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Bellini: Norma DVD (Teatro Regio di Parma)

This production of Bellini’s famous masterpiece Norma staged by Italian director and filmmaker Roberto Andó, gathered international stars including June Anderson, Daniela Barcellona and lldar Abdrazakov. Audience and critics alike enthusiastically received the remarkable orchestral accompaniment. Fabio Biondi’s transparent conducting and the authentic performance practice of Europa Galante, playing on historic instruments, illuminated the musical structure of Bellini’s opera and provided a new perspective on early 19th-century opera. 

Composer: Vincenzo Bellini
Norma: June Anderson
Pollione: Shin Young Hoon
Adalgisa: Daniela Barcellona
Oroveso:Ildar Abdrazakov
Clotilde: Svetlana Ignatovitch
Flavio: Leonardo Melani 

Coro del Festival Verdi
Orchestra Europa Galante
Conductor: Fabio Biondi
Stage Director: Roberto Andò
Set Designer: Giovanni Carluccio
Costume Designer: Nanà Cecchi 
Lighting: Martino Faggiani 

Picture: 4:3
Sound: PCM Stereo / DTS 5.1 / DD 5.1
Format: NTSC
Region code: 0 Worldwide
Running time: 163 mins
Recorded: 2001
Subtitles: EN/FR/DE/ES/IT/CN