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Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Le nozze di Figaro 1962 CD

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Our podcast is a guide to Glyndebourne's signature opera, Mozart's The Marriage of Figaro, with music from the live recording of our 1962 production. Presenter Peggy Reynolds explores the historical context of the opera, the politics behind its humour, and Mozart's sublime music of rage and forgiveness. With contributions from Conductor Jane Glover, General Director of Glyndebourne David Pickard, Head of Music at Royal Holloway, University of London, Julian Johnson and Dr John Leigh of Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge – a specialist in 18th Century French thought and literature. Listen to our podcast here:

Conductor Silvio Varviso, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, The Glyndebourne Chorus

Cast Heinz Blankenburg, Mirella Freni, Carlo Cava, Johanna Peters, Edith Mathis, Gabriel Bacquier, Hugues Cuenod, Leyla Gencer, Derick Davies,  John Kentish, Maria Zer, Patricia McCarry.

Le nozze di Figaro has been Glyndebourne’s ‘signature’ opera since the Company was founded in 1934. This recording of the 1962 Glyndebourne production features a vintage cast with Heinz Blankenburg in the title role and Mirella Freni as Susanna.

 

"Glorious, every unforgettable second of it."

- The Guardian

 

Classic FM magazine ‘Disc of the Month’, Gramophone magazine, Editor’s Choice, BBC Music magazine, 5*, The Sunday Telegraph, 5*, The Guardian, 5*, The Evening Standard, CD of the Week, 4*,The Sunday Times Culture, 4*, Musical Criticism.com 4* Financial Times, 4*

Recorded live at Glyndebourne on 9 June 1962.

3 CD set, total playing time 162 minutes

Sung in the original Italian. Booklet contains full libretto in Italian, English, French and German, with synopses in English, French and German.

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