Telarc releases the highlights from Mackerras' captivating recording of Cosi fan tutte that was released earlier in 1994. Full of energy and flare, this Cosi fan tutte has received worldwide critical acclaim for its inspired and characterful singing by its array of international soloists. The Scottish Chamber Orchestra performs with zest and precision as it weaves skillfully through the complex score.
Critics have called this Cosi fan tutte "an extemely fine recording, finely interpreted, beautifully played and admirably recorded; a winner on all accounts. It captures the vitality and sense of fun that runs throughout the work as well as any.
This highlights recording gives the listener a glimpse into the complete recording by offering the best-loved music from this masterpiece.