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Donizetti's Maria di Rohan

Teatro Donizetti, Bergamo,  November 16 & 18, 2011.

Photographs by Gianfranco Rota, courtesy of the Teatro Donizetti, Bergamo

 

Photographs from the 2011 Donizetti Festival production of Donizetti's Maria di Rohan, which, from the photographs, looked a particularly stylish one with its whirlpool motif, although José MªIrurzun from Seen and Heard International was not very impressed by the singing, apart from that of Marco di Felice.   Armando was sung by a tenor rather than the more usual mezzo,  as in the this year's Buxton Festival production.  Gregory Kunde, who sang Tamas in Gemma di Vergy earlier in the Festival, conducted using the critical edition of the score edited by Luca Zoppelli.

 

The Team

 

Maria, countess of Rohan - Majella Cullagh

Riccardo, count of Chalais - Salvatore Cordella

Enrico, Duca di Chevreuse - Marco di Felice

Armando di Gondi - Domenico Menini

De Fiesque - Aleksandar Stefanowski

Aubry - Francesco Cortinovis

The viscount of Suze - Giuseppe Capoferri

 

Conductor - Gregory Kunde

Director - Roberto Recchia

Scenery and Costumes - Angelo Sala

Lights - Claudio Schmid

 

Orchestra and Chorus of Bergamo Musica Festival

Chorus Director - Fabio Tartari

  

 

 

 

 

 

 Maria, Chevreuse and Chalais

 

 

 

 

 

  Maria, Chevreuse and Chalais

 

 

 

 

 

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