Verdi: Aida / Dessi, Palatchi, Fiorillo, Armiliato, Martinez

Release Date: 10/29/2013
Label: Opus Arte
Catalog Number: OA MO6009D
Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
Number of Discs: 2

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Filmed at the Gran Teatre del Liceu, Barcelona, Daniela Dessi, Elisabetta Fiorillo, Fabio Armiliato, Juan Pons and Roberto Scandiuzzi lead the cast in the renowned period production filmed in 2003 against the historic paper trompe-l'oeil sets painted between 1936-45 by Josep Mestres Cabanes, the last representative of the old Catalan school of scenography.

Giuseppe Verdi

Il Re – Stefano Palatchi
Amneris – Elisabetta Fiorillo
Aida – Daniela Dessì
Radamès – Fabio Armiliato
Ramfis – Roberto Scandiuzzi
Amonasro – Juan Pons
Messagero – Josep Fadó
Sacerdotessa – Ana Nebot

Liceu Grand Theatre Chorus and Orchestra
(chorus master: José Luis Basso)
Miguel Ángel Gómez Martínez, conductor

José Antonio Gutiérrez, stage director
Josep Mestres Cabanes, set designer
Franca Squarciapino, costume designer
Albert Faura, lighting designer
Ramon Oller, choreographer

Recorded live at the Gran Teatre del Liceu, 21 and 24 July 2003
- Cast gallery

Picture format: NTSC 16: 9
Sound format: LPCM Stereo / DTS 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: English, French, German, Spanish
Running time: 186 mins
No. of DVDs: 2
Works on This Recording
1. Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Stefano Palatchi (Bass), Fabio Armiliato (Tenor), Daniela Dessi (Soprano), Elisabetta Fiorillo (Mezzo Soprano), Roberto Scandiuzzi (Baritone)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871 ; Italy
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