|Actors:||Angela Gheorghiu, Frank Lopardo, Leo Nucci, Gillian Knight, Leah-Marian Jones|
Angela Gheorghiu's stunning debut as Violetta from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, it was