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Opera Exclusive - Puccini's Femmes Fatales

Puccini / Guleghina / Cedolins / Devol / Cura
Release Date: 07/28/2009 
Label:  Tdk   Catalog #: 7  
Composer:  Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  José CuraMaria GuleghinaLuigi RoniGloria Banditelli,   ... 
Conductor:  Riccardo MutiDaniel OrenGiuliano Carella
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala OrchestraMilan Teatro alla Scala ChorusVerona Teatro Arena Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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OPERA EXCLUSIVE
Puccini's Femmes Fatales
(3 DVD Box set)

Giacomo Puccini
MANON LESCAUT

Manon Lescaut – Maria Guleghina
Remato Des Grieux – José Cura
Lescaut – Lucio Gallo
Geronte – Luigi Roni
Edmondo – Marco Berti
L'oste – Orazio Mori
Un musico – Gloria Banditelli
Il maestro di ballo –Mario Bolognesi
Un lampionaio – Ernesto Gavazzi
Un comandante di Marina – Ernesto Panariello
Un sergente – Sivestro Sammaritano

Milan La Scala Chorus
Milan La Scala Orchestra
Riccardo Muti, conductor

Liliana Cavani, stage director

Recorded live at the Teatro alla
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Giacomo Puccini
TOSCA

Floria Tosca – Fiorenza Cedolins
Mario Cavaradossi – Marcelo Alvarez
Il barone Scarpia – Ruggero Raimondi
Cesare Angelotti – Marco Spotti
Il sagrestano – Fabio Previati
Spoletta – Enrico Facini
Sciarrone – Giuliano Pelizon
Un carceriere – Angelo Nardinocchi
Un pastorello – Ottavia Dorrucci

Coro e Orchestra dell'Arena di Verona (chorus master: Marco Faelli)
Coro di voci bianche "A.Li.Ve" (conductor: Paolo Facincani)
Daniel Oren, conductor

Hugo de Ana, stage director

Recorded live at the Arena di Verona, July 2006

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Giacomo Puccini
TURANDOT

La principessa Turandot – Luana de Vol
L'imperatore Altoum – Josep Ruiz
Timur – Stefano Palatchi
Calaf – Franco Farina
Liù – Barbara Frittoli
Ping – Lluís Sintes
Pang – Francisco Vas
Pong – David Alegret
Un Mandarino – Philip Cutlip

Liceu Grand Theatre Chorus
Liceu Grand Theatre Symphony Orchestra
Giuliano Carella, conductor

Núria Espert, stage director

Recorded at the Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona, 2004.

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Picture format: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: PCM Stereo / Dolby Digital 5.1 / DTS 5.1
Region code: 0 (Worldwide)
Menu language: English
Subtitles: English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, (+ Catalan for Turandot)
Running time: 6 hours 44 mins
No. of DVDs: 3 (DVD 9)
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Works on This Recording

1. Manon Lescaut by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  José Cura (Tenor), Maria Guleghina (Soprano), Luigi Roni (Bass),
Gloria Banditelli (Mezzo Soprano), Marco Berti (Tenor), Lucio Gallo (Baritone),
Orazio Mori (Bass)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra,  Milan Teatro alla Scala Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/1998 
Venue:  Teatro alla Scala, Milan 
2. Tosca by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Marcelo Alvarez (Tenor), Enrico Facini (Tenor), Fabio Previati (Baritone),
Fiorenza Cedolins (Soprano), Marco Spotti (Bass), Ruggero Raimondi (Bass)
Conductor:  Daniel Oren
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Verona Teatro Arena Orchestra,  Verona Teatro Arena Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Date of Recording: 07/2006 
Venue:  Arena di Verona 
3. Turandot by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Franco Farina (Tenor), Luana De Vol (Soprano), Stefano Palatchi (Bass),
Lluis Sintes (Baritone), Barbara Frittoli (Soprano), Francisco Vas (Bass),
Philip Cutlip (Bass)
Conductor:  Giuliano Carella
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Barcelona Teatro Liceu Orchestra,  Barcelona Teatro Liceu Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Date of Recording: 2004 
Venue:  Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona 

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