Rossini: La Cenerentola / Jurowski, Donose, Glyndebourne Festival

Release Date: 3/21/2006
Label: Opus Arte
Catalog Number: OA 0944D
Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2

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Picture Format: 16:9 Anamorphic
Sound Format: DTS Surround / LPCM Stereo
Running Time: 187 min
Region Code: All region
Subtitles: EN/FR/DE/ES/IT/CA

R E V I E W S:

‘Opera-goers found themselves captivated by one of the best nights Glyndebourne has enjoyed in many a year. --Financial Times

'Jurowski...got simply superb playing from the London Philharmonic Orchestra, absolutely precise, perfectly balanced - I don’t believe I have ever heard brass play so softly. or to such effect. ‘--Opera

"...the endlessly expressive music brims with jokes. Ensembles tie themselves in knots, grown men sing cheep-cheep, ding-dong doggerel and an air of lunacy prevails. Hall’s answer is to exercise restraint, even in the mad set pieces... this sober approach turned out to be sharp and amusing.’ --Evening Standard

'With its simple, elegant designs and a powerful storm sequence, the production is a joy to watch and hear.’ --Sunday Express
Works on This Recording
1. La Cenerentola by Gioachino Rossini
Performer: Ruxandra Donose (Mezzo Soprano), Simone Alberghini (Bass), Luciano Di Pasquale (Bass), Maxim Mironov (Tenor), Nathan Berg (Baritone)
Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski
Orchestra/Ensemble: London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1817 ; Italy
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