Cecilia Bartoli Sings Farinelli
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Cecilia Bartoli Sings Farinelli

Released on Decca Classics at the end of last week, mezzo-soprano Cecilia Bartoli celebrates over three decades on the Decca Classics label, with a new album commemorating the life and career of the castrato Farinelli, one of the most famous opera singers of the 18th century. The recording includes two world premiere recordings, arias by…

CD Review: Handel/ Julia Lezhneva/ Il GIardino Armonico
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CD Review: Handel/ Julia Lezhneva/ Il GIardino Armonico

This review was first published in December 2015. Julia Lezhneva will perform in Sydney with the Australian Chamber Orchestra at the City Recital Hall. Her concert programme includes Handel’s ‘Salve Regina’ which is on this album.   Russian soprano Julia Lezhneva thrilled Australian audiences when she performed at Hobart Baroque and gave a recital in…