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Mozart: Nozze Di Figaro / Maazel, Sciutti, Lear, Guden, Fischer-dieskau

Mozart: Nozze Di Figaro / Various
Release Date: 06/01/2010 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4519  
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  John Van KesterenGeraint EvansEvelyn LearGraziella Sciutti,   ... 
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera ChorusVienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Le Nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro) (Mozart)

Maestro Lorin Maazel leads the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra and an all-star cast in this celebrated 1963 Salzburg production. Singers for this live performance include Graziella Sciutti, Hilde Güden, Evelyn Lear, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, and Geraint Evans. The production is directed by Gustav Rudolf Sellner and designed by Michael Raffaelli. 180 minutes, Black & white, mono, subtitles in English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish. All regions.

Le Nozze di Figaro
Opera in Four Acts
Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Libretto by Lorenzo da Ponte

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Chorus of the Vienna State
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Lorin Maazel, conductor

Salzburg Festival 1963
Stage Director: Gustav Rudolf Sellner
Production design: Michael Raffaelli

Cast:
Susanna: Graziella Sciutti
Countess: Hilde Güden
Cherubino: Evelyn Lear
Count Almaviva: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
Figaro: Geraint Evans
Basilio: John van Kesteren
Bartolo: Peter Lagger
Marzellina: Patricia Johnson
Antonio: Siegfried Rudolf Frese
Barbarina: Barbara Vogel
Don Curzio: Martin Vantin
First Flower Girl: Evelyn La Bruce
Second Flower Girl: Margaret Nessel
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Works on This Recording

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Le nozze di Figaro, K 492 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  John Van Kesteren (Tenor), Geraint Evans (Baritone), Evelyn Lear (Soprano),
Graziella Sciutti (Soprano), Hilde Gueden (Soprano), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone),
Peter Lagger (Bass), Patricia Johnson (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 

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