Opera Night

Opera Night

Saturday, 7 - 10pm

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Opera Night Saturday 21 September 2013

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 - Rinaldo

Harry Bicket conducts the Lyric Opera Orchestra and Chorus in Rinaldo's opera in three acts based on an outline by Aaron Hill after Torquato Tasso's 'Gerusalemme liberata'.

Music Played on the Show

20:38

Title: One

Performer(s): Jamal, Ahmad

Duration: 3:45

20:55

Title: Softly Sweet In Lydian Measures

Performer(s): Handel, George Frideric

Duration: 4:32

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Presenter: Bernard Clarke

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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