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AN ELENA SULIOTIS CHRONOLOGY/DISCOGRAPHY
by Charles A. Hooey  

* - on tape
 
Naples, San Carlo, July/August 1964
Cavalleria Rusticana DEBUT ES as Santuzza with Daniele Barioni, Antonio Boyer; cond. Franco Patane
 
 
 
Naples, San Carlo, *January 16, 1965
Cavalleria Rusticana ES as Santuzza with Gianni Jaia, Silvano Verlinghieri, Nedda Monte (Lola), Rina Corsi (Mamma Lucia); cond. Franco Patane
 
Trieste, Teatro Giuseppe Verdi, Feb. 4, 1965
Un Ballo in Maschera ES as Amelia with Luigi Ottolini, Licinio Montefusco, Anna Maccianti, Adriana Lazzarini; cond, Alberto Erede
 
Lisbon, Teatro Sao Carlos, March 19 1965
La Gioconda ES as Gioconda with Carlo Bergonzi, Mario Zanasi, Dora Minarchi; cond. Bruno Bartoletti
 
Lisbon, April 9, 1965
Otello ES as Desdemona with Bianca Berini, cond. Oliviero De Fabritiis
 
Mantua, 1965 Un Ballo in Maschera
 
Genoa, 1965 Un Ballo in Maschera ES as Amelia
 
Chicago, Lyric Opera, 8*, 13, 16, 18, October, 1965
Méfistofélè (Boito) ES as Elena with Nicolai Ghiaurov, Alfredo Kraus, Renata Tebaldi, Mary MacKenzie, Piero De Palma, Margaret Roggero, Herbert Kraus; cond. Nino Sanzogno
 
Trieste, Nov. 10*, 14, 17, 20, 1965
Luisa Miller (Verdi) ES as Luisa with Angelo Mori, Paolo Washington, Franca Mattiucci, Giangiacomo Guelfi, Giovanni Foiani, Silvana Martinelli; cond. Franco Capuana
 
Florence, December, 1965
Luisa Miller ES as Luisa
 
Florence, December 30, 1965, January 2, 5, 8 1966
Un Ballo in Maschera ES as Amelia with Richard Tucker, Sesto Bruscantini (Renato), Fedora Barbieri (Ulrica), Anna Maccianti; cond. Bruno Bartoletti
Naples, San Carlo, 1966
 
*La Forza del Destino ES as Leonora with Carlo Menippo, Mario Sereni, Ivo Vinco, Alfredo Mariotti, Alessandro Maddalena, Franca Mattiucci, Angelo Rocco, Augusto Frati, Mario Guggia; cond. Pasquale De Angeles
 
Feb. 20, 1966 - ditto exc Gianfranco Cecchele; cond. Franco Capuana
 
Mantua, Teatro Sociale, February 5, 1966
Aida ES as Aida with Luigi Ottolini, Bianca Bertoluzzi, Carlo Meliciani, Bruno Marangoni; cond. Antonio Tonini
 
Como, Teatro Sociale, February, 1966
Un Ballo in Maschera ES as Amelia with Luigi Ottolini, Licinio Montefusco, Anna Gasparini; cond. Franco Patane
 
Lisbon, Teatro Sao Carlos, 18, 20 March, 1966
Nabucco ES as Abigaille with Giangiacomo Guelfi, Nicola Tagger, Paolo Washington, Ada Finelli (Fenena); cond. Alberto Erede
 
Milan, Teatro alla Scala, March/April, 1966
Aida ES as Aida
 
Genoa, Teatro Margherita, May 26, 29, 31 1966
Il Trovatore ES as Leonora with Flaviano Labò, Piero Cappuccilli, Lucia Danieli, Mario Rinaudo, Paride +Venturi; cond Manno Wolf-Ferrari
 
Madrid, June, 1966
Un Ballo in Maschera ES as Amelia with Kostas Paskalis, Gianni Raimondi, Conchita Della Torre, Franco Calabrese; cond. Oliviero De Fabritiis
 
