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Opera on 3


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Three Sisters
Peter Eotvos 's ground-breaking, surreal opera, after the play by Chekhov, features an all-male cast as the three Prozorov sisters, each one yearning and searching for a new and more exciting life. Recorded at the Edinburgh Festival Theatre in 2001. Presented by Tom Service.
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, conductors Peter Eotvos and Errico Fresis See tomorrow 7.30pm


Unknown: Peter Eotvos
Conductors: Peter Eotvos
Conductors: Errico Fresis
Irina: Oleg Riabets (male Soprano)
Masha: Lawrence Zazzo (countertenor)
Olga: David Cordier (countertenor)
Natasha: Gary Boyce (countertenor)
Tusenbach: Olivier Lallouette (baritone)
Verschinin: Riccardo Lombard! (baritone)
Andrei: Wolfgang Neweria (baritone)
Kuligin: Dario Suss (bass)
Doctor: Roderic Keating (tenor)
Solyony: Denis Sedov (bass)
Anfisa: Jan Alots (bass)
Rode: Alexei Grigorev (tenor)
Fedotik: Terence Mierau (tenor)

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