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Donald Macleod follows the lives of some of the young graduates of the conservatoire in Naples who carried their training across Europe, cementing the city's reputation as a cultural hothouse.

Piccinni: Overture (Le donne vendicate)
I Barocchisti
Diego Fasolis (conductor)
CHACONNE CHAN0705 CD1 - Tr 1

Jommelli: Don Trastullo (excerpt)
Don Trastullo ...... Giuseppe Naviglio (bass)
Arsenia ...... Roberta Invernizzi (soprano)
Giambarone ...... Rosario Totaro (tenor)
Cappella della Pieta de'Turchini
Antonio Florio (conductor)
OPUS111 OP30280 - Trs 8-11

Jommelli: Didone Abbandonata (conclusion)
Didone ...... Dorothea Roschmann (soprano)
Selene ...... Mechthild Bach (mezzo-soprano)
Osmida ...... Arno Raunig (tenor)
Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
Frieder Bernius (conductor)
ORFEO C381953 CD3 - Trs 20-22

Porpora: Cello Sonata (London, c.1733)
Musica Alta Ripa
MDG 309 0779-2 - Trs 7-10

Jommelli: Miserere
A Sei Voci
Bernard Fabre-Garrus (director)
AUVIDIS E8590 CD1 - Tr 1.

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Wed 17 Dec 2008 22:00

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