[Met Performance] CID:224320
Il Barbiere di Siviglia {335} Metropolitan Opera House: 01/23/1971.


Metropolitan Opera House
January 23, 1971


IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA {335}
Rossini-Sterbini

Figaro..................Sherrill Milnes
Rosina..................Marilyn Horne
Count Almaviva..........Enrico Di Giuseppe
Dr. Bartolo.............Fernando Corena
Don Basilio.............Giorgio Tozzi
Berta...................Jean Kraft
Fiorello................Raymond Gibbs
Sergeant................Nico Castel
Ambrogio................Peter Sliker

Conductor...............Thomas Schippers

Director................Cyril Ritchard
Stage Director..........Patrick Tavernia
Designer................Eugene Berman

Il Barbiere di Siviglia received eight performances this season.

[In the Lesson Scene, Horne sang Tanti affetti from La Donna del Lago by Rossini.

From February 19, 1954 until this performance all Rosinas had sung Contro un cor, the aria the composer had originally written for this episode.]


Photograph of Marilyn Horne as Rosina in Il Barbiere di Siviglia by Louis Mélançon/Metropolitan Opera.



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