Opera Night

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    Opera Night Saturday 26 July 2014

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    Evelino Pido conducts the Vienna State Opera and Chorus in Donizetti's Anna Bolena starring Krassimira Stoyanova in the title role and Luca Pisaroni as Henry VIII

    Saturday August 2nd - Rossini’s The Barber of Seville
    Bernard brings us to the opera in Lausanne, Switzerland for Rossini’s much loved opera buffa The Barber of Seville. Carlo Vieu conducts the Lausanne Chamber Orchestra and Chorus with Edgardo Rocha, Giorgio Caoduro and Annalisa Stroppa in the leading roles.

    Saturday August 9th - Catalani’s La Wally
    Join Bernard Clarke this evening for Catalani’s La Wally the story is set in the Austrian Tyrol where the free-spirited but vulnerable Wally is in love with the handsome Giuseppe Hagenbach, the son of her father's implacable enemy. This leads to the inevitable disastrous conclusion. This performance comes from the Grand Theatre in Geneva in a new co-production with Monte-Carlo Opera starring Barbara Frittoli as Wally and Balint Szabo as Stomminger. The Orchestre de la Suisse Romande is conducted by Evelino Pido.

    Music Played on the Show

    • 19:06
      Title: Anna Bolena Act I
      Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano
      Performer(s): Carlos Osuna (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Chorus
      Album: Recorded at State Opera, Vienna (Broadcast 26/07/14), EBU
      Duration: 88:24
    • 20:39
      Title: Anna Bolena Act Ii
      Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano
      Performer(s): Carlos Osuna (Tenor)
      Performer(s): Vienna State Opera Orchestra, Vienna State Opera Chorus
      Album: Recorded at State Opera, Vienna (Broadcast 26/07/14), EBU
      Duration: 88:08
    • 21:38
      Title: Lan Hua Hua
      Composer: Traditional Chinese
      Performer(s): Shanghai Quartet
      Performer(s): Shanghai Quartet
      Album: The Flowing Stream - Chinese Folk Songs And Tone Poems (Recordno: DE 3233), Delos, DE 3233
      Duration: 2:55

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