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Opera Explained: VERDI - Rigoletto (Smillie)


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An Introduction to... VERDI Rigoletto- 01:18:55
1 Introduction 00:08:12
2 Rigoletto and the censors 00:04:43
3 Verdi's career - the long view 00:03:17
4 Act I - Prelude 00:04:58
5 Monterone's curse 00:04:06
6 Rigoletto and Sparafucile 00:03:51
7 Rigoletto's love for his daughter - Gilda's entrance 00:03:33
8 The Duke and Gilda 00:03:24
9 Gilda's aria 'caro nome' - Gilda's abduction 00:07:39
10 Act II 00:06:44
11 Rigoletto's grief 00:05:52
12 Gilda's love - Rigoletto's call for revenge 00:04:24
13 Act III 00:05:01
14 Quartet - the Duke, Maddalena, Gilda, Rigoletto 00:05:16
15 'Ah, la maledizione!' - 'The curse!' 00:07:55