GIAN CARLO MENOTTI (1911-2007): The Consul.
Catalogue Number: 11M101
Label: Arthaus Musik
Reference: 101 525
Description: We tend to think of Menotti as an American composer who wrote his operas in English but this 1963 studio recording, from the early years of European television, remind us that he was an international composer whose operas were also performed in translations, here, in German. English subtitles. Melitta Muszely, Hilde Konetzni (sopranos), Eberhard Waechter (baritone), Vienna Volksoper Orchestra; Franz Bauer-Theussl. 4:3 format, NTSC Region 0, Mono, Black & White 99 min.