Gaetano Donizetti

GP at the Met: Maria Stuarda

“Deh! Tu di un’umile preghiera”

Joyce DiDonato performs Mary’s prayer from Act II of Donizetti’s “Maria Stuarda” which airs Sunday, July 14 at 12 p.m. on PBS (check local listings).

GP at the Met: Maria Stuarda

About the Opera

Joyce DiDonato stars as Mary, Queen of Scots, in the first-ever Met production of Donizetti’s intensely dramatic historical opera Maria Stuarda, on Great Performances at the Met Sunday, July 14 at 12 noon on PBS (check local listings). South African soprano Elza van den Heever makes her Met debut as Mary’s rival, the formidable Queen Elizabeth I, and Matthew […]

GP at the Met: L’Elisir D’Amore

About the Opera

Star soprano Anna Netrebko takes center stage as Adina, the irresistible heroine of Gaetano Donizetti’s L’Elisir d’Amore.

GP at the Met: La Fille du Règiment

Introduction

Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera Composer: Gaetano Donizetti Librettists: Jules Henri Vernoy de Saint-Georges and Jean François Bayard Production: Laurent Pelly Conductor: Marco Armiliato Performers: Natalie Dessay (Marie), Felicity Palmer (Marquise of Berkenfield), Juan Diego Flórez (Tonio), Alessandro Corbelli (Sulpice), Marian Seldes (Duchess of Krakenthorp) Synopsis: Hailed by the Times of London as an “exceedingly yummy operatic […]

GP at the Met: La Fille du Règiment

Production Credits

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