Italian Opera Question

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eNtRopY

This is going to be a difficult question for people to answer. I'm looking for the name of an Italian-opera-esque song. It is commonly used for commercials when advertisers want to express the idea of paradise in a comical way. Basically it consists of two female voices harmonizing. There really aren't any words... just many ahh-ahh-ahhs. Could somebody give me some names of songs that might fit this description?

eNtRopY
 
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do you mean the flower duet from lakme?
 
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aka the bell aria?
 
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Baa Baa black sheep?
 
To listen on your speakers, use the link below and search down to these two MIDI file links:

DELIBES, Leo (1836-91); Fr. [18 files]
Lakmé
[MIDI] Flower Duet [4:06] (G.Pollen)
[MIDI] Flower Duet [1:07] For 2 oboes and piano (S.T.Chambers)

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The Bell Song from the same opera is a different piece.
 

eNtRopY

Yes, that's it... the Flower Duet! Thanks, you kids are awesome!

Now, can someone recommend a good CD to buy that has this song recorded... maybe by a famous singer?

Thanks.

eNtRopY
 

cmdr_sponge

Rod stewart wails at the top of his voice to songs that he cant sing

i think its a cd. it shoud be. it would be funny. especially if every copy bought took 5 minutes of rod stewarts life.
 
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I'm sure Guns N' Roses did a cover of it or maybe it was Metallica but whoever it was definetly worth looking out for was a very good version.
 

eNtRopY

Originally posted by Andy
I'm sure Guns N' Roses did a cover of it or maybe it was Metallica
No, I think it was actually another Michael Bolton original.

eNtRopY
 

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