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Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924 (Author). Alfano, Franco, 1875-1954 (Added Author). Adami, Giuseppe, 1878-1946 (Librettist). Simoni, Renato, 1875-1952 (Librettist). Sutherland, Joan, 1926-2010 (Added Author). Caballé, Montserrat. (Added Author). Pavarotti, Luciano. (Added Author). Pears, Peter, 1910-1986 (Added Author). Ghiaurov, Nicolai, 1929-2004 (Added Author). Krause, Tom. (Added Author). Mehta, Zubin. (Added Author). Gozzi, Carlo, 1720-1806 Turandot. (Added Author). John Alldis Choir. (Added Author). Wandsworth School. Boys' Choir. (Added Author). London Philharmonic Orchestra. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 2 audio discs (1 hr., 57 min., 8 sec.) : digital, stereophonic ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: London : London ; [1984]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Completed by Franco Alfano.
Libretto by G. Adami and R. Simoni, based on the play by C. Gozzi.
Compact discs.
Program notes by William Weaver and synopsis in English with French, German, and Italian translations, and libretto with English, French, and German translations in pamphlet (227 p. : ill., ports.).
Participant or Performer Note:
Joan Sutherland, Montserrat Caballé, sopranos ; Luciano Pavarotti, Peter Pears, tenors ; Nicholai Ghiaurov, Tom Krause, basses ; other soloists ; John Alldis Choir ; Wandsworth School Boys' Choir ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Zubin Mehta, conductor.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note:
Recorded Aug. 1972, Kingsway Hall, London.
Language Note:
Sung in Italian.
Genre: Operas.

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