2 CD / Urania (Italy) / 2006-10-31Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Rigoletto
Performers: Caselli, Dario; Castelli, Maria; Corena, Fernando; de Palma, Piero; Del Monaco, Mario; Gueden, Hilde; Latinucci, Pier Luigi; Poldi, Piero; Protti, Aldo; Ribacchi, Luisa; Rossi, Lina; Siepi, Cesare; S...
Conductors: Erede, Alberto
Ensemble: Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Chorus; Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Loved for over half a century, this 1954 Roman performance of Rigoletto is emblematic of a certain way to tackle Verdi with Veristic technique. This...continue...
2 CD / Andante / 2005-11-15Works: Georges Bizet: Carmen, opera
Performers: Carlin, Mario; Gedda, Nicolai [Tenor Vocals]; Gueden, Hilde [Soprano Vocal]; Guthrie, Frederick; Ribacchi, Luisa; Roux, Michel [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Sciutti, Graziella [Soprano Vocals]; Signore, Gin...
Conductors: Karajan, Herbert v.
Ensemble: Vienna State Opera Chorus
Andante presents Karajans celebrated 1954 concert performance of Bizets Carmen on 2CDs. The cast includes many emerging artists Karajan later used in his Vienna and...continue...
2 CD / Urania (Italy) / 2004-04-27Works: Georges Bizet: Carmen, opera
Performers: Carlin, Mario; Gedda, Nicolai; Gueden, Hilde; Ribacchi, Luisa; Roux, Michel; Sciutti, Graziella; Simionato, Giulietta; Sordello, Enzo
Conductors: Karajan, Herbert von
Ensemble: Vienna State Conservatory Children's Choir; Vienna State Opera Chorus; Vienna Symphony Orchestra
2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2002-03-05Works: Alban Berg: Lulu, opera
Performers: Colombo, Scipio; Delorko, Ratko; Frascati, Tommaso; Loomis, James; Lopatto, Dimitri; Rehfuss, Heinz; Ribacchi, Luisa; Ruesche, Kurt; Steingruber, Ilona; Zareska, Eugenia
Conductors: Maderna, Bruno
Ensemble: Italian Radio Chorus Rome
Berg died before completing his second opera (after Wozzeck), and for decades it was performed with the story of the third act mimed to music...continue...