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Mozart: The Da Ponte Operas / Riccardo Muti, Et Al


Release Date: 11/05/2002 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 75535   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Maria BierbaumberFranco De GrandisElisabeth Kudrna-SchreiThomas Allen,   ... 
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraVienna State Opera Chorus Konzertvereinigung
Number of Discs: 9 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Three of Mozart's most popular operas -- Le nozze di Figaro, Don Giovanni, and Così fan tutte, conducted by leading opera maestro Riccardo Muti in performances from Vienna and Salzburg, are here available in one inexpensive set.

English synopses and liner notes are included in the booklet. There is not a full libretto.
Three of Mozart's most popular operas -- Le nozze di Figaro, Don Giovanni, and Così fan tutte, conducted by leading opera maestro Riccardo Muti in performances from Vienna and Salzburg, are here available in one inexpensive set.

English synopses and liner notes are included in the booklet. There is not a full libretto.
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Works on This Recording

1. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Maria Bierbaumber (Soprano), Franco De Grandis (Baritone), Elisabeth Kudrna-Schrei (Soprano),
Thomas Allen (Baritone), Ann Murray (Mezzo Soprano), Jorma Hynninen (Baritone),
Kathleen Battle (Soprano), Kurt Rydl (Bass), Alejandro Ramirez (Tenor),
Mariana Nicolesco (Soprano), Ernesto Gavazzi (Tenor), Patrizia Pace (Soprano),
Margaret Price (Soprano)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra,  Vienna State Opera Chorus Konzertvereinigung
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Language: Italian 
2. Don Giovanni, K 527 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Samuel Ramey (Bass), Susanne Mentzer (Mezzo Soprano), Natale de Carolis (Bass Baritone),
Cheryl Studer (Soprano), William Shimell (Baritone), Robert Kettelson (Fortepiano),
Carol Vaness (Soprano), Frank Lopardo (Tenor), Jan-Hendrik Rootering (Bass)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra,  Vienna State Opera Chorus Konzertvereinigung
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Prague 
Venue:  Musikverein Hall, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 171 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: Musikverein Hall, Vienna, Austria (11/03/1990 - 11/11/1990) 
3. Così fan tutte, K 588 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Agnes Baltsa (Mezzo Soprano), Margaret Marshall (Soprano), José Van Dam (Bass),
Kathleen Battle (Soprano), Francisco Araiza (Tenor), James Morris (Baritone)
Conductor:  Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1790; Vienna, Austria 
Language: Italian 

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 A super box set June 1, 2013 By jose carlos c freire FREIRE (PESQUEIRA , PERNAMBUCO) See All My Reviews "One of the best box set I have listen. Muti is definitely The Mozartian Maestro. The price was the Best Possible." Report Abuse
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