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Lamberto Gardelli


Although given birth to and been trained in Italy, Lamberto Gardelli underwent his most important development through the a decade he spent as resident conductor from the Swedish Royal Opera in Stockholm. His function there from 1946 to 1955 coincided using the introduction of several performers who continued to international professions and centered on the Italian repertory that he attained his greatest superstar. Although he didn’t obtain the superstar level, he was a conscientious and frequently galvanizing master from the podium. While his American performances were considerably fewer in amount than those in European countries, his popularity was guaranteed by his many recordings, which shown his stylish and comprehensive method of opera. He was also a significant symphonic conductor, albeit one whose concert looks took second spot to his function in the opera home. After their studies at Pesaro’s Liceo Musicale Rossini and additional trained in Rome, Gardelli was selected by Tullio Serafin to become his assistant within the Eternal Town. Gardelli’s 1944 performing debut was manufactured in Rome in the Teatro Reale dell’Opera in Verdi’s La Traviata. Pursuing additional successes in his indigenous nation, Gardelli was appointed citizen in Stockholm, staying there until 1955. From 1955 to 1961, he was involved from the Danish Condition Radio Symphony where he refined his acquaintance using the symphonic repertory. Gardelli’s following appointment was using the Budapest Opera where he continuing to carry out for a lot more than three years. Through this romantic relationship, he found make several recordings, most of them of functions within the Italian repertory making use of casts combining Hungarian and Italian performers. Under his assistance, several Hungarian performers grew into stylistically educated Verdi performers. Gardelli produced his American debut performing a concert overall performance of I Capuleti e i Montecchi at Carnegie Hall. Due to the positive impression he produced there, he was involved from the Metropolitan Opera for the 1965-1966 time of year, making his 1st appearance on January 30, 1966, leading Andrea Chénier. A Madama Butterfly the next year, though sufficiently conducted, was all of the Metropolitan experienced to provide that installed Gardelli’s timetable; he thereafter focused on function in Europe. Britain also noticed Gardelli for the very first time in 1964 when he led Verdi’s Macbeth within a Glyndebourne creation. Gardelli’s initial opera at Covent Backyard in 1969 was another Verdi name, Otello, designed with both fireplace and focus on details. The conductor became a preferred presence in Britain and his dependability resulted in his being asked frequently to lead recordings. Ultimately, his discography grew to encompass such Verdi functions as Nabucco, I Lombardi, Macbeth, and La forza del destino. His documenting of Rossini’s Guillaume Inform (in French) drew jointly a solid cast and well balanced dramatic drive with style of appearance, both vocally and orchestrally. Gardelli’s association using the Hungarian firm Hungaroton led to essential recordings of operas by Respighi, including Belfagor (from 1922), Egiziaca (1931), and La fiamma (1934). Furthermore to his podium function, Gardelli was a composer whose oeuvre included symphonic functions, lyric parts, and five operas, the ultimate three which are servings of the trilogy. Two operas, Alba novella and L’Etrusco, had been written within the 1930s. From the trilogy — Il sogno (1942), L’impresario delle Americhe (1959), and Il demonio (1971) — just the second called was performed during Gardelli’s life time. It was provided a broadcast creation for Budapest Tv in 1982.

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Full Name Lamberto Gardelli
Date Of Birth November 8, 1915
Died July 17, 1998, Munich, Germany
Profession Conductor
Education Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
Nationality Italian
Albums Il Corsaro (New Philharmonia Orchestra feat. conductor: Lamberto Gardelli), Il tabarro, Gianni Schicchi, Nabucco, Un Giorno di Regno (Royal Philharmonic Orchestra feat. conductor: Lamberto Gardelli), Verdi: I Lombardi Alla Prima Crociata, Oberto, Attila (Royal Philharmonic Orchestra feat. conductor: Lamberto Gardelli), Cavalleria Rusticana, Stabat Mater, Respighi: La Fiamma, Respighi: Semirama, Verdi: La Traviata, I Masnadieri (New Philharmonia Orchestra & Ambrosian Singers feat. conductor: Lamberto Gardelli), Verdi: Ernani, Verdi: Attila, Respighi: Maria Egiziaca, Ernani: Giuseppe Verdi, La battaglia di Legnano (ORF Symphony Orchestra feat. conductor: Lamberto Gardelli), Puccini: Manon Lescaut (Sung in Hungarian), I Due Foscari (ORF Symphony Orchestra and Chorus feat. conductor: Lamberto Gardelli), Rossini: Il Barbiere Di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville) (Sung in Hungarian), Verdi: Macbeth, Respighi: Belfagor, P. 137, Wolf-Ferrari Il segreto di Susanna and Giuseppe Verdi Arias, The Voice Of Elena Souliotis, I Pagliacci, Christoph Willibald Gluck: Le cinesi, Leoncavallo: Il Pagliacci - Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana, Berlioz: Roméo et Juliette (Romeo and Juliet), Op. 17, H. 79, Requiem in C minor, Rossini: Mose, Suor Angelica, Rossini: Guillaume Tell, Guillaume Tell, Djamileh, Opera Choruses, Verdi: Alzira, Verdi: Oberto & Alzira, Orchestral Works, Giordano: Fedora / Zandonai: Francesca da Rimini (highlights), Cavalleria Rusticana, Pagliacci, Mascagni, Leoncavallo, Respighi, Opera - Vol. 2, Nessun dorma, Vol. 3

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1 Swedish conductor and composer of Italian birth.

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Combien tu m'aimes? 2005 performer: "La Battaglia Di Legnano - Act III: Fra Queste Dense Tenebre & Campioni Della Morte" Composed by nm0006333
Hear No Evil 1993 performer: "ON THE WINGS OF THE NIGHT"
Welcome Home, Roxy Carmichael 1990 performer: "Sperate, o figil!"
Escalier C 1985 performer: "Gianni Schicchi O mio babbino caro"



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