Verdi: Rigoletto / Cleva, Peters, Merrill, Tucker, Clements

Release Date: 8/16/2011
Label: Sony
Catalog Number: 88697910052
Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Fausto Cleva
Number of Discs: 2

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
• Robert Merrill, Roberta Peters and Richard Tucker – three American singers whose remarkable and enduring careers are inseparable from the history of the Metropolitan Opera are reunited in this gripping performance of Rigoletto.
• With the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra conducted by Fausto Cleva, the cast also includes Mignon Dunn and Bonaldo Giaiotti.
• 2 CDs taken from the February 22, 1964 broadcast.
Works on This Recording
1. Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Roberta Peters (Soprano), Robert Merrill (Baritone), Bonaldo Giaiotti (Bass), Richard Tucker (Tenor), Mignon Dunn (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor: Fausto Cleva
Period: Romantic
Written: 1851 ; Italy
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