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Giordano

Andrea Chénier

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[Only available to stream in select countries. See FAQs for more details.] Start with the French Revolution, add one impassioned poet (who really lived) in love with a beautiful aristocratic woman, mix their tragic fate with Robespierre’s reign of terror, and you have one sensational opera. Superstar tenor Plácido Domingo is Andrea Chénier, velvet-voiced Martina Arroyo sings his lover Maddalena, and conductor James Levine keeps the drama blazing.

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Performance Info

Performance Date

Mar 26, 1977

Composer

Umberto Giordano

Librettist

Luigi Illica

Run Time

1 HRS 56 MIN

Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus