Mozart: Don Giovanni / Molinari-Pradelli, Petri, Gencer, Stich-Randall, Alva

Release Date: 3/29/2005
Catalog Number: 4314
Number of Discs: 1

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
This exquisitely staged television production of Mozart's masterpiece supports the argument that Don Giovanni is the greatest opera ever written. The magnificent cast of singing actors is headed by Mario Petri in the title role, Teresa Stich-Randall as Donna Anna, Leyla Gencer as Donna Elvira, Graziella Sciutti as Zerlina, Luigi Alva as Don Ottavio, and Sesto Bruscantini as Leporello. Heinz Borst as the Commendatore and Renato Cesari as Masetto round out the cast. The Orchestra sinfonica e coro di Milano della Radiotelevisione Italiana are under the direction of Francesco Molinari Pradelli. From the archives of RAI (1960). 170 min., Black & White.

Optional subtitles in English, French and German.
Works on This Recording
1. Don Giovanni, K 527 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Sesto Bruscantini (Baritone), Leyla Gencer (Soprano), Graziella Sciutti (Soprano), Teresa Stich-Randall (Soprano), Luigi Alva (Tenor), Mario Petri (Bass)
Period: Classical
Written: 1787 ; Prague
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