Donizetti: Lucie de Lammermoor

COMPOSERS: Donizetti
LABELS: Virgin
ALBUM TITLE: Donizetti
WORKS: Lucie de Lammermoor
PERFORMER: Alagna, Dessay, Tézier; Lyon National Opera Chorus & Orchestra/Pidò
CATALOGUE NO: 352 4492
The French edition of Donizetti’s tragedy was supervised by the composer and arguably offers some improvements on the Italian original. Performed here with a top-rank Francophone cast and energetically conducted, it comes over vividly.