Messa per Rossini - 2CDs


 

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To mark 250 years since Gioachino Rossini’s death in 1868, a new recording of the ‘Messa per Rossini’ composed in his memory by Verdi and 12 other notable Italian composers: Verdi's concluding Libera me was later used in his own ‘Messa da Requiem’. This recording represents the work’s triumphant return to the spiritual home of Verdi and Rossini, the Teatro alla Scala in Milan, on 8/11/2017. María José Siri (soprano), Veronica Simeoni (mezzo), Giorgio Berrugi (tenor), Simone Piazzola (baritone) & Riccardo Zanellato (bass) with the Coro e Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala conducted by Riccardo Chailly. Decca, 2018. BBC Music Magazine 5/4-star review, March 2019.

Buzzolla - Messa per Rossini: 1. Requiem - Kyrie

Bazzini - Messa per Rossini: 2. Dies irae

Pedrotti - Messa per Rossini: 3. Tuba mirum – with Simone Piazzola

Cagnoni - Messa per Rossini: 4. Quid sum miser – with María José Siri & Veronica Simeoni

Ricci, Federico - Messa per Rossini: 5. Recordare – with María José Siri, Riccardo Zanellato, Simone Piazzola & Veronica Simeoni

Nini - Messa per Rossini: 6. Ingemisco – with Giorgio Berrugi

Boucheron - Messa per Rossini: 7. Confutatis – with Riccardo Zanellato

Coccia - Messa per Rossini: 8. Lacrimosa - Amen

Gaspari - Messa per Rossini: 9. Offertorio – with María José Siri, Riccardo Zanellato, Giorgio Berrugi & Simone Piazzola

Platania - Messa per Rossini: 10. Sanctus – with María José Siri

Rossi, Lauro - Messa per Rossini: 11. Agnus Dei – with Veronica Simeoni

Mabellini - Messa per Rossini: 12. Lux aeterna – with Giorgio Berrugi, Riccardo Zanellato & Simone Piazzola (baritone)

Verdi - Messa per Rossini: 13. Libera me, Domine – with María José Siri (soprano)