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March 7, 2008 Orfeo learns that his wife, Euridice, is dead, and reacts with the moving aria, "Tu se' morta ..."

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September 4, 2007 Soprano JiYoung Lee performs "Un bel di," from Puccini's Madame Butterfly.

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September 21, 2007 Puccini's aria "O mio babbino caro" has one of the most familiar melodies in all of classical music.

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November 23, 2007 Aida, captive in Egypt, longs for her Ethiopian homeland in the aria O patria mia.

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November 16, 2007 Joyce DiDonato sings the spectacular aria "Non piu mesta," from Rossini's La Cenerentola.

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November 2, 2007 Leporello's "Catalogue Aria" outlines Don Giovanni's prodigious list of amorous conquests.

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August 3, 2007 The 'Figaro Aria' from The Barber of Seville is actually called, 'Largo al factotum.'

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