Cast Program notes Composers & works Appears in More info
Paul Agnew (stage director and conductor) – Cyril Auvity (Orfeo), Hannah Morrison (Euridice/La Musica)...
Paul Agnew — Stage director, conductor
Alain Blanchot — Costume designer
Christophe Naillet — Set designer, lighting designer
Cyril Auvity — Orfeo
Hannah Morrison — Euridice, La Musica
Miriam Allan — Proserpina, Ninfa
Lea Desandre — Messagiera, Speranza
In celebration of Monteverdi’s 450th birthday in 2017, Paul Agnew—an expert in the Italian composer’s œuvre—directs L’Orfeo. This founding masterpiece of lyric opera is brought to life in elegant simplicity through the performances of Cyril Auvity’s Orpheus and Les Arts Florissants, with costumes designed by Alain Blanchot.