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Arena Di Verona - Verdi: Aida; Bizet: Carmen; Puccini: Tosca

Giuseppe / Santi / Chiara / Johannsson / Zajick
Release Date: 06/26/2012 
Label:  Arthaus Musik   Catalog #: 107520  
Composer:  Giuseppe VerdiGeorges BizetGiacomo Puccini
Performer:  Kristijan JohannssonJuan PonsMaria ChiaraDolora Zajic,   ... 
Conductor:  Nello SantiAlain LombardDaniel Oren
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Verona Teatro Arena OrchestraVerona Teatro Arena ChorusBenjamin Britten Children's Choir
Number of Discs: 4 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

ARENA DI VERONA - Opera Edition

LIVE RECORDINGS FROM THE ARENA DI VERONA

Arena di Verona 1992
GIUSEPPE VERDI - AIDA
MARIA CHIARA, KRISTJÁN JÓHANNSSON, DOLORA ZAJICK, JUAN PONS, NICOLA GHIUSELEV
Orchestra and Chorus of the Arena di Verona
Conducted by NELLO SANTI
Stage Direction by GIANFRANCO DE BOSIO

Arena di Verona 2003
GEORGE BIZET - CARMEN
MARINA DOMASHENKO, MARCO BERTI, MAYA DASHUK, RAYMOND ACETO
Orchestra and Chorus of the Arena di Verona
Conducted by ALAIN LOMBARD
Stage Direction by FRANCO ZEFFIRELLI

Arena di Verona 2006
GIACOMO PUCCINI - TOSCA
FIORENZA CEDOLINS, MARCELO ÁLVAREZ, RUGGERO RAIMONDI
Orchestra and Chorus of the Arena di Verona
Conducted by DANIEL
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Stage Direction by HUGO DE ANA

Arthaus Musik presents three legendary outstanding operas from the Arena di Verona Festival featuring star conductors as Nello Santi and Daniel Oren. Zeffirelli's interpretation of Carmen shows us the masterpiece of the French composer. The Aida staging by Gianfranco De Bosio was seen and loved by thousands of opera lovers throughout the world. Star singers as the Italian soprano Fiorenza Cedolins, Marcelo Álvarez, Ruggero Raimondi or Maria Chiara show us the highest performance quality of Italian and French opera during the last decades.

Sound Format: PCM Stereo , DD 5.1, DTS 5.1
(Carmen, Tosca) / PCM Stereo, DD 5.1 (Aida)
Picture Format: 16:9 (4:3 only Aida)
DVD Format: 3 x DVD 9 & 1 x DVD 5, NTSC
Subtitle Languages: Italian, English, German, French, Spanish
Running Time: over 415 mins
Region Code: 0 (all region) Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Kristijan Johannsson (Tenor), Juan Pons (Baritone), Maria Chiara (Soprano),
Dolora Zajic (Mezzo Soprano), Nicolai Ghiuselev (Bass)
Conductor:  Nello Santi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Verona Teatro Arena Orchestra,  Verona Teatro Arena Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1992 
Venue:  Arena di Verona, Italy 
2. Carmen by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Maya Dashuk (Soprano), Marina Domashenko (Mezzo Soprano), Marco Berti (Tenor),
Raymond Aceto (Bass)
Conductor:  Alain Lombard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Verona Teatro Arena Orchestra,  Verona Teatro Arena Chorus,  Benjamin Britten Children's Choir
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
3. Tosca by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Ruggero Raimondi (Bass), Giuliano Pelizon (Baritone), Fabio Previati (Baritone),
Marco Spotti (Bass), Marcelo Alvarez (Tenor), Enrico Facini (Tenor),
Fiorenza Cedolins (Soprano)
Conductor:  Daniel Oren
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Verona Teatro Arena Orchestra,  Verona Teatro Arena Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 

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