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Caballero: El duo de La Africana / Lopez-Cobos, Titular del Teatro Real


Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 476300  
Composer:  Manuel F. Caballero
Performer:  Ana María SánchezEsperanza RoyIsabel ReyGuillermo Orozco,   ... 
Conductor:  Jesús Lopez-Cobos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Titular Del Teatro Real ChorusTitular Del Teatro Real Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Deutsche Grammophon brings to the table in a luxury edition a new recording of El dúo de La Africana, a work close to the heart of género chico [a form of zarzuela]... The cast is led by the brilliant Luis Álvarez, with the workmanlike María Rodriguez and Guillermo Orozco in support... [The 2nd] disc includes as appendices the "auditions" that impresario Cherubini granted to four outstanding artists in the New Year's Eve performance. Including the dialogue is something relatively novel in zarzuela recordings... [It] is accompanied by a bilingual Spanish/English booklet containing besides the plot synopsis and complete libretto an interesting essay on this zarzuela by Nuria Blanco Read more Álvarez, a specialist on Manuel Fernández Caballero's music.

-- Ignacio Jassa Haro, www.zarzuela.net [2005] Read less

Works on This Recording

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El dúo de la africana by Manuel F. Caballero
Performer:  Ana María Sánchez (Soprano), Esperanza Roy (Voice), Isabel Rey (Soprano),
Guillermo Orozco (Tenor), Maria Rodriguez (Soprano), Luis Alvarez (Bass),
Maria Jose Montiel (Soprano)
Conductor:  Jesús Lopez-Cobos
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Titular Del Teatro Real Chorus,  Titular Del Teatro Real Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1893; Spain 

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