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Olesya Petrova - Final - Song 3

Duration: 04:15

Mezzo-soprano Olesya Petrova from Russia sings Voi lo sapete, o mamma from Mascagni’s Cavalleria rusticana in the 2011 BBC Cardiff Singer of the World final.

The peasant girl Santuzza tells Mamma Lucia, Turiddu’s mother, that her son had promised to marry Lola when he came back from the army. On his return, he found that Lola had married someone else. To forget her, Turiddu got together with Santuzza, but Lola’s jealousy of their happiness has made her steal Turiddu back, leaving Santuzza disgraced and abandoned.

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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