Songs

Listening examples and lyrics of some of the classical parodies we will be performing in Super Smash Opera in show order:
(also available on our SoundCloud page)


“Welcome to the Colosseum” – Master Hand
based on “L’amour est un oiseau rebelle” aka “the Habanera”  from Georges Bizet’s Carmen

“It’s-a-me! It’s Mario!”  – Mario
based on “Funiculi Funicula” by Luigi Denza

“Mario, Mario, Mario” – Luigi
based on “Largo al Factotum” from Rossini’s The Barber of Seville

“Madame Puccinipuff” sung by Jigglypuff
based on “Un bel dì” from Puccini’s Madama Butterfly

“Arwing Pilot Animal”  – Starfox
based on “Modern Major General” from Gilbert and Sullivan’s Pirates of Penzance

“Two Little Iceclimbers Are We” – Iceclimbers/Master Hand
based on “Three Little Maids from School” from Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Mikado

“For I am a Gerudo King!– Ganondorf/Zelda
based on “Pirate King’s Song”  from Gilbert and Sullivan’s The Pirates of Penzance

“Die, Gerudo King” – Zelda~Sheik
based on “Der Hölle Rache” (Queen of the Night’s Aria) from Mozart’s The Magic Flute

Pikachus Part 1: “Propagating Pikachus” –  Pikachus 1, 2 and 3
based on “Papageno’s duet” from Mozart’s The Magic Flute, Die Zauberflöte

Pikachus Part 2: “Death by Can Can” – Master Hand, Jigglypuff,  Pikachus
based on “Can Can” from Jacques Offenbach’s Orpheus in the Underworld

“Close to the Final Round” – Mario
based on “La Dona e Mobile” from Verdi’s Rigoletto

“Veni, Vidi, Luigi”Luigi
based on “Toreador Fight Well and Hard” from Bizet’s Carmen

“Hiyahtaha”  – Link
based on “Hijotoho” from Wagner’s Die Walküre (The Valkyrie)

“Fire Flower Duet”  – Link/Sheik
based on Dôme épais le jasmin/ Sous le dôme épais où le blanc jasmin” (Flower Duet) from Delibes’ Lakmé

“Now it’s the Final Round / Jiggly Reprise / Stop Floating / Death of a Puff” – Hand/Jigglypuff
based on “Don Giovanni A Cenar Teco” (Commanda) from Mozart’s Don Giovanni “Un Bel Di” from Puccini’s Madame Butterfly, and “Ride of the Valkyries” from Wagner’s  Die Walküre

“Helmet Auto-Recit” – Starfox
tribute to classic and baroque recitatives by Jesse Buddington

“Giant Hammer Chorus” – all
based on “Coro di zingari” (aka “The Anvil Chorus”) from Verdi’s Il Trovatore

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