Opera On Sunday

Opera lays claim to Sunday evenings from 6 o’clock. The series includes our annual season from the Metropolitan Opera House, New York as well as new recordings from the world of opera.

6:00 pm on Sunday (09 Aug 2015)

Euroradio Opera Season

A selection of live operatic performances recorded by some of the world's major public broadcasters

MUSSORGSKY: Boris Godunov, an opera in a prologue and four acts

Boris Godunov................. Matti Salminen

Fyodor.............................. Ann-Marie Heino

Kseniya............................. Anna- Kristina Kaappola

Kseniya's nurse................. Merle Silmato

Prince Vasiliy Shuysky..... Jyrki Anttila

Andrey Shchelkalov......... Jaakko Kortekangas

Pimen................................ Koit Soasepp

The Pretender................... Mika Pohjonen

Marina.............................. Niina Keitel

Rangoni............................ Hannu Niemelä

Varlaam............................ Hannu Forsberg

Misail................................ Aki Alamikkotervo

Innkeeper.......................... Sirpa Nuuttila

Holy Fool......................... Evgeny Akimov

Nikitich............................. Heikki Aalto

Mityukha.......................... Robert McLoud

Boyar-in-Attendance........ Roland Liiv

Boyar Khrushchov........... Juha Lehmus

Lawicki/Czernikowski...... Ari Hosio

Police Officer................... Andrus Mitt

Finnish National Opera Chorus & Orch/Michael Gütler (recorded in the Finnish National Opera House, Helsinki by Finnish Radio)