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ROSSINI: Overtures

Composer(s):Rossini, Gioachino
Artist(s) Halasz, Michael, Conductor • Zagreb Festival Orchestra
Period(s) Romantic
Genre Classical Music
Category Orchestral
Catalogue 8.550236
Label Naxos
Quality   320kbps
Album Price
 
MP3
USD 6.99
 

 

   



Precise, Thrilling, Wow!
Review By Burggraaf1,January 2011

After hearing Rossini's Semiramide Overture, a new piece for me, at a recent live performance of a local symphony orchestra, I just had to have a track of it to play. I found it here with other pieces that I absolutely love, The Thieving Magpie and The Barber of Seville Overtures, and some more that I was not familiar with. Bam! Pow! What a collection. Listen with headphones and you will soon be waving your arms around directing the entry of the tympani, strings, woodwinds, and, oh, the piccolo, particularly it the Semiramide; the fidelity is wonderful with headphones as you can zero in on sections and individual instruments in the Zagreb Festival Orchestra.

Watch out for the William Tell Overture; your waiting for the entry of the Lone Ranger, and, finally, there he more....







 

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