Rossini did not set it until a year after the premiere, possibly because the singer of the premiere was not technically versed enough. Questo e un nodo avviluppato (Sestetto) – Abbado/Alva/Berganza. Alessandro Corbelli made his LAO debut in 2013 as Don Magnifico in La Cenerentola, returning in 2015 as Doctor Bartolo in The Barber of Seville. Courtiers follow, announcing that Prince Ramiro will come to visit while he searches for the most beautiful girl in the land to wed. Cenerentola's stepfather, Don Magnifico, hopes to use this as an opportunity to save his own failing fortune. Ferretti: “I got tired of making suggestions and was half asleep in the middle of yawning: Cinderella. La Cenerentola Libretto. But they don’t know anything better than to be bitchy in front of Dandini. Cinderella is identified not by a glass slipper but by her bracelet. Angelina = Cenerentola (contralto) Prince Ramiro (tenor) Dandini, valet to the Prince (baritone) Don Magnifico, Cenerentola's stepfather (bass) Alidoro, Prince's former tutor (bass) Clorinda, Don Magnifico's older daughter (soprano) Tisbe, Don Magnifico's … Prince Ramiro is going … Synopsis. Buenos Aires, 2014. He was a famous man all over Europe and his greatest success, the Barbiere di Siviglia, was not yet two years old. Don Magnifico Carlo Lepore Clorinda Marie Lys Tisbe Elena Guseva Alidoro Simone Alberghini. Watch one she has done with that aria (see further below). Personaggi: DON RAMIRO, Principe di Salerno (tenore) DANDINI, suo cameriere (baritono) DON MAGNIFICO, Barone di Montefiascone (basso) CLORINDA e (soprano) TISBE, le sue … Miei rampolli femminini – Montarsolo/Abbado. Realizzata in … Dandini says that decision has been made and he asks Magnifico what lifestyle the chosen one should have. In the years following Glyndebourne Festival's celebrated 1952 revival, conducted by Vittorio Gui, and recorded for LP by EMI, Rossini's work enjoyed a renaissance, and a new generation of Rossini mezzo-sopranoss ensured that La Cenerentola would once again be heard around the world. Clorinda and Tisbe finally find the prince. Dandini is still playing the prince and chatting with the sisters on behalf of Ramiro to check them for Ramiro. In this recording you first hear the virtuoso coloraturas of Cecilia Bartoli, this great exceptional artist. Dinners is served and all have eyes only for the delicacies, except Ramiro and Cenerentola which are in seventh heaven. Watch it in an funny excerpt from the Ponnelle film adaptation. 1 Miei rampolli femminini Popularity: . Non più mesta"). Rossini and Ferretti called the work a “dramma giocoso”. Cenerentola because in the end she is ready to forgive, and Alidoro because he helps a regent to become an enlightened monarch. The American is doing great masterclasses. Watch a hilarious staging form the paris opera. Noé Colín cantante mexicano como Don Magnifico Miei rampolli femminini de la Opera "La Cenerentola" del compositor G.Rossini En idioma Alemán Cantantes Mexicanos. Thereupon they all go out, leaving Cenerentola by herself. However, when he began to suggest topics for the new work, one after another was rejected: too serious for the Carnival season in which the opera would premiere; too frivolous; too expensive and difficult to stage. This concertato, a standstill, is one of the famous passages of this opera. Rossini then asked the librettist if he had some verses ready to start working on. Back at Magnifico’s house, Cenerentola is humming a song when Magnifico … Rossini was in Rome and tasked with writing a new opera for the Teatro Valle, to be staged on St. Stephen's Day. Y aún más específicamente el magnifiquísimo DON MAGNÍFICO de Carlos Chausson, capaz a sus setenta años de llenar la escena … Principe! Claudio Abbado staged a groundbreaking recording of the Cenerentola in 1971 with the director Jean-Pierre Ponnelle and the music historian Zedda. Listen La Cenerentola (1992 Remastered Version), ACT 1: Noi Don Magnifico ... (Coro/Magnifico… Par exemple, la pantoufle est remplacée par un bracelet afin d'éviter aux actrices de l'époque d'avoir à exhiber pieds et jambes aux yeux du public1. The poet had serious doubts about the success of this opera; Rossini, on the other hand, predicted that it would conquer Italy in a year and spread to France and England in another: "the impresarios will fight for staging it, as well as the primadonnas for being able to sing it". Synopsis: Ramiro appears. This appears in the characters of Cenerentola and Alidoro. She sings of a king who married a common girl ("Una volta c’era un rè"). Cenerentola feels pity and secretly gives him coffee. Born in Turin, he studied singing with Giuseppe Valdengo and Claude