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AN ANALYSIS OF THE VOCAL ENSEMBLES FROM THE OPERA “I PURITANI” BY VINCENZO BELLINI – by Cristina Simionescu by Luca

Abstract: I Puritani is the masterpiece that crowned the creation of the Italian composer Vincenzo Bellini, being remarked and appreciated for the richness of his melodicity and profound symbols filled with the inspiration and creativity of a creator. This was the last of the ten works composed by Bellini, whose disappearance was premature, at only […]

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VINCENZO BELLINI (1801 – 1835) AND “IL PIRATA” – By Bruce Lundgren by Luca

Vincenzo Salvatore Carmelo Francesco Bellini was one of the most important composers of Italian opera in his time. He was born in 1801 in Catania, Sicily, to a family already steeped in music; his father and grandfather were both career musicians. He began composing before receiving any formal music education. Bellini developed a reputation for […]

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ANNA BOLENA (G. DONIZETTI) – By Larry W. Fralick, Jr. by Luca

Historical Background “One of the most profoundly moving operatic experiences of my life, Anna Bolena suddenly showed me that Donizetti was a musicodramatic creator of far greater power and importance than any of my earlier contacts with others of his operas had led me to believe”, writes Weinstock in his preface to his Donizetti monograph […]

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Maria Carla Curìa – “Il Nerone” – Cantata per Soprano e Basso Continuo – Alessandro Scarlatti (1660 – 1725) – WORLD PREMIERE RECORDING by Luca

“Il Nerone” – Cantata per Soprano e Basso Continuo – Alessandro Scarlatti (1660 – 1725) – WORLD PREMIERE RECORDING. Centaurus Music Int. Studio Recording “Alessandro Scarlatti – Poi che riseppe Orfeo – Cantate – WORLD PREMIERE RECORDING” – ℗ 2018 First Edition ℗ 2001. Maria Carla Curìa Soprano Scarlatti Camera Ensemble Luca Casagrande Artistic Director […]

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Maria Carla Curìa – “Chanson de Zora” (“La petite bohémienne”) – Péchés de vieillesse Album II n.° 5 – Gioacchino Rossini (1792 – 1868) by Luca

“Chanson de Zora” (“La petite bohémienne”) – Péchés de vieillesse Album II n.° 5 – Gioacchino Rossini (1792 – 1868). Luca Casagrande-Centaurus Music Studio Recording “À Grenade – La nuit règne – Melodie da camera” – ℗ 2018 Maria Carla Curìa Soprano M.° Maurizio Agostini Piano Maria Carla Curìa & Maurizio Agostini Artistic Directors Luca […]

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Luca Casagrande  – “Per l’ampio mar d’amore” – Cantata for Bass & Basso Continuo – Antonio Cesti (1623 – 1669) – WORLD PREMIERE RECORDING by Luca

Luca Casagrande  – “Per l’ampio mar d’amore” – Cantata for Bass & Basso Continuo – Antonio Cesti (1623 – 1669) – WORLD PREMIERE RECORDING.   Centaurus Music Int. LIVE Recording “Giovanni Legrenzi – Antonio Cesti – Amore e Virtà – Cantate – WORLD PREMIERE RECORDING” – ℗ 2007 Recorded at the S. Giorgio in Corneno […]

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Maria Carla Curìa – “Le sylvain” Romance from “Péchés de vieillesse” Album III “Morceaux réservés” N.° 9 – Gioacchino Rossini (1792 – 1868) by Luca

Maria Carla Curìa – “Le sylvain” Romance from “Péchés de vieillesse” Album III “Morceaux réservés” N.° 9 – Gioacchino Rossini (1792 – 1868). Centaurus Music Int. Studio Album “Gioacchino Rossini – À Grenade – La Nuit règne – Melodie da Camera” – ℗ 2018. Maria Carla Curìa Soprano M.° Maurizio Agostini Piano Maria Carla Curìa […]

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Loretta Liberato – “Bella, per te d’Amore” – Cantata for Alto & Basso Continuo – Alessandro Scarlatti (1660 – 1725) – WORLD PREMIERE RECORDING by Luca

Loretta Liberato – “Bella, per te d’Amore” – Cantata for Alto & Basso Continuo – Alessandro Scarlatti (1660 – 1725) – WORLD PREMIERE RECORDING. Centaurus Music Int. Studio Recording “Alessandro Scarlatti – Lieti Boschi -Cantate” – ℗ 201𝟣 Loretta Liberato Alto M.° Giorgio Revelli Harpsichord Loretta Liberato & Giorgio Revelli Artistic Directors Luca Casagrande Producer. […]

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Maria Carla Curìa – “Poi che riseppe Orfeo” – Cantata per Soprano e Basso Continuo – Alessandro Scarlatti (𝟣660 – 𝟣725) – WORLD PREMIERE RECORDING by Luca

“Poi che riseppe Orfeo” – Cantata per Soprano e Basso Continuo – Alessandro Scarlatti (𝟣660 – 𝟣725) – WORLD PREMIERE RECORDING. Centaurus Music Int. Studio Recording “Alessandro Scarlatti – Poi che riseppe Orfeo – Cantate – WORLD PREMIERE RECORDING” – Remixed and remastered version – ℗ 20𝟣8 First Edition – ℗ 200𝟣. Maria Carla Curìa […]

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