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David daniels and natalie dessay star as caesar and cleopatra in handel’s giulio cesare on thirteen’s great performances at the met sunday, september 1 on pbs harry bicket conducts a cast that.
Natalie dessay, the soprano, descended a staircase into the rehearsal room at the metropolitan opera with the poise of a countess entering a ballroom, dressed in skinny black pants, high heels. Act ii finale from bellini's la sonnambula natalie dessay (amina) production: mary zimmerman conductor: evelino pidò taken from the 2009 live in hd transmission.
On tuesday night ms dessay sang the second performance, conducted by fabio luisi this was her first time portraying the touchstone role of violetta at the met and before she uttered a note, ms dessay, who had originally intended to be an actress, made a wrenching impression as the fatally ill courtesan.
With natalie dessay, joseph calleja, ludovic tézier, kwangchul youn a reprise of 2009's production with cast changes, including natalie dessay and joseph calleja the famous mad scene is orchestrated with a glass harmonica per donizetti's original score, and not a flute, which is more commonly used today. Natalie dessay was born on april 19, 1965 in lyon, rhône, france as nathalie dessaix she is an actress, known for joyeux noel (2005), orphée aux enfers (1997) and die entführung aus dem serail (2000.
Act ii finale from bellini's la sonnambula natalie dessay (amina) production: mary zimmerman conductor: evelino pidò taken from the 2009 live in hd.
On 2 march 2009, dessay sang the title role in la sonnambula at the new york metropolitan opera it was the first new production of the opera at the met since joan sutherland sang the title role in 1963.