Puccini: Tosca / Basile, Tebaldi, Poggi, Guelfi

Release Date: 7/10/2007
Catalog Number: 4416
Composer: Giacomo Puccini
Conductor: Arturo Basile
Number of Discs: 1

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Soprano Renata Tebaldi in one of her most celebrated portrayals. She is partnered by tenor Gianni Poggi as Cavaradossi and baritone Gian Giacomo Guelfi as Scarpia. The NHK Symphony Orchestra, NHK Italian Opera Chorus, and the Tokyo Broadcasting Chorus are under the direction of Arturo Basile.

Embedded subtitles in Japanese remain onscreen throughout, with additional options to view subtitles in English, French, German, Italian and Spanish. Region 0 encoding: playable worldwide.

Live Performance, October 22, 1961, Black &White, 134 Min., Tokyo Bunka Kaikan
Works on This Recording
1. Tosca by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Giorgio Onesti (Bass), Gianni Poggi (Tenor), Antonio Pirino (Tenor), Renata Tebaldi (Soprano), Silvano Pagliuca (Bass), Giangiacomo Guelfi (Baritone), Arturo La Porta (Baritone)
Conductor: Arturo Basile
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Italy
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