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Giordano: Fedora / Dessi, Galli, Carlo Felice Theatre Orchestra


Release Date: 01/19/2018 
Label:  Dynamic   Catalog #: 7772  
Composer:  Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Daria KovalenkoDaniela DessiFabio ArmiliatoMargherita Rotondi,   ... 
Conductor:  Valerio Galli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Carlo Felice Theatre OrchestraCarlo Felice Theatre Chorus
Number of Discs: 2 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This new release is homage to a great Italian soprano, Daniela Dessì, who passed away last year, just one year after these performances at Teatro Carlo Felice in Genoa. This is a superb interpretation of this signature role of her long artistic career. Daniela Dessì was considered one of the world’s leading sopranos and a reference point for the Verdi, Puccini and Verismo repertoire. Thanks to the beauty of her voice, a strong technique and an intense dramatic talent, she was able to sing from Monteverdi to Prokofiev, performing in more than seventy different operas. This versatility has significantly been underlined when, in 2011, she was awarded with the Prize Belcanto “Celletti”, recognized as an “absolute soprano”. In this Read more production of Umberto Giordano’s Fedora, she is joined by an all-star cast, including Fabio Armiliato and Daria Kovalenko. Read less

Works on This Recording

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Fedora by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Daria Kovalenko (Soprano), Daniela Dessi (Soprano), Fabio Armiliato (Tenor),
Margherita Rotondi (Soprano), Alfonso Antoniozzi (Baritone), Manuel Pierattelli (Tenor)
Conductor:  Valerio Galli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Carlo Felice Theatre Orchestra,  Carlo Felice Theatre Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Italy 

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