Conductor Riccardo Muti
Cast Mirella Freni, Sesto Bruscantini, Leo Nucci, Gösta Winbergh
Philharmonia Orchestra and the Ambrosian Opera Chorus
2CDs. Includes bonus disk with libretto and synopsis.
"The charm of this recording lies in the ensemble work, the elegance of Gösta Winbergh’s tenor, and the excellence of the orchestral playing. It is also a genuine production, with a sense of occasion: a sparkling occasion too and a pleasure to attend."Gramophone