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SALERNI, P.: Tony Caruso's Final Broadcast (E. Fennell, P. Fennell, Risley, Tupay, Monocacy Chamber Orchestra, Jung-Ho Pak)

    
      

 




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SALERNI, P.: Tony Caruso's Final Broadcast (E. Fennell, P. Fennell, Risley, Tupay, Monocacy Chamber Orchestra, Jung-Ho Pak)

Paul Salerni’s award-winning opera with a libretto by Dana Gioia takes place in a classical music radio station on the last night of its operations. Its last program, ‘Opera Lover’, is hosted by Antonio Caruso, who remembers his early dreams of artistic fame as the ‘second Caruso’ and is visited by three ghosts—his dead mother, Maria Callas, and a mysterious woman. Praised for his ‘resplendent vocalism’ (American Record Guide) and his ‘lusciously sweet voice, with its ringing, perfectly-tuned high notes’ (Opera Now), the young tenor Eric Fennell sings the title role.


Salerni, Paul
Gioia, Dana, lyricist(s)

  Tony Caruso's Final Broadcast
1.   Play with flash player Scene 1: The Studio (Intern, Engineer) 00:02:21
2.   Play with flash player Scene 2: The New Management (The Marketing Trio, Engineer, Announcer) 00:02:41
3.   Play with flash player Scene 3: The Second Caruso (Intern, Engineer, Tony Caruso, Announcer) 00:05:13
4.   Play with flash player Scene 4: Parochial School Flashback (Nun, Priest, Young Tony) 00:02:54
5.   Play with flash player Scene 5: Tony's Mother (Tony, Tony's Mother) 00:05:26
6.   Play with flash player Scene 6: The Past Is Over (The Marketing Trio, Tony) 00:05:07
7.   Play with flash player Scene 7: Maria Callas (Tony, Maria Callas) 00:09:12
8.   Play with flash player Scene 8: Eleven O'Clock (Intern, Engineer, Nun, Priest) 00:02:45
9.   Play with flash player Scene 9: Spiritual (Nun, Priest, Intern, Engineer, The Marketing Trio) 00:04:30
10.   Play with flash player Scene 10: The Final Duet (Announcer, Tony, The Dark Woman) 00:12:15

Total Playing Time: 00:52:24






Composer(s):
Salerni, Paul

Lyricist(s):
Gioia, Dana

Conductor(s):
Pak, Jung-Ho

Orchestra(s):
Monocacy Chamber Orchestra

Artist(s):
Doney, Vicki; Familant, Jacquelyn; Fennell, Eric; Fennell, Phoebe; Fogel, Henry; Hawk, Val; Larusdottir, Disella; Lipkis, Rory; Opalach, Jan; Phares, Keith; Reed, Nancy; Risley, Patricia; Tupay, Alison

Label: Naxos

Series: American Classics

Genre: Opera

Period: Contemporary

Catalogue No: 8.669031

Barcode: 730099903172

Release Date: 10/2010

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