Florence, May 7, *June 5, 1966
Luisa Miller (Verdi) ES as Luisa with Enzo Tei, Carlo Cava, Cornell MacNeil, Giorgio Tadeo, Gloria Lane, Flora Rafanelli, Valiano Natoli; cond. Nino Sanzogno
 
Buenos Aires, June *24, 26, 30 & July 2, 5, 7, 1966
La Gioconda ES as Gioconda with Richard Tucker, Cornell MacNeil, Rosalind Elias, Paolo Washington, Luisa Bartoletti, Pino de Vesconi, Nicholas Cuttone, José Crea, Guerino Boschetti; cond. Bruno Bartoletti
 
Gala Concert, Brescia ES sang Nabucco aria 1966
 
Mexico City (Visit by Dallas Civic Opera), Sept. 6, 10, 1966
Don Giovanni ES as Donna Elvira with Eberhard Waechter (Don Giovanni), Montserrat Caballé (Donna Anna), Lydia Marimpietri (Zerlina), Giuseppe Taddei (Leporello); cond. Nicola Rescigno
 
Mexico City, Palacio de Bellas Artes, Oct. 4*; November 1*, 1966
Aida ES as Aida with Pedro Lavirgen, Elena Cernei, Giangiacomo Guelfi, Rogelio Vargas, Federico Davia; cond. Richard Karp
 
Chicago, October 21, 24*, 26, 29, 1966
La Gioconda ES as Gioconda with Renato Cioni, Elena Zilio, Ivo Vinco, Fiorenza Cossotto, Bernard Izzo, Giangiacomo Guelfi, Robert Smith. Herbert Kraus, Howard Nelson; cond. Nino Sanzogno
 
American Opera Society
New York, Carnegie Hall, Nov. 15, 1966
*Anna Bolena ES as Anne Boleyn with Marilyn Horne, Placido Domingo, Carlo Cava, Janet Baker; cond. Henry Lewis
 
La Scala, Milan, December 7, 1966
*Nabucco (8) ES as Abigaille with Giangiacomo Guelfi, Gianni Raimondi, Nicolai Ghiaurov, Gloria Lane, Giovanni Foiani, Piero De Palma, Mirella Fiorentini; cond. Gianandrea Gavazzeni
 
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Florence, December 30, January 2, 1967
Un Ballo in Maschera ES as Amelia with Richard Tucker, Sesto Bruscantini, Anna Maccianti (Oscar), Fedora Barbieri (Ulrica); cond. Bruno Bartoletti
 
Naples, January 14, 1967
Un Ballo in Maschera ES as Amelia with Carlo Bergonzi, Kostas Paskalis, Genia Las, Valeria Mariconda; cond, Alberto Erede
 
Naples, January 27, 1967
Aida ES as Aida with Tito Del Bianco, Adriana Lazzarini, Giangiacomo Guelfi, Ivo Vinco, Boris Carmeli; cond. Nino Sanzogno
 
Como, Teatro Sociale, February, 1967 (ES cancelled ?)
Un Ballo in Maschera ES as Amelia with Luigi Ottolini, Licinio Montefusco, Adriana Lazzarini, Anna Gasparini; cond. Franco Patanè.
Trieste, February, 1967 Norma (ES cancelled due to illness)
 
Lisbon, March, 1967 (ES cancelled due to illness)
Norma ES as Norma with Fiorenza Cossotto, Eugenio Fernandi, Ivo Vinco; cond. Oliviero De Fabritiis
 
Lisbon, March, 1967 (ES cancelled due to illness)
Un Ballo in Maschera ES as Amelia with Renato Cioni, Piero Cappuccilli, Giulio Fioravanti, Helena Claudio; cond. Franco Patanè
 
Madrid, June 10, 1967
*La Forza del Destino ES as Leonora with Carlo Bergonzi, Piero Cappuccilli, Paolo Washington, Renato Cesari; cond. Arturo Basile
 
Mexico City, September 14, 1967 (First Norma)
Norma ES as Norma with Pedro Lavirgen, Beverley Wolff, Joshua Hecht; cond. Carlo Felice Cillario
 
