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Franco Ghione

vn, 1886-1964 IT, Acqui Terme
Musician / Composer / Conductor of Classical

Franco Ghione (1886–1964) was an Italian conductor and violinist. He graduated from the Parma Conservatory and became a violinist for the Parma Theatre and the Augusteo in Rome. He began a conducting career in 1913 and conducted in many opera houses, including La Scala. He conducted the Detroit Symphony Orchestra from 1936-1940, where it was said that, because he could not speak English, he "would explode in frustration" when his instructions were not understood.

        
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La Bohème / Act 1: "Che gelida manina" on Mario del Monaco: Decca Recitals 1952-1969 by Mario del Monaco
Verdi: La traviata, Act 1 Scene 5: "Ah, fors'è lui lui che I'anima" (Violetta) on Maria Callas - Popular Music from TV, Films and Opera by Maria Callas
Turandot / Act 3: "Nessun dorma!" on Mario del Monaco: Decca Recitals 1952-1969 by Mario del Monaco
Verdi: La traviata, Act 1 Scene 5: "Sempre libera" (Violetta, Alfredo) on La Divina by Maria Callas
La Traviata (1997 Digital Remaster): E strano!!.... Ah, fors' è lui ... Sempre libera on Maria Callas by Maria Callas
Verdi: La Traviata, Act 3 Scene 4: No. 8, Aria "Addio del passato bei sogni ridenti" on Maria Callas - Popular Music from TV, Films and Opera by Maria Callas
La Fanciulla del West / Act 2: "Una parola sola...Or son sei mesi" on Mario del Monaco: Decca Recitals 1952-1969 by Mario del Monaco
Il Tabarro: "Hai ben ragione" on Mario del Monaco: Decca Recitals 1952-1969 by Mario del Monaco
Addio del passato (From the Opera "Traviata") - Lisbonne 1958 on Maria by Callas by Various Artists
La Traviata (1987 - Remaster): Teneste la promessa...Addio, del passato on La Divina 2 by Maria Callas

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Discography



Title Artist Year Type
Cavalleria RusticaniaFranco Ghione2010Album
PaillasseRuggiero Leoncavallo, Beniamino Gigli, Iva Pacetti, Mario Basiola, Giuseppe Nessi, Coro Del Teatro Alla Scala, Orchestra Del Teatro Alla Scala Direction: Franco Ghione2001Album
I Pagliacci / Der Bajazzo - Gesamtausgaben In Italienisch Und DeutschRuggiero Leoncavallo, Franco Ghione / Artur Rother2000Album
La TraviataGiuseppe Verdi, Maria Callas, Alfredo Kraus, Mario Sereni, Franco Ghione1999Album
Operatic RecitalAldo Protti, Renata Tebaldi, Piero De Palma, Angelo Mercuriali, Hilde Güden, Alberto Erede, Franco Ghione, Francesco Molinari-Pradelli, Coro dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia1983Album
La TraviataGiuseppe Verdi, Maria Callas, Alfredo Kraus, Mario Sereni, Franco Ghione1980Album
Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana / Leoncavallo: PagliacciPietro Mascagni, Ruggiero Leoncavallo, Mario del Monaco, Elena Nicolai, Aldo Protti, Clara Petrella, Afro Poli, Franco Ghione, Alberto Erede1978Album
Cavalleria RusticanaPietro Mascagni, Elena Nicolai, Annamaria Anelli, Mario del Monaco, Aldo Protti, Franco Ghione1960Album
Choruses From Mascagni Cavalleria Rusticana / Il TrovatorePietro Mascagni - Giuseppe Verdi, Elena Nicolai, Annamaria Anelli, Giorgio Tozzi, Franco Ghione, Alberto Erede1960Single
Silvano / L'Amico FritzPietro Mascagni, Orchestra Del Teatro Alla Scala, Franco Ghione1957Single
TurandotGiacomo Puccini, Gina Cigna, Magda Olivero, Francesco Merli, Luciano Neroni, Franco Ghione1951Album
“Addio Fiorito Asil” - (Atto 3.o) Madama Butterfly / “Ah! Non V'Avvicinate!...” - (Atto 3.o) Manon LescautGiacomo Lauri-Volpi, Luigi Borgonovo, Orchestra Del Teatro Alla Scala, Giacomo Puccini, Luigi Illica, Giuseppe Giacosa, Franco Ghione1934Album
Arias From "Pagliacci" And "Cavalleria Rusticana"Mario del Monaco, Clara Petrella, Coro dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia E Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Alberto Erede, Annamaria Anelli, Franco GhioneAlbum
Cavalleria RusticanaMario del Monaco, Elena Nicolai, Aldo Protti, Laura Didier, Anna Maria Anelli, Franco GhioneAlbum
Mario Del Monaco Singt ArienMario del Monaco, Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Alberto Erede, Franco GhioneAlbum
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