Farinelli, is the artistic name of Carlo Broschi, a young singer in Handel's time. He was castrated in his childhood in order to preserve his voice. During his life he becomes to be a very famous opera singer, managed by his mediocre brother (Riccardo).
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The bawdy adventures of Carlo Broschi.
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Belgium's official submission to the Best Foreign Language Film category for the 67th Academy Awards. See more
LIGHTING. In scenes that show stage lights and chandeliers, the focus on them is softened, but it can still be seen that the "lamps" and "candles" are in fact far too steady, and too smokeless, to be or to contain live flame. Gaslight was not brought into theatres until just after 1800 (in England), and limelight -- with real quicklime -- around 1820. Also, some outdoor lighting -- outside palaces, etc. -- is obviously too bright, blue- or green-shaded, smokeless, and sharp-edged to come from a bonfire. See more
Alto Giove (Instrumental)
Arranged By Christophe Rousset
Composed By Nicola Porpora
Performed By Ensemble Les Talens Lyriques
, conducted by Christophe Rousset See more