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France : Europe/Paris

Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk by Shostakovich at the Opéra de Paris


  • Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Paris
  • Choeur de l'Opéra National de Paris
  • Ingo Metzmacher (Conductor)
  • Krzysztof Warlikowski (Stage Direction)
  • Ausrine Stundyte (Soprano) : Katerina Lvovna Ismailova
  • Pavel Černoch (Tenor) : Sergey
  • Dmitry Ulyanov (Bass) : Boris Timofeevich Ismailov
  • John Daszak (Tenor) : Zinovy Borisovich Ismailov
  • Sofija Petrovic (Soprano) : Aksinya
  • Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke (Tenor) : Le Balourd miteux / Shabby Peasant
  • Oksana Volkova (Mezzo-soprano) : Sonietka
  • Alexander Tsymbalyuk (Bass) : Le Chef de la police, le Vieux bagnard / Chief of Police, Old Convict


Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk
Opera in four acts op. 29 by Dmitri Shostakovich (1906 - 1975)
Libretto by Dmitry Shostakovich and Alexander Preis from Nikolai Leskov's story
Creation in Leningrad, Maliÿ Opernïy Teatr, 22 January 1934

Recording: April 16 2019 - Opéra National de Paris
Director: Stéphane Metge
Duration: 02:58

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