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Puccini: Madame Butterfly - Alessio de Paolis (tenor); Eleanor Steber (soprano); George Cehanovsky (baritone); Giuseppe Valdengo (baritone);...
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  1. Madama Butterfly (Madame Butterfly), opera
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This 1949 recording of Madama Butterfly made by Columbia features two of America's best-known, homegrown opera stars of the era, Eleanor Steber and Richard Tucker, with the Orchestra and Chorus of the Metropolitan Opera, conducted by Max Rudolf. It's a solid version of the opera; there are no weak links, its leads fully live up to their reputations, and the performance has the urgency and drive usually associated with live recordings. Rudolf's impassioned conducting unabashedly exploits the emotion of the score, sweeping ...

Puccini: Madame Butterfly 1998, Sony Music

UPC: 074646276525