'Antonio Pappano's conducting alone would make this a "Tosca" of distinction...Gheorghiu is a very complete Tosca indeed, and intelligently capable of bringing her own perceptions to the role...The recording is all that could be wished.' Gramaphone
Music: Giacomo Puccini
Floria Tosca: Angela Gheorghiu
Mario Cavaradossi: Roberto Alagna
Scarpia: Ruggero Raimondi
Cesare Angelotti: Maurizio Muraro
Spoletta: David angelosi
Sciarrone: Sorin Coliban
Royal Opera Chorus.
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Antonio Pappano 2001
Running Time: 113:76 mins
Bonus Disc contains synopsis and libretto with translation.