2 CD / Warner Classics / 2012-08-28Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Il Trovatore
Performers: Colella, Alfredo
Conductors: Previtali, Fernando
Ensemble: RAI Symphony Orchestra of Rome
Warner Classics and Cetra release a staple of the standard operatic repertoire. Verdi's Il trovatore is presented in this remastered 1951 celebratory performance with world-renowned...continue...
Recording information: Roma (07/29/1951)....continue...
2 CD / Gall Import / 2010-02-23Works: Alfredo Catalani: Loreley
Performers: Cavalieri, Anna de; Colella, Alfredo; Gigli, Rina; Guelfi, Piero; Neate, Ken
Conductors: Simonetto, Alfredo
2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2006-04-11Works: Giacomo Puccini: Edgar, opera
Performers: Casoni, Bianca Maria; Colella, Alfredo; Luchetti, Veriano; Scorsoni, Renzo; Sighele, Mietta
Conductors: Cillario, Carlo Felice
Ensemble: Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Turin
In later years Puccini himself disowned 'Edgar,' his second opera, referring to it as a "blunder," and yet even the least efforts of great composers...continue...
2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2000-07-18Works: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: The Maid of Pskov (Pskovityanka) (standard version), opera in 3 acts with a prologue
Performers: Bertocci, Aldo; Bondino, Ruggero; Christoff, Boris; Colella, Alfredo; Gaetani, Lorenzo; Gonzales, Renzo; Las, Genia; Moretti, Giuseppe; Panni, Nicoletta; Pugliese, Franco
Conductors: Schippers, Thomas
Ensemble: Rome Opera House Chorus
Originally called "The Maid of Pskov", this enjoyable Russian opera is better known in the West as Ivan the Terrible, first performed under that title...continue...
1 CD / Bongiovanni / 1993-01-01Works: Giacomo Puccini: La bohème; Pietro Adolfo Tirindelli: Mistica, for voice & instrumental ensemble; Augusto Rotoli: La Gondola Nera for voice & piano (or orchestra); Giuseppe Verdi: Aida, opera;...
Performers: Castagna, Bruna; Colella, Alfredo; Cordon, Norman; Jagel, Frederick; Milanov, Zinka [Soprano Vocal]; Tagliabue, Carlo; Tebaldi, Renata [Soprano vocals]; Vocals], Margherita Carosio [Soprano