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Scala Di Seta

Scala Di Seta

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Rossini's sparkling La scala di seta of 1812 weaves a burlesque tale of gentlemen climbing in and out of a lady's bedchamber on a silken ladder. Damiano Michieletto's modern-day production from the Rossini Festival in Pesaro sets the action in the two-room apartment of the heroine Giulia, sung with 'wonderful suppleness' (Opernwelt) by Olga Peretyatko. The production also features a spectacular grand aria for Blansac (Carlo Lepore) extraneous to the work. Leading a young and spirited cast of Rossini specialists is maestro Claudio Scimone, a key figure in the international Rossini Renaissance. 'Paolo Bordogna is one of Italy's finest comic singer/actors. He played the part of Germano, the servant who Dormont has engaged to keep an eye on Giulia. Every Bordogna movement is a musical delight. His diction is wonderfully clean and meaningful. He knows about taking farce seriously in order to deliver it. His aria - Amore dolciamente - had the merest hint of irony - just the kind of subtlety the composer requires.' - Seen & Heard International.

Description

Title: Scala Di Seta
Genre: Classical Composers, Music Video (Concert/Performance)
Starring: Claudio Scimone, Daniele Zanfardino, Carlo Lepore, Paolo Bordogna, José Manuel Zapata, Olga Peretyatko, Anna Malavasi
Director: Tiziano Mancini
Studio: BBC / Opus Arte
Release Date: 31/07/2012
Media Format: DVD
UPC: 809478010753
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