La Scala at Montreal, Oct. 9, 13, 1967
*Nabucco ES as Abigaille with Giangiacomo Guelfi, Gianfranco Cecchele, Ivo Vinco, Gloria Lane; cond. Gianandrea Gavazzeni
 
*BBC-TV, Oct. 20, 1967 "Suliotis Sings" sings arias from La Forza del Destino, Nabucco, Cavalleria Rusticana, Macbeth and Norma + interview; cond. E. Downes
 
Piacenza, Oct. 26, 1967
*Norma ES as Norma with Aldo Bottion, Anna Maria Rota, Luigi Roni, Jeda Valtriani, Osvaldo di Credico; cond. Arturo Basile
 
American Opera Society - Fiasco!
New York, Carnegie Hall, Nov. 9, 1967
*Norma (Bellini) (Concert version) ES as Norma with Gianfranco Cecchele, Luigi Roni, Nancy Tatum; cond. Carlo Felice Cillario
 
Florence, Teatro Comunale, Nov. 30, Dec. 1, 1967
Norma ES as Norma with Gianfranco Cecchele, Bianca Maria Casoni, Luigi Roni; cond. Gianandrea Gavazzeni
 
Milan, Teatro alla Scala, 1967-8 season
Nabucco ES as Abigaille with Giangiacomo Guelfi, Nicolai Ghiaurov, Gloria Lane, Giovanni Foiani; cond Gianandrea Gavazzeni
 
Milan, Teatro alla Scala, February *13, 22, 1968
Loreley (Catalani) ES as Loreley with Gianfranco Cecchele, Piero Cappuccilli, Rita Talarico, Agostino Ferrin; cond. Gianandrea Gavazzeni
 
Naples, Teatro San Carlo, March 16, 20, 1968
Anna Bolena ES as Anne Boleyn with Renato Cioni, Mirella Parutto, Carlo Cava, Maria Casula, Franco Ricciardi, Mario Rinaudo; cond. Franco Capuana
 
Genoa, April - June, 1968
Otello ES as Desdemona with Pier Miranda Ferraro, Tito Gobbi, Anna Di Stasio, Ermanno Lorenzi, Giovanni Foiani; cond. Franco Capuana
 
*RAI April 1, 1968 Concert Anna Bolena and Macbeth arias
La Scala, April 30, May 12, 1968
Nabucco ES as Abigaille with Gianni Raimondi, Gloria Lane, Giangiacomo Guelfi, Nicolai Ghiaurov, Giovanni Foiani; cond. Mario Gusella
Felice Schiavi replaced Guelfi in a later performance
 
Naples, Arena Flegrea, July, 1968
Aida ES as Aida with Pier Miranda Ferraro, Eva Tomassy, Rosa Laghezza, Giangiacomo Guelfi, Nicola Zaccaria, Enrico Campi; cond. Nicola Rescigno
 
Brazil, San Carlo Opera (Naples) visit in September 1968 to Rio de Janeiro, September 5, 1968
La Gioconda ES as Gioconda with Giangiacomo Guelfi, Gianni Raimondi, Carlo Cava, Marta Rose; cond. Gianandrea Gavazzeni + 1
Nabucco (2) ES as Abigaille
 
Sao Paulo, September, 1968
La Gioconda and Nabucco (two performances of each)
 
American Opera Society
New York, Carnegie Hall, October 10, 1968
*Nabucco ES as Abigaille with Kostas Paskalis, Daniele Barioni, Luigi Roni, Louise Pearl, Jacklyn Schneider, Alan Ord; Carlo Felice Cillario
 
Chicago, October 2, 5, 7, 14 18*, 23, 1968
Norma ES as Norma with Gianfranco Cecchele, Ivo Vinco, Fiorenza Cossotto, Deborah Kieffer, Dale Malone; cond. Nino Sanzogno
 
London, Drury Lane, November 3, 1968 (Concert performance)
Nabucco ES as Abigaille with Piero Cappuccilli, Boris Christoff, Lou Ann Wyckoff, Don Garrard, Salvatore Novoa, David Hughes, Denny Baylis; cond. Mario Gusella
 
