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Title: I Lombardi
Otros títulos: I Lombardi Dramma lirico in quattro atti
I Lombardi Ópera en Cuatro Actos
Intérprete/ Colaborador: Giuseppe Verdi; Richard Leech; Samuel Ramey; Patricia Racette; June Anderson; Ildebrando D'Arcangelo; Anthony Dean Griffey; Yanni Yannissis; Luciano Pavarotti; Jane Shaulis; Raymond Gniwek; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra & Chorus; James Levine
Código CDU: Ve.13
Forma Musical: Operas
Abstract: Giuseppe Verdi was to opera in the Italian tradition what Beethoven was to the symphony. When he arrived on the scene some had suggested that effective opera after Rossini was not possible. Verdi, however, took the form to new heights of drama and musical expression. Partisans see him as at least the equal of Wagner, even though his style and musical persona were of an entirely different cast. In the end, both Verdi's popular vein—as heard in the operas Rigoletto, Il trovatore, and La traviata—and his deeper side—found in Aida, Otello, and Falstaff—demonstrate his mastery and far-reaching development of Italian opera. Verdi showed talent by the age of seven and even played organ at a local church. Around this time he was given an old piano, which he quickly learned to play with proficiency. He moved to Busseto in 1823 and began study the following year with Ferdinando Provesi. By age 15 he had become an assistant church organist and had already started composing. Beginning in 1832, ...


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I Lombardi - Act I 'La vendetta'.wav 36:33 368.9Mb WAV audio wav
I Lombardi - Act II 'L'uomo della caverna'.wav 34:49 351.4Mb WAV audio wav
I Lombardi - Act III 'La Conversione'.wav 31:24 316.9Mb WAV audio wav
I Lombardi - Act IV 'II Santo Sepolcro'.wav 25:16 255.0Mb WAV audio wav

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