Thiolas. Ferretti replied, "despite my tiredness, tomorrow morning!" The quintet begins with a canon, and then changes into a beautiful contrapuntal quintet, which is first sung out very melodiously and then becomes more and more chaotic until total confusion is taking over. Ferretti, despite harboring some ill-will against Rossini (the maestro had refused a libretto of his for The Barber of Seville), nonetheless met with the composer and the impresario Cartoni and agreed to join the project. Unable to make sense of the situation, they all sit down to supper, feeling as if they are in a dream. So he will find her and see who she is and where she lives. This callousness isn't lost on Ramiro. In the so-called impresario system, the composers of that time were forced to write a lot. In his fach, Juan Diego is the best tenor in the world. Rossini was the king of the Crescendi. He plays with the consonants grr, trr, rr to reinforce the feeling of amazement that follows the revelation of Cinderella. Ah che vedo! Cenerentola Eh... Signor sì. La fée est quant à elle remplacée par Alidoro, philosophe et tuteur du Prince Don Ramiro, dont Angelina (Cendrillon) est éprise. Your email address will not be published. Ramiro, who overhears them, rushes out overjoyed and proposes to her. Joyce DiDonato has made a name for herself with this role. Magnifico tries to win the favor of the new princess, but she asks only to be acknowledged, at last, as his daughter. This piece is untypical for Rossini. Synopsis: Don Magnifico appears and the valet alias Don Ramiro announces the arrival of the prince. Conciosiacosache...Noi Don Magnifico. Dinners is served and all have eyes only for the delicacies, except Ramiro and Cenerentola which are in seventh heaven. She hands him over a bracelet and leaves the castle and asks him to look for her who is wearing the other piece of jewellery. Synopsis: Cinderella would also like to go to the castle in the evening and asks Don Magnifico for permission. At this, Rossini roused himself sufficiently to challenge Ferretti on whether he dared write a libretto for the tale; Ferretti retorted with a dare for Rossini to clothe it in music. Cenerentola… The facsimile edition of the autograph has a different aria for Alidoro, "Fa' silenzio, odo un rumore"; this seems to have been added by an anonymous hand for an 1818 production. Synopsis: The sisters excoriate Cenerentola and Don Ramiro wants to remind the prince of his daughters. Rossini's opera was first performed in Rome's Teatro Valle on 25 January 1817. See him from a live recording of the Met. When Rossini wrote the Cenerentola, he was 25 years old and it was already his twentieth opera. The two sisters are upset about the new competition. Finally, between yawns, and with Rossini half asleep on a sofa, the poet mentioned Cinderella. He has a list in his hand stating that 3 daughters live in the household. Carlo Rizzi Debutó como director de ópera en 1982, con … Meanwhile, Don Magnifico has arrived in the wine cellar, where he dreams of becoming a princely cellar master. He invites the family to a ball that evening, where he plans to find his bride; Cenerentola asks to join them, but Magnifico refuses (quintet: "Signor, una parola"). (Opera La Cenerentola) Teatro Luz y Fuerza, San Telmo, Cap Fed. Alessandro Corbelli made his LAO debut in 2013 as Don Magnifico in La Cenerentola, returning in 2015 as Doctor Bartolo in The Barber of Seville. La del ciel nell’arcano profondo – Pisaroni. Mi credea" and the chorus "Ah, della bella incognita"). Tutto e un deserto…un soave non so che – von Stade / Araiza. Cinderella is identified not by a glass slipper but by her bracelet. See and hear Juan Diego Flores in a legendary encore on the Met (which is rarely allowed). Thereupon they all go out, leaving Cenerentola by herself. They appear and again chase Cenerentola. And another crescendo. But a moment later Alidoro … Nonetheless, the collaboration between composer and librettist got no easier, and Ferretti wrote only one more libretto for Rossini, the Matilde di Shabran, in 1821. Synopsis: Also Don Magnifico, who just comes from the wine cellar is dumbfounded. Angelina, known to her stepfather and stepsisters as "Cenerentola", is forced to serve as the maid in her own home. This evening he wants to choose the most beautiful as his bride, the emissaries announce that he will visit themin a few moments. Born in Turin, he studied singing with Giuseppe Valdengo and … The libretto was written by Jacopo Ferretti, based on the libretti written by Charles-Guillaume Étienne for the opera Cendrillon (Isouard), with music by Nicolas Isouard (first performed Paris, 1810) and by Francesco Fiorini for