JOHANN ADOLF HASSE (1699-1783): Attilio Regolo.
Catalogue Number: 03T020
Description: This 1750 opera seria with Metastasio libretto was Hasse’s last in his old style: no ensembles, little use of chorus and obbligato instruments but expansive arias which are used to characterize the individual personalities of the libretto’s figures. This is a 1997 concert performance from the Semper Opera in Dresden commercially released for the first time. 3 CDs. English synopsis; no libretto. Axel Köhler (countertenor), Markus Schfäfer (tenor), Martina Borst (mezzo), Sibylla Rubens (soprano), Cappella Sagittariana Dresden; Frieder Bernius.