A Hollywood Composer Imagines Renaissance Venice

Sunday, September 29, 2019
9:00 PM

Before he was one of Hollywood's most celebrated composers, Erich Korngold wrote a charming one-act opera set in 15th-century Venice. Hear it Sunday night at 9 on WCRB's Voices.

KORNGOLD Violanta

Eva Morton (Violanta)
Walter Berry (Simone Trovai)
Siegfried Jerusalem (Alfonso)
Horst R. Laubenthal (Giovanni Bracca)
Gertraut Stoklassa (Bice)
Ruth Hesse (Barbara)
Manfred Schmidt (Matteo)
Heinrich Weber (First Soldier)
Paul Hansen (Second Soldier)
Karin Hautermann (First Maid)
Renate Freyer (Second Maid)

Munich Radio Orchestra
Barvarian Radio Chorus

Marek Janowski, conductor