Alto CD

Lucia di Lammermoor (donizetti) complete opera

Lucia di Lammermoor (donizetti) complete opera Joan Sutherland Renato Cioni Robert Merrill Kenneth Macdonald Cesare Siepi Chorus and Orchestra of the Accademia di Santa Cecilia, Rome conductor John Pritchard Catalogue Number: ALC 2025 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Stereo 146:44 mins 1961 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “full of fresh innocence, Sutherland’s coloratura virtuosity […]

November 4th, 2014
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Joan Sutherland Collector’s Album: Rare Broadcasts

Joan Sutherland Collector’s Album: Rare Broadcasts Joan Sutherland various orchestras & Richard Bonynge Catalogue Number: ALC 1185 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: A/DD Time 79:31 (1957/61) CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “includes the most perfect trill (the Bononcini) we have ever heard” (alto) ‘After so many spinto Annas who sound like refugees from Brünnhilde’s […]

June 1st, 2012
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Joan Sutherland “La Stupenda”

Joan Sutherland “La Stupenda” Joan Sutherland *Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden / Francesco Molinari-Pradelli ** Paris Conservatoire Orchestra / Nello Santi Catalogue Number: ALC 1155 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: 77:05 stereo, 1960 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY (* Penguin Guide Rosette on Art of Prima Donna vol.2) “this 1959 recital** […]

July 2nd, 2011
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Mozart: Don Giovanni

Mozart: Don Giovanni Eberhard Wächter / Elisabeth Schwarzkopf / Joan Sutherland / Carlo Maria Giulini Catalogue Number: ALC 2502 Number of Discs: 1 Released: November 2010 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “The best recording of the greatest of all operas.” – Joe McClellan, Amazon For half a century, a rare concensus of critical opinion […]

June 3rd, 2011
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Art of the Prima Donna

Art of the Prima Donna Joan Sutherland / Francesco Molinari-Pradelli / Orchestra Royal Opera House Covent Garden Catalog Number: ALC 1125 Number of Discs: CD Released: January 2011 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “[T]his album exhilarates me… Joan Sutherland takes sixteen tests in Advanced Vocalism, and sails through them with startling freedom, scattering grupetti […]

June 2nd, 2011
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