Agatina o La virtù premiata, with music by Stefano Pavesi (first performed Milan, 1814). You will see another excerpt from Jean Pierre Ponelle’s comedic adaptation. In this variation of the fairy tale, the wicked stepmother is replaced by a stepfather, Don Magnifico. He finished the libretto in twenty-two days of breakneck work, and Rossini completed the score in an equally hectic twenty-four days. An overjoyed Ramiro steps forward; however, Cenerentola tells him that she's going home and doesn't want him to follow her. Synopsis: Cinderella’s back in the house. In reality it is Alidoro the wise advisor of Don Ramiro. Juan Diego Florez is the great Rossini tenor of our time. The sisters threaten her with beatings if she doesn’t stop with the song. The prince determines to do exactly that ("Sì, ritrovarla io giuro"). Synopsis: In the castle of Don Ramiro. Conchita Supervia was a spaniard like Teresa Berganza and was responsible for a great revival of Rossini in the 1920s. Rossinis wrote a rousing opera in just 24 days. Suddenly Alidoro, tutor to the prince Don Ramiro… Also this appearance of Cenerentola is calm. DECCA with Cecilia Bartoli, William Matteuzzi, Enzo Dara under the direction of Riccardo Chailly and the orchestra e coro del teatro comunale di Bologna. Directed by Gary Halvorson. Nacqui all affano … non piu mesta – Bartoli. La Cenerentola, ossia La bontà in trionfo (Cinderella, or Goodness Triumphant) is an operatic dramma giocoso in two acts by Gioachino Rossini. There good mocha replaced the Jamaica tea. Two days before Christmas a censor had rejected their planned subject and now Rossini, Ferretti and the impresario Barbaja sat together to choose a new subject. This opera, as we know it from Mozart’s Buffo operas, is about a social theme, it is a ambiguous comedy. La Cenerentola, which he completed in a period of three weeks, is considered to have some of his finest writing for solo voice and ensembles. The composer nodded, wrapped himself in his clothes, and fell asleep. When Cenerentola wants to reply, Magnifico forbids her to speak. The Fairy Godmother is replaced by Alidoro, a philosopher and tutor to the Prince. The unfortunate father, with his financial ruin as real as ever, vows that he will have an explanation from the real prince. Inspired by the fairy tale, Cendrillon, Cenerentola follows the story of a young woman who is forced to act as a servant to her mean stepfather and ungrateful stepsisters. Cenerentola and Ramiro recognize each other's bracelets; the others comment on the situation (sextet: "Siete voi?"). When she lifts the veil, there is general amazement, one because they are delighted by the beauty and the two sisters because they believe to recognize Cenerentola. When Magnifico learns that Ramiro has shown up, he again hopes to fix a marriage with one of his daughters. A storm is thundering outside. Nacqui all affano … non piu mesta – Berganza. After a few weeks, the success set in and in the following years it became even more successful than the Barber. Alidoro is a product of the zeitgeist, he is a philosopher committed to Enlightment. For them, Cenerentola was a comedy, but it was also supposed to hold a moral. At the first performance, the opera was received with some hostility, but it soon became popular throughout Italy and beyond; it reached Lisbon in 1819, London in 1820 and New York in 1826. In fairy-tale times, Clorinda and Tisbe, daughters of Don Magnifico, are in the middle of one of their usual arguments. Cenerentola Son qui. Play La Cenerentola (1992 Remastered Version), ACT 1: Noi Don Magnifico ... (Coro/Magnifico) Song by Ian Wallace from the album La Cenerentola. Rossini later added to the work and today the work is performed without Agolini’s pieces. The aria is spectacular: it is peppered with difficult runs and high Cs. DG with Teresa Berganza, Luigi Alva, Paolo Montarsolo under the direction of Claudio Abbado with the London Symphony Orchestra and the Scottish opera chorus. An existing libretto, Francesca di Foix, had unexpectedly been vetoed by the papal censor, leaving no time to amend the text so that it might satisfy all parties involved (censorship, impresario, and authors). La Cenerentola ossia La bontà in trionfo Dramma giocoso in due atti Libretto di Jacopo Ferretti Musica di Gioachino Rossini pERSONAGGI Don Ramiro, principe di Salerno tenore Dandini, suo Cameriere basso Don Magnifico, Barone di monte Fiascone, padre di basso Clorinda, e di soprano Tisbe, soprano Angelina, sotto nome di Cenerentola, figliastra di Don magnifico … I: ‘If I don’t fall asleep tomorrow morning.’ Rossini: “Good night! La Cenerentola, ACT I . The next day I sent it to Rossini. LA CENERENTOLA by GIOACCHINO ROSSINI – the opera guide & sy... https://opera-inside.