3 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2006-09-12Works: Gioachino Rossini: William Tell (Gugliemo Tell), opera
Performers: Bersiani, Leyla; Campi, Enrico; Gencer, Leyla; Guelfi, Giangiacomo; Marangoni, Bruno; Pagliuca, Silviano; Raimondi, Gianni; Rota, Anna Maria; Washington, Paolo
Conductors: Previtali, Fernando
Ensemble: Naples Teatro San Carlo Chorus
Rossini had already written dozens of successful operas and was wealthy by the time he decided to retire from the stage in the late 1820s....continue...
2 CD / Melodram / 2006-07-01Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Il Trovatore
Performers: Bastianini, Ettore; di Stasio, Anna; Guggia, Mario; Limarilli, Gastone; Marangoni, Bruno; Onesti, Giorgio; Simionato, Giulietta; Stella, Antonietta [Soprano Vocals]
Conductors: de Fabritiis, Oliviero
During October and November 1963, Japanese opera buffs must surely have felt like they were in heaven as Berlin's Deutsche Oper and NHK's Lirica Italianan...continue...