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MERCADANTE, S.: Briganti (I) [Melodramma serio] (Mironov, Ivanova, Prato, Poznań Camerata Bach Choir, Virtuosi Brunensis, Fogliani)

Composer(s)Mercadante, Saverio
Artist(s)
Period(s) Romantic
Genre Classical Music
Category Opera
Catalogue 8.660343-44
Label / Series Naxos / Opera Classics
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A highly regarded composer in his day and considered the equal of Rossini, Bellini and Donizetti, Saverio Mercadante pioneered the transformation of bel canto opera into real music drama. He wrote the operatic tragedy I Briganti (The Brigands) not only to prove himself to the Parisian public but as a direct challenge to Bellini’s I puritani, premièred the previous year. Mercadante’s individual style of canto fiorito and distinctive theatricality demonstrate that opera need not be a mere succession of virtuoso vocal arias, and it paved the way for Verdi’s later dramas. Prepared from a new critical edition, this production was described as ‘outstanding’ by The New York Times.


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MERCADANTE, S.: Briganti (I) [Melodramma serio] (Mironov, Ivanova, Prato, Poznań Camerata Bach Choir, Virtuosi Brunensis, Fogliani) 2:17:52   
DISC 1
  I Briganti          
      Part I: Introduzione: Le gramaglie, i funebri doppieri (Chorus) 3:15       
      Part I: Perche non posso (Corrado) 2:59       
      Part I: Ove a me rivolgi un guardo (Corrado, Chorus) 3:01       
      Part I: Per lei che mi sprezza (Corrado, Chorus) 2:58       
      Part I: Come un etereo spirto dileguasi (Chorus) 2:20       
      Part I: Cavatina: Tu piangi? (Teresa, Amelia, Chorus) 5:50       
      Part I: Ah! tu m'ami (Amelia, Chorus) 3:44       
      Part I: Ite, vani ornamenti (Amelia, Corrado) 4:35       
      Part I: Se per te non ha diletto (Corrado, Amelia) 3:46       
      Part I: Duetto: Perche di pianti (Amelia, Corrado) 2:44       
      Part I: Finale: Scena: Prode garzone (Ermano, Rollero) 4:56       
      Part I: Cavatina: Questi due verdi salici (Ermano) 4:23       
      Part I: Romanza: Qual soave armonia! (Ermano, Amelia, Rollero) 1:59       
      Part I: Coro religioso: Tutto quaggiu si solve (Amelia, Chorus, Ermano) 2:36       
      Part I: Come turbar poss'io (Ermano, Amelia) 4:27       
      Part I: Sempre ripete mi / No, no, non crederlo (Ermano, Amelia) 2:41       
      Part I: Erman (Rollero, Amelia, Ermano, Corrado, Teresa) 4:16       
      Part I: Incerto, che penso? (Ermano, Corrado, Amelia, Chorus, Rollero, Teresa) 3:43       
      Part I: Scopri alfin il tuo disegno (Chorus, Tutti) 3:45       
DISC 2
  I Briganti          
      Part II: Coro e Tempesta: Accorrete (Chorus) 3:32       
      Part II: Scena ed Orgia: Giunge Ermano (Chorus, Ermano) 4:21       
      Part II: Scena e Preghiera: Ermano, ove sei tu? (Ermano) 4:22       
      Part II: Qual gemito! (Ermano, Conte, Solitario) 3:18       
      Part II: Chi mi sveglia dal mio sepolcro? (Conte, Ermano) 2:04       
      Part II: Duetto: Deh, risparmia ch'io racconti (Conte, Ermanno) 4:26       
      Part II: Io si, che un figlio avea (Conte, Ermanno) 4:20       
      Part II: Tu lo conosci? (Conte, Ermanno) 3:06       
      Part II: Stretta finale: All'armi! (Chorus, Conte, Ermano) 5:28       
      Part III: Coro: Notte, il silenzio doppia (Chorus) 3:20       
      Part III: Tutto riposa (Corrado) 2:13       
      Part III: Ah! no: vivi e spargi un fiore (Corrado, Chorus) 5:09       
      Part III: Preghiera: Dove corre quell'empio? (Amelia) 1:39       
      Part III: Ciel! del mio prode Ermano (Amelia) 3:17       
      Part III: Amelia, esulta (Chorus, Amelia) 5:26       
      Part III: Finale: Giunge alcun (Amelia, Chorus, Conte, Tutti, Ermano) 5:16       
      Part III: Cosi serbi il giuramento (Conte, Ermano, Amelia) 1:53       
      Part III: Sul mio fronte (Ermano, Amelia, Conte, Chorus) 2:58       
      Part III: Deh! non scemar con lagrime (Ermano, Amelia, Conte, Chorus) 3:46       
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