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Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro / Solti, Ramey, Te Kanawa


Release Date: 03/12/1984 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 410150   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te KanawaRobert TearKurt MollYvonne Kenny,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic OrchestraLondon Opera Chorus
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 49 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

A strong cast – with Popp a radiant Susanna and Von Stade deliciously precocious as Cherubino – makes this Figaro a delight from start to finish. Solti presides masterfully, uncorking a propulsive reading with all the fizz of vintage champagne. – Ted Libbey, author of The NPR Guide to Building a Classical CD Collection A strong cast – with Popp a radiant Susanna and Von Stade deliciously precocious as Cherubino – makes this Figaro a delight from start to finish. Solti presides masterfully, uncorking a propulsive reading with all the fizz of vintage champagne. – Ted Libbey, author of The NPR Guide to Building a Classical CD Collection Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Le nozze di Figaro, K 492 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Robert Tear (Tenor), Kurt Moll (Bass),
Yvonne Kenny (Soprano), Philip Langridge (Tenor), Giorgio Tadeo (Bass),
Lynda Russell (Soprano), Samuel Ramey (Bass), Lucia Popp (Soprano),
Frederica Von Stade (Mezzo Soprano), Jane Berbié (Mezzo Soprano), Thomas Allen (Baritone),
Anne Mason (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  London Opera Chorus
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Language: Italian 

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