Chorus – Ambrosian Opera Chorus. Conductor – Riccardo Muti. Engineer – Stuart Eltham. Illustration – Coll. Mezzo-soprano Vocals – Elena Obraztsova. Orchestra – Philharmonia Orchestra. Photography – Mandel/Ziolo. Photography By – Clive Barda. Producer – John Mordler. Set Designer – Jacques Combet. Soprano Vocals – Renata Scotto. Soprano Vocals – Anne Edwards. Tenor Vocals – Kenneth Collins. Tenor Vocals – Veriano Luchetti.
Choir – Ambrosian Opera Chorus. Chorus Master – John McCarthy. Composed By – Giuseppe Verdi. Design Concept – Josée Malamoud. Soprano Vocals – Annf. Recorded: London, Kingsway Hall, 10-20.
Choir – Ambrosian Opera Kórus (London). Graphics – Rész István. Verdi, Matteo Manuguerra, Renata Scotto, Elena Obraztsova, Veriano Luchetti, Nicolai Ghiaurov, Ambrosian Opera Chorus, Philharmonia Orchestra, Riccardo Muti - Nabucco (2xCD, Album, RE, RM + CD-ROM). Warner Classics, Warner Classics. 4 56447 2, 50999 4 56447 2 6.
Renews automatically. Nabucco, Verdi's third opera, almost didn't get written. Verdi had a modest success with Oberto, his first opera, but his second one, Un Giorno di Regno was a dismal flop, closing after only one performance. Verdi, with a wife and two children was on the verge of chucking it all in when he was persuaded to read the libretto.
Under various names (Ambrosian Singers, Ambrosian Opera Chorus, Ambrosian Chorus, Ambrosian Choir, London Symphony Orchestra Chorus or The John McCarthy Singers), the ensemble has appeared in various type of recording albums with many renowned operatic singers such as recording recitals, sacred music, selected arias and complete operas with Montserrat Caballé, Joan Sutherland, Kiri Te Kanawa, Luciano Pavarotti, Plácido Domingo, José Carreras. Matteo Manuguerra, Veriano Luchetti Nicolai Ghiaurov Renata Scotto, Elena Obraztsova. Riccardo Muti Philharmonia Orchestra Ambrosian Opera Chorus. Audio CD: CBS, Cat: 4564472 EMI The Opera Series. Donizetti: Don Pasquale.
Album · 1978 · 10 Songs. Philharmonia Orchestra, Ambrosian Opera Chorus, Riccardo Muti, Renata Scotto & Robert Lloyd. Philharmonia Orchestra, Ambrosian Opera Chorus, Riccardo Muti, Matteo Manuguerra, Nicolai Ghiaurov, Renata Scotto, Elena Obraztsova & Robert Lloyd.