The Florentine Opera’s fourth original recording to be released September 8
MILWAUKEE, Wis.—September 5, 2017— Robert Aldridge and Herschel Garfein’s Sister Carrie, the latest world-premiere recording of by the Grammy Award-winning Florentine Opera, will be released by the Naxos label for worldwide distribution on Friday, September 8, 2017.
This compelling, masterful new work of American opera will be released in hard copy and all forms of digital download and streaming by the world’s largest classical music producer and distributor. The Florentine produced and recorded Sister Carrie for a live audience in October 2016 at the Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. This recording features some of the best American opera talent and role originators today, including Adriana Zabala as Carrie, Keith Phares as Hurstwood, Matt Morgan as Drouet, and Alisa Jordheim as Lola.
The Florentine previously released original recordings of Rio de Sangre, Elmer Gantry, and Wuthering Heights.
Later this fall, the Florentine will host a formal album release party, at which attendees will be able to hear selections of Sister Carrie, as well as meet the composer, librettist and other creative team members. Details of the event are forthcoming.