Huelgas Ensemble - Francesca Caccini: La liberazione di Ruggiero dall'isola d'Alcina (Live) (2018)
FLAC (tracks) 24-bit/96 kHz | Time - 88:24 minutes | 1.58 GB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital Booklet
Under the baton of Paul Van Nevel, the Huelgas Ensemble release another outstanding recording of an early Baroque opera. Francesca Caccini, also known as “La Cecchina” (singing bird), was the daughter of the celebrated composer, singer and lutenist, Giulio Caccini. Francesca also composed - she was the first female composer ever, who wrote an opera, La liberazione di Ruggiero dall’isola d’Alcina, featured on this album. This is the first complete recording of the opera.