Set in Paris before and during the French Revolution, this is Umberto Giordano's most passionate and successful opera. In this Royal Opera production, Placido Domingo stars in the title role as the idealistic poet of the French Revolution and Maddalena, the object of Chenier's adoration, is portrayed by the Bulgarian soprano Anna Tomowa-Sintow. Conducted by Julius Rudel.
Sung in Italian, with subtitles available in English, French, German, Spanish, and Japanese.Full Screen 4:3, 2.0 Linear PCM.
Placido Domingo Anna Tomowa-Sintow Giorgio Zancanaro Cynthia Buchan Patricia Johnson Jonathan Summers John Dobson
Composer: Umberto Giordano
Royal Opera Chorus Orchestra of the Royal Opera House Conductor: Julius Rudel Libretto: Luigi Illica Music by: Umberto Giordano
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