2 CD / Testament / 2010-04-13Works: Giovanni Gabrieli: Sacrae symphoniae, Book 1; Francesco Geminiani: Concerto Grosso, for 2 violins, viola, cello, strings & continuo in G minor, Op. 3/2; Gioachino Rossini: Stabat mater
Performers: Hamari, Julia [Contralto Vocals]; Luchetti, Veriano; Raimondi, Ruggero; Stefan-Savova, Nadia
Conductors: Giulini, Carlo Maria
This Rossini Stabat Mater is offered at a special "2 for 1" price. A reviewer for Die Welt said of Giulini's performance, "Giulini's interpretation was...continue...
Recording information: Philharmonie, Berlin (09/13/1978)....continue...
2 DVD Video / Deutsche Grammophon / 2008-01-08Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Macbeth
Performers: Barasorda, Antonio; Luchetti, Veriano; Nucci, Leo; Ramey, Samuel; Verrett, Shirley
Conductors: Chailly, Riccardo
Ensemble: Bologna Teatro Comunale Chorus; Bologna Teatro Comunale Orchestra
This story of a ruthlessly ambitious Scottish lord who seizes the throne with the help of his scheming wife and a trio of witches was...continue...
Picture Format: NTSC, Color
Country of Origin: USA
14 CD / Bravissimo / 2007-10-16Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Die Entführung aus dem Serail (The Abduction from the Seraglio), opera, K. 384; Ludwig van Beethoven: Fidelio, Op. 72; Carl Maria von Weber: Der Freischütz, opera, ...
Performers: Alsen, Herbert; Böhme, Kurt [Bass Vocal]; Brendel, Wolfgang; Carral, Dora; Chiappi, Mario; Cotrubas, Ileana; Crass, Franz; Czerwenka, Oskar; Dermota, Anton [Tenor Vocals]; Donch, Karl; Dunn, Mig...
Conductors: Moralt, Rudolf; Böhm, Karl; Furtwängler, Wilhelm; Sawallisch, Wolfgang; Prêtre, Georges
Exciting live recordings taped 1945–1972 featuring the greatest operas from Mozart to Strauss. It was Mozart who first established a viable, lasting school of German...continue...
1 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2007-06-12Works: Giacomo Puccini: Le Villi
Performers: Luchetti, Veriano; Sighele, Mietta; Zanasi, Mario
Conductors: Ratjen, Hans Georg
Puccini's first opera, Le villi, was premiered in 1884 on a triple bill with two other short works now forgotten. It was the surprise hit...continue...
3 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2007-02-13Works: Giacomo Meyerbeer: Die Afrikanerin
Performers: Casarini, Gianfranco; Ferrin, Agostino; Formichini, Dino; Guelfi, Giangiacomo; Luchetti, Veriano; Matteini, Giuliana; Norman, Jessye [Soprano vocals]; Rinaudo, Mario; Sighele, Mietta; Vivo, Graziano ...
Conductors: Muti, Riccardo
Live performance of this rarely-performed opera, Florence, 1971. Only budget recording on CD! Meyerbeer died before L'africana, his last opera, was quite finished. He was...continue...
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...
3 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2002-01-08Works: Richard Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59
Performers: Carral, Dora; Cotrubas, Ileana; Fassbaender, Brigitte [Mezzo-soprano Vocal]; Gonzales, Carmen; Hemsley, Thomas; Janowitz, Gundula [Soprano vocals]; Luchetti, Veriano; Ridderbusch, Karl
Conductors: Prêtre, Georges
2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2001-08-07Works: Alessandro Scarlatti: La Griselda, opera
Performers: Alva, Luigi [Tenor Vocals]; Bruscantini, Sesto; Freni, Mirella [Soprano Vocals]; Lavani, Carmen; Luchetti, Veriano; Panerai, Rolando
Conductors: Sanzogno, Nino
Ensemble: Alessandro Scarlatti Chorus
3 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2000-05-16Works: Modest Mussorgsky: Khovanschina
Performers: Bosco, Carlo del; Carosi, Ubaldo; Cossotto, Fiorenza; Ghiaurov, Nicolai [Bass Vocal]; Handt, Herbert; Luchetti, Veriano; Marchiandi, Angelo; Nimsgern, Siegmund; Rovetta, Teodoro; Siepi, Cesare; Sighe...
Conductors: Leskovic, Bogo
Mussorgsky's "second" opera (after Boris Godunov) has really come into its own in recent years, and it is fair to say that it has never...continue...