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DVD # 1: La Gioia Di Musica - Series 1 & 2



A live concert featuring Donato singing operatic arias and Italian folk songs in Italian and English. Frank Plumer is featured on the piano and accordion.

[Artists: Donato Soranno, Tenor and Frank Plumer, Pianist & Accordionist]
Video taped the first 1/2 hour program at the Montgomery Community Television (MCT) Studio and the second 1/2 hour program at Joe's Place in Gaithersburg, MD.


1. La Donna E` Mobile
2. 'O Sole Mio
3. The Tarantella (An Italian Dance)
4. Celeste Aida
5. M'Appari Tutt' Amor
6. Serenade Of The Roses
7. Una Furtiva Lagrima
8. 'O Sole Mio
9. La Donna E` Mobile
10. Torna A Surriento
11. Santa Lucia
12. The Tarantella (An Italian Dance)
13. Volare
14. That's Amore
15. Funiculi Funicula



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DVD # 2: La Gioia Di Musica - Series 3 & 4



A live concert featuring Donato and his associates singing trios, duets, and solos. They sing opera, operettas, musical theater, and international songs in Italian, German, French, Spanish, and English.

[Artists: Ilona Dulaski, Soprano; Michael Consoli, Bass; Donato Soranno, Tenor and Jeff Jefferson, Pianist]
Video taped two 1/2 hour programs at the Tutto Bene Italian Restaurant in Arlington, VA.


1. Qual Volutta` Trascorrere
2. Parigi, O Cara, Noi Lasceremo
3. A More Humane Mikado
4. Anges Purs, Anges Radieux
5. What I Mean... That Elixir
6. Barcelona
7. Verrano A Te Cull' Aure
8. Arrivederci Roma
9. 'O Sole Mio
10. Ah! Sweet Mystery Of Life
11. What Am I Hearing?
12. O Mimi, Tu Piu Non Torni
13. Serenata Gitana
14. Anvil Chorus
15. Starting Here, Starting Now
16. Italian Street Song
17. Serenade
18. I Bought Me A Cat
19. Soll Ich Dich, Teurer
20. La Donna E` Mobile
21. Funiculi Funicula



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DVD # 3: La Gioia Di Musica - Series 5 & 6



A live concert featuring Donato and his associates singing Opera, Operettas, and Italian folk songs. They sing trios, duets, and solos in Italian, French, and English.

[Artists: Meredith Megles, Soprano; Michael Consoli, Bass; Donato Soranno, Tenor and Jeff Jefferson, Pianist]
Video taped two 1/2 hour programs at the Gaithersburg Up-County Senior Center in Gaithersburg, MD.


1. Anges Purs, Anges Radieux
2. Santa Lucia
3. 'O Sole Mio
4. Italian Street Song
5. Oh! Mio Babbino Caro
6. Si Core Dal Notaio
7. That's Amore
8. Solenne In Quest 'Ora
9. Eh, Cumpari
10. Parigi, O Cara, Noi Lasceremo
11. Funiculi Funicula
12. What I Mean.. That Elixir
13. Anvil Chorus
14. Sir Joseph's Barge Is Seen
15. La Ci Darem La Mano
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DVD # 4: La Gioia Di Musica - Series 23 & 24



A live concert featuring Donato and his associates singing Opera, Operettas, Standards, and International Songs. They sing trios, duets, and solos in Italian, German, French, Spanish, Russian, Yiddish, and English.

[Artists: Ilona Dulaski, Soprano; Michael Consoli, Bass; Donato Soranno, Tenor and Jeff Jefferson, Pianist]
Video taped two 1/2 hour programs at Holiday Park


1. Sir Joseph'Barge Is Seen [H.M.S. Pinafore]
2. Santa Lucia
3. La Donna E` Mobile [RIGOLETTO]
4. Then Up With The Wine [DIE FLEDERMAUS]
5. Strange Music
6. Jolly Jailer [LA PERICOLE]
7. Solamente Una Vez
8. In The Silence Of Night
9. What Am I Hearing? [THE MARRIAGE OF FIGARO]
10. Otchi Tchorniya [Dark Eyes]
11. Io Te Vuria Vasa
12. Chopin Medley [Piano Solo]
13. Anges Purs, Anges Radieux [FAUST]
14. Brush Up Your Shakespeare [KISS ME KATE]
15. Du, Du, Liegst Mir Im Herzen
16. Un Di Felice [LA TRAVIATA]
17. Tumbalalaika
18. O Mimi Tu Piu Non Torni [LA BOHEME]
19. Volare




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DVD # 5: La Gioia Di Musica - Series 39 & 40



A live concert featuring Donato and his associates singing Opera, Operettas, Standards and International Songs. They sing trios, duets, and solos in Italian, German, French, Spanish, and English.

[Artists: Ilona Dulaski, Soprano; Michael Consoli, Bass; Donato Soranno, Tenor and Jeff Jefferson, Pianist]
Video taped two 1/2 hour programs at Riderwood Village


1. Arrivedrci Roma
2. La Ci Darem [ DON GIOVANNI ]
3. Only A Rose [ VAGABOND KING]
4. Anges Purs, Anges Radieux [FAUST}
5. Sir joseph's Barge is Seen [H.M.S. PINEFORE ]
6. Il Testamente d'Amelia
7. Canco` del Lladro
8. Solemente Una Vez [You Belong To My Heart ]
9. Volare
10. Va Pensiero [ NABUCCO ]
11. Vieni Sul Mare
12. Tumbalalaika
13. Libiamo Ne'Lieti Calici [LA TRAVIATA ]
14. That's Amore [That's Love]
15. Brush Up Your Shakespeare [ KISS ME KATE]
16. Soll Ich Dich, Teurer [DIE ZAUBERFLOTE ]
17. The Elements Song
18 Ai Nostri Monti [ IL TROVATORE ]
19. Funiculi Funicula



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DVD # 6: La Gioia Di Musica - Series 51, 52 & 53



A live concert featuring [1] The CANTANTI Singing Ensemble, singing trios, duets and solos and [2] The Fieri Folkloric Dancers.

Cantanti vocalists and pianist: Ilona Dulaski, Soprano; Michael Consoli, Bass; Donato Soranno, Tenor and Jeff Jefferson, Pianist

They sing Italian opera and Italian Folk Songs in Italian and in English.

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The Fieri Folkloric Dancers: Will Amatruda, Andy Compart, Ericka Pontarelli Compart, Rob D'Onofrio, Christine Graziano and Leslie Gigliotti, Announcer.

They perform traditional folk dances of Italia.

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Video taped three 1/2 hour programs at The National Theatre in Washington, DC


1. Arrivederci Roma
2. Io Te Vurria Vasa
3. That's Amore [That's Love]
4. Libiamo Ne'Leiti Calici [LA TRAVIATA]
5. Volare
6. O Mimi, Tu Piu Non Torni
7. Funiculi Funicula
8. Cosi Cosa
9. La Ci Darem [DON GIOVANNI]
10. Belle Notte
11. Ai Nostri Monti [Il TROVATORE]
12. Eh, Cumpari
13. What I Mean... That Elixir [THE ELIXER OF LOVE]
14. Anvil Chorus [ IL TROVATORE]

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15. Three traditional Italian dances by the Fieri Folkloric Dancers

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