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The World's Most Romantic Operas / Gavazzeni, Ozawa, et al [14 CDs]

Album Summary

>Gluck, Christoph Willibald : Orfeo
>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Fidelio, Op. 72
>Donizetti, Gaetano : L'elisir d'amore, opera
>Verdi, Giuseppe : La traviata
>Massenet, Jules : Manon
>Puccini, Giacomo : La bohème
>Giordano, Umberto : Andrea Chénier, opera
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Notes & Reviews:

Seven complete operas from the romantic repertoire—great live opera recordings at budget price in one space-saving set! Exciting live recordings taped 1967–1973 of the greatest love stories ever celebrated in song. Includes Donizetti's funny, tender, and utterly lovable L'elisir d'amore, Puccini's timeless La Boheme, Gluck's elegant Orfeo ed Euridice, Massenet's famous and popular Manon, Verdi's most beloved La Traviata, Giordano's masterpiece Andrea Chenier, and Beethoven's single and monumental opera, Fidelio.



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>Gluck, Christoph Willibald : Orfeo
  • Performers: Antonietta Stella (Voice); Shirley Verrett (Voice); Mariella Adani (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Seiji Ozawa
  • Running Time: 65 min. 11 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Studio/Live: Live

>Beethoven, Ludwig van : Fidelio, Op. 72
  • Performers: Ingvar Wixell (Baritone); Edith Mathis (Soprano); Christa Ludwig (Voice); James King (Voice); Klaus Hirte (Baritone); Curt Malm (Tenor); Donald Grobe (Tenor); Franz Crass (Bass); Hans Hotter (Voice)
  • Conductor: Karl Böhm
  • Notes: Composition written: 1804-06.
  • Running Time: 82 min. 4 sec.
  • Period Time: Classical
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1804-1806
  • Studio/Live: Live

>Donizetti, Gaetano : L'elisir d'amore, opera
  • Performers: Renza Jotti (Soprano); Giuseppe Taddei (Baritone); Carlo Cava (Bass); Carlo Bergonzi (Voice); Renata Scotto (Voice)
  • Conductor: Gianandrea Gavazzeni
  • Running Time: 104 min. 31 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1832
  • Studio/Live: Live

>Verdi, Giuseppe : La traviata
  • Performers: Sesto Bruscantini (Baritone); José Carreras (Voice); Renata Scotto (Voice); Fernando Jacopucci (Tenor); Guido Mazzini (Bass); Anna Pedrotti (Mezzo Soprano); Franco Lombardi (Tenor); Carlo Meliciani (Baritone)
  • Conductor: Nino Verchi
  • Notes: Composition written: 1853.
  • Running Time: 104 min. 45 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1853
  • Studio/Live: Live

>Massenet, Jules : Manon
  • Performers: Rolando Panerai (Baritone); Antonio Zerbini (Bass); Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor); Franco Ricciardi (Tenor); Mirella Freni (Voice); Giuseppe Morresi (Bass Baritone); Ida Farina (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Peter Maag
  • Running Time: 84 min. 42 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1882-1883
  • Studio/Live: Live

>Puccini, Giacomo : La bohème
  • Performers: Mario Frosini (Baritone); Gianni Maffeo (Baritone); Elio Prisco (Bass); Rita Talarico (Soprano); Alessandro Maddalena (Bass); Mario Filici (Voice); Franco Calabrese (Bass); Nicola Vocals] (Bass); Sesto Bruscantini (Baritone); Mirella Freni (Voice); Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Thomas Schippers
  • Running Time: 77 min. 27 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1896
  • Studio/Live: Live

>Giordano, Umberto : Andrea Chénier, opera
  • Performers: Carlo Forti (Bass); Franco Corelli (Tenor); Margaret Sjostedt (Voice); Elisabeth Höngen (Mezzo Soprano); Ettore Bastianini (Baritone); Edmund Hurshell (Baritone); Hilde Konetzni (Voice); Renata Tebaldi (Voice)
  • Conductor: Lovro Matacic
  • Notes: Composition written: 1896.
  • Running Time: 95 min. 54 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1896
  • Studio/Live: Live