On Saturday 18 April, at 8pm, Rai Radio 3 will broadcast Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas recorded in September 2014 at the Teatro Carignano di Torino (see concert details below).
Anna Caterina Antonacci sings the role of Dido under the direction of Frederico Ferri. Her performance, described as “deep and intelligent” by the Italian newspaper La Repubblica, was critically acclaimed.
PURCELL – Dido and Aeneas
Anna Caterina Antonacci – Didone, Prima strega, Marinaio
Yetzabel Arias Fernandez – Belinda, Seconda strega, Spirito
Laura Polverelli – Enea, Seconda donna, Maga
Accademia degli Astrusi
Ars Cantica Choir
Federico Ferri, direttore
Marco Berrini, maestro del coro
Visit the Rai Radio
website on 18 April at 8pm to listen.