Dallas, November 22, *24, 1968
Anna Bolena ES as Anne Boleyn with Ezio Flagello, Bianca Maria Casoni, Franco Tagliavini, Nancy Williams, Nicola Zaccaria, Robert Jones; cond. Nicola Rescigno
 
Piacenza, Teatro Comunale, December 6, 1968
Norma ES as Norma with Aldo Bottion, Anna Maria Rota, Luigi Roni; cond. Arturo Basile
 
Naples, December 7, 11, 1968
Nabucco ES as Abigaille with Giangiacomo Guelfi, Gianni Raimondi, Luigi Roni, Flora Rafanelli (Fenena); cond. Gianandrea Gavazzeni
 
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BBC-TV, Jan. 1, 1969
 
*Cavalleria Rusticana excerpts ES as Santuzza with Franco Tagliavini, Anne Howells, Elizabeth Bainbridge; cond. Charles Mackerras
 
Catania, January/February, 1969
Norma ES as Norma with Bianca Maria Casoni, Gianfranco Cecchele, Ruggero Raimondi; cond. Gianandrea Gavazzeni
 
San Carlo, Naples, February 1, 1969
*Otello ES as Desdemona with Charles Craig, Anselmo Colzani, Fernando Jacopucci, Arturo La Porta, Loris Gambelli, Athos Cesarini, Giuliana Di Filippo; cond. Oliviero De Fabritiis
 
*Ditto February 5, 1969 exc Mario Del Monaco as Otello
 
Lisbon, March 9, 1969
Aida ES as Aida with Carlo Bergonzi, Fiorenza Cossotto, Eduardo Cittanti (Amonasro)
 
Rome, May 10, 12, 14, *21, 24, 1969
Norma ES Norma with Fiorenza Cossotto, Gastone Limarilli, Ivo Vinco, Corinna Vozza, Mario Ferrara; cond. Bruno Bartoletti
 
London, Covent Garden, June 26, 30, July 4, 1969
Macbeth ES as Lady Macbeth with Kostas Paskalis, Ermanno Mauro, Forbes Robinson, John Dobson; cond. Carlo Maria Giulini
 
San Carlo Opera Company of Naples visits Rio de Janeiro, September 5, 1969
*La Gioconda ES as Gioconda with Gianni Raimondi, Giangiacomo Guelfi, Carlo Cava, Marta Rose, Delia Lago; cond. Ugo Rapalo
 
Mexico City, September 23, 1969
Nabucco ES as Abigaille with Kostas Paskalis
 
Mexico City, September 30, 1969
*Macbeth ES as Lady Macbeth with Kostas Paskalis, Salvatore Novoa
 
Mexico City, Oct. 14, 1969
*Macbeth ES as Lady Macbeth with Gianpiero Mastromei, David Portilla
or Un Ballo in Maschera ES as Amelia with Donald Smith, Vicente Sardinero
 
Dallas, Texas, Nov. 1, 1969
*Aida ES as Aida with Amedeo Zambon, Shirley Verrett, Giangiacomo Guelfi, Luigi Roni, Nicola Zaccaria, Rod MacWherter, Ruth Falcon; cond. Nicola Rescigno
 
Philadelphia, Nov. 14, 1969
*Nabucco ES as Abigaille with Peter Glossop, Ezio Flagello, Salvatore Novoa; cond. Anton Guadagno
 
New York, Metropolitan Opera, December 13, 1969
Macbeth ES as Lady Macbeth (DEBUT scheduled but cancelled when the season opened late due to a labor dispute.)
 
