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ROSSINI: Cambiale di matrimonio (La) (Rossini Opera Festival, Pesaro, 2006) (NTSC)



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ROSSINI: Cambiale di matrimonio (La) (Rossini Opera Festival, Pesaro, 2006) (NTSC)

Gioachino Rossini


Tobia MillPaolo Bordogna
FannyDésirée Rancatore
Edoardo MilfortSaimir Pirgu
SlookFabio Maria Capitanucci
NortonEnrico Maria Marabelli
ClarinaMaria Gortsevskaya

Orchestra Haydn di Bolzano e Trento
Umberto Benedetti Michelangeli
, conductor

Luigi Squarzina, stage director
Giovanni Agostinucci, sets and costumes

Filmed at Rossini Opera Festival, Pesaro, Italy, August 2006


Picture format: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: Dolby Digital 2.0 / Dolby Digital 5.0
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: English, Italian
Running time: 83 mins
No. of DVDs: 1


The plot of La cambiale di matrimonie, which Rossini composed when he was just eighteen years old, revolves around the farcical attempts of Tobia Mill, a rich English merchant, to combine business with pleasure by forcing this daughter, the lovely Fanny (“the merchandise”) to marry Slook, his rich colonial correspondent from America, by means of a bill of exchange. Eventually, it is the gallant Slook himself who persuades Mill to allow Fanny to marry her true love, Edoardo Milfort. This Rossini Opera Festival—Pesaro production features two well-established singers, Désirée Rancatore and Saimir Pirgu, who are joined by three promising young singers: Fabio Maria Capitanucci, Enrico Maria Marabellie and Maria Gortsevskaya.

Rossini, Gioachino

Rossi, Gaetano

Michelangeli, Umberto Benedetti

Bolzano-Trento Haydn Orchestra

Bordogna, Paolo; Capitanucci, Fabio Maria; Gortsevskaya, Maria; Marabelli, Enrico Maria; Pirgu, Saimir; Rancatore, Desiree

Label: Naxos

Genre: Opera

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: 2.110228

Barcode: 0747313522859

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Release Date: 02/2008

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