Verdi – Aida
This unique and exclusive Deluxe download includes the following free bonus items:
– The free complete full 1955 version album of Verdi’s Aida by Rome Opera House Orchestra and Chorus, Conducted by Jonel Perlea, Chorus master: Giuseppe Conca, Recorded 2 – 18 July 1955 in the Opera House, Rome.
First issued as RCA Victor LM-6122
Transferred from the original RCA Victor mono LP set.
Aida – Zinka Milanov (soprano)
Radamès – Jussi Björling (tenor)
Amneris – Fedora Barbieri (mezzo-soprano)
Amonasro – Leonard Warren (baritone)
Ramfis – Boris Christoff (bass)
The King of Egypt – Plinio Clabassi (bass)
A Messenger – Mario Carlin (tenor)
Priestess – Bruna Rizzoli (soprano)
Aida by Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901) Libretto by Antonio Ghislanzoni after a story by Mariette Bey.
– The complete full music score published by Milan: G. Ricordi, n.d.. Reprinted Aida in Full Score Mineola: Dover Publications, 1989. Language: Italian.
– The full size 1400 x 1400 unedited cover artwork, without titles.
– 54 page booklet with notes about Rome Opera House, Rome Opera House Orchestra, Jonel Perlea, Giuseppe Verdi and Aida.
Aida, is an opera in four acts by Giuseppe Verdi to an Italian libretto by Antonio Ghislanzoni, based on a scenario written by French Egyptologist Auguste Mariette. Aida was first performed at the Khedivial Opera House in Cairo on 24 December 1871, conducted by Giovanni Bottesini.
Cat No: NM 1028
released April 12, 2018