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Opera-Inside-Cenerentola-Rossini-Handlung-Synopsis..png, https://opera-inside.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/opera-inside-wp.png, LA CENERENTOLA by GIOACCHINO ROSSINI - the opera guide & synopsis, EUGEN ONEGIN by PETER TCHAIKOVSKY – the opera guide & synopsis, DIE LUSTIGE WITWE by Franz Lehar – the opera guide & synopsis, LA CENERENTOLA by GIOACCHINO ROSSINI – the opera guide & synopsis. A beggar knocks on the door. But Cenerentola gives him a task. Her Cenerentola of the sixties / seventies led to the rediscovery of this opera and today it belongs to the top 30 most performed operas. Don Magnifico, in some embarrassment, explains that she is dead and silences Cenerentola’s protests with threats. Magnifico is a classic Buffo role. Listen to the opening scene in a version by Jean-Pierre Ponelle in a stylish production which is almost in black and white. When Clorinda and Tisbe arrive, Dandini gives them a little test: he offers his "valet" to whichever sister the "prince" does not marry. The Congress of Vienna, which ended a few years earlier, restored the prerogatives of the nobility after the French Revolution. To present the Cenerentola as a modest girl, he lets her sing a piece completely without ornaments. Rossini composed La Cenerentola when he was 25 years old, following the success of The Barber of Seville the year before. Rossini saved some time by reusing an overture from La gazzetta and part of an aria from The Barber of Seville and by enlisting a collaborator, Luca Agolini, who wrote the secco recitatives and three numbers (Alidoro's "Vasto teatro è il mondo", Clorinda's "Sventurata! Left alone with Cenerentola, Alidoro promises to take her to the ball himself, and that God will reward her kindness ("Là del ciel nell’arcano profondo"). When Ramiro threatens Cenerentola's recalcitrant family, she asks him to forgive them. Dandini appears with his court. Each of the numbers of this opera is a great piece, especially the ensemble scenes are of the greatest mastery. They invite the sisters to the castle the same evening. Ramiro rejects him mockingly and the three have to watch stunned as the Prince takes Cenerentola to the castle. Tessitura : E3 to E4 Synopsis : Don Magnifico and his daughters have been invited to the Prince's ball. The sisters want to chase him away. Magnifico fears that the arrival of the stranger could ruin his daughters’ chances to marry the prince. So all but Cenerentola make their way to the castle. If he really cares for her, she says, he will find her, giving him one of a matching pair of bracelets. Synopsis: Dandini is now also interested in Cenerentola. Everything will turn to the best for her today. Un segreto d’importanza – Spagnoli / Corbelli. Ferretti worked through the night and had the first parts of the work ready as promised in the morning. When the room is empty, Ramiro enters alone, disguised as a valet. Synopsis: Don Ramiro’s envoys have arrived at the manor. The Fairy Godmother is replaced by Alidoro, a philosopher and tutor to the Prince. All these operas are versions of the fairy tale Cendrillon by Charles Perrault. About. Gina Galati Clorinda, Don Magnifico's daughter. Magnifico describes extreme waste. The prince is disguised as a simple valet. Gabriel Menendez Dandini, valet to the Prince. Cenerentola Questo! Ramiro is desperate, none of them is eligible, although Alidoro had told him about a charming girl. For an 1820 revival in Rome, Rossini wrote a bravura replacement, "La, del ciel nell'arcano profondo". The singers around Teresa Berganza thus triggered a renaissance of this opera. He wrapped himself in his blanket, stretched out his limbs and, like the gods in Homer, fell asleep peacefully. In this variation of the fairy tale, the wicked stepmother is replaced by a stepfather, Don Magnifico. (sorpresa riconoscendo per Principe Don Ramiro; si pone le mani sul volto e vuol fuggire) … He pays the two exaggerated compliments and Don Magnifico already sees himself as the winner. Corbelli was also a master of Presto-Sillabato. In short, Rossini's prediction came entirely true, and Cenerentola soon overshadowed even Barber throughout the nineteenth century. Don Magnifico, Baron Cenerentola's stepfather. The ladies are outraged at the idea of marrying a servant. Thus Ramiro is an enlightened prince, in contrast to the spirit of the times, which got more autocratic again. According to the account given by librettist Jacopo Ferretti, the genesis of this work - whose literary and musical aspects were both created with surprising speed began in