Four decades into a legendary Met career, tenor Plácido Domingo makes history singing the title role in Verdi's gripping political thriller, which is written for a baritone. Adrianne Pieczonka, Marcello Giordani, and James Morris are his co-stars in this moving and tragic story of a father and his lost daughter.
Composer: Giuseppe Verdi
Simon Boccanegra: Plácido Domingo
Amelia Grimaldi: Adrianne Pieczonka
Gabriele Adorno: Marcello Giordani
Jacope Fiesco: James Morris
Paolo Albiani: Stephen Gaertner
Pietro: Richard Bernstein
The Metropolitan Opera, James Levine 2010
The Metropolitan Opera Chorus, Donald Palumbo
Production: Giancarlo del Monaco
Stage Director: Peter McClintock
Plus: Renée Fleming interviews James Levine / Backstage at the Met with Adrianne Pieczonka and Marcello Giordani; Plácido Domingo and Jmaes Morris.
Sound: LPCM stereo / DTS 5.1
Region code: 0 worldwide
Running Time: 149 mins