Concert will begin at 18:30 hours GMT
Britten's 'Peter Grimes' with Storey, Sborgi, Gallo and Shipley from Bologna
Britten's 'Peter Grimes' is an opera by with a libretto adapted by Montagu Slater from the narrative poem, 'Peter Grimes,' in George Crabbe's book The Borough. The 'borough' of the opera is a fictional village which shares some similarities with Crabbe's, and later Britten's, own home of Aldeburgh, a town on England's east coast. Performers:
Auntie: Gabriella Sborgi.
Balstrode: Mark S.Doss.
Bob Boles: Paolo Antognetti.
Ellen Orford: Charlotte-Anne Shipley.
Hobson: Luca Gallo.
Mrs.(Nabob) Sedley: Kamelia Kader.
Ned Keene: Maurizio Leoni.
Niece 1: Chiara Notarnicola.
Niece 2: Sandra Pastrana.
Peter Grimes: Ian Storey.
Rev. Horace Adams: Saverio Bambi.
Swallow: John Molloy.
A boy: Carlo Alberto Brunelli.
Dr. Crabbe: Amos Colzani.
Teatro Comunale di Bologna Choir and Orchestra. Conductor: Juraj Valcuha.