We go back to the Aria Frequency Knowledge with the Tenor Aria Frequency Record.
As is our same old expectation, Tamino got here in first position with tenors this yr. We heard Dies Bildnis 11 instances overall, however best as soon as in spherical one. We requested for it 5 instances in each spherical two and within the callbacks. Proceeding with Mozart, Don Ottavio’s arias had been virtually a fair cut up – we heard Il mio tesoro 4 instances, thrice in the second one spherical and as soon as in callbacks and Dalla sua tempo three times, as soon as in each and every spherical. We heard Tito’s Se all’impero thrice all in spherical one, and ah! Se fosse intorno as soon as additionally best in spherical one. We heard Belmonte’s Ich baue Ganz thrice, as soon as in each and every spherical. The one one off was once Idomeneo’s Vedrommi intorno which we requested for in callbacks.
Subsequent in recognition (relating to choice of instances sung) was once Ah! Leve-toi soleil. Romeo was once sung 4 instances in spherical one, thrice in the second one spherical and as soon as in callbacks for a complete of 8. Lensky was once subsequent with seven hearings, thrice in spherical one, and two times each and every in the second one spherical and callbacks. Rounding out the highest 4 arias was once Tonio and Ah! mes amis. The a couple of prime c’s got here flying on this aria 4 instances in spherical one and two times in callbacks for a complete of six.
Tied with 5 hearings each and every (the vast majority of that have been in spherical one) had been Che gelida manina (L. a. Boheme), L. a. fleur que tu m’avais jetee (Carmen), Salut demeure chaste et natural (Faust) and Una furtiva lagrima (L’elisir d’amore).
Tom Rakewell (Right here I stand) and Male Refrain (Tarquinius’ Experience) crowned the English choices with 4 hearings each and every. There was once one listening to each and every of extra Britten within the type of, Hello, Sid! (Albert Herring), Miles! (Flip of the Screw), and Stable! There you might be (Peter Grimes). Probably the most trendy aria we heard was once from Elmer Gantry (2007) with Is Trust a Present in spherical one.
The Studio tenor candidates, greater than every other fach offered some in point of fact pretty music repertoire together with Love went a’driving (Frank Bridge), Theology (Betty Jackson King), Until I wake (No. 5) (Henry Burleigh), Once I Have Sung My Songs (Ernest Charles), and Zueignung (Richard Strauss).