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Opera In English - Mozart: Idomeneo / Parry, Ford, Et Al


Release Date: 02/24/2004 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 3103   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Clive BayleyDiana MontagueRyland DaviesRebecca Evans,   ... 
Conductor:  David Parry
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opera North ChorusOpera North Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 30 Mins. 

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This recording of 'Iodmeneo', with an English language libretto by David Parry, features some of today's finest singers. There are comparatively few recordings of this great opera, and this one has the advantage of being available on two CDs, and at mid-price. Recorded in: Leeds Town Hall 23-27 June 2003 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Michael Common (Assistant) This recording of 'Iodmeneo', with an English language libretto by David Parry, features some of today's finest singers. There are comparatively few recordings of this great opera, and this one has the advantage of being available on two CDs, and at mid-price. Recorded in: Leeds Town Hall 23-27 June 2003 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Michael Common (Assistant) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Idomeneo, K 366 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Clive Bayley (Bass), Diana Montague (Mezzo Soprano), Ryland Davies (Tenor),
Rebecca Evans (Soprano), Susan Patterson (Soprano), Nicolai Gedda (Tenor),
Bruce Ford (Tenor)
Conductor:  David Parry
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opera North Chorus,  Opera North Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781; Munich, Germany 
Venue:  Town Hall, Leeds, England 
Language: English 
Notes: Town Hall, Leeds, England (06/23/2003 - 06/27/2003) 

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