Opera

Le Couronnement de Poppée - Monteverdi

Monteverdi Choir - English Baroque Soloists - Sir John Eliot Gardiner

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Monday, 18 September 2017 — 7:30pm
Grande salle Pierre Boulez - Philharmonie

Program

  • Claudio Monteverdi
    Le Couronnement de Poppée
  • Livret de Giovanni Francesco Busenello

Distribution

  • Monteverdi Choir
  • English Baroque Soloists
  • Sir John Eliot Gardiner, conducting,
  • Elsa Rooke
  • Hana Blažíková, soprano, Poppea / Fortuna
  • Kangmin Justin Kim, contre-ténor, Nerone
  • Marianna Pizzolato, mezzo-soprano, Ottavia
  • Gianluca Buratto, bass, Seneca
  • Carlo Vistoli, contre-ténor, Ottone
  • Anna Denis, soprano, Drusilla / Virtù / Pallade
  • Lucile Richardot, mezzo-soprano, Arnalta / Venere
  • Silvia Frigato, soprano, Amore / Valletto
  • Furio Zanasi, baritone, Soldate I / Liberto
  • Gareth Treseder, tenor, Famigliari
  • Zachary Wilder, tenor, Lucano
  • Francesca Boncompagni, soprano, Damigella
  • John Taylor Ward, baritone, Mercurio / Littore
Created in Venice in 1643, The Coronation of Poppaea is a captivating collection of vocal portraits: Poppea and  Nero are lyrical, Octavia sings recitative that are bursting  with vivid colour, and Otho is hesitant while Seneca is proud and confident…

media

L'incoronazione di Poppea: Pur ti miro (Poppea, Nerone)