GASPARE SPONTINI (1774-1851): Le metamorfosi di Pasquale.
Catalogue Number: 09V030
Description: Premiered in Venice in 1802, this one-act farce was to be Spontini’s last work for the Italian stage. After its debut the young composer moved on to Paris and then to Berlin and the score of this work was lost until 2016, when it was unearthed in the library of the Dukes of Ursel in Belgium. 2 CDs. Libretto and translation available online. Baurzhan Anderzhanov (bass-baritone), Carlo Feola (bass), Michela Antenucci (soprano), Orchestra Sinfonica G. Rossini; Giuseppe Montesano.