Long Live Beethoven!
In today’s episode: act two of Ludwig van Beethoven’s Fidelio.
Fidelio – second act
Sena Jurinac / soprano – Leonore
Gottlob Frick / bass – Rocco
Elsi Morison / soprano – Marzelline
John Dobson / tenor – Jaquino
Hans Hotter / bass baritone – Pizzaro
Jon Vickers / tenor – Florestan
Forbes Robinson / bass – Don Fernando
The Covent Garden Choir and the Covent Garden Orchestra led by Otto Klemperer.
This year it has been 250 years since Ludwig van Beethoven was born. The Concertzender will tackle this with the ambitious plan to broadcast all of his works at least once during the year. Every week from Monday to Friday between 10 am and 11 am, Beethoven takes centre stage!Produced by: