Approximate running time 3 hrs. 5 min.
Only the greatest of sopranos are up to the challenge of Bellini’s crowd-pleaser of bel canto fireworks, which is why Sondra Radvanovsky, followed by Angela Meade, is cast in the title role. Mezzo-soprano Kate Aldrich is Adalgisa and tenor Aleksandrs Antonenko is Pollione.
Conductor Riccardo Frizza leads the rehearsal for Norma: Ten photographs.