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Donizetti: Poliuto / Fabiano, Mazzola, London Philharmonic

Release Date: 07/29/2016 
Label:  Opus Arte   Catalog #: 1211  
Composer:  Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Adam MarsdenGyula RabEmanuele D'AguannoIgor Golovatenko,   ... 
Conductor:  Enrique Mazzola
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic OrchestraGlyndebourne Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
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This new release from Opus Arte is a live recording from the Glyndebourne Opera House, Lewes, taken in October of 2015, of the first ever professional UK staging of Donizetti’s Poliuto. This masterpiece is rarely performed, but is nevertheless a masterwork that shows the magnanimous genius of this bel canto opera composer. The exhilarating American tenor Michael Fabiano sings the role of Poliuto, and fellow world-class singers Ana Maria Martinez and Igor Golovatenko round out a spectacular cast. “Every now and then the world of opera unearths a forgotten masterpiece […] Poliuto needs at least three world-class singers, and Glyndebourne has
Read more them” (What’s on Stage) Extra features include “Passion & Faith: Preparing for a UK premiere” and “Love & Opression: An interview with Mariame Clement.”

Picture Format: 16:9
Audio Formats: PCM 2.0, DTS 5.0
Subtitles: English, French, German, Japanese, Korean
Region Code: 0 (Worldwide)
Running Time: 117 mins, 15 mins (Bonus)
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Works on This Recording

Poliuto by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Adam Marsden (Baritone), Gyula Rab (Tenor), Emanuele D'Aguanno (Tenor),
Igor Golovatenko (Baritone), Ana Maria Martinez (Soprano), Michael Fabiano (Tenor),
Matthew Rose (Bass), Timothy Robinson (Tenor)
Conductor:  Enrique Mazzola
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Glyndebourne Chorus
Period: Romantic 

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