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At The Opera, Verdi: La Traviata, January 4, 2014


La traviata or the "The Fallen Woman" is an opera in three acts by Giuseppe Verdi set to an Italian libretto by Francesco Maria Piave. It is based on The Lady of the Camellias (1852), a play adapted from the novel by Alexandre Dumas. The opera was originally entitled Violetta, after the main character. It was first performed on March 6, 1853 at the La Fenice opera house in Venice. This historic live recording stars Maria Callas, Giuseppe di Stefano and Ettore Bastianini. Carlo Maria Giulini conducts the La Scala Opera.

 
Saturday, January 04, 2014

Play List

8:00p
8:00p
Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana, opera Intemezzo - Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony; Ondrej Lenard, conductor; Label: Naxos; Number: 8550240 FindBUY FindBUY
8:11p
Giuseppe Verdi: La Traviata LIVE 1955 - Orchestra Del Teatro Alla Scala; Carlo Maria Giulini, conductor; Label: Warner Classics FindBUY
10:00p
10:38p
various: Concert at Carnegie Hall 1973 ; Label: Elektra / Wea FindBUY
11:00p
11:22p
Richard Wagner: Die Walkure Act 1 scene 3 - NBC Symphony Orchestra; Arturo Toscanini, conductor; Traubel/Melchior; Label: RCA; Number: 60264 FindBUY FindBUY
11:48p
Lehar: Das Land des Lachelns (The Land of Smiles), operetta in 3 acts (revision of 'Die gelbe Jacke'): Act 2. Dein ist mein ganzes Herz - Graunke Orchestra; Willy Mattes, conductor; Nicolai Gedda; Label: EMI Classics; Number: 85090 FindBUY FindBUY
11:56p
Pietro Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana, opera Intemezzo - Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony; Ondrej Lenard, conductor; Label: Naxos; Number: 8550240 FindBUY FindBUY

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