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Saturday, April 25, 2015 Permalink

Met Opera: Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci

Marcelo Álvarez & Marcelo Álvarez

Marcelo Álvarez & Marcelo Álvarez

Cavalleria Rusticana
by Pietro Mascagni

by Ruggero Leoncavallo


Marcelo Álvarez rises to the challenge of playing the dual tenor roles of Turiddu in Cavalleria Rusticana and Canio in Pagliacci in opera’s most enduring tragic double bill.


Conductor: Fabio Luisi


Cast, Cavalleria Rusticana:

Turiddu: Marcelo Álvarez

Santuzza: Eva-Maria Westbroek

Alfio: George Gagnidze


Cast: Pagliacci:

Canio: Marcelo Álvarez

Nedda: Patricia Racette

Tonio: George Gagnidze

Silvio: Lucas Meachem


Start time: 10:00 AM on Capital Public Radio.
Approximate running time 3 hrs. 5 min

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