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Donizetti: Rita / Ledda, Torriani, Quagliata, Giacchetta


Release Date: 03/15/2011 
Label:  Kicco Classics   Catalog #: 9019  
Composer:  Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Carlo GiacchettaPaola QuagliataCarlo Torriani
Conductor:  Francesco Ledda
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Teatro Bellini Di Adrano Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Donizetti’s rare comic opera, whose title translates as “Rita, or The Battered Husband,” is presented here in a live performance recorded at the Teatro Bellini in Adrano (Catania) in September 2010. The cast includes Paola Quagliata, Carlo Giacchetta, Carlo Torriani; Francesco Ledda conducts. Sung in Italian with optional subtitles in Italian, French, English and Spanish. Color, stereo, 16:9 (widescreen), 60 minutes.

Paola Quagliata - Rita
Carlo Giacchetta - Beppe
Carlo Torriani - Gasparo

Stage direction: Giovanna Nocetti, Andrea Fabeni
Donizetti’s rare comic opera, whose title translates as “Rita, or The Battered Husband,” is presented here in a live performance recorded at the Teatro Bellini in Adrano (Catania) in September 2010. The cast includes Paola Quagliata, Carlo Giacchetta, Carlo Torriani; Francesco Ledda conducts. Sung in Italian with optional subtitles in Italian, French, English and Spanish. Color, stereo, 16:9 (widescreen), 60 minutes.

Paola Quagliata - Rita
Carlo Giacchetta - Beppe
Carlo Torriani - Gasparo

Stage direction: Giovanna Nocetti, Andrea Fabeni
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Works on This Recording

1. Rita by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Carlo Giacchetta (Tenor), Paola Quagliata (Soprano), Carlo Torriani (Tenor)
Conductor:  Francesco Ledda
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Teatro Bellini Di Adrano Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841; Italy 

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