Tutto Puccini - The Complete Giacomo Puccini Opera Edition DVD
Collection of operas composed by Giacomo Puccini. Tamás Pál conducts the Mediterranean Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir in a 2004 production of 'Le Villi', recorded at the Teatro Antico in Taormina, Italy. 'Edgar' (2008) stars, among others, José Cura, Amarilli Nizza and Julia Gertseva.
The score is performed by the Orchestra and Chorus of the Teatro Regio Torino, led by conductor Yoram David.
The Orchestra and Chorus of the Teatro alla Scala, conducted by Riccardo Muti, perform a 1998 production of 'Manon Lescaut'. 'La Bohème' (1988) features Mirella Freni, Luciano Pavarotti and Gino Quilico with Tiziano Severini leading the Orchestra and Chorus of the San Francisco Opera. 'Tosca', recorded in 2006 at the Arena di Verona and conducted by Daniel Oren, stars Fiorenza Cedolins, Marcelo Álvarez and Ruggero Raimondi.
The cast of 'Madama Butterfly' (1986), conducted by Lorin Maazel, includes Yasuko Hayashi, Hak-Nam Kim, Peter Dvorsky and Giorgio Zancanaro. 'La Fanciulla Del West', recorded at the 2005 Puccini Festival, features the Orchestra and Chorus Città Lirica, led by Alberto Veronesi.
Carlo Rizzi conducts the Orchestra and Chorus of the Teatro La Fenice in a 2008 production of 'La Rondine'.
Nizza, Alberto Mastromarino and Rubens Pelizzari star in 'Il Trittico' (2007), conducted by Julian Reynolds.
Finally, 'Turandot' (1983), also conducted by Maazel, features Eva Marton, José Carreras, Katia Ricciarelli, the Wiener Sängerknaben and the Vienna State Opera Orchestra and Chorus.
- Format: DVD
- Region: 0
- Certification: (Ex)
- EAN: 0807280754193
- Catalogue number: 107541
- Studio: ArtHaus Musik
- Release date: 31/08/2014
- Genre: Music/Performing Arts
- Colour: Colour
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