Verdi: Otello / Antonenko, Stoyanova, Guelfi, Muti, Chicago Symphony Orchestra [SACD]
Coinciding with the 200th anniversary of Giuseppe Verdi’s birthday, CSO Resound releases its second recording with Maestro Riccardo Muti featuring Verdi’s second-to-last opera, Otello. Recorded live in concert at Symphony Center in 2011, this album will stand for years to come as a unique benchmark in Verdi performance and interpretation by one of today’s finest conductors. Maestro Muti and the CSO’s first recording together was a lauded album of Verdi’s Messa da Requiem, which won two Grammy Awards.
Catalog Number: CSOR9011303
Label: CSO Resound
Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor: Riccardo Muti
Orchestra/Ensemble: Chicago Symphony Chorus, Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Performer: Aleksandrs Antonenko, Barbara Di Castri, Carlo Guelfi, Juan Francisco Gatelli, Krassimira Stoyanova, Michael Spyres