Giacomo Meyerbeer: Vasco de Gama, opera (original vers. Of L'Africaine) / Broman, Pruvot, Raesaenen, Sorokina, Yang, Berchtold. Frank Beermann
4 CD / CPO / 2014-06-10Works: Giacomo Meyerbeer: Die Afrikanerin
Conductors: Beermann, Frank
Ensemble: Robert-Schumann Philharmonie
The Original Version of L'Africaine On 29 November 1863 Giacomo Meyerbeer noted in his journal, "Worked seven hours: the last scene with Selica is instrumented...continue...
Recording information: Opernhaus Chernitz (02/04/2013-02/07/2013)....continue...
3 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2007-02-13Works: Giacomo Meyerbeer: Die Afrikanerin
Performers: Casarini, Gianfranco; Ferrin, Agostino; Formichini, Dino; Guelfi, Giangiacomo; Luchetti, Veriano; Matteini, Giuliana; Norman, Jessye [Soprano vocals]; Rinaudo, Mario; Sighele, Mietta; Vivo, Graziano ...
Conductors: Muti, Riccardo
Live performance of this rarely-performed opera, Florence, 1971. Only budget recording on CD! Meyerbeer died before L'africana, his last opera, was quite finished. He was...continue...