Roberta Invernizzi - Queens (2017)
Classical, Opera | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 01:18:00 | 179 MB
Label: Glossa | Release Year: 2017
The queens of Handel are both the royal heroines of her operas - Berenice, Cleopatra, Cleofide, Agrippina, Adelaide, Ariane - and the female singers who evolved around her in various capacities, of course. Four queens of the composer's personal card game; That of heart was probably Margherita Durastanti, met from the Italian stay but engaged in 1720 only in London. Durastanti was "evicted" by the arrival of Francesca Cuzzoni, who could be compared to the queen of spades. Faustina Bordoni, one of the most extraordinary singers of the eighteenth century and one of the few prima donnas, with Cuzzoni, Able to compete with the vocal and media preeminence of the castrates.