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Vivaldi Ma Non Solo / Scimone, Paparizou, I Solisti Veneti

Marita Paparizou, Claudio Scimone
Release Date: 06/19/2012 
Label:  Md&g (Dabringhaus & Grimm)   Catalog #: 6091744   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Antonio VivaldiGeorge Frideric HandelFerdinando Bertoni
Performer:  Marita Paparizou
Conductor:  Claudio Scimone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Solisti Veneti
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Love, revenge, grief, wrath – audiences always respond with enthusiasm to the most deeply felt emotions when they are shown on the stage. Marita Paparizou, a Greek mezzo-soprano and a genuine coloratura marvel, presents compelling performances in great roles in theaters around the world. The proven baroque opera experts of I Solisti Veneti join her for her aria album. Their recordings under the conductor Claudio Scimone have opened a new chapter in interpretation history. Love, revenge, grief, wrath – audiences always respond with enthusiasm to the most deeply felt emotions when they are shown on the stage. Marita Paparizou, a Greek mezzo-soprano and a genuine coloratura marvel, presents compelling performances in great roles in theaters around the world. The proven baroque opera experts of I Solisti Veneti join her for her aria album. Their recordings under the conductor Claudio Scimone have opened a new chapter in interpretation history. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Orlando furioso, RV 728: Nel profondo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Marita Paparizou (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Claudio Scimone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Solisti Veneti
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; Venice, Italy 
2.
Orlando furioso, RV 728: Sorge l'irato nembo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Marita Paparizou (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Claudio Scimone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Solisti Veneti
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1727; Venice, Italy 
3.
Stabat Mater in F minor, RV 621 by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Marita Paparizou (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Claudio Scimone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Solisti Veneti
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
4.
Teseo, HWV 9: Moriró, ma vendicata by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Marita Paparizou (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Claudio Scimone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Solisti Veneti
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1712; London, England 
5.
Farnace, RV 711: Gelido in ogni vena by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Marita Paparizou (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Claudio Scimone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Solisti Veneti
Period: Baroque 
6.
Orfeo ed Euridice: Addio, o miei sospiri by Ferdinando Bertoni
Performer:  Marita Paparizou (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Claudio Scimone
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Solisti Veneti
Period: Baroque 
Written: Italy 
Notes: "Addio, o miei sospiri" is an adaptation of "Sò che dal ciel descende," Amenaide's aria from Bertoni‘s opera Tancredi, also used in Gluck's as well as Bertoni's "Orfeo ed Euridice," finale Act I. 

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