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Ensemble

A Poignant Heroine

Donizetti's 'Maria Stuarda' in HD
from New York Metropolitan Opera,
enjoyed by MARIA NOCKIN

 

Gaetano Donizetti wrote three operas that deal with queens of the Tudor Period of British history. Anna Bolena tells of Anne Boleyn, the second wife of Henry VIII and the mother of Elizabeth I. Roberto Devereux deals with a supposed lover of Elizabeth I, and Maria Stuarda is about Mary, Queen of Scots, whom Elizabeth had executed. Scottish Queen Mary was born in 1542 and died in 1587...

Copyright © 24 January 2013 Maria Nockin,
Arizona USA

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GAETANO DONIZETTI

MARIA STUARDA

ITALY

SCOTLAND

ENGLAND

METROPOLITAN OPERA

NEW YORK

UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

JOYCE DIDONATO

MATTHEW ROSE

JOSHUA HOPKINS

DAVID MCVICAR

GARY HALVORSON

DEBORAH VOIGT

HIGH DEFINITION

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