GIOVANNI DONIZETTI (1797-1848): Rita.
Catalogue Number: 12P035
Reference: GB 2461-2
Description: This little domestic comedy, about an overbearing woman and her husbands, the current of whom is trying to get the former to take her off his hands, was done quickly in 1841 but not premiered until 1860. For you DVD haters, this is the first new recording in 22 years. French libretto. Stefania Donzelli (soprano), Alejandro Escobar (tenor), Carlo Torriani (baritone), Orchestra dell'Opera da Camera di Milano; Francesco Ledda.