December 1816. His Don Magnifico was magnifico and the crescendo of this piece is magnifico too. Don Magnifico Dalla al Principe, bestia, eccolo lì. With Rachelle Durkin, Patricia Risley, Elina Garanca, John Relyea. Mikhail Smigelski Alidoro, philosopher. The supernatural elements that traditionally characterize the Cinderella story were removed from the libretto, simply for ease of staging. Signor … Altezza in tavola .. Mir par d’esser sognando – Abbado. Alidoro then arrives with a beautiful, unknown lady who strangely resembles Cenerentola. Their stepsister Angelina, who is called Cenerentola and serves as the family maid, sings … Inside the defunct mansion of Don Magnifico, Angelina (Cenerentola, aka Cinderella) is busy working as the family's maid, while her stepsisters, Clorinda and … Nacqui all affano … non piu mesta – Supervia, Nacqui all affano … non piu mesta – DiDonato. Les éléments surnaturels apparaissant dans le conte ne figurent pas dans le livret de Ferretti. Al pari del più popolare “Barbiere di Siviglia”, “La Cenerentola, ossia La bontà in trionfo” rappresenta la massima espressione del genio rossiniano nonché del teatro musicale di tutti i tempi. After the one-time sale of their work to the theater impresario, they no longer had any exploitation rights and had to write new operas on an ongoing basis to generate income. Dandini tells them that he can’t marry two at the same time. Giacomo Ferretti, the librettist, wrote in his memoirs how it came to the choice of the story of Cenerentola. Dirección: Maestro Cesar Tello Don Magnifico: Javier Martinez. Finally, the "prince" arrives – the real valet, Dandini, who has taken his master's place - and Magnifico, Clorinda, and Tisbe fall over themselves to flatter him. Like most of Gioacchino Rossini’s greatest hits, La Cenerentola … A loose adaptation of the Cinderella tale without the magic. A replacement would have to be found. (scuotendosi dal guardar Ramiro, e parte) Dandini Perseguitate presto Con i piè baronali I magnifici … The sisters Clorinda and Tisbe admire themselves for their irresistible charm. Triunfó la música! Synopsis: Their stepsister Cinderella has to do all the work. Apparently effortlessly she sings her way through this aria. Synopsis: The axle of the carriage Ramiros is broken. Scenes with Don Magnifico in La Cenerentola. Dein ist mein ganzes Herz (Land des Lächelns), Dies Bildnis ist wunderschön (Zauberflöte), Madamina, il catalogo, Catalogue Aria (Don Giovanni), Unis dès la plus tendre enfance (Iphigenia). Il cappello e il bastone. Dandini tries to stall, but is forced to admit that he's actually the valet and not the prince at all (duet: "Un segreto d’importanza"). After the rest of the family leaves, Cenerentola … He has just dreamed that his daughters will marry princes and that he will become ancestor of an illustrious family and, a desirable side effect: they would polish up his dilapidated finances. Ramiro wants to meet the daughters of the house. Rossini certainly had a smile on his lips when he composed this sextet. Their stepsister Angelina, who is called Cenerentola (Cinderella) and serves as the family maid, sings her favorite song, about a king who married a common girl. Time stands still and the whole ensemble sings a beautifully ornamented quintet. Synopsis: In the dilapidated manor of Don Magnifico. Alidoro appears in his role as minister. He was pleased with it.” (source: Wikipedia). Teresa Berganza stood at the beginning of the Cenerentola Revival. Magnifico frets over the competition his daughters now face from the strange lady ("Sia qualunque delle figlie"), but Cenerentola isn't interested in the "prince," saying she's fallen in love with his servant. Musicologists ennobled the composer with the technical term “Rossini crescendo”. The opera is now considered a staple of the standard repertoire.. The minor key shows the sad life of the Cenerentola as domestic servant of the tyrannical sisters. Don Magnifico, in some embarrassment, explains that she is dead and silences Cenerentola's protests with threats. Rossini, who had climbed into bed to be able to think better, sat up as straight as Aligheris Farinata. Enfin, l'acariâtre bell… No one is there. Orchestre de la Suisse Romande Grand Théâtre de Genève Chorus . He has the task of researching the character of those who are willing to marry. Alidoro, still in his rags, returns to inquire after a third daughter in the house; Magnifico claims she has died. Setting : The mansion of Don Magnifico Range : D3 to E4. She embraces her relatives and everyone is moved by her generosity. don magnifico (la cenerentola) – personajes de la Ópera Hoy vamos a dedicar nuestro espacio a un personaje