Notes & Reviews:
This world premiere recording of Benedetto Marcello's "Arianna" features great singing, excellent recorded sound, and most importantly, an exceptionally fine work that has waited far too long to see the light of day. "Arianna" is described as "a play in music for five voices", but can also be loosely defined as an opera. It was written when Marcello was at the height of his fame. This great set will be welcomed by any fan of Baroque opera.
ReviewsThere are currently no reviews, be the first one!
Stravinsky: Apollo, etc / Bashmet, Moscow Soloists
Clara Schumann: Complete Works for Solo Piano / Grutzmann
Stamp, Krumenauer, Maslanka / Stephen K. Steele, Illinois State University Wind
The Aldeburgh Collection - Our Own Songs / Pieczonka, Whicher, Turnbull, et al
Schildt, Morhard: Complete Organ Works / Friedhelm Flamme
American Classics - Abraham Lincoln Portraits
Laitman: Within these spaces, Swimmers on the shore, etc / Gruber, Scarlata, Check, et al
Creation's Voice - Music of Nicholas Anthony Ascioti
Works DetailsMarcello, Benedetto : Arianna, serenata for 5 voices, chorus, strings, 2 trumpets & continuo, SF. 493
- Performers: Antonio Abete (Bass); Anna Chierichetti (Soprano); Sergio Foresti (Bass); Mirko Guadagnini (Tenor)
- Notes: Sala Maffeiana del Teatro Filarmonico di Verona, Verona, Italy (11/14/1999-11/20/1999)
- Running Time: 3 min. 7 sec.
- Period Time: Baroque
- Form: Opera/Operetta