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The Glass Mountain / Gobbi, Rizzieri

Release Date: 02/15/2005 
Label:  Bel Canto Society   Catalog #: 538  
Composer:  Nino Rota
Performer:  Tito GobbiElena Rizzieri
Conductor:  Louis Levy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"The Glass Mountain" ("La Montagna Di Cristallo") Music by Nino Rota. Additional songs by Elizabeth Anthony and Vivian Lambelet. Starring: Tito Gobbi, Elena Rizzieri, Michael Denison, Dulcie Gray, Valentina Cortese and Sebastian Shaw. Chorus and Orchestra of Teatro La Fenice; Ferrara; Louis Levy, conducting. Includes songs plus arias from "The Glass Mountain" by Nino Rota. Made in the U.K. and Italy, with sequences shot in La Fenice. Dialog in English (not dubbed), singing in Italian. (1950). 99m.
Plus highlights from "Lucia di Lammermoor" by Gaetano Donizetti: Gobbi and voices of Rossi, Prandelli (Edgardo), Valletti (Arturo), Neroni; Questa; Rome Opera Chor. & Orch. Italian, with some English narration. (1948). 23m. B&W. PCM audio DVD
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Works on This Recording

The Glass Mountain: Excerpt(s) by Nino Rota
Performer:  Tito Gobbi (Tenor), Elena Rizzieri (Soprano)
Conductor:  Louis Levy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Studio Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: by 1949 

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