London, Drury Lane, November 30, 1969
La Gioconda ES as Gioconda with Bernabé Marti, Sherrill Milnes, Mignon Dunn, Franco Ventriglia; cond. Carlo Felice Cillario  
 
Naples, January 25, 1970
*Norma ES as Norma with Mario Del Monaco, Fiorenza Cossotto, Elena Barcis, Ivo Vinco, Vittorio Pandano; cond. Oliviero De Fabritiis
 
Genoa, March 15, 1970
*Macbeth ES as Lady Macbeth with Mario Zanasi, Paolo Washington, Giorgio Merighi; cond. Giuseppe Patanè
 
Buenos Aires, June 12, 1970
*Anna Bolena ES as Anne Boleyn with Gianni Raimondi, Fiorenza Cossotto, Ivo Vinco, Victor de Narké (Lord Rochefort); cond. Oliviero De Fabritiis
 
Mexico City, Late September 1970
*La Gioconda ES as Gioconda with Flaviano Labo, Gianpiero Mastromei, Bianca Berini, Aurora Woodrow (La Cieca), Giovanni Foiani; cond. Anton Guadagno
 
September, 1970 - ditto exc Luciano Pavarotti as Enzo
 
Mexico City, September 22, 1970
Macbeth ES as Lady Macbeth with Gianpiero Mastromei, David Portilla, Arnold Voketaitis; cond. Carlo Felice Cillario
 
Mexico City, September 1970
Anna Bolena ES as Anne Boleyn with Alfredo Kraus, Ruggiero Raimondi
 
Frankfurt, October 3, 1970
*Norma as Norma with Aldo Bottion, Franca Mattiucci, Augusto Ferrin; cond. Riccardo Muti
 
Rome, November 16, 1970
Nabucco ES as Abigaille with Mario Zanasi, Angelo Mori (Ismaele), Carlo Cava, Franca Mattiucci; cond. Vittorio Gui
 
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Florence, January 2, 5, 7, 10, 13, 17, 1971
*Cavalleria Rusticana ES as Santuzza with Gianfranco Cecchele, Giangiacomo Guelfi, Biancarosa Zanibelli, Ada Finelli; cond. Riccardo Muti + Pagliacci
 
Catania, Teatro Massimo Bellini, January/February, 1971
Francesca da Rimini (Zandonai) ES as Francesca
 
Catania, Teatro Massimo Bellini, February 23, 26, 28, 1971
*La Straniera (Bellini) ES as Aliade with Veriano Luchetti, Ugo Savarese, Elena Zilio, Nina Carta, Antonio Zerbini, Nino Valori; cond. Oliviero De Fabritiis
 
*German Debut Recital, TV March 10, 1971
Arias from Cavalleria Rusticana, La Forza Del Destino, La Gioconda, Nabucco; duets with Norman Mittelman in Il Trovatore, Aida; cond. Wolfgang Rennert
 
Naples, San Carlo, May 6, 1971
*Manon Lescaut ES as Manon with Placido Domingo, Mario D'Anna, Sergio Pezzetti, Ermanno Lorenzi, Nicolo Troisi, Giuseppina Dalle Molle; cond. Oliviero De Fabritiis
Ditto exc Renato Cesari for D'Anna
 
*Tosca 1971 as Tosca w. Gianni Raimondi, Anselmo Colzani; cond. Oliviero De Fabritiis
 
Madrid, June *2 3, 5, 1971
Tosca ES as Tosca with Gianni Raimondi, Anselmo Colzani; cond. Oliviero De Fabritiis
 
Madrid, June 17, 19, 1971
Nabucco ES as Abigaille with Cornell MacNeil
 
Tokyo, Sept. 16, 1971
*Norma ES as Norma with Gianfranco Cecchele, Fiorenza Cossotto, Ivo Vinco; cond. Oliviero De Fabritiis
 
Firenze 1971
Cavalleria Rusticana ES as Santuzza with Gianfranco Cecchele, Giangiacomo Guelfi; cond. Riccardo Muti
 
Naples, December 18, 1971
*Tosca ES as Tosca with Amedeo Zambon, Giangiacomo Guelfi, Mario Machi, Sergio Pezetti, Vittorio Pandano, Nicolo Troisi, Gennaro Chiocca, Delia Viola; cond. Carlo Franci
 
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Mantua, January, 1972
Anna Bolena ES as Anne Boleyn
 
Paris, February 11, 1972
*Nabucco ES as Abigaille with Dan Iordachescu, Hans Franzen, Riccardo Cassinelli, Jose Vernian, Odile Pietti, Gerard Duenez; cond. Pierre Michel Le Conte
 
