Concert will begin at 18:55 hours GMT
Verdi's 'Aida' with Leva, Beggi, Simeoni and Ganci from Macerata
Macerata Opera Festival. Verdi's 'Aida' is an opera in four acts to an Italian libretto by Antonio Ghislanzoni. The Egyptians have captured and enslaved Aida, an Ethiopian princess. An Egyptian military commander, Radamès, struggles to choose between his love for her and his loyalty to the Pharaoh. To complicate the story further, the Pharaoh's daughter Amneris is in love with Radamès, although he does not return her feelings. Performers:
il re d’Egitto: Fabrizio Beggi.
Amneris: Veronica Simeoni.
Aida: Maria Teresa Leva.
Radamès: Luciano Ganci.
Ramfis: Alessio Cacciamani.
Amonasro: Marco Caria.
un messaggero: Francesco Fortes.
una sacerdotessa: Maritina Tampakopoulous.
Banda Salvadei. Coro lirico marchigiano 'Vincenzo Bellini'. Orchestra Filarmonica Marchigiana. Conductor: Francesco Lanzillotta.
Arena Sferisterio, Macerata