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Menotti: Amahl (Amahl And The Night Visitors/ Sebastian/ Ballet Suite) (Andrew McKinley/ Dimitri Mitropoulos/ Leon Lishner) (Naxos Historical: 8.111364)



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The reception for the first television broadcast of Menotti's opera Amahl and the Night Visitors (also available in an acclaimed modern recording on Naxos 8.669019) was overwhelming: an estimated five million viewers, the NBC switchboard jammed with congratulatory calls and an unprecedented front-page review in The New York Times. Quickly recorded for RCA Victor, the album became a best-seller and the opera remains a Christmas evergreen, brimming with memorable tunes for both soloists and chorus. Set in 17th-century Venice, Menotti's ballet Sebastian, the concert suite from which is heard here, was applauded by The New York Times as an 'unblushing melodrama... brilliantly effective'.
Facts
Item number 8111364
Barcode 747313336425
Release date 28/02/2011
Category Ballet | Classical Music
Label Naxos Records | Naxos Historical
Media type CD
Number of units 1
Performers
Artists Leon Lishner
Andrew McKinley
Composers Gian Carlo Menotti
Conductors Dimitri Mitropoulos
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