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De Giosa: Don Checco / Colaianni, Beltrami, Orchestra Internazionale d'Italia


Release Date: 04/29/2016 
Label:  Dynamic   Catalog #: 7737   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Nicola de Giosa
Performer:  Francesco CastoroCarmine MonacoDomenico ColaianniCarolina Lippo,   ... 
Conductor:  Matteo Beltrami
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Transylvania State Philharmonic ChorusOrchestra Internazionale d’Italia
Number of Discs: 2 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This two-act opera buffa is presented here in its world premiere recording on a two-disc set. Don Checco is an example of the best comic tradition of the 19th century Neapolitan musical theater. Performers on this recording include Orchestra Internazionale d’Italia and Coro della Filarmonica di Stato "Transilvania" di Cluj-Napoca. Along with Verdi’s La traviata, this opera became the most performed opera of the 19th century. This two-act opera buffa is presented here in its world premiere recording on a two-disc set. Don Checco is an example of the best comic tradition of the 19th century Neapolitan musical theater. Performers on this recording include Orchestra Internazionale d’Italia and Coro della Filarmonica di Stato "Transilvania" di Cluj-Napoca. Along with Verdi’s La traviata, this opera became the most performed opera of the 19th century. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Don Checco by Nicola de Giosa
Performer:  Francesco Castoro (Voice), Carmine Monaco (Bass Baritone), Domenico Colaianni (Baritone),
Carolina Lippo (Soprano), Rocco Cavalluzzi (Bass), Paolo Cauteruccio (Countertenor)
Conductor:  Matteo Beltrami
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Transylvania State Philharmonic Chorus,  Orchestra Internazionale d’Italia

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