Verdi: Otello Met Hd / Yoncheva, Antonenko
Label: SONY CLASSICAL
Aleksandrs Antonenko (Otello), Sonya Yoncheva (Desdemona), Željko Lučić (Iago), Chad Shelton (Roderigo), Dimitri Pittas (Cassio), Jennifer Johnson Cano (Emilia), Tyler Duncan (A herald), Günther Groissböck (Lodovico), Jeff Mattsey (Montano) Metropolitan Opera & Chorus, Yannick Nézet-Séguin (conductor) & Bartlett Sher (director)
Directed by the Tony Award winning and six time MET director, Bartlett Sher, this lavish production of Verdi's operatic masterpiece Otello features one of the most exciting young opera singers of her generation, Sonya Yoncheva, and the Metropolitan Opera & Chorus, conducted by their new director Yannick Nézet-Séguin. 10 minutes additional bonus material - “Backstage at the Met with host Eric Owens”: 1. Interview with Željko Lučić and Aleksandrs Antonenko, 2. Act III trio rehearsal, 3. Interview with Yannick Nézet-Séguin and Bartlett Sher, 4. Interview with Sonya Yoncheva.