Concert will begin at 17:04 hours GMT
Bellini's 'La sonnambula' with Marková, Kim, Palazzi and Zemlényi from Budapest
Bellini's 'La sonnambula' is an opera semiseria in two acts set to an Italian libretto by Felice Romani, based on a scenario for a ballet-pantomime written by Eugène Scribe. As the betrothal procession of Amina and Elvino approaches, the villagers all proclaiming joy for Amina, Lisa, the proprietress of the inn, comes outside expressing her misery. She is consumed with jealousy for she had once been betrothed to Elvino and had been abandoned by him in favour of Amina. Performers:
Count Rodolfo: Mirco Palazzi.
Amina: Zuzana Marková.
Elvino: Konu Kim.
Lisa: Eszter Zemlényi.
Teresa: Krisztina Simon.
Alessio: Attila Dobák.
Debrecen Kodály Choir. Pannon Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Riccardo Frizza.