Concert will begin at 17:55 hours GMT
Verdi's 'I masnadieri' with Sartori, Pertusi, Cavalletti and Oropesa from Milan
Verdi's 'I masnadieri' is an opera to an Italian libretto by Andrea Maffei, based on Die Räuber by Friedrich von Schiller. During a break from his studies at Dresden University, Carlo, the elder and favourite son of Count Massimiliano Moor has fallen amongst thieves, literally. He has become a member of a notorious gang of highwaymen and cut-throats who terrorise the local community by robbery, extortion and rowdy singing at all hours of the day and night. Performers:
Massimiliano: Michele Pertusi.
Carlo: Fabio Sartori.
Francesco: Massimo Cavalletti.
Amalia: Lisette Oropesa.
Arminio: Francesco Pittari.
Moser:, Alessandro Spina.
Rolla: Matteo Desole.
Teatro alla Scala Choir and Orchestra. Conductor: Michele Mariotti.