Donizetti’s L’Elisir d’Amore

April 6, 2024, 12:00 pm

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Judith Blegen and Luciano Pavarotti perform together in costume and onstage in a black and white photo from 'L'Elisir d'Amore'
Judith Blegen as Adina and Luciano Pavarotti as Nemorino in Donizetti's L'Elisir d'Amore (Photo: Met Opera Archives)

Exactly fifty years after its recording, hear a performance of Donizetti’s lighthearted Elixir of Love from April 6, 1974, starring Luciano Pavarotti (Nemorino), Judith Blegen (Adina), John Reardon (Belcore), Ezio Flagello (Dr. Dulcamara) and conducted by Max Rudolf.