Opera Boston conducted by Gil Rose
The name’s Cardillac (not Cadillac!) — a powerful dramatic opera by Paul Hindemith based on the E.T.A. Hoffmann novella about a goldsmith who murders his clients so he can keep the beautiful objects he’s created. It isn’t done nearly as often as it should be. Opera Boston is presenting its Boston premiere, with baritone Sanford Sylvan in the title role plus tenor Matthew Anderson, mezzo-soprano Janna Baty, and baritone David Kravitz. Gil Rose conducts.
Hindemith's Cardillac, with Sanford Sylvan [Cardillac], Steven Sanders [The Officer], Sol Kim Bentley [The Daughter], Matthew Anderson [The Cavalier], Janna Baty [The Lady], and David Kravitz [The Gold Merchant and Provost Marshal]
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