland: Martin's Song (The Tender Land)
  • C. Floyd: So There You Were (Cold Sassy Tree)
  • C. Floyd: Sometimes Th' Pain Of Missin' Him (Cold Sassy Tree)
  • C. Floyd: Lennie's Aria (Oh, I Feel Cold Inside) (Of Mice And Men)
  • C. Floyd: Then Marry Me, Cathy (Wuthering Heights)
  • J. Gay (realized by B. Britten): O Cruel, Cruel Case! (The Beggar's Opera)
  • S. Prokofiev: Il Est Drôle, Le Prince! (L'Amour des Trois Oranges)
  • S. Rachmaninoff: Young Gypsy's Romance (Aleko)
  • N. Rorem: The Stage Manager's Aria (Our Town)
  • R. Strauss: Ich Hab's Geschworen (Arabella)
  • R. Strauss: Im Gegenteil (Ariadne auf Naxos)
  • R. Strauss: Das Sonett (Kein Andres, Das Mir So Im Herzen Loht) (Capriccio)
  • R. Strauss: Di Rigori Armato Il Seno (Der Rosenkavalier)
  • I. Stravinsky: Hussar's Aria (Mavra)
  • I. Stravinsky: Here I Stand (The Rake's Progress)
  • I. Stravinsky: Love, Too Frequently Betrayed (The Rake's Progress)
  • I. Stravinsky: Vary The Song (The Rake's Progress)
  • I. Stravinsky: Sellem's Auction Scene (The Rake's Progress)
  • I. Stravinsky: I Have Waited (The Rake's Progress)
  • M-A Turnage: Valium, Prozac (Anna Nicole)