Opera Night with Paul Herriott

Opera Night with Paul Herriott

Saturday, 7 - 10pm

Opera Night Saturday 28 October 2017

Opera Night with Paul Herriott

Paul Herriott presents tonight's performance of Cherubini's Medea directed by Fiona Shaw live from the National Opera House, Wexford as part of the Wexford Festival Opera

Saturday July 14th - Verdi's Simon Boccanegra

Vienna State Opera presents Verdi's Simon Boccanegra this powerful drama stars Thomas Hampson (pictured) in the title role. He is joined by Marina Rebeka as Amelia/Maria Boccanegra's long lost daughter, Francesco Meli as Gabriele Adorno, her lover and Dmitry Belosselskiy is Fiesco, Boccanegra's erstwhile enemy and Amelia's guardian. Evelino Pido conducts the Vienna State Opera Orchestra and Chorus.


Saturday July 21st - Mozart's Cosi fan tutte

Manipulating the action are the Don Alfonso of Roberto de Candia and the Despina of Lucia Cirillo (pictured), with Federica Lombardi, Annalisa Stroppa, Andre Schuen and Francesco Marsigila as the pairs of young lovers who test each other's faithfulness. Diego Fasolis conducts the Orchestra of the Teatro Regio Turin and the Teatro Regio Chorus.

Music Played on the Show

01:00

Title: Medea Part I

Composer: Cherubini

Performer(s): Lise Davidsen, Ruth Iniesta, Raffaella Luponacci, Sergey Romanovsky, Adam Lau, Stephen Barlow (Conductor), Wexford Festival Chorus And Orchestra

Duration: 54:00

01:00

Title: Medea Part Ii

Composer: Cherubini

Performer(s): Lise Davidsen, Ruth Iniesta, Raffaella Luponacci, Sergey Romanovsky, Adam Lau, Stephen Barlow (Conductor), Wexford Festival Chorus And Orchestra

Duration: 83:00

19:56

Title: Sinfonia (3rd Movement) Allegro Vivace

Composer: Cherubini, Luigi

Performer(s): Auser Musici

Album: Arias and Overtures from Florence to Paris Luigi Cherubini / Hyperion / CDA67893

Duration: 2:17

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Presenter: Paul Herriott

Producer: Gail Henry

Production Co-ordinator: Ian McGlynn

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