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Puccini's 'Tosca' with Babajanyan, Beczala and Álvarez from Vienna
Puccini's 'Tosca' is an opera in three acts to an Italian libretto by Luigi Illica and Giuseppe Giacosa. The work, based on Victorien Sardou's 1887 French-language dramatic play, La Tosca, is a melodramatic piece set in Rome in June 1800, with the Kingdom of Naples's control of Rome threatened by Napoleon's invasion of Italy.
Performers: Karine Babajanyan, Piotr Beczala, Carlos Álvarez.
Wiener Staatsoper Choir and Orchestra. Conductor: Marco Armiliato.
Recorded 23 June 2019. Please note: in this broadcast, the beginning time means when the whole video stream will be available on the Wiener Staatsoper website. You must create a free account (just an e-mail required) to watch the video.
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