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Rossini: Semiramide / Bonynge, Sutherland, Horne, Et Al


Release Date: 08/31/2004 
Label:  Vai Audio   Catalog #: 1223   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Guus HoekmanAndré MontalJoseph RouleauDame Joan Sutherland,   ... 
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opera Company of Boston
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 42 Mins. 

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Bel Canto superstars Joan Sutherland and Marilyn Horne star in this 1965 Boston Opera production that pre-dates the pair's famed studio recording. During this period, Sutherland and Horne set new standards for singing and set the stage for the revival of many rarely-heard masterpieces. Richard Bonynge cond. 3 CDs, Stereo. Joan Sutherland - Semiramide Marilyn Horne - Arsace Joseph Rouleau - Assur Andre Montal - Idreno Guus Hoekman - Oroe Bel Canto superstars Joan Sutherland and Marilyn Horne star in this 1965 Boston Opera production that pre-dates the pair's famed studio recording. During this period, Sutherland and Horne set new standards for singing and set the stage for the revival of many rarely-heard masterpieces. Richard Bonynge cond. 3 CDs, Stereo. Joan Sutherland - Semiramide Marilyn Horne - Arsace Joseph Rouleau - Assur Andre Montal - Idreno Guus Hoekman - Oroe Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Semiramide by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Guus Hoekman (Bass), André Montal (Tenor), Joseph Rouleau (Bass),
Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Marilyn Horne (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Opera Company of Boston
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/05/1965 
Venue:  Live  Boston Opera Company, Boston, MA 
Language: Italian 

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