16 May 2014

GOLIJOV: A La Habana from Ainadamar

From Music Alive, 8:00 pm on 16 May 2014
Ainadamar

Ainadamar Photo: NZ Festival/Matt Grace

Writer Federico Garcia Lorca's muse, Margarita Xirgu, conjures up the poet's dramatic life and tragic death in front of a firing squad at Ainadamar, at the start of the Spanish Civil War

Margarita Xirgu................... Jessica Rivera
Federico Garcia Lorca.......... Kelley O'Connor
Nuria.................................. Leanne Kenneally
Ruiz Alonso........................ Jesus Montoya
Jose Tripaldi....................... James Clayton
Women of the Chapman Tripp New Zealand Opera Chorus, New Zealand Symphony Orchestra/Miguel Harth-Bedoya

Presenter: Clarissa Dunn
Producer: David Houston
Engineer: Graham Kennedy
Assistant Engineer: Alex Baron

Recorded in the Michael Fowler Centre, Wellington by RNZ

Awarded gold for Best Live Sound at the New York Festival Awards 2015

Get the new RNZ app

for easy access to all your favourite programmes