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New Year's Concert 2008

Verdi / Rossini / Puccini / Abbado
Release Date: 04/01/2008 
Label:  Hardy Classics   Catalog #: 4029  
Composer:  Giuseppe VerdiGioachino RossiniGiacomo PucciniRuggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Barbara FrittoliFerruccio FurlanettoWalter Fraccaro
Conductor:  Roberto Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice OrchestraVenice Teatro la Fenice Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Conductor Roberto Abbado leads the Orchestra and Chorus of the Teatro La Fenice and soloists soprano Barbara Frittoli, tenor Walter Fraccaro, and bass Ferruccio Furlanetto in a program of arias and overtures by Verdi, Rossini, Leoncavallo, and Puccini. Recorded live on January 1, 2008 at the Teatro La Fenice in Venice, Italy. Color, Stereo, 110 min., All regions. Conductor Roberto Abbado leads the Orchestra and Chorus of the Teatro La Fenice and soloists soprano Barbara Frittoli, tenor Walter Fraccaro, and bass Ferruccio Furlanetto in a program of arias and overtures by Verdi, Rossini, Leoncavallo, and Puccini. Recorded live on January 1, 2008 at the Teatro La Fenice in Venice, Italy. Color, Stereo, 110 min., All regions. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Luisa Miller: Overture by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Roberto Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Italy 
2.
I vespri siciliani: Ballet Music "The Four Seasons" by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Roberto Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855; Italy 
3.
Guillaume Tell: Overture - Finale by Gioachino Rossini
Conductor:  Roberto Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Italy 
4.
La forza del destino: La Vergine degli angeli by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Barbara Frittoli (Soprano), Ferruccio Furlanetto (Bass)
Conductor:  Roberto Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
5.
Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Walter Fraccaro (Tenor)
Conductor:  Roberto Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
6.
I Pagliacci: Intermezzo by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Conductor:  Roberto Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
7.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: La calunnia è un venticello by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Ferruccio Furlanetto (Bass)
Conductor:  Roberto Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1816; Italy 
8.
Prelude for Orchestra by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor:  Roberto Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1876; Lucca, Italy 
9.
Aida: Ritorna vincitor! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Barbara Frittoli (Soprano)
Conductor:  Roberto Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
10.
Aida: Gloria all' Egitto by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Roberto Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra,  Venice Teatro la Fenice Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
11.
I vespri siciliani: O tu, Palermo by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Ferruccio Furlanetto (Bass)
Conductor:  Roberto Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855; Italy 
12.
Nabucco: Va, pensiero by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Roberto Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra,  Venice Teatro la Fenice Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Italy 
13.
La traviata: Libiamo ne' lieti calici "Brindisi" by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Barbara Frittoli (Soprano), Walter Fraccaro (Tenor), Ferruccio Furlanetto (Bass)
Conductor:  Roberto Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 

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