M1500 .V47 B3 2002 DVD
Opera. Music by Giuseppe Verdi. Libretto by Antonio Somma after Augustin Scribe.
Plácido Domingo stars in this powerful Royal Opera House production of Verdi's great romantic opera. Domingo is memorable in the role of Gustavus, with Katia Ricciarelli as Amelia. The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House gives a superb performance of Verdi's score under the baton of conductor Claudio Abbado.
Music by Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Antonio Somma after Augustin Scribe ; directed for television by John Vernon.
Cast: Placido Domingo, Katia Ricciarelli, Reri Grist, Piero Cappuccilli, Royal Opera House Orchestra, Royal Opera House Chorus; Claudio Abbado, conductor.
Sung in Italian; English subtitles.
Distributed by Kultur (www.kultur.com).