DVD

L'elisir d'amore : act I & act II

Gaetano Donizetti (composer), Anna Netrebko (performer), Rolando Villazón (performer)
Title
L'elisir d'amore : act I & act II
Composer
Gaetano Donizetti 1797-1848
Performer
Anna Netrebko  (sopraan) Rolando Villazón  (tenor) Leo Nucci  (bariton) Ildebrando D'Arcangelo  (bas-bariton) Chor der Wiener Staatsoper Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper
Conductor
Alfred Eschwé
Director
Otto Schenk
Publisher
Virgin Classics, 2005
1 dvd-video + blaadje
EAN
0094636335292
CDR
DCD0547

About Gaetano Donizetti

Domenico Gaetano Maria Donizetti (, also UK: , US: , Italian: [doˈmeːniko ɡaeˈtaːno maˈriːa donidˈdzetti] (listen); 29 November 1797 – 8 April 1848) was an Italian composer, best known for his almost 70 operas. Along with Gioachino Rossini and Vincenzo Bellini, Donizetti was a leading composer of the bel canto opera style during the first half of the nineteenth century. Donizetti's close association with the bel canto style was undoubtedly an influence on other composers such as Giuseppe Verdi. Donizetti was born in Bergamo in Lombardy. Although he did not come from a musical background, at an early age he was taken under the wing of composer Simon Mayr who had enrolled him by means of a full scholarship in a…Read more on Wikipedia

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