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Puccini: La Fanciulla Del West / Santi, Domingo, Neblett

Puccini / Domingo / Neblett
Release Date: 11/18/2003 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 2038  
Composer:  Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Gwynne HowellCarol NeblettPlacido DomingoRobert Lloyd
Conductor:  Nello Santi
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Puccini's penultimate opera, which marked a new stylish departure for him, is set at the height of the California gold rush. In this performance, Carol Neblett sings the role of Minnie, "The Girl of the Golden West," and Placido Domingo is as ignitable as ever in the role of Dick Johnson, alias the bandit, Ramirez. Also starring Silvano Carroli, Robert Lloyd, Gwynne Howell. Performed at the Royal Opera, Covent Garden, conducted by Nello Santi. Sung in Italian, with subtitles available in English, German, and Spanish. NTSC, Region 1, Full Screen 4:3, Dolby Digital Stereo. Puccini's penultimate opera, which marked a new stylish departure for him, is set at the height of the California gold rush. In this performance, Carol Neblett sings the role of Minnie, "The Girl of the Golden West," and Placido Domingo is as ignitable as ever in the role of Dick Johnson, alias the bandit, Ramirez. Also starring Silvano Carroli, Robert Lloyd, Gwynne Howell. Performed at the Royal Opera, Covent Garden, conducted by Nello Santi. Sung in Italian, with subtitles available in English, German, and Spanish. NTSC, Region 1, Full Screen 4:3, Dolby Digital Stereo. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. La Fanciulla del West by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Gwynne Howell (Bass), Carol Neblett (Soprano), Placido Domingo (Tenor),
Robert Lloyd (Bass)
Conductor:  Nello Santi
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Italy 

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