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Donizetti: Lucia Di Lammermoor / Scotto, Bergonzi

Donizetti / Scotto / Bergonzi / Zanasi / Bartolett
Release Date: 05/29/2007 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4418  
Composer:  Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Angelo MarchiandiMirella FiorentiniPlinio ClabassiRenata Scotto,   ... 
Conductor:  Bruno Bartoletti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NHK Symphony Orchestra TokyoTokyo Philharmonic Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
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Legendary opera stars Renata Scotto and Carlo Bergonzi are in peak form in this magnificent live 1967 performance of Donizetti’s bel canto masterpiece. The cast also includes Mario Zanasi as Enrico and Plinio Clabassi as Raimondo. The NHK Symphony Orchestra and Tokyo Philharmonic Chorus are under the direction of Maestro Bruno Bartoletti. DVD Bonus: The Finale of the Garden Scene from Gounod’s Faust starring Alfredo Kraus, Renata Scotto, and Nicolai Ghiaurov.

Subtitles in English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish. Color, 138 minutes.

Opera in Three Acts
Music by Gaetano Donizetti
Libretto by Salvatore Cammarano

Lucia: Renata Scotto
Edgardo: Carlo
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Enrico: Mario Zanasi
Raimondo: Plinio Clabassi
Arturo: Angelo Marchiandi
Alisa: Mirella Fiorentini
Normanno: Giuseppe Baratti
The NHK Symphony Orchestra
Tokyo Philharmonic Chorus
Bruno Bartoletti, conductor

Live Performance, September 1967

Tokyo Bunka Kaikan
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Works on This Recording

Lucia di Lammermoor by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Angelo Marchiandi (Tenor), Mirella Fiorentini (Mezzo Soprano), Plinio Clabassi (Bass),
Renata Scotto (Soprano), Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor), Mario Zanasi (Baritone),
Giuseppe Baratti (Tenor)
Conductor:  Bruno Bartoletti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NHK Symphony Orchestra Tokyo,  Tokyo Philharmonic Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1967 
Venue:  Tokyo Bunka Kaikan 

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