GIUSEPPE NICOLINI (1762-1842): Le due gemelle.
Catalogue Number: 08Q032
Reference: GB 2467/68-2
Description: The third Nicolini opera from this label (01O033 in Jan. 2007 and 07M047 in July 2010) was originally a two-act dramma giocoso from 1808 whose original score was lost probably in the World War II bombing that destroyed the Ricordi publishers in 1943. This is a later, one-act farsa revision (running 93 minutes in this performance) premiered in 1811 and which produced a handful of arias which survived for decades as "hits". 2 CDs. Italian-English libretto. Ito Sachika, Aloisa Aisemberg (sopranos), Ciaran Kelly (tenor), Lee Min Ho (baritone), Orchestra "Amilcare Zanella"; Roberto Tolomelli.