The Age of Bel Canto

Joan Sutherland, soprano
Marilyn Horne, mezzo-soprano
Richard Conrad, tenor
New Symphony Orchestra of London
London Symphony Orchestra & Chorus
Richard Bonynge

Decca, 1964 (1996)

Description

Three great singers  – Joan Sutherland, Marilyn Horne and Richard Conrad – sing arias and scenes from La buona figliuola, Atalanta, Meraspe, Samson, Semele, Astarto, Artaxerxes, Rosina, Il re pastore, Die Zauberflote, Die Entfuhrung Aus Dem Serail, Angela (CD 1); Semiramide, La Muette de Portici, Der Frieschutz, Beatrice di Tenda, Don Pasquale, Lucrezia Borgia, Attila, La straniera, Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Bolero (CD 2)

Recording locations: Decca Studio No.3, West Hampstead, 7–20 June 1963
Kingsway Hall, London, 25–29 June 1963

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This recording is also included in Joan Sutherland’s Complete Decca Studio Recital