Meyerbeer: Romilda e Costanza

Meyerbeer: Romilda e Costanza

8.660495-97 (Naxos, CD, 3 discs)

NEW RELEASE (27 November 2020)

Playing time: 67'49"/55'57"/50'04" - TT 173'50"
Tracks: 20 + 18 + 19
Booklet pages: 20
© 2020 SWR, Naxos Rights (Europe) Ltd
Main country of recording: Germany
Country of manufacture: Germany
Reviewer: Giuseppe Pennisi
Review of Meyerbeer: Romilda e Costanza published on 3 January 2021

Listen: Meyerbeer: Sinfonia (Romilda e Costanza) (CD1 track 1, 0:01-0:59)

Patrick Kabongo, tenor (Teobaldo)
Javier Povedano, bass-baritone (Retello)
Chiara Brunello, contralto (Romilda)
César Cortés, tenor (Lotario)
Luiza Fatyol, soprano (Costanza)
Emmanuel Franco, baritone (Albertone)
Claire Gascoin, mezzo-soprano (Annina)
Giulio Mastrototaro, baritone (Pierotto)
Timophey Pavienko, bass (Ugo)
Górecki Chamber Choir
Marcin Wróbel, chorus master
Mateusz Prendota, artistic director
Passionart Orchestra
Janusz Wiergacz, director
Andrés Jesús Gallucci, music assistant, fortepiano
Luciano Acocella, conductor

Giacomo Meyerbeer (1791-1864):

Romilda e Costanza - melodramma semiserio in two acts (1817) - libretto by Gaetano Rossi


1 Sinfonia
2-20 Act I


1-5 Act I (conclusion)
6-18 Act II


1-19 Act II (conclusion)

Recorded 17, 19 and 26 July 2019 at the Trinkhalle Bad Wildbad, Germany during the 31st Rossini in Wildbad Festival

First recording



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