Opera Explained - Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana

Release Date: 3/16/2004
Label: Naxos
Catalog Number: 8558080
Composer: Pietro Mascagni
Number of Discs: 1

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
This disc contains narration by David Timson, which was written by Thomson
Smillie. Excerpts from Naxos recordings of "Cavalleria rusticana" (Naxos
8-660022 and 8-110714-15) are used in this recording to illustrate passages from Smillies's text.
Works on This Recording
1. Cavalleria Rusticana: Excerpt(s) by Pietro Mascagni
Performer: Gino Bechi (Baritone), Eduard Tumagian (Baritone), Stefka Evstatieva (Soprano), Maria Marcucci (Mezzo Soprano), Alzbeta Michalková (Mezzo Soprano), Giulietta Simionato (Mezzo Soprano), Anna Di Mauro (Mezzo Soprano), Beniamino Gigli (Tenor), Giacomo Aragall (Tenor), Lina Bruna Rasa (Soprano), David Timson (Spoken Vocals)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1890 ; Italy
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