3 CD / CPO / 2008-05-27Works: Antonio Vivaldi: Il Farnace, RV 711; Orlando furioso, opera in 3 acts, RV 728
Performers: Desler, Anne; Dordolo, Luca; Gregoire, Thierry; Kennedy, Nicki; Kronthaler, Martin; Liso, Marina de; Sciannimanico, Lucia
Conductors: Sardelli, Federico Maria
Ensemble: Coro da Camera Italiano
"Vivaldi demonstrates real psychological insight into his characters here, more so than in his other operas that have been recorded. He doesn't have the dramatic...continue...
3 CD / Naïve / 2005-01-18Works: Antonio Vivaldi: Orlando furioso, opera in 3 acts, RV 728
Performers: Cangemi, Veronica; Hallenberg, Ann; Jaroussky, Philippe; Larmore, Jennifer; Regazzo, Lorenzo; Spinosi, Jean-Christophe; Staskiewicz, Blandine
Conductors: Spinosi, Jean-Christophe
Ensemble: Ensemble Matheus
"This might just be the best recording ever made of a baroque opera." - Lawson Taitte, Dallas Morning News...continue...