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Olesya Petrova - Final - Song 2

Duration: 04:34

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.

Available since: Mon 20 Jun 2011


Series Producer
Tony Followell
Petroc Trelawny
Nicole Cabell
Joyce DiDonato
Rhodri Huw
Rhian Williams
Executive Producer
Paul Bullock

This clip is from

BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2011, Concerts, Final

Petroc Trelawny presents the final of BBC Cardiff Singer of the World 2011.

First broadcast: 19 Jun 2011

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