FLORIAN LEOPOLD GASSMANN (1729-1774): Arias from the Operas Catone in Utica, Achille in Sciro, La Zingara, L’Amore Artigiano, Le Serve Rivali and L’Opera Seria.
Catalogue Number: 08W019
Reference: 555 057-2
Description: A German from Bohemia, Gassmann moved to Venice at an early stage and studied under Padre Martini. He produced 20 operas beginning in 1757 and this recital offers examples of both opera seria and opera buffa. Italian-English texts. Ania Vegry (soprano), NDR Radiophilharmonie; David Stern.