Verdi's Attila from La Scala, Milan
One of Verdi's less well-known operas, Attila, based on an 1809 play by Zacharias Werner, in a performance from La Scala, Milan and conducted by Riccardo Chailly.
Riccardo Chailly conducts one of Verdi's less well-known operas - Attila, based on an 1809 play by Zacharias Werner - in a performance from La Scala, Milan. Russian bass Ildar Abdrazakov stars in the title role of the King of the Huns.
Presented by Tom Redmond.
Verdi - Attila
Attila.....Ildar Abdrazakov (Bass)
Odabella.....Saioa Hernández (Soprano)
Ezlo.....George Petean (Baritone)
Foresto.....Fabio Sartori (Tenor)
Uldino.....Francesco Pittari (Tenor)
Pope Leo I.....Gianluca Buratto (Bass)
La Scala Orchestra
La Scala Chorus
Riccardo Chailly (Conductor)
Grace Williams - Trumpet Concerto
Philippe Schartz (trumpet)
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Owain Arwel Hughes (conductor)