Olesya Petrova - Final - Song 2

Mezzo-soprano Olesya Petrova from Russia sings Re dell'abisso, affrettati from Verdi’s Un ballo in maschera in the 2011 BBC Cardiff Singer of the World final.

Gustav III of Sweden has come disguised as a fisherman to find out if the fortune-teller, Ulrica, is in league with the devil. She summons up the Lord of the Underworld to inspire her and show her what the future holds.

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Role Contributor
Series ProducerTony Followell
PresenterPetroc Trelawny
ParticipantNicole Cabell
ParticipantJoyce DiDonato
DirectorRhodri Huw
ProducerRhian Williams
Executive ProducerPaul Bullock

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