7 May 2017

Beethoven's only opera

From Opera On Sunday, 6:00 pm on 7 May 2017
Adrianne Pieczonka as Leonore and Klaus Florian Vogt as Florestan in Beethoven's Fidelio

Adrianne Pieczonka as Leonore and Klaus Florian Vogt as Florestan in Beethoven's Fidelio Photo: Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera

Sunday 7 May at 6.00pm on RNZ Concert

BEETHOVEN: Fidelio

Beethoven’s only opera is an ode to love, justice, and freedom

Leonore........................ Adrianne Pieczonka

Florestan...................... Klaus Florian Vogt

Marzelline.................... Hanna-Elisabeth Müller

Jaquino ........................ David Portillo

Rocco .......................... Falk Struckmann

Don Pizarro.................. Greer Grimsley

Don Fernando ............. Günther Groissböck

Metropolitan Opera Chorus & Orch/Sebastian Weigle (EBU)

Klaus Florian Vogt sings Florestan's Act II aria from Fidelio at the final dress rehearsal.

Synopsis of Beethoven's Fidelio

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