Opera Night

Opera Night

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Opera Night Saturday 23 July 2016

Saturday July 23rd - Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor

Bernard Clarke brings us Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor a tragic opera in three acts. Diana Damrau is Lucia, Charles Castronovo is Sir Edgardo, Ludovic Tezier is Lord Enrico Ashton, Taylor Stayton is Lucia’s bridegroom, Kwangchul Youn is a chaplain, Peter Hoare is a huntsman and Rachael Lloyd is Lucia’s maid. This production was recorded in April at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Daniel Oren conducts the Chorus and the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House.

Saturday July 30th - Puccini’s La Boheme

Tonight, Bernard Clarke introduces a production of Puccini’s La Boheme from the Saarland State Theatre. Ho-Yoon Chung is Rodolfo, Alessandra Marianelli sings Musetta, Fabio Capitanucci is Marcello. Karel Mark Chichon conducts the German Radio Philharmonic Orchestra and the Saarland State Theatre Chorus in a production recorded at the Congress Hall, Saarbrucken, Germany.

Opera Night

Bernard Clarke brings us Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor a tragic opera in three acts.

Music Played on the Show

18:05

Title: Lucia Di Lammermoor, Tragic Opera In Three Acts (Act I)

Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano

Performer(s): Diana Damrau (Soprano), Charles Castronovo (Tenor), Ludovic Tezier (Baritone), Taylor Stayton (Tenor), Kwangchul Youn (Bass), Raimondo Bidebent (Tenor), Rachael Lloyd (Mezzo-Soprano), Royal Opera House Orchestra, Royal Opera Chorus

Album: Recorded at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden (Broadcast 230716)

Duration: 42:09

18:50

Title: Lucia Di Lammermoor, Tragic Opera In Three Acts (Act Ii)

Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano

Performer(s): Diana Damrau (Soprano), Charles Castronovo (Tenor), Ludovic Tezier (Baritone), Taylor Stayton (Tenor), Kwangchul Youn (Bass), Raimondo Bidebent (Tenor), Rachael Lloyd (Mezzo-Soprano), Royal Opera House Orchestra, Royal Opera Chorus

Album: Recorded at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden (Broadcast 230716)

Duration: 41:34

19:34

Title: Lucia Di Lammermoor, Tragic Opera In Three Acts (Act Iii)

Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano

Performer(s): Diana Damrau (Soprano), Charles Castronovo (Tenor), Ludovic Tezier (Baritone), Taylor Stayton (Tenor), Kwangchul Youn (Bass), Raimondo Bidebent (Tenor), Rachael Lloyd (Mezzo-Soprano), Royal Opera House Orchestra, Royal Opera Chorus

Album: Recorded at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden (Broadcast 230716)

Duration: 60:47

20:36

Title: Macbeth Excerpts

Composer: Verdi, Giuseppe

Performer(s): Philharmonia Orchestra

Album: Maria Callas Complete Studio Recordings

Duration: 23:12

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Presenter: Bernard Clarke

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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