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Simon Boccanegra (2 CD) – Joseph Calleja

Item# 028947853541

Simon Boccanegra (2 CD) – Joseph Calleja
Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
Release Date: October 29, 2013
Conductor: Massimo Zanetti
Joseph Calleja
Thomas Hampson
Luca Pisaroni
Kristine Opolais
Carlo Colombara
Orchestra: Wiener Symphoniker
Label: Decca

This stunning new production of Simon Boccanegra for Verdi's bicentenary year features Joseph Calleja making his first major opera release in a lead role, singing Gabriele Adorno opposite Thomas Hampson as Simon Boccanegra. This live concert performance recorded at the Vienna Konzerthaus also stars Kristine Opolais as Amelia, Luca Pisaroni as Paolo and Carlo Colombara as Fiesco, with Massimo Zanetti conducting.

“There are not many tenors who can sing the role of Adorno as unpretentiously, tastefully, and free of bad habits as Joseph Calleja.” - Die Presse

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