Title
Le comte Ory
Composer
Gioachino Rossini 1792-1868
Performer
Leonardo Ferrando  (tenor) Erika Miklosa  (sopraan) Daniela Pini  (sopraan) Lars Arvidson  (bariton) Malmö Operakoor Malmö Operaorkest
Conductor
Tobias Ringborg
Director
Linda Mallik 1968-
Librettist
Eugène Scribe
Publisher
Naxos, 2018 | Other editions
1 dvd-video + boekje
Recording date
2015
Playing time
142 min.
Note
Ondertiteling: Frans, Engels, Duits, Japans, Koreaans
EAN
0747313538850
CDR
DCD1529

About Gioachino Rossini

Gioachino Antonio Rossini (29 February 1792 – 13 November 1868) was an Italian composer who gained fame for his 39 operas, although he also wrote many songs, some chamber music and piano pieces, and some sacred music. He set new standards for both comic and serious opera before retiring from large-scale composition while still in his thirties, at the height of his popularity.

Born in Pesaro to parents who were both musicians (his father a trumpeter, his mother a singer), Rossini began to compose by the age of 12 and was educated at music school in Bologna. His first opera was performed in Venice in 1810 when he was 18 years old. In 1815 he was engaged to write operas and manage theatres in Naples. In the period 1810–1823 he wrote 34 operas for the Italian stage that were performed in Venice, Milan, Ferrara, Naples and elsewhere; this productivity necessitated an almost formulaic approach for some components (such as overtures) and a cert…Read more on Wikipedia