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Gaetano Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor

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Tribute to Maria Callas

It has been 15 years since Lucia di Lammermoor was last staged in Athens (2002, Athens Concert Hall). In honour of the ‘eternal Diva’, a select cast of Greek musicians under the direction of Lukas Karytinos attempt at giving a new reading of Lucia di Lammermoor, one of the most demanding – vocally and in terms of performance – Bel canto operas.

– Gaetano Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor
   Libretto by Salvatore Cammarano
   Based upon Sir Walter Scott’s historical novel “The Bride of Lammermoor”

With Greek surtitles

Lucia: Vassiliki Karayianni
Lord Enrico Ashton: Tassis Christoyannis 
Sir Edgardo di Ravenswood: Yiannis Christopoulos
Lord Arturo Bucklaw / Normanno: Yiannis Kalyvas
Raimondo Bidebent: Tassos Apostolou
Alisa: Eleni Voudouraki

Artistic supervisor: Aris Christofellis

The City of Athens Choir
(Chorus Master: Stavros Beris)
Choir of the Hellenic Broadcasting Corporation (ERT)
(Chorus Master: Dimitris Ktistakis)

Athens State Orchestra
Conductor: Lukas Karytinos

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