24 Vocalizzi, Op. 81 and 24 Vocalizzi Progressivi, Op. 85
Panofka (1807-1887) was one of the great 19th century voice teachers. His background as a violinist and composer greatly informed these athletic bel canto vocalise compositions. Op. 81 is for soprano, mezzo-soprano or tenor. Op. 85 is for all voice types except bass. Singers will find rewarding progress using the accompaniment CDs.