Thomas hampson sings one of his most acclaimed met roles as giorgio. The conductors are zubin mehta and michele gamba, staging by liliana cavani. At a party she is introduced to alfredo germont, who has been fascinated by her for a long time. After the project fabbrica young artist program of the teatro dellopera di roma. For example 602 m128 means that this performer offers a mp3 file of 128kbps that takes 6. A spare staging that hinges on just a handful of starkly symbolic gesturesa couch, a clock, a bathrobeit offers a vast space for a lead soprano to fill. Act i violettas house a party is taking place at the house of violetta valery, a beautiful parisian demimondaine. But the rules of society and family expectations betray them, and violetta. Verdis passionate portrait of a parisian courtesan who gives up the man of her dreams features one of the most emotional. Teresa stratas, placido domingo, cornell mcneill, franco zeffirellli. Sonya yoncheva sings one of operas most beloved heroines, the tragic courtesan violetta, a role in which she triumphed on the met stage in 2015. Mirella freni takes the lead as violetta and the conductor is the late carlo maria giulini. The guests pass into the ballroom, where the dancing starts, but violetta remains behind, overcome by a sudden illness. The play is still staged today in its original form.
Thomas hampson sings one of his most acclaimed met roles as giorgio germont, alfredos disapproving father, in a revival of willy deckers staging conducted by san francisco opera music director nicola luisotti. Piero tosi, a famed costume designer who worked on films such as the leopard and death in venice, died saturday in rome, the franco zeffirelli foundation announced on facebook. The opera was originally titled violetta, after the main character. See all 3 photos a love story of a courtesan violetta and a nobleman alfredo. The opera was originally titled violetta, after the. Enter your location to see which movie theaters are playing opera in hd. We have two living rooms and two private rooms where guests can enjoy business lunch and dinners, with family or friends.
At the end of each line you find more information about the music of that specific performer. It was giulinis name that attracted me to this version. Winners of the klaudia taev competition for opera singers lead the cast of this gloomy story. The restaurant also has a terrace where guests will enjoy a relaxed and outdoor environment. A soprano showdown, and a winner the new york times. When his father directly appeals to violetta to relinquish her one chance of happiness, violetta submits. Prague opera, prague tickets, opera tickets, czech opera.
Please give me a short ok or not ok, if i can use 20 seconds from the second file and, if necessary, under what conditions. Met opera on demand delivers instant access to more than 500 met performances, including live in hd videos, classic telecasts and radio broadcasts. Complete your giuseppe verdi carlos kleiber, ileana cotrubas, placido domingo, sherrill milnes, bayerisches staatsorchester collection. From her betrothal and marriage to louis xvi at 15 to her reign as queen at 19 and to the end of her reign as queen, and ultimately the fall of versailles. Click on the button to go to the page where you can download the music. Avec natalie dessay, ludovic tezier, charles castronovo, adelina scarabelli.
This huge production features spectacular sets, beautiful costumes, dazzling lighting, fireworks and a 9meter. Sonya yoncheva stars as the courtesan violetta, opposite michael fabiano as her lover, alfredo. Jul 09, 2017 a love story of a courtesan violetta and a nobleman alfredo. The film actually premiered in italy in 1982, then went into general release there in 1983. The story is of violetta, a beautiful courtesan of. The other, kristine opolais, was dvoraks rusalka there on saturday afternoon. In 2016, he was a prize winner in placido domingos operalia competition. While she struggles with the fact that she is dying, she falls for him and they escape the city to live together in the french countryside. Yoncheva a blazing violetta in mets highly charged traviata. Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at. Its tender, carefully crafted love story and joyful beginnings gradually lead into the sadness and tragedy that follow as the glitter and glamour of violettas life fades out to darkness and sorrow, painful vengeance and eventual heartbreak. The events take place in and around paris during the 1840s. The fallen woman is an opera in three acts by giuseppe verdi set to an italian libretto by francesco maria piave.
When glamorous call girl violetta valery finds love in her admirer alfredo germont, it seems nothing can keep them apart. Played out against the hypocrisy of upperclass fashionable society, alfredo and violettas love threatens to shame his family. Verdi offered a more complex and sympathetic portrayal of his heroine than dumas, highlighting violettas noble nature and her devotion to. At table, gaston proposes a toast to the power of love, and violetta replies extolling a life of pleasure and lightheartedness. The cinema director, best known for her film the night porter, produced a period vision of parisian high society replete with lavish ball gowns, chaise longues and billiard tables conservative to the modern eye, but stylishly realised. Pretty yende and benjamin bernheim triumph as viol. It is based on the 1853 opera of the same name with music by giuseppe verdi and libretto by francesco maria piave. Download the new ipad app to watch on your tv with apple tv via airplay.
Wednesday, march 15, 2017 6 pm sonya yoncheva sings one of operas most beloved heroines, the tragic courtesan violetta, a role in which she triumphed on the met stage in 2015, opposite michael fabiano as her lover, alfredo, and thomas hampson as his. Rosa ponselle and frederick jagel, renato cioni and anna moffo, lleana cotrubas, maria callas and alfedo kraus, licia albanese and giacinto prandelli, carlo bergonzi, jose carreras, nicola gedda, beverly sills and aldo ceccato, paolo silveri and adriana guerrini, renata sccotto and ettore bastianini. With francesca dotto, antonio poli, roberto frontali, jader bignamini. Our new desktop experience was built to be your music destination. Liliana cavanis production must have looked superannuated when it came out nearly 30 years ago. We took our teens to the opera and i have several things i liked very much.918 96 1186 1615 784 406 1637 415 771 359 618 766 560 1096 441 871 1480 1280 789 1647 272 1596 1040 366 1206 658 735 1026 1642 1359 1644 1078 1084 1281 699 1095 277 619 1415 1061 1172 1150 916 1341 124 20 1364