Turandot

 

Puccini Turandot opera to a libretto by Giuseppe Adami and Renato Simoni. Directed 2012 by Giuliano Montaldo at the Teatro Carlo Felice. Stars Daniela Dessi (Turandot), Massimo La Guardia (Emperor Altoum), Mario Malagnini (Calaf), Ramaz Chikviladze (Timur), Roberta Canzian (Liù), Francesco Verna (Ping), Enrico Salsi (Pang), Manuel Pierattelli (Pong), Fabrizio Beggi (A Mandarin), Pasquale Graziano (The Prince of Persia), Annarita Cecchini (First Handmaid), and Simona Pasino (Second Handmaid). Donato Renzetti conducts the Orchestra, Chorus and Children’s Choir of the Teatro Carlo Felice. Set design by Luciano Ricceri; costume design by Elisabetta Montaldo Bocciardo; choreography by Giovanni Di Cicco. Released 2015, disc has 5.1 dts-HD Master Audio sound. Grade: NA