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Performance on 3


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Wexford Festival
Massenet's Sapho, live from the 50th anniversary season at the Theatre Royal in Wexford. A piece lyrique, not about the Greek poetess, but about the love of Sapho, an artist's model with a past, and a native lad from Provence. Fabio Sparvoli is the director of Wexford Festival Opera's new production, which is sung in French. Introduced by Sean Rafferty.
Wexford Festival Opera Chorus, National Philharmonic Orchestra of Belarus, conductor Jean-Luc Tingaud Parti
9.00 Twenty Minutes: Sappho and the Broader Tradition
Margaret Reynolds , author of The Sappho Companion, discusses the influence of the ancient Greek lyric poet Sappho.
9.20 Part 2


Unknown: Fabio Sparvoli
Introduced By: Sean Rafferty.
Conductor: Jean-Luc Tingaud
Unknown: Margaret Reynolds
Fanny Legrand: Gluseppina Piunti (soprano)
Jean Gaussin: Brandon Jovanovich (tenor)
Divonne: Agata Bienkowska (mezzo)
C6saire: Massimitiano Gagliardo (bass-Baritone)
Irene: Ermonela Jaho(soprano)
Caoudal: Luca Salsi (baritone)
La Borderie: Angel Pazos (tenor)
Hotelier: Nicholas Courjal (bass-Baritone)

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