2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2001-10-30Works: George Frederick Handel: Rinaldo; Giacomo Meyerbeer: Le prophète, grand opera in 5 acts; Gioachino Rossini: L' italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers), opera; Guidò Marte i nos...
Performers: de Palma, Piero [Tenor Vocal]; Gedda, Nicolai [Tenor Vocals]; Horne, Marilyn [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Fisher, John; Lewis, Henry; Franci, Carlo; Schippers, Thomas
Ensemble: Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Turin; Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra; Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra
These recordings of America's leading mezzo-soprano from the late 1960s and early 1970s show her in the prime of her early career performing some of...continue...
3 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2000-05-16Works: Giacomo Meyerbeer: Le prophète, grand opera in 5 acts
Performers: Carmeli, Boris; Gedda, Nicolai [Tenor Vocals]; Giacomotti, Alfredo; Hage, Robert Amis el; Horne, Marilyn [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Peter, Fritz; Rinaldi, Margherita
Conductors: Lewis, Henry
Ensemble: Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Turin
This performance was one of the seminal influences in the Meyerbeer revival, with peerless performances in the two leading roles. Ms. Horne was married to...continue...