More Sunday Night at the Opera

Oct 15, 2015

In the coming weeks, Chris Voss brings you operas born in February! Rossini's The Barber of Seville, Donizetti's The Daughter of the Regiment, and Strauss's Ariadne auf Naxos, among others!

February 12
Gaetano Donizetti: La fille du Régiment

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

February 19
Gustave Charpentier: Louise
Beverly Sills: Louise
Nicolai Gedda: Julien
José van Dam: Le père
Mignon Dunn: La mère

Orchestra and Chorus of the Paris Opera
Julius Rudel, conductor

February 26
Richard Strauss: Ariadne auf Naxos

Jessye Norman: Ariadne
Paul Frey: Bacchus
Julia Varady: Der Komponist
Edita Gruberova: Zerbinetta
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau: A music teacher
Wolfgang Millgramm: An officer
Martin Finke: A dancing master / Scaramuccio
Olaf Bär: Harlequin
Gerd Wolf: Truffaldin
Andreas Conrad: Brighella
Eva Lind: Najade
Marianne Rorholm: Dryade
Julie Kaufmann: Echo

The Gewandhaus Orchestra and Chorus
Kurt Masur, conductor

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