1 800 222 6872

Wolf-Ferrari: La vedova scaltra / Martin, Sollied, Muraro, D'Aguanno, Milhofer, Zanellato, Rossi, et al

Album Summary

>Wolf-Ferrari, Ermanno : La vedova scaltra, opera in 3 acts
Performers Conductor Ensemble
  • >
Composer

Notes & Reviews:

Wolf-Ferrari's comic opera 'La vedova scaltra' (The Cunning Widow), is among the works he based on plays by Goldoni. It matches closely the conventions of 18th-century 'opera' buffa in its witty if skeptical look at the mechanisms governing the interplay of human relations. Four hopeful suitors, English, French, Spanish and Italian, vie for the hand of Rosaura, the cunning widow of the title, who disguises herself to meet each wooer, eventually choosing the only one who can demonstrate his sincerity. This production was recorded live at the Teatro La Fenice in February 2007 in celebration of the 300th anniversary of the birth of Goldoni in Venice in 1707.



Reviews

There are currently no reviews, be the first one!
Login or Create an Account to write a review
 

Also Purchased



Previous


Next


Works Details

>Wolf-Ferrari, Ermanno : La vedova scaltra, opera in 3 acts
  • Performers: Elena Rossi (Soprano); Anne-Lise Sollied (Soprano); Alex Esposito (Bass); Antonio Casagrande (Spoken Vocals); Emanuele D'Aguanno (Tenor); Mark Milhofer (Tenor); Maurizio Muraro (Bass); Luca Favaron (Tenor); Claudio Zancopé (Bass); Riccardo Zanellato (Bass)
  • Conductor: Karl Martin
  • Notes: Teatro La Fenice, Venice, Italy (02/13/2007/02/15/2007)
  • Running Time: 7 min. 51 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1931
  • Studio/Live: Live