2 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2004-06-08Works: Franco Alfano: Cyrano de Bergerac, opera
Performers: Blancas, Antonio; Cesare, Ezio di; Giacomotti, Alfredo; Johns, William; Pace, Miti Truccato; Palmi, Agata; Savoiardo, Giovanni; Stapp, Olivia; Strudthoff, Claudio
Conductors: Arena, Maurizio
Ensemble: ; Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Turin
Alfano is finally coming unto his own after decades of being remembered mainly as the composer who completed 'Turandot' after Puccini's death. Long stereotyped as...continue...
3 CD / Opera D'Oro / 2000-05-16Works: Modest Mussorgsky: Khovanschina
Performers: Bosco, Carlo del; Carosi, Ubaldo; Cossotto, Fiorenza; Ghiaurov, Nicolai [Bass Vocals]; Handt, Herbert; Luchetti, Veriano; Marchiandi, Angelo; Nimsgern, Siegmund; Rovetta, Teodoro; Siepi, Cesare; Sigh...
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...