Vienna, 1972
Cavalleria Rusticana ES as Santuzza with Gianfranco Cecchele, Kostas Paskalis, Bence; cond. Santi
 
Covent Garden, March 23, 27, 1*, 7* April, 1972
Nabucco ES as Abigaille with Peter Glossop (Nabucco), Ermanno Mauro (Ismaele), David Ward (Zaccaria), Maria Pellegrini (Fenena), Marie Hayward (Anna), Gwynne Howell (High Priest of Baal), John Lanigan (Abdullah); cond. Colin Davis
 
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Covent Garden, February 2, 23, 26, March 1, 9, 1973
*Cavalleria Rusticana ES as Santuzza with Gianfranco Cecchele, Delme Bryn-Jones, Gillian Knight, Heather Begg; cond. John Matheson
Ditto - March 13, 17, 1973 exc Robin Stapleton, conductor
San Severo, 1973
 
*Cavalleria Rusticana ES as Santuzza with Angelo Mori, Benito Di Bella; cond. Francesco Maria Martini
 
RAI Rome, November 1, 1973
*Khovantchina ES as Susanna with Nicolai Ghiaurov, Veriano Luchetti, Siegmund Nimsgern, Cesare Siepi, Fiorenza Cossotto, Angelo Marchiandi, Mietta Sighele, Ludovic Spiess, Gianfranco Casarini, Ubaldo Carosi, Claudio Strudthoff, Herbert Handt, Teodoro Rovetta, Carlo Del Bosca; cond. Bogo Leskovich
 
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Palermo, January *15, *20 1974
Nabucco ES as Abigaille with Ruggero Bondino, Cornell MacNeil, Boris Christoff, Franca Mattiucci, Plinio Clabassi; cond. Oliviero De Fabritiis
 
Rome, May 7*, 19*, 1974
La Fanciulla del West ES as Minnie with Giorgio Casellato-Lamberti, Giangiacomo Guelfi, Bernardino di Bagno, Guido Mazzini, Giuseppe Giova, Piero De Palma, Loris Gambelli, Gabriela De Julius; cond. Oliviero De Fabritiis
 
Rome, 1974
Manon Lescaut ES as Manon with Giorgio Casellato-Lamberti, Giangiacomo Guelfi; cond. Oliviero De Fabritiis
 
San Severo, Nov. 23, 1974
*Macbeth ES as Lady Macbeth with Giuseppe Taddei, Leonida Bergamonti, Gianfranco Privitello, Gigliola Caputi, Pietro Di Vietri, Montano Benzini, Franco Boscolo, Umberto Scaglione; cond. Loris Gavarini
 
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Catania, January 23, 1975
*Manon Lescaut ES as Manon with Amedeo Zambon, Guido Mazzini, E. Amore; cond. Oliviero De Fabritiis
*Elena Souliotis/Rolf Bjoerling Joint Recital
 
Carnegie Hall, Feb. 21, 1976
ES portion w Marcello Guerrini at the piano
1) Tschaikovsky; Iolanta - Iolanta's aria (in Russian)
2) Tschaikovsky: Jeanne d'Arc - Adieu fôrets (in Russian)
3) Ponchielli: La Gioconda - Suicidio
4) Rubinstein: The Demon - Song of Tamara
5) Puccini: Manon Lescaut - Sola, perduta, abbandonata
6) Cherubini: Medea - finale
7) Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana - Voi lo sapete
8) Pacini: Saffo - Teco dall'are pronube
 
As a Mezzo-Soprano:
 
Florence, Maggio Musicale, January 16, 1979
The Love for Three Oranges (Prokofiev) ES as Fata Morgana with Florino Andreolli (Truffaldino), Katia Angeloni (Esmeraldina), Rolando Panerai (Leandro), Eduard Gimenez (the Prince), Fedora Barbieri (Princess Clarissa), Alida Ferrarina (Ninetta); cond. Bruno Bartoletti
Chicago, September 29, October 2, 5, 8, 10, 13, 16, 1979
 
