June Anderson in Donizetti's "The Daughter of the Regiment"

February 12

This week, fireworks and joviality in Donizetti's "The Daughter of the Regiment" as Sunday Night at the Opera continues a month long celebration of operas born in February!

June Anderson: Marie
Alfredo Kraus: Tonio
Michel Trempont: Sulpice
Hélia T'Hézan: La Marquise
Antoine Garcin: Hortensius
Jean-Noël Bèguelin: Un Caporal
Jeanne Perez: La Duchesse
Manuel de Lerena: Un Notaire

Orchestra and Chorus of the Paris Opera
Bruno Campanella, conductor


With no less than 9 high-C's, "La mes amis" is one of the most challenging arias in all of opera. And when executed well, also one of the most thrilling.