Rinaldo: Glyndebourne

30/07/2012
  |  Buy to Own: 30/07/2012
  |  190 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
Rinaldo: Glyndebourne Film Poster

Synopsis

Ottavio Dantone leads the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment in this first staging of Handel's opera at Glyndebourne, recorded live in August, 2011. Director Robert Carsen gives the production a contemporary updating, while cast members include Sonia Prina in the title-role, Anett Fritsch as Almirena, Brenda Rae as the Saracen sorceress Armida, and Luca Pisaroni as Argante, the King of Jerusalem.