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Mozart: Don Giovanni / Montanari, Arena di Verona [Blu-ray]


Release Date: 08/23/2019 
Label:  C Major   Catalog #: 751904  
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Alex EspositoMaria Jose SiriSaimir PirguIrina Lungu,   ... 
Conductor:  Stefano Montanari
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Verona Teatro Arena OrchestraVerona Teatro Arena Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
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Mozart’s Don Giovanni, in the beautiful staging by legendary Franco Zeffirelli, is a spectacle with a strong anaesthetising component, and a feast for the eyes. In this production “Zeffirelli returns to a representative Super classic line, renewing the complex mechanisms of almost all his other productions” (Il corriere musicale) with “beautiful classic costumes by Maurizio Millenotti and lights by Paolo Mazzon” (L'ape musicale). Carlos Álvarez is “of beautiful voice” (GP Opera) and “presumably today’s
Read more best Don Giovanni” (L'ape musicale) while “Irina Lungu is one of the best lyric sopranes” (L'ape musicale). “Donna Elvira, being sung by Maria José Siri was clearly and advantageously represented by her mellow and beguiling voice.” (MTG Lirica)
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Works on This Recording

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Don Giovanni, K 527 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Alex Esposito (Bass), Maria Jose Siri (Soprano), Saimir Pirgu (Tenor),
Irina Lungu (Soprano), Rafal Siwek (Bass), Carlos Alvarez (Baritone),
Christian Senn (Bass), Natalia Roman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Stefano Montanari
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Verona Teatro Arena Orchestra,  Verona Teatro Arena Chorus
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Prague 

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