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This page lists all recordings of La fanciulla del West (The Girl of the Golden West) by Giacomo Antonio Domenico Michele Secondo Maria Puccini (1858-1924).

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Puccini: La fanciulla del West

Jonas Kaufmann (Dick Johnson), Nina Stemme (Minnie), Tomasz Konieczny (Jack Rance)

Orchester & Chor der Wiener Staatsoper, Franz Welser-Most

The star couple are on top form...In the theatre Stemme sounded one size larger vocally than Kaufmann but the tenor's burnished tone and romantic magnetism come across impressively on disc. Tomasz... More…

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$14.25

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Puccini: La fanciulla del West

Jonas Kaufmann (Dick Johnson), Nina Stemme (Minnie), Tomasz Konieczny (Jack Rance)

Orchester & Chor der Wiener Staatsoper, Franz Welser-Most

Stemme and Jonas Kaufmann succeed in making Johnson and Minnie’s last-chance-love thoroughly believable. Their singing is magnificent: supple, authoritative, sincere and tender, with due attention... More…

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Puccini: La fanciulla del West

Carol Neblett (Minnie), Plácido Domingo (Dick Johnson), Sherrill Milnes (Jack Rance)

Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Zubin Mehta

This opera depicts the triangular relationship between Minnie, the saloon owner and 'mother' to the entire town of gold miners, Jack Rance, the sheriff and Dick Johnson (alias Ramerrez), a bandit... More…

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2 CDs

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Puccini: La fanciulla del West

Carol Neblett (Minnie), Plácido Domingo (Dick Johnson), Sherrill Milnes (Jack Rance)

Orchestra of the Royal Opera House & Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Zubin Mehta

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2 SACDs

$23.25

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Puccini: La fanciulla del West

Renata Tebaldi (Minnie), Mario del Monaco (Dick Johnson), Cornell MacNeil (Jack Rance)

Orchestra e Coro dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Franco Capuana

both Tebaldi and del Monaco were at their finest, and Tozzi as Jake Wallace proved another outstanding asset. The Decca producers, James Walker and Christopher Raeburn, again demonstrated Decca's... More…

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No digital booklet included

Puccini: La fanciulla del West

Eleanor Steber (Minnie), Gian Giacomo Guelfi (Jack Rance), Mario Del Monaco (Dick Johnson), Piero De Palma (Nick), Vito Susca (Ashby), Enzo Viaro (Sonora), Giorgio Tozzi (Jake Wallace)

Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, Dmitri Mitropoulos

Thanks above all to the passionate commitment of Mitropoulos, working with a fine team of soloists, this neglected work sounds a true masterpiece. More…

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Puccini: La fanciulla del West

Mara Zampieri (Minnie), Plácido Domingo (Dick Johnson), Juan Pons (Jack Rance)

Coro e Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala, Lorin Maazel

2 CDs

$15.25

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Puccini: La fanciulla del West

Eva-Maria Westbroek (Minnie), Lucio Gallo (Jack Rance), Zoran Todorovich (Dick Johnson), Roman Sadnik (Nick), Diogenes Randes (Ashby), Stephen Gadd (Sonora), Tijl Faveyts (Billy Jackrabbit), Ellen Rabiner (Wowkle), André Morsch (Jake Wallace) & Roger Smeets (José Castro)

Chorus of De Nederlandse...

What we see is an updated parable of the American dream...in the final scene [Minnie] appears, like Jean Harlow, at the top of a glittering staircase to be carried off to a Hollywood happy ending...Does... More…

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$36.25

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Puccini: La fanciulla del West

Eva-Maria Westbroek (Minnie), Ashley Holland (Jack Rance), Carlo Ventre (Dick Johnson) & Peter Marsh (Nick)

Frankfurt Opera and the Museum Orchestra, Sebastian Weigle

Westbroek's opulent, unguarded soprano voice has begun to spread at the top, but she has tenderness and stamina...Ventre's butch, grizzled voice makes the bandit an unlikely heart-throb. If I... More…

2 CDs

$32.25

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Puccini: La fanciulla del West

Eleanor Steber, Gian Giacomo Guelfi, Piero De Palma, Vito Susca, Enzo Viaro, Brenno Ristori, Lido Pettini, Virgilio Carbonari, Valiano Natali, Enzo Guagni, Agostino Ferrin, Giorgio Giorgetti, Paolo Washington, Laura Didier, Giorgio Tozzi, Mario Frosini, Alberto Lotti Camici, Mario Del Monaco

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