Verdi: Otello / Chung, Domingo, Studer, Leiferkus, Et Al

Release Date: 10/11/1994
Catalog Number: 4398052
Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung
Number of Discs: 2

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
"Placido Domingo's third recording of Otello proves to be his finest yet, more freely expressive, even more involved than his previous ones...Cheryl Studer gives one of her finest performances as Desdemona...with plenty of light and shade, Myung-Whun Chung is an urgent Verdian, adopting free-flowing speeds yet allowing Domingo full expressiveness...the Chorus and Orchestra of the Bastille Opera excel themselves, setting new standards for an opera recording...the sound is first rate." - (Highest Rating) Penguin Guide
Works on This Recording
1. Otello by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Ramón Vargas (Tenor), Ildebrando D'Arcangelo (Bass), Denyce Graves (Mezzo Soprano), Sergei Leiferkus (Baritone), Cheryl Studer (Soprano), Giacomo Prestia (Baritone), Philippe Duminy (Bass), Michael Schade (Tenor), Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor: Myung-Whun Chung
Period: Romantic
Written: 1887 ; Italy
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