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France : Europe/Paris

Katerina Izmailova by Shostakovich at the Bolshoi of Moscow


  • Bolshoi Orchestra & Chorus
  • Tugan Sokhiev (Conductor)
  • Rimas Tuminas (Stage Direction)
  • Nadja Michael (Soprano) : Katerina Lvovna Izmailova
  • John Daszak (Tenor) : Sergei
  • Taras Shtonda (Bass) : Boris Timofeyevich Ismailov


Katerina Izmailova
Opera in four acts by Dmitri Shostakovich (1906 - 1975)
Libretto by Dmitri Shostakovich and Alexander Preis after 'Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District' by Nikolai Leskov
First performance in Moscow, Stanislavsky-Nemirovich-Danchenko Music Theatre, 8 January 1963

Recording: November 12 2016 - Bolshoi Theatre | Moscow
Director: Jean-Pierre Loisil
Duration: 02:53

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