Rossini's La Gazzetta

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Host Cathy Fuller talks with musicologist Philip Gossett about Gioachino Rossini's comic opera La Gazzetta and the critical edition he prepared, which receives its American premiere at the New England Conservatory, April 6-9, 2013.

On the program:

from Rossini's La Gazzetta, including

Overture
Cavatina: "Presto, dico"
Duetto: "Pe'da gusto a la Signora"

Franco Federici, baritone; Gabriella Morigi, soprano; Orchestra Sinfonica di Piacenza; Fabio Luisi, conductor

(image of Rossini by Giorces, via Wikimedia Commons)

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