Opera Night

Opera Night

Saturday, 7 - 10pm

Opera Night Saturday 7 June 2014

Opera Night

Bernard Clarke presents Richard Strauss' Feurersnot (Fire Famine), Op. 50 recorded earlier this year in the Prinzregententheater, Munich with the Bavarian Radio Chorus

Saturday 19th August - Verdi's Don Carlo 

We travel to the Vienna State Opera for a production of Verdi's Don Carlo. Ramon Vargas is in the title role with Placido Domino as Rodrigo. Myung-whun Chung conducts the Vienna State Opera Orchestra and Chorus. (Plácido Domingo and Krassimira Stoyanova in Don Carlos - Wiener Staatsoper  Michael Pöhn)

Saturday 26th August - Handel's Rodelinda 

Tonight's performance comes from the Teatro Real in Madrid. Soprano Lucy Crowe (pictured, photo by Marco Borggreve) stars in the title role, Bejun Mehta is Bertarido, Jeremy Ovenden is Grimoaldo, Sonia Prina is Eduige, Lawrence Zazzo is Unulfo and Umberto Chiummo is Garibaldo. The Orchestra and Chorus of Teatro Real is conductor by Ivor Bolton. 

Music Played on the Show

21:03

Title: Prelude To Capriccio Op. 85

Composer: Strauss, Richard

Performer(s): Malin Broman, Philip Dukes, Pierre Doumenge, Duncan Mctier, The Nash Ensemble

Album: Richard Strauss: Metamorphosen, Piano Quartet - The Nash Ensemble / Hyperion / CDA67574

Duration: 11:04

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Presenter: Bernard Clarke

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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