Vivaldi: Teuzzone - Antonio Giovannini (counter tenor); Delphine Galou (contralto); Furio Zanasi (baritone); Makoto Sakurada (tenor);...
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  1. Teuzzone, pasticcio opera in 3 acts, RV 736
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Teuzzone is an early opera, written in 1719, only five years after Vivaldi's first venture into the field. His developing skill as an opera composer is evident in the music's vivid delineation of the characters and their moods. There isn't much of a dramatic arc to the music of the three acts, but for the listener willing to forego that expectation, the individual moments are wonderfully effective and engaging. The libretto features the standard late Baroque operatic themes of thwarted romance and court intrigue, but it ...

Vivaldi: Teuzzone 2012, Na´ve

UPC: 709861305131