L' Orfeo live from Ravenna
Topic starter 04/11/2021 4:55 pm
A free live streaming of Claudio Monteverdi's seminal opera, L' Orfeo, courtesy of Teatro Alighieri, Ravenna, Italy, on the 6th November:
Topic starter 06/11/2021 6:05 pm
This performance was so enjoyable, easily one of the best and most balanced Orfeos I'd ever come across. Beautiful voices, a wonderful choir, an equally wonderful period ensemble, simple staging, no grotesque costumes and makeup here! 👍
No English subtitles, though. Here's a public domain translated libretto:
I hope you do give it a try.