Bibliographic Details

Alcina ; Giulio Cesare highlights / Handel.

Author / Creator Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759, composer.
Uniform title Operas. Selections
Imprint New York : Decca, [1992]
℗1962
Description 1 online resource (1 sound file).
Language Italian
Series Grand opera
Grand opera.
Subject Operas.
Operas -- Excerpts.
Operas.
Operas -- Excerpts.
Streaming audio.
Format E-Resource, Streaming Audio, Music recording, Audio
URL for this record http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/11352868
Varying Form of Title Alcina ; Giulio Cesare highlights
Other uniform titles Container (work); Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Alcina.
Container (work); Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Giulio Cesare. Selections.
Other authors / contributors Haym, Nicola Francesco, librettist.
Sutherland, Joan, 1926-2010, singer.
Sciutti, Graziella, singer.
Freni, Mirella, 1935- singer.
Berganza, Teresa, singer.
Sinclair, Monica, 1925-2002, singer.
Alva, Luigi, singer.
Flagello, Ezio, singer.
Elkins, Margreta, singer.
Horne, Marilyn, singer.
Conrad, Richard, singer.
Bonynge, Richard, conductor.
London Symphony Orchestra, instrumentalist.
New Symphony Orchestra of London, instrumentalist.
Sound characteristics digital
Digital file characteristics audio file
Notes The 1st work an opera in three acts; 2nd work opera excerpts.
Libretto to the 1st work by the composer, adapted from the opera L'isola d'Alcina by Riccardo Broschi (Rome, 1728); libretto to the 2nd work by Nicola Haym.
In the 1st work: Joan Sutherland, Graziella Sciutti, Mirella Freni, sopranos ; Teresa Berganza, mezzo soprano ; Monica Sinclair, contralto ; Luigi Alva, tenor ; Ezio Flagello, bass ; London Symphony Orchestra ; Richard Bonynge, conductor. In the 2nd work: Joan Sutherland, soprano ; Margreta Elkins, Marilyn Horne, mezzo sopranos ; Monica Sinclair, contralto ; Richard Conrad, tenor ; New Symphony Orchestra of London ; Richard Bonynge, conductor.
1st work Recorded Walthamstow 1962 March-April.
2nd work recorded 1963 July Decca studio no. 3, West Hampstead.
Sung in Italian.
Other form Source record: Handel, George Frideric, 1685-1759. Alcina. New York : London, [1992]
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Publisher's no. 00028943372329 Decca