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Miroslav Dvorsky in Verdi: Simon Boccanegra

Verdi: Simon Boccanegra (Vienna State Opera)

2002 NR

Daniele Gatti conducts this performance of Verdi's opera based on Antonio García Gutiérrez's play. The 2002 production features the Vienna State Opera and American baritone Thomas Hampson as the eponymous Simon Boccanegra, the embattled doge of Genoa. This performance, masterfully directed by Peter Stein, also stars Cristina Gallardo-Domâs as Amelia, Ferruccio Furlanetto as Fiesco, and Miroslav Dvorský as Adorno.