Mario Del Monaco (Canio), Leocadia Maslennikova (Nedda), Alexey Ivanov (Tonio), Nikolay Timchenko (Beppo), Evgeny Belov (Silvio)
Choir and Orchestra of the Bolshoi Theatre, Vasily Nebolsin
Recorded live from the Bolshoi on 20th June 1959
Usually despatched in 2 - 3 working days.
In June of 1959, Moscow gave a hearty welcome to Mario del Monaco, one of the best tenors in the world and a soloist of La Scala. Del Monaco had many admirers, due to his many recordings and his starring role in the film “Young Caruso”. On this recording, Del Monaco sings in Italian but the rest of the cast perform in Russian.
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