Vocal Recital: Corelli, Franco - GIORDANO, U. / MASSENET, J. / MEYERBEER, G. / PUCCINI, G. / VERDI. G. (The 1971 Tokyo Concert)


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Andrea Chenier
L'Africaine (Sung in Italian)
La Boheme
Libretto/Text Author: Giacosa, Giuseppe
Libretto/Text Author: Illica, Luigi

La Fanciulla del West
Libretto/Text Author: Civinini, Guelfo
Libretto/Text Author: Zangarini, Carlo

Le Cid
Libretto/Text Author: Blau, Edouard
Libretto/Text Author: Ennery, Adolphe d'
Libretto/Text Author: Gallet, Louis

O sole mio
Libretto/Text Author: Capurro, Giovanni

Core 'ngrato
Libretto/Text Author: Cordiferro, Riccardo

Tu, ca nun chiagne!
Libretto/Text Author: Bovio, Libero

A vucchella, "Arietta di Posillipo"
Libretto/Text Author: D'Annunzio, Gabriele

Venue: Kosei Nenkin Kaikan, Tokyo
Playing Time: 00:51:34
Catalogue Number: 33515
UPC: 8007144335151



In the course of Franco Corelli's long artistic career, year 1971 was an important one. The tenor, then at the apex of his international fame, turned fifty, twenty years of which had been spent busily active on stage. Few opera singers, in the 20th century, could compare with him for passion, variety of repertoire and quality of interpretation. These short but memorable performances wish to trace the most important stages his incredible artistic parabola, during which the Italian singer appeared beside the all the greatest protagonists of the operatic world

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