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Penny Gore presents Part 2 of Monteverdi's L'Incoronazione di Poppea, plus music by Murail, Janacek and Sibelius played by the BBC Symphony Orchestra at the 2014 Aldeburgh Festival.

The conclusion of Monteverdi's final masterpiece is followed by music from a concert from this year's Aldeburgh Festival by the BBC Symphony Orchestra including the UK Premiere of the piano concerto "Le désenchantement du monde" by Tristan Murail with Pierre-Laurent Aimard as soloist. Presented by Penny Gore.

2pm
Monteverdi: L'Incoronazione di Poppea Part II
La Fortuna / Drusilla ..... Gaëlle Arquez (mezzo-soprano)
La Virtù / Damigella ..... Jael Azzaretti (soprano)
Amore ..... Amel Brahim-Djelloul (soprano)
Ottone ..... Varduhi Abrahamyan (mezzo-soprano)
Poppea ..... Karine Deshayes (mezzo-soprano)
Nerone ..... Jeremy Ovenden (tenor)
Arnalta ..... Manuel Nunes Camelino (tenor)
Ottavia ..... Monica Bacelli (mezzo-soprano)
Nutrice ..... Giuseppe de Vittorio (tenor)
Seneca ..... Andrea Concetti (bass)
Valletto ..... Marie-Adeline Henry (soprano)
Mercurio ..... Nahuel Di Piero (bass)
Secondo Tribuno / Famigliare di Seneca ..... Salvo Vitale (bass)
Soldato pretoriano/Lucano/Famigliare di Seneca ..... Valerio Contaldo (tenor)
Soldato pretoriano / Liberto / Primo Tribuno ..... Furio Zanasi (baritone)
Concerto Italiano
Rinaldo Alessandrini, conductor

c.3.20pm
Murail: Le désenchantement du monde (UK Premiere)
Pierre-Laurent Aimard, piano
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Sakari Oramo, conductor

c.3.50pm
Janacek: Pilgrimage of the Soul
Thomas Zehetmair, violin
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Sakari Oramo, conductor

c.4pm
Sibelius: Symphony no.7
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Sakari Oramo (conductor).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Last on

Fri 18 Jul 2014 14:00

Music Played

  • Claudio Monteverdi

    L'incoronazione di Poppea

    Conductor: Rinaldo Alessandrini.
  • Tristan Murail

    Le désenchantement du monde

    Conductor: Sakari Oramo. Conductor: BBC Symphony Orchestra. Performer: Pierre‐Laurent Aimard.
  • Leos Janáček

    Pilgrimage of the Soul

    Conductor: Sakari Oramo. Performer: Thomas Zehetmair. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra.
  • Jean Sibelius

    Symphony no.7

    Conductor: Sakari Oramo. Orchestra: BBC Symphony Orchestra.

Credit

Role Contributor
Actor BBC Symphony Orchestra

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