Thursday, 19th May 2022

Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia

Virgin Classics: 6945819. The Barber of Seville, Opera Buffa in two acts.

“Captured at London’s Royal Opera House, Joyce DiDonato (as Rosina) famously wearing a bright pink plaster cast on her leg and whizzing around the stage in a wheelchair. Florez, Spagnoli, Corbelli complete the cast. Gioachino Rossini (1792-1868) was an Italian composer, famed for this and La Cenerentola and L’italiana in Algeri etc. 1st performance Rome, February 1816.”

Barber of Seville Product Image
Blu-ray Blu-ray: not available
Rossini Opera DVDs
Il barbiere di Siviglia

Glyndebourne production 2017
L’italiana In Algeri
Rossini: L’italiana In Algeri

Cecilia Bartoli, Rocha, Abdrazakov, Corbelli (from Wien, 2019)
Rossini From Glyndebourne

Barber & Cenerentola, Two Classic Operas