Verdi's 'Macbeth' from the Glimmerglass Festival
Saturday, November 07, 2015
Listen on-demand to Verdi’s "Macbeth," the first of three broadcasts from the 2015 Glimmerglass Festival. Bass-baritone Eric Owens sings the title role, soprano Melody Moore sings Lady Macbeth, and Joseph Colaneri conducts the Glimmerglass Festival Orchestra.
Verdi’s "Macbeth" premiered in 1847, but was later revised in 1865. The Glimmerglass production incorporates elements from both versions. Host Naomi Lewin talks to the cast during the intermission, including conversations with Eric Owens, Melody Moore, conductor Joseph Colaneri, and director Anne Bogart.
Preview the intermission segment:
Eric Owens – Macbeth
Melody Moore – Lady Macbeth
Soloman Howard – Banquo
Michael Brandenburg – Macduff
Marco D. Cammarota – Malcom
Nathan Milholin – Servant & Doctor
Mithra Mastropierro – Lady-in-waiting
Derrell Acon – Assassin
Hunter Enoch – Herald
Rhys Lloyd Talbot, Vanessa Becerra, Jasmine Habersham – Apparitions
The Glimmerglass Festival Orchestra and Chorus conducted by Joseph Colaneri