2 CD / Decca Import / 2004-06-15Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Il Trovatore
Performers: Bocelli, Andrea; Bonaffini, Salvatore; Calderone, Maria Grazia; Guelfi, Carlo; Sciuto, Barbaro; Todaro, Salvatore; Villarroel, Veronica; Zaremba, Elena
Conductors: Mercurio, Steven
Ensemble: Catania Teatro Massimo Bellini Opera Chorus
Following his first two opera recordings, 'La Boheme' and 'Tosca', Andrea Bocelli has now recorded his first complete opera by Verdi, one of the most...continue...
2 CD / Decca Import / 2003-09-29Works: Giulio Caccini: Ave Maria; Steven Mercurio: Sancta Maria (based on the Intermezzo from Mascagni's Cavalleria rusticana); Charles Gounod: Ave Maria; Franz Schubert: Ave Maria; Wiegenlied ("Schlafe, sc...
Performers: Bocelli, Andrea
Conductors: Chung, Myung-Whun
This album is also available on VHS.
This limited edition package includes the SACRED ARIAS DVD, an enhanced CD with the original SACRED ARIAS music plus 2 bonus tracks, a 14 photo picture gall...continue...
3 CD / Decca Import / 2002-03-26Works: Vincenzo Bellini: Norma, opera
Performers: Alexander, John; Cross, Richard; Horne, Marilyn [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Minton, Yvonne [Soprano Vocals]; Sutherland, Joan, Dame [Soprano vocals]
Conductors: Bonynge, Richard
Ensemble: London Symphony Chorus
"In her first, mid-1960's recording of "Norma", Sutherland was joined by an Adalgisa in Marilyn Horne whose control of florid singing is just as remarkable...continue...
2 CD / Decca Import / 2002-03-25Works: Gaetano Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor
Performers: Ahnsjo, Claes-Håkan; Bello, Vincenzo; Caballé, Montserrat [Soprano Vocals]; Carreras, José [Tenor Vocal]; Murray, Ann; Ramey, Samuel [Bass-Baritone Vocals]; Sardinero, Vicente
Conductors: López-Cobos, Jesús
Ensemble: Ambrosian Opera Chorus
"The recording is warm, refined in detail and atmospheric... those who seek emotional histrionics in the Mad scene will find that Caballe manages much of...continue...
1 CD / Decca Import / 1998-07-10Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Bagatelle for piano in A minor ("Für Elise"), WoO 59; Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27/2 "Moonlight"; Johann Sebastian Bach: Prelude and Fugue in C major, BW...
1 CD / Decca Import / 1998-01-14Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Sonata for Piano no 11 in B flat major, Op. 22; Sonata for Piano no 12 in A flat major, Op. 26 "Funeral March"; Sonata for Piano no 21 in C major, Op. 53 "Waldstein"
Performers: Pollini, Maurizio [Piano/Conductor]
"...For modern sound choices, Pollini's performance goes to the head of the pack. This is magnificent Beethoven playing." -Burwasser, Fanfare...continue...