GIULIO RICORDI (1840-1912): La Secchia Rapita.
Catalogue Number: 04T033
Description: This comic opera by the famous music publisher Ricordi, who composed under the name Jules Burgmein, hinges on historical facts which happened during the war between the cities of Bologna and Modena in 1325 with the libretto adapted from a famous mock-heroic poem by Alessandro Tassoni (1565-1635). Italian-English libretto. Laure Kieffer (soprano), Lucia Amarilli Sala (mezzo), Giorgio Valerio (baritone), Hyuksoo Kim (tenor), Chorus of the Claudio Abbado Civic Music School, Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi; Aldo Salvagno.