Fresh from its latest appearance on the Covent Garden stage in London, this production of Verdi's Don Carlo features an all-star, international cast — including tenor Jonas Kaufmann in one of his signature roles — in one of Verdi's most beautiful, and also perplexing, operas.
On World of Opera, host Lisa Simeone presents a performance of Don Carlo in a production led by conductor Antonio Pappano.
Conductor: Antonio Pappano
Don Carlo: Jonas Kaufmann (tenor)
Elisabeth de Valois: Anja Harteros (soprano)
Rodrigo: Mariusz Kwiecen (baritone)
King Phillip II: Ferruccio Furlanetto (bass)
Princess Eboli: Beatrice Uria-Monzon (mezzo-soprano)
Grand Inquisitor: Eric Halfvarson (bass)
Voice from Heaven: Susana Gaspar (soprano)
Tebaldo: Dusica Bijelic (soprano)
Royal Opera Orchestra and Chorus