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 / 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...