The Love for Three Oranges (Prokofiev) ES as Fata Morgana with Jacque Trussel (Truffaldino), Richard Gill (King of Clubs), Frank Little (the Prince), William Dooley (Leandro), Kathleen Kuhlmann (Princess Clarissa), (Timothy Nolen (Pantaloon), Eric Halvarson (Magician), Sharon Graham (Linetta), Italo Tajo (Cook), Wendy White (Esmeraldini); cond. Georges Prêtre
 
Florence, Maggio Musicale, June 18, 1988
*Suor Angelica (Puccini) ES as Principessa w. Diana Soviero (Angelica), Corinna Vozza, Laura Zannini, Luisa Gallmetzer, Giovanna Santelli, Marisa Zotti, Giuliana Matteini, Aracella Haengel, Laura Toppetti, Gigliola Caputi; cond. Bruno Bartoletti
 
Florence, San Carlo Opera
The Gambler (Prokofiev) ES as Grandmother
Cavalleria Rusticana (Mascagni) ES as Mamma Lucia
 
Stuttgart Opera, 1999
The Queen of Spades (Tschaikovsky) ES as the Old Countess  
 
Commercial Recordings
Nabucco Elena Suliotis as Abigaille with Tito Gobbi, Bruno Prevedi, Carlo Cava, Dora Carral, Anna D'Auria, Walter Krautler, Giovanni Foiani; cond. Lamberto Gardelli, Rome
Decca MET 298/300, SET 298/300
London A-4382 (OSA -1382)(3) STEREOTAPE LOR 90118 Sept. 1965
Hilites: Decca MET 367, SET 367; CD - Decca 417 407-2DH2
 
Duet: Oh, di qual onta aggravasi with Tito Gobbi
The Royal Family of Opera, London Stereotape LO 90144
 
Cavalleria Rusticana Elena Suliotis as Santuzza with Mario Del Monaco, Tito Gobbi, Anna Di Stasio, Stefania Malagu; cond. Silvio Varviso Rome 1966
ES on Side 4: Un Ballo in Maschera - Ecco l'orrido campo...Ma dall'arido stelo; La Forza del Destino - Pace, pace mio Dio; La Gioconda - Suicidio
Complete: Decca MET 343-4 SET 343-4; Hilites: Decca ST 490
CD - Decca 452 179-2DF2
 
Operatic Arias with the Orchestra of Rome Opera, conducted by Oliviero de Fabritiis
Anna Bolena - Final Scene; Macbeth - Nel di della vittoria...Ambizioso spirto...Vieni! t'affretta!; Luisa Miller - Tu puniscimi, o Signore...A brani, a brani, o perfido; Un Ballo in Maschera - Morro, ma prima in grazia
London Stereotape LOL 90138; CD: Decca 475 6235
 
Norma (Abridged) Elena Suliotis, Mario Del Monaco, Fiorenza Cossotto, Carlo Cava, Athos Cesarini (Flavio), Giuliana Tavolaccini (Clotilde); cond. Silvio Varviso 1968; Decca MET 368/9; SET 368/9; London 2CD POCL-3824/5; 452 683-2
 
Macbeth Elena Suliotis as Lady Macbeth with Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Macbeth), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Banco), Luciano Pavarotti (Macduff), Riccardo Cassinelli (Malcolm), Raymond Myers (Medico), Helen Lawrence, John Noble; cond. Lamberto Gardelli w. London Philharmonic Orchestra, the Wandsworth School Boys' Choir and Ambrosian Opera Chorus.
 
LP - Decca SETB 510-12 August 1970; CD - Decca 440 048-2DMO2
Anna Bolena Elena Suliotis as Anne Boleyn with Marilyn Horne (Jane Seymour), Janet Coster (Smeton), John Alexander (Lord Percy), Piero De Palma (Hervey), Nicolai Ghiaurov (Henry VIII). Stafford Dean (Lord Rochefort), Vienna Opera Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Chorus; cond. Silvio Varviso
 
LP - Decca SET 446-9; London OSA-1436; CD - London 3CD 455 069-2
Suor Angelica Elena Souliotis as La Principessa with Mirella Freni recorded in 1991
 
CD - Decca 436 261-2DHO3  

 


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