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Stefano Visconti in Puccini: La Rondine

Puccini: La Rondine

2007 NR

Recorded live at the Torre del Lago Giacomo Puccini Festival, this lyrical opera centers on the impossible love that blossoms between young courtesan Magda de Civry (Svetla Vassileva) and Ruggero (Fabio Sartori), the close friend of Magda's benefactor, Rambaldo (Marzio Giossi). Set in mid-19th century Paris, the production showcases Puccini's lush, melodious score and also stars Maya Dashuk and Emanuele Giannino.