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Donizetti: L'assedio Di Calais / Parry, Du Plessis, Jones


Release Date: 05/21/1996 
Label:  Opera Rara   Catalog #: 9   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  John TreleavenNuccia FocileDella JonesRico Serbo,   ... 
Conductor:  David Parry
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia OrchestraGeoffrey Mitchell Choir
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The first performance in 150 years of an opera considered to be Donizetti's most interesting and forward-looking work. As a result of this recording, staged revivals have been given in Italy, England and Ireland. 'One of the most invigorating of all the complete opera recordings made over the years by this enterprising organization' - Penguin CD & DVD Guide The first performance in 150 years of an opera considered to be Donizetti's most interesting and forward-looking work. As a result of this recording, staged revivals have been given in Italy, England and Ireland. 'One of the most invigorating of all the complete opera recordings made over the years by this enterprising organization' - Penguin CD & DVD Guide Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
L'Assedio di Calais by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  John Treleaven (Tenor), Nuccia Focile (Soprano), Della Jones (Mezzo Soprano),
Rico Serbo (Tenor), Paul Nilon (Tenor), Russel Smythe (Baritone),
Ian Platt (Baritone), Mark Glanville (Bass), Eiddwen Harrhy (Soprano),
Christian Du Plessis (Baritone), Norman Bailey (Baritone)
Conductor:  David Parry
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra,  Geoffrey Mitchell Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1988 
Language: Italian 

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