KHOVANSHCHINA Christoff (Rome 1958) (CD)
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KHOVANSHCHINA Christoff (Rome 1958) (CD)

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Boris Christoff as Dosifei, Mario Petri as Ivan Khovanski, Irene Companez as Marfa, and Mirto Picchi as Golitsin. Conducted by Artur Rodzinski. Rome, 1958. Sung in Italian.
[1994, Mono, 2-CD, 136 minutes]

"The performance well serves the expressive range and dramatic impetus of Mussorgsky's score." Calgary Herald

"Khovanshchina receives a powerful, lyric performance...It flows and enthralls." High Performance Review

KHOVANSHCHINA
Opera in Five Acts
Music by Modest Mussorgsky
Orchestrated by Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov

Cast:
Dosifei - Boris Christoff
Prince Ivan Khovanski - Mario Petri
Marfa - Irene Companez
Prince Andrei Khovanski - Amedeo Berdini
Prince Vasili Golitsin - Mirto Picchi
Shakloviti - Giampiero Malaspina
Emma - Jolanda Mancini
Scribe - Herbert Handt
Varsonofiev - Dmitri Lopatto
First Strelyets - Dmitri Lopatto
Second Strelyets - Giorgio Conello
Kuzka - Andrea Mineo

Artur Rodzinski, conductor