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Beethoven's Fidelio at the Theater an der Wien

Next broadcasts Sunday, January 24 at 09:30 on Mezzo Live HD

  • Friday, January 29 at 21:00 on Mezzo Live HD
  • Wednesday, February 3 at 06:00 on Mezzo Live HD
  • Thursday, February 4 at 12:30 on Mezzo Live HD
  • Friday, February 5 at 02:00 on Mezzo Live HD


  • Arnold Schoenberg Chor
  • Wiener Symphoniker
  • Manfred Honeck (Conductor)
  • Christoph Waltz (Stage Direction)
  • Eric Cutler (Tenor) : Florestan
  • Nicole Chevalier (Soprano) : Leonore
  • Gábor Bretz (Bass) : Don Pizarro
  • Christof Fischesser (Bass) : Rocco
  • Karoly Szemeredy (Baritone) : Don Fernando
  • Benjamin Hulett (Tenor) : Jaquino
  • Mélissa Petit (Soprano) : Marzelline


Opera in two acts by Ludwig van Beethoven (1770 - 1827)
Libretto by Joseph Sonnleitner and Stephan von Breuning
First performance in Vienna, Theater and der Wien, 20 November 1805

Recording: March 23 2020 - Theater an der Wien | Vienna
Director:  Felix Breisach
Duration: 02:10

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