Related Links

Recommended Links

Give the Composers Timeline Poster



Site News

What's New for
September 2014?

Site Search

Follow us on
Facebook    Twitter

Affiliates

In association with
Amazon
Amazon UKAmazon GermanyAmazon CanadaAmazon FranceAmazon Japan

ArkivMusic
CD Universe

HBDirect

JPC

ArkivMusic

Sheet Music Plus Featured Sale

CD Review

Gioachino Rossini

Warner 68148-4

L'Inganno Felice

  • Raul Giménez
  • Annick Massis
  • Lorenzo Regazzo
  • Rodney Gilfry
  • Pietro Spagnoli
Le Concert des Tuileries/Marc Minkowski
Warner/Erato Opera Collection 2564-68148-4
Find it at AmazonFind it at Amazon UKFind it at Amazon GermanyFind it at Amazon CanadaFind it at Amazon FranceFind it at Amazon JapanOrder Now from ArkivMusic.comFind it at CD Universe Find it at JPC

Warner continues to regale us with a host of rare operas at bargain basement price in their excellent Erato/Teldec Opera Collection. Rossini's "L'Inganno Felice" is a delightful one act comedy which contains a host of memorable tunes and arias but it is remembered for its spanking Overture which is an exact copy of "La Scala di seta".

Minkowski's band at the Tuileries Festival is obviously completely at one with the music and his team of soloists rises to the occasion quite superbly. This is to my mind the best version of this rarely recorded opera now available.

Copyright © 2010, Gerald Fenech

Trumpet