1 CD / Ambronay / 2012-05-08Works: Nicola Porpora: Vespro per la Festività dell'Assunta, for voices, chorus & orchestra (reconstruction)
Performers: Takahashi, Michiko; Vargas, Marilia [Vocals]
Conductors: Gester, Martin
Ensemble: La Maitrise de Bretagne; Le Parlement de Musique
Porpora's 1744 Vespro per la Festivita dell'Assunta was first performed in Venice at the Ospedaletto, one of four orphanages for girls that specialized in music....continue...
Recording information: abbatial church of Ambronay, France (09/16/2011)....continue...