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La passione di Gesù Cristo

Antonio Salieri (composer), Daniela Citino (performer), Maria Teresa Toso (performer)
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Title
La passione di Gesù Cristo
Composer
Antonio Salieri 1750-1825
Performer
Daniela Citino Maria Teresa Toso  (alt) Nikola Yovanovitch  (tenor) Mario Scardoni  (bas) Giovanna Scardoni  (spreekstem)
Conductor
Alberto Turco
Publisher
Bongiovanni, 1998
1 cd
Recording date
1995
EAN
8007068219025
CDR
DBX5172
Placing suggestion
31 - Missen, oratoria, cantates, passionen, ... (NBLC) K6 - Koorwerken (Flemish music schema)

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More than 1 times in Flemish libraries

About Antonio Salieri

Antonio Salieri (18 August 1750 – 7 May 1825) was an Italian classical composer, conductor, and teacher. He was born in Legnago, south of Verona, in the Republic of Venice, and spent his adult life and career as a subject of the Habsburg Monarchy.

Salieri was a pivotal figure in the development of late 18th-century opera. As a student of Florian Leopold Gassmann, and a protégé of Christoph Willibald Gluck, Salieri was a cosmopolitan composer who wrote operas in three languages. Salieri helped to develop and shape many of the features of operatic compositional vocabulary, and his music was a powerful influence on contemporary composers.

Appointed the director of the Italian opera by the Habsburg court, a post he held from 1774 until 1792, Salieri dominated Italian-language opera in Vienna. During his career he also spent time writing works for opera houses in Paris, Rome, and Venice, and his dramatic works were widely performed thr…Read more on Wikipedia