Ruse Opera, 1958

Gioconda    Maria Bohachek
Enzo    Yurgo Stefanov
Laura    Ana Georgieva
Barnaba    Kiril Krastev
La Cieca    Evgenia Babacheva
Alvise    Nedeicho Pavlov

Romeo Raichev, cond. 

Act I

Acts II & III are lost

  Act IV


La Gioconda was first heard in Sofia during 1934 with only two other productions to follow: Ruse in 1958 and Plovdiv in 1983. The only surviving recording from the Ruse Opera production c. 1958 offers only Acts I and IV. Sung in Bulgarian it features Kiril Krastev, Maria Bohachek and Ana Georgieva.