Andrea Chénier discography

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This is a list of recordings of Andrea Chénier, an opera by the composer Umberto Giordano, which was first performed at the Teatro alla Scala, Milan, on 28 March 1896.

List of audio recordings[edit]

Year Cast
(Andrea Chénier,
Maddalena de Coigny,
Carlo Gérard)
Conductor,
Opera House and Orchestra
Label[1]
1920 Luigi Lupato,
Valentina Bartolomasi,
Adolfo Pacini
Carlo Sabajno,
Teatro alla Scala Orchestra and Chorus, Milan
78rpm: Società Nazionale del Grammofono "La Voce del Padrone"
Cat: S 5520-5552 (even numbers, 17 discs)
1929 Luigi Marini,
Lina Bruna Rasa,
Carlo Galeffi
Lorenzo Molajoli,
Teatro alla Scala Orchestra and Chorus, Milan
Audio CD: Naxos Records,
Cat: 8.110066-67
1941 Beniamino Gigli,
Maria Caniglia,
Gino Bechi
Oliviero de Fabritiis,
Teatro alla Scala Orchestra and Chorus, Milan
Audio CD: EMI Classics,
Cat: 69996
1955 Mario del Monaco,
Maria Callas,
Aldo Protti
Antonino Votto,
Teatro alla Scala Orchestra and Chorus, Milan
(Live recording)
Audio CD: EMI Classics,
Cat: 67913
1957 Mario del Monaco,
Renata Tebaldi,
Ettore Bastianini
Gianandrea Gavazzeni,
Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Rome, orchestra and chorus
Decca,
Cat: 425407
1960 Franco Corelli,
Renata Tebaldi,
Ettore Bastianini
Lovro von Matačić,
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra and Vienna State Opera Chorus
Audio CD: Opera d'Oro,
Cat: OPD1303
1963 Franco Corelli,
Antonietta Stella,
Mario Sereni
Gabriele Santini,
Rome Opera House Orchestra and Chorus
Audio CD: EMI Classics,
Cat: 58676
1976 Plácido Domingo,
Renata Scotto,
Sherrill Milnes
James Levine,
National Philharmonic Orchestra and the John Alldis Choir
Audio CD: RCA Victor Red Seal,
Cat: 74321 39499 2
1984 Luciano Pavarotti,
Montserrat Caballé,
Leo Nucci
Riccardo Chailly,
National Philharmonic Orchestra and Welsh National Opera Chorus
Audio CD: Decca,
Cat: 410117
1986 José Carreras,
Eva Marton,
Giorgio Zancanaro
Giuseppe Patane,
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra, Hungarian State R/TV Chorus, Hungarian Radio/TV Children's Chorus
Audio CD: Sony Classical,
Cat: 42369

List of video recordings[edit]

Year Cast
(Andrea Chénier,
Maddalena de Coigny
Carlo Gérard)
Conductor,
Opera House and Orchestra
Label
1961 Mario del Monaco,
Renata Tebaldi,
Aldo Protti
Franco Capuana,
NHK Symphony Orchestra and Italian Opera Chorus
(Live performance, October 1, 1961, Tokyo Bunka Kaikan)
DVD: VAI
Cat: 4419
1981 Plácido Domingo,
Gabriela Beňačková,
Piero Cappuccilli
Nello Santi,
Vienna State Opera orchestra and chorus
DVD: Deutsche Grammophon
Cat: 00440 073 4070
1985 Plácido Domingo,
Anna Tomowa-Sintow,
Giorgio Zancanaro
Julius Rudel,
Royal Opera House, Covent Garden Orchestra and Chorus
DVD: Kultur
Cat: 032031141094

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