Carlos Alvarez takes the title role in the first of Verdi’s Shakespearean operas with Maria Guleghina as the manipulative wife whose desire to gain the Scottish throne drives her husband to murder and leaves both with blood on their hands. Bruno Campanella conducts the Symphony Orchestra and Chorus of the Gran Teatre del Liceu in the 2004 recording of Phyllida Lloyd’s powerful production first staged at London’s Royal Opera House.
29 August 2005
Carlos Alvarez, Roberto Scandiuzzi, Marco Berti, Maria Guleghina, Begoña Alberdi, Javier Palacios, Ferran Ilari, Stefan Kocan, Josep Ferrer, Francisco Santiago, Ivo Mischev, Symphony Orchestra and Chorus of the Gran Teatre del Liceu
Opus Arte Media Productions
Box set, PAL