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Tutto Verdi Operas Vol 3, 1855-1893 [11-DVDs]

Release Date: 10/29/2013 
Label:  C Major   Catalog #: 726208  
Composer:  Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Carlos AlvarezNina StemmeNadia KrastevaAlastair Miles,   ... 
Conductor:  Massimo ZanettiZubin MehtaRiccardo MutiDaniele Callegari,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Parma Teatro Regio OrchestraParma Teatro Regio ChorusVienna State Opera Chorus,   ... 
Number of Discs: 11 
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“The Tutto Verdi series, in its goal of being complete, makes it possible to not only hear but see performances of works one seldom encounters outside of Parma...One does not have to be a Verdi completist like me to find a lot to enjoy in Tutto Verdi. The rarities are worth knowing to expand your sense of the composer’s output. The seven operas with Nucci are fascinating on so many levels, not the least of which is that his younger colleagues respond to his work not by being in awe but by allowing themselves to dig deeper and bring their performances to a higher plain than they imagined they were capable of. What would Peppino say?” – Fred
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Giuseppe Verdi
TUTTO VERDI – The Operas, Vol. 3 (1855–1893)
(11-DVD Box Disc Set)

I Vespri Siciliani (Teatro Regio di Parma, 2010)
Simon Boccanegra (Teatro Regio di Parma, 2010)
Un Ballo in Maschera (Teatro Regio di Parma, 2011)
La Forza del Destino (Teatro Regio di Parma, 2011)
Don Carlo (Teatro Comunale di Modena, 2012)
Aida (Teatro Regio di Parma, 2012)
Otello (Salzburg Festival, 2008)
Falstaff (Teatro Regio di Parma, 2011)

- Introduction to each opera

Picture format: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: PCM Stereo / DTS 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: Italian, English, German, French, Spanish, Chinese, Korean, Japanese
Running time: 20 hours 41 mins (operas) + 1 hour 27 mins (bonus)
No. of DVDs: 11 (DVD 9)

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Works on This Recording

I vespri siciliani by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Massimo Zanetti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Parma Teatro Regio Orchestra,  Parma Teatro Regio Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855; Italy 
La forza del destino by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Carlos Alvarez (Baritone), Nina Stemme (Soprano), Nadia Krasteva (Mezzo Soprano),
Alastair Miles (Bass), Tiziano Bracci (Bass), Elisabeta Marin (Soprano),
Salvatore Licitra (Tenor), Dan Paul Dumitrescu (Bass)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
Otello by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Carlos Alvarez (Baritone), Marina Poplavskaya (Soprano), Antonello Ceron (Tenor),
Barbara Di Castri (Mezzo Soprano), Aleksandrs Antonenko (Tenor), Mikhail Petrenko (Bass)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra,  Salzburg Festival Children's Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Italy 
Simon Boccanegra by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Francesco Meli (Tenor), Leo Nucci (Baritone), Paolo Pecchioli (Bass),
Tamar Iveri (Soprano), Roberto Scandiuzzi (Bass)
Conductor:  Daniele Callegari
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Parma Teatro Regio Orchestra,  Parma Teatro Regio Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857; Italy 
Don Carlos by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Giacomo Prestia (Baritone), Cellia Costea (Soprano), Mario Malagnini (Tenor),
Irene Candelier (Soprano), Simone Piazzola (Baritone)
Conductor:  Fabrizio Ventura
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emilia Regional Municipal Theatre Orchestra,  Amadeus Lyric Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867/1886 
Falstaff by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Romina Tomasoni (Mezzo Soprano), Svetla Vassileva (Soprano), Barbara Bargnesi (Soprano),
Daniela Pini (Soprano), Antonio Gandía (Tenor), Ambrogio Maestri (Baritone)
Conductor:  Andrea Battistoni
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Parma Teatro Regio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Un ballo in maschera by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Filippo Polinelli (Bass), Kirstin Lewis (Soprano), Vladimir Stoyanov (Baritone),
Francesco Meli (Tenor), Elisabetta Fiorillo (Mezzo Soprano), Serena Gamberoni (Soprano),
Antonio Barbargallo ()
Conductor:  Gianluigi Gelmetti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Parma Teatro Regio Orchestra,  Parma Teatro Regio Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Italy 
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  George Andguladze (), Mariana Pentcheva (Alto), Walter Fraccaro (Tenor),
Susanna Brachini (Soprano), Alberto Gazale (Baritone), Carlo Malinverno (Bass)
Conductor:  Antonino Fogliani
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Parma Teatro Regio Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 

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