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Claudio Monteverdi: L'incoronazione di Poppea

Patricia Schuman, Marianne Rotholm, Kathleen Kuhlmann, Jeffrey Gall, Harry Peters, Curtis Rayam and Richard Croft
Michael Hampe, stage director
Concerto Köln
René Jacobs

Monteverdi is generally regarded as the father of European opera. His "Poppea" is a blood and thunder melodrama, set in Nero's Rome and loaded with passion, jealousy, murder and savage ambition.

Facts

Prog. No.
0240
Music genre
Opera
Length
151 mins
Director
José Montes-Baquer
Producers
SDR/ WDR/ ARTE © SDR/ Maran
Production year
1993
Format
SD