L'Olimpiade the Opera

See a performance of L'Olimpiade, by Various with soloists Luanda Siquiera da Silva (Soprano), Ruth Rosique (Soprano), Romina Basso (Mezzo-soprano), Delphine Galou (Contralto), Jeremy Ovenden (Tenor) and Nicholas Spanos (Countertenor)
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Programme
Various, L'Olimpiade
Artists
Venice Baroque Orchestra
Luanda Siquiera da Silva, Soprano
Ruth Rosique, Soprano
Romina Basso, Mezzo-soprano
Delphine Galou, Contralto
Jeremy Ovenden, Tenor
Nicholas Spanos, Countertenor
Andrea Marcon, Conductor
This performance of the complete opera in concert (appx 125 minutes without recitatives) features all of Metastasio's original arias; it is a pasticcio in the sense that the music is by 16 different composers amongst the many that set the libretto between 1733 and the end of the century and includes areas by Caldara, Vivaldi, Pergolesi, Leo, Galuppi, Perez, Hasse, Traetta, Jomelli, Piccinni, Gassmann, Myslivecek, Cherubini, Cimarosa and Paisiello.

Southbank Centre: Queen Elizabeth Hall

Belvedere Road
London Greater London United Kingdom SE1 8XX