Puccini: La rondine CD (Antonio Pappano)

In recent years, a resurgence in the fortunes of Puccini's lovely, delicate La Rondine has been led by Angela Gheorghiu - with this prize-winning recording with Roberto Alagna and Antonio Pappano, and on-stage in an opulent Nicolas Joël production seen at The Royal Opera House, the Metropolitan Opera, New York, in San Fransico and Toulouse.

Composer:Giacomo Puccini
Magda: Angela Gheorghiu
Ruggero: Roberto Alagna
Prunie: William Matteuzzi
Lisette: Inva Mula
Rambaldo: Alberto Rinaldi
Yvette/Georgette: Patrizia Biccire
Bianca/Gabriella: Patrizia Ciofi
Suzy/Lolette: Monica Bacelli
Gobin: Toby Spence

London Voices
London Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Antonio Pappano 

Roberto Alagna (tenor), Antonio Pappano (piano) 
Le Villi
Act Two, extracts
Roberto Alagna (tenor)
London Symphony Orchestra
Conductor: Antonio Pappano
Year: 1996 

Bonus disc contains synopsis and libretto with translation