1 CD / Summit Records / 2008-04-08Works: Luigi Denza: Funiculì Funiculà, for voice & orchestra (& chorus ad lib); Giacomo Puccini: Madama Butterfly; Turandot; Manon Lescaut; Ernesto de Curtis: Torna a Surriento; Ruggero Leonca...
Performers: Giuffredi, Andrea
Conductors: Gotta, Antonello
Ensemble: Compagnia d'Opera Italiana Orchestra
An absolutely gorgeous tribute to the legendary Luciano Pavarotti from Italy's best-known trumpet player, Andrea Giuffredi....continue...
1 CD / Delos / 2001-01-01Works: Ernesto de Curtis: Torna a Surriento; Non ti scordar di me; Voce'e notte; Canta pe' me; Ernesto Tagliaferri: Passione; Eduardo di Capua: Ah! Maria, Marì, song for voice & piano (or orchestra);...
Performers: Hvorostovsky, Dmitri
Conductors: Orbelian, Constantine
Ensemble: Russian Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra
"...Hvorostovsky has never been afraid to flirt with crossover... While Hvorostovsky himself is on top form, his miraculously burnished voice seamlessly modulated, his phrasing unselfconsciously...continue...