ALBUM TITLE: La bohme
PERFORMER: Nicolai Gedda, Mirella Freni;
Rome Opera/Thomas Schippers
CATALOGUE NO: 392 0052
There are many lovely things about this set – the radiant Mimi of Mirella Freni, and the ardent Rodolfo of Nicolai Gedda. Schippers’s conducting is interesting, but the smaller parts are weakly cast.