DOMENICO CIMAROSA (1749-1801): L'impresario in angustie.
Catalogue Number: 03P045
Reference: 1 CD 00330
Description: A one-act farsa from 1786, there is no action to speak of but it gives a good idea of all the things which go on (and go wrong) behind the scenes of producing an opera, from vain singers to ignorance librettists to dishonest impresarios. This performance may not have been on CD before but it was on a Voce LP. No libretto. Dora Gatta, Gianna Galli (sopranos), Sesto Bruscantini (baritone), Italo Tajo (bass), Alessandro Scarlatti Orchestra of Naples of the RAI; Luigi Colonna (June 29, 1963).