Recorded live at Glyndebourne in June 1960
Sung in the original Italian. Booklet contains full libretto and English translation with synopses in English, French, and German.
“Evans, supported by a brilliant cast which maintained an exciting momentum throughout the work and made the presentation truly memorable, gave what was probably his most uproarious portrayal of the opera’s name role.” Daily Mail, 1960
Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor Vittorio Gui
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Cast Geraint Evans, Hugues Cuénod, Ilva Ligabue, Sesto Bruscantini