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Saturday, April 18, 2015 Permalink

Met Opera: Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk

Eva-Maria Westbroek as Katerina Ismailova in Shostakovich's Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk.  Photo: Ken Howard|Metropolitan Opera
 

Eva-Maria Westbroek as Katerina Ismailova in Shostakovich's Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk. Photo: Ken Howard|Metropolitan Opera

Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk
by Dmitri Shostakovich

 

Shostakovich’s towering tragedy of adultery and murder stars the commanding dramatic soprano Eva-Maria Westbroek as the heroine who suffers the vicissitudes of her treachery. Brandon Jovanovich is her co-conspirator and lover. Archived broadcast of a performance from the Fall.

 

Conductor: James Conlon

 

Cast:

Katerina Ismailova: Eva-Maria Westbroek

Sergi: Brandon Jovanovich

  

Start time: 10:00 AM on Capital Public Radio.
Approximate running time 3 hrs. 15 min.

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