The verses of Francesca da Rimini translated into the dialect of Romagna by Luigi Soldati
Gabriella Franchini is an Italian actress. She started her professional career in the Teatro Stabile in Turin with the Greek tragedy “Electra” by Sophocles. She has spent a long time in theatrical activities of a rich and varied nature: Elizabethan theatre, Aristophanes, Dario Fo, Eduardo de Filippo, Maupassant, Elias Canetti, Bontempelli, Bob Wilson, Adriana Asti. For years she has collaborated with Franca Valeri under whose direction she has toured for a long time with the monologue La bruttina Stagionata (“The Ugly Oldish Woman”) based on [...]
Verses of Francesca da Rimini translated into German by Hermann Gmelin Inferno, Canto V, 88-142
The romance “Paolo, give me peace” from the third act of the opera by Riccardo Zandonai (soprano Iris Adami Corradetti).
Francesca da Rimini -- Tone poem of Chaikovskij in three parts andante lugubre – andante cantabile – allegro vivo
Sergej Rachmaninov -- Fancesca da Rimini -- The aria of Francesca -- soprano Marina Poplavskaya -- Bolshoj Theatre Orchestra, Moscow.
The verses of Francesca da Rimini translated into German by Walther von Wartburg
The Francesca da Rimini project, which from today is beginning to take shape like the flower in the button-hole of our website, is dedicated to one of the female personages who have mainly inspired artists, poets and playwrights throughout the world. The heart of the project is made up of a considerable number of Francesca da Rimini’s “voices”: as many of them as there are languages and dialects...
Ms. Kfir was born in Tel Aviv, Israel. She is a language coach for singers and actors. As such, she has been a member of the Metropolitan Opera for the past six seasons.