[Met Performance] CID:353030
Don Giovanni {514} Metropolitan Opera House: 04/24/2009.

(Samuel Ramey's 25th Anniversary)


Metropolitan Opera House
April 24, 2009 Broadcast


DON GIOVANNI {514}
Mozart-Da Ponte

Don Giovanni............Peter Mattei
Donna Anna..............Erin Wall
Don Ottavio.............Pavol Breslik
Donna Elvira............Barbara Frittoli
Leporello...............Samuel Ramey
Zerlina.................Isabel Bayrakdarian
Masetto.................Joshua Bloom
Commendatore............Raymond Aceto

Continuo: Dennis Giauque, Harpsichord
    David Heiss, Cello

Mandolin Solo: Joyce Rasmussen Balint

Conductor...............Louis Langrée

Production..............Marthe Keller
Set Designer............Michael Yeargan
Costume Designer........Christine Rabot-Pinson
Lighting Designer.......Jean Kalman
Choreographer...........Blanca Li
Stage Director..........Gina Lapinski


Speakers: Peter Gelb and Samuel Ramey

At the end of Act 1, the cast assembled onstage and General Manager Peter Gelb presented Samuel Ramey with a score of Don Giovanni [c1824] encased in a box covered with a piece of Met curtain dating from the opening of the opera house at Lincoln Center. The score was inscribed:

"For Samuel Ramey in celebration of the 25th Anniversary of your Metropolitan Opera Debut January 19, 1984 with admiration and friendship from your colleagues at the Metropolitan Opera April 24, 2009."



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