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(' The Golden Flea ') An opera in one act
Libretto by Tullio Pinelli
Music by Ghedini
(sung in Italian)
Orchestra of Radiotelevisione Italiana , Milan
Conducted BY Nino SANZOGNO
The action takes place inside a country inn
Scenes: Evening; Night; Early morning
This one-act opera, written in 1937-38, was first produced in Genoa in 1940, when the composer was forty-seven; it has not previously been broadcast in this country. The light-hearted plot concerns an invisible golden Asiatic flea, said to be capable of turning all it bites into gold.


Unknown: Tullio Pinelli
Unknown: Radiotelevisione Italiana
Conducted By: Nino Sanzogno
Lucilla: Ornella Rovero
Fortuna: Anna Maria Anclli
Lupo Fiorino: Amedeo Berdinl
Olimpio Pier: Luigi Latinucci
Daghe: Adriano Ferrario
Mirtillo: Eraldo Coda
Verna: Leonardo Monreale

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