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 / 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...
1 CD / Opera D'Oro / 1998-11-17Works: Ruggero Leoncavallo: Pagliacci, opera
Performers: Alberti, Walter; Frosini, Mario; Lorenzi, Ermanno; Nurmela, Kari; Sighele, Mietta; Taddei, Ottavio; Tucker, Richard [Tenor Vocal]
Conductors: Muti, Riccardo
Ensemble: Florence Maggio Musicale Chorus