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Puccini: Il tabarro / Price, Domingo, Leinsdorf, New Philharmonia Orchestra


Release Date: 10/06/2017 
Label:  Sony   Catalog #: 88985436162  
Composer:  Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Sherrill MilnesPlacido DomingoLeontyne Price
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Alldis ChoirNew Philharmonia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Works on This Recording

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Il Tabarro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Placido Domingo (Tenor), Leontyne Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  John Alldis Choir,  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 

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 A spectcular recording April 15, 2019 By James Wood (Acton, MA) See All My Reviews "Everything about this recording of Il tabarro jumps out and convinces you that the critics who rate it very highly among Puccini's works are completely correct. First the singers--it would be difficult if not impossible to select singers as perfect as Price, Domingo and Milnes. The recording was made in 1971, and all three were at their peak--though given Domingo's longevity, his peak lasted for decades. Leinsdorf's conducting is also superb--details in the orchestration pop out--his touch is delicate when it needs to be and powerful when called for. This is a fairly recent re-release of a recording first released in 1972 on LP. I don't know how I missed it at the time, but if you don't have it, get it." Report Abuse
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