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Rebroadcast: Rachmaninov's 'Francesca da Rimini' with Aglatova, Beloselsky and Kazansky from Moscow
Rachmaninov's 'Francesca da Rimini' is an opera in a prologue, two tableaux and an epilogue to a Russian libretto by Modest Ilyich Tchaikovsky. It is based on the story of Francesca da Rimini in the fifth canto of Dante's epic poem The Inferno.
Performers: Anna Aglatova, soprano, Dmitry Beloselsky, bass, Nikolai Kazansky, baritone, Vsevolod Grivnov, tenor, Alexei Strazhevich, tenor.
Concert Orchestra and Choir of the State Academic Bolshoi Theatre. Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky.
Recorded 5 April 2013.