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Penny Gore presents a performance of Massenet's fairy tale opera Cendrillon given at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, starring Joyce DiDonato and Alice Coote.

Massenet: Cendrillon
Joyce DiDonato dons Cinderella's glass slippers and Alice Coote pulls on Prince Charming's trousers in Massenet's fairy-tale opera. Together with an all-star cast in this acclaimed production recorded live at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, they shall go to the ball! Presented by Penny Gore.

Massenet: Cendrillon
Cendrillon ..... Joyce DiDonato (mezzo-soprano)
La Fée ..... Eglise Gutiérrez (soprano)
Le Prince Charmant ..... Alice Coote (mezzo-soprano)
Madame de la Haltière ..... Ewa Podles (mezzo-soprano)
Pandolfe ..... Jean-Philippe Lafont (baritone)
Noémie ..... Madeleine Pierard (soprano)
Dorothée ..... Kai Rüütel (mezzo-soprano)
Roi ..... Jeremy White (bass)
Doyen de la Faculté ..... Harry Nicoll (tenor)
Surintendant des Plaisirs ..... Dawid Kimberg (baritone)
Premier Ministre ..... John-Owen Miley-Read

Royal Opera House Orchestra and Chorus
Bertrand de Billy (conductor).

2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Jules Massenet

    Cendrillon Act 2

    Singer: Ewa Podleś. Singer: Eglise Gutierrez. Singer: Jeremy White. Singer: Madeleine Pierard. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Conductor: Bertrand de Billy. Singer: Alice Coote. Singer: Dawid Kimberg. Singer: Harry Nicoll. Singer: Joyce DiDonato. Singer: John-Owen Miley-Read. Singer: Jean‐Philippe Lafont. Singer: Kai Ruutel.
  • Jules Massenet

    Cendrillon Act 34

    Singer: Ewa Podleś. Singer: Eglise Gutierrez. Singer: Jeremy White. Singer: Madeleine Pierard. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Conductor: Bertrand de Billy. Singer: Alice Coote. Singer: Dawid Kimberg. Singer: Harry Nicoll. Singer: Joyce DiDonato. Singer: John-Owen Miley-Read. Singer: Jean‐Philippe Lafont. Singer: Kai Ruutel.
  • Jules Massenet

    Cendrillon Act 3

    Singer: Ewa Podleś. Singer: Eglise Gutierrez. Singer: Jeremy White. Singer: Madeleine Pierard. Orchestra: Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden. Conductor: Bertrand de Billy. Singer: Alice Coote. Singer: Dawid Kimberg. Singer: Harry Nicoll. Singer: Joyce DiDonato. Singer: John-Owen Miley-Read. Singer: Jean‐Philippe Lafont. Singer: Jean‐Philippe Lafont. Singer: Kai Ruutel. Singer: Kai Ruutel.

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