Iris

Mascagni: Iris / Gelmetti, Opera di Roma
By Pietro Mascagni, Daniela Dessì, José Cura, Roberto Servile, Nicolai Ghiaurov, Ezio di Cesare, Gianluigi Gelmetti
 

1996 - BMG - Ricordi

Running time: 126 min.
Artists: José Cura, Daniela Dessí, Roberto Servile, Nikolai Ghiaurov.
Conductor: Gianluigi Gelmetti
Orchestra e Coro del Teatro dell'Opera di Roma

Cura is excellent and right inside the part, with his vivid enunciation and brilliant ‘open’ timbre.
— Opera
This recording convincingly demonstrates that Cura is a singer of exceptional quality and even greater promise.
— Gramophone