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Verdi: Famous Overtures


Release Date: 09/13/2000 
Label:  Eloquence   Catalog #: 468183   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraSanta Cecilia Academy Rome OrchestraBerlin Deutsche Oper Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

A superb collection of Verdi overtures, marvellously performed by the one-and-only Vienna Philharmonic in sumptuous readings by the late Giuseppe Sinopoli. A superb collection of Verdi overtures, marvellously performed by the one-and-only Vienna Philharmonic in sumptuous readings by the late Giuseppe Sinopoli. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
La forza del destino: Overture by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862/1869; Italy 
2.
Aida: Act 1 Prelude by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
3.
Attila: Prelude by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846; Italy 
4.
La traviata: Act 1 Prelude by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
5.
Luisa Miller: Overture by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Italy 
6.
Un ballo in maschera: Act 1 Prelude by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Italy 
7.
Nabucco: Overture by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Italy 
8.
La traviata: Act 3 Prelude by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
9.
Rigoletto: Prelude by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Santa Cecilia Academy Rome Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
10.
Macbeth: Act 1 Prelude by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Deutsche Oper Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847/1865; Italy 
11.
I vespri siciliani: Overture by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855; Italy 

Sound Samples

La forza del destino: Overture (Sinfonia)
Aida: Overture
Attila: Overture
La traviata / Act 1: Prelude
Luisa Miller: Overture
Un ballo in maschera: Overture
Nabucco: Overture
La traviata / Act 3: Prelude
Rigoletto: Overture (Preludio)
Macbeth: Overture (Preludio)
I vespri siciliani: Overture

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