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Opera on 3


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Suzy Klein introduces a revival of David McVicar 's critically acclaimed production of Mozart's Le Nozze di Figaro live from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. In addition to contributions from the cast and Mozart specialists, Jane Glover is on hand to guide listeners through the composer's masterpiece. Mozart Le Nozze di Figaro
Chorus and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, conductor Charles Mackerras
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Introduces: Suzy Klein
Unknown: David McVicar
Unknown: Jane Glover
Conductor: Charles MacKerras
Figaro: Ildebrando D'Arcangelo (bass-Baritone)
Susanna: Aleksandra Kurzak (soprano)
Count Almaviva: Peter Mattei (baritone)
Countess Almaviva: Barbara Frittoli (soprano)
Cherubino: Anna Bonitatibus (mezzo)
Marcellina: Ann Murray (mezzo)
Bartolo: Robert Lloyd (bass)
Don Basilio: Robin Leggate (tenor)
Don Curzio: Harry Nicoll (tenor)
Barbarina: Kishani Jayasinghe (soprano)
Antonio: Donald Maxwell (tenor)

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