importantísimo de la ópera La Cenerentola de Gioacchino Rossini . The supernatural elements that traditionally characterize the Cinderella story were removed from the libretto, simply for ease of staging. Synopsis: Magnifico wants to know from Dandini when the choice will be made. He chose not pride, not beauty, but the one with the good heart. Cenerentola returns, and she and Ramiro are attracted to each other (duet: "Un soave non-so che"), but when he asks who she is, she's overwhelmed and flees. Ramiro order to get the carriage ready so that he can start searching right away. Synopsis: Alidoro returns to Cenerentola and invites her to the castle. So the other would have to marry the valet, which the two reject with indignation. The prince and his valet have retired to Ramiro's country house in some confusion, as neither of Magnifico's daughters resembled the worthy bride Alidoro had described. They take their anger out on Cenerentola. Her voice with the fast vibrato is very memorable and her interpretation is enchanting, even if her coloraturas do not come close to those of Berganza or Bartoli. She is in the kitchen singing the song of the king’s son, who is looking for a woman and had the choic of three at a time. The premiere took place in Rome in 1817. He is accompanied by a mysterious, veiled woman. The piece begins inconspicuously and gradually gains intensity and culminates in a grand stretta. Rossini had a weakness for thunderstorm music, so you hear a lot of lightning and thunder from the orchestra pit. Synopsis: Meanwhile Dandini gives Ramiro a report about the sisters, whom he calls “arrogance” and “vanity”. Signora una parola (Quintett) – Bartoli / Dara / Corbelli / Mateuzzi. Don Magnifico (a Cenerentola voltandosi) Che fai tu qui? The "beggar" - in fact, his tutor, Alidoro - has informed him of a goodhearted young woman spotted here. Magnifico returns with his daughters. This aria is incredibly virtuoso and difficult. Ferretti proposed more than two dozen subjects without success. For many Cecilia is the best Cenerentola on CD. Her duet with Don Ramiro is by Rossnian standards almost quiet. Cinderella enters the room. Meanwhile, Magnifico confronts the disguised Dandini, insisting that he choose one of his daughters to marry. La Cenerentola no es exactamente una ópera bufa al estilo de L’italiana in Algeri, ... para la suerte de todos los presentes. Then the beautiful quintet “nel volto estatico” (6:30) unwinds. Cenerentola, tired of being pursued by Dandini, tells him that she is in love with his servant. When composing the Cenerentola, Rossini had to improvise once again due to time constraints. The resonance at the beginning was moderate. He reminds the two, whoever becomes Princess, not to forget him. 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Giacomo Ferretti took Charles Perrault’s Cendrillon as a basis (which was written 150 years before the Brother Grimm’s version) and partly changed the staff (for example, the wicked stepmother became an impoverished gentry family) and removed everything magical. Another Concertato scene. Se trata del papel de Don … Peter Lutz, opera-inside, the online opera guide to LA CENERENTOLA by Gioacchino Rossini. Enzo Dara was a great buffo bass. Dandini, his valet, has disguised himself as a prince. While Montarsolo was a formidable actor next to his good voice, Dara had the virtuoso humour in his voice. The melody with the crescendo becomes more and more tight, which triggers an enormous pull effect. Chance has it that this happens near the castle of Don Magnifico and so he seeks refuge together with Dandini. I walked back and forth in my bedroom with my arms crossed and criss-crossed, and when God willed it and I saw the picture in front of me, I wrote down the draft for La Cenerentola. The unknown beauty is found. Everyone is amazed that it is Cenerentola. The final stretta of the duet is sung magically by the two singers. Ramiro intends to find her incognito. Synopsis: Magnifico is in his room with his daughters. Don Ramiro descubre gracias al brazalete que la muchacha que sirve en casa de Don Magnifico es Cenerentola y se casa con ella. He may even be the best Rossini tenor since the World War II. Magnifico explains that she is only an ordinary maid. A beggar arrives; her stepsisters, Clorinda and Tisbe, want to send him away, but Cenerentola gives him bread and coffee. La Cenerentola premiered on 25 January 1817, and quickly gained popularity both in Italy and internationally, despite a cold initial reception by the critics. But she rejects his advances, she is in love with his valet. Dandini reveals to Magnifico that he is in fact only a penniless and powerless valet.