Gianandrea Gavazzeni

Born 27 July 1909. Died 5 February 1996
Gianandrea Gavazzeni
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1909-07-27
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Gianandrea Gavazzeni

Gianandrea Gavazzeni Biography (Wikipedia)

Gianandrea Gavazzeni (25 July 1909 – 5 February 1996) was an Italian pianist, conductor (especially of opera), composer and musicologist.

Gavazzeni was born in Bergamo. For almost 50 years, starting from 1948, he was principal conductor at La Scala, Milan, in 1966–68 being its music and artistic director.

He had his Metropolitan Opera debut on 11 October 1976. He conducted eight performances of Giuseppe Verdi's Il trovatore that year at the Met.

His compositions include: concertos such as 'Concerto bergamasco'; 'The Song of St Alexander'; and sonatas.

His last wife was the soprano Denia Mazzola-Gavazzeni. In January 1993, at age 83, he conducted Jules Massenet's Esclarmonde at Teatro Massimo di Palermo, with his wife singing the title role. It was the first time he had conducted this opera.

Gianandrea Gavazzeni died on 5 February 1996.

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Giuseppe Verdi
Act IV: V'ho ingannato, colpevole fui
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Act IV: V'ho ingannato, colpevole fui

Act IV: V'ho ingannato, colpevole fui

Performer
Renato Scotto
Ettore Bastianini
Orchestra
Fiorentio Orchestra for the Opera di Frienze
Vincenzo Bellini
Col sorriso d'innocenza
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Col sorriso d'innocenza

Col sorriso d'innocenza

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Orchestra Della Radiotelevisione Italiana
Giuseppe Verdi
Jerusalem - Lovers Duet
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Jerusalem - Lovers Duet
Gian Francesco Malipiero
La Passione (The Passion)
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La Passione (The Passion)
Gianandrea Gavazzeni
Intermezzo
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Intermezzo
Gianandrea Gavazzeni, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Renata Scotto
Ave Maria From Otello
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Ave Maria From Otello

Ave Maria From Otello

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Gianandrea Gavazzeni, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Renata Scotto
Jeff Danna
O (2001): Hawks vs. Bulldogs
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O (2001): Hawks vs. Bulldogs
Franz Liszt
Totentanz S.126 for Piano and Orchestra
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Totentanz S.126 for Piano and Orchestra
Pietro Mascagni
Intermezzo (Cavalleria rusticana)
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Intermezzo (Cavalleria rusticana)
Gaetano Donizetti
Al dolce guidami castel natio (Anna Bolena)
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Al dolce guidami castel natio (Anna Bolena)
Pietro Mascagni
L'amico Fritz - Tutto tace (Cherry Duet)
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L'amico Fritz - Tutto tace (Cherry Duet)
Vincenzo Bellini
Il Pirata Act 2: Finale, including the Mad Scene Gia s'asuna il gran concesso...Oh, Sole! Ti vela di tenebre oscure
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Il Pirata Act 2: Finale, including the Mad Scene Gia s'asuna il gran concesso...Oh, Sole! Ti vela di tenebre oscure
Vincenzo Bellini
Il Pirata - Finale
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Il Pirata - Finale

Il Pirata - Finale

Performer
Orchestra Della Radiotelevisione Italiana
Vincenzo Bellini
Il Pirata - Sinfonia
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Il Pirata - Sinfonia

Il Pirata - Sinfonia

Performer
Orchestra Della Radiotelevisione Italiana
Umberto Giordano
Andrea Chenier: Act 4; La Nostra Morte
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Andrea Chenier: Act 4; La Nostra Morte
Vincenzo Bellini
Norma - Casta diva
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Norma - Casta diva

Norma - Casta diva

Orchestra
Orchestra of the Maggio Musicale Fiorentina
Giacomo Puccini
E lucevan le stele from Tosca
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E lucevan le stele from Tosca
Giuseppe Verdi
Aida - opera in 4 acts
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Aida - opera in 4 acts

Aida - opera in 4 acts

Performer
Giuseppe Verdi
Carlo Bergonzi
Orchestra of the Academy of Santa Cecilia, Rome
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Giacomo Puccini
E lucevan le stelle (Tosca)
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E lucevan le stelle (Tosca)
Giacomo Puccini
Donna non vidi mai from Manon Lescaut
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Donna non vidi mai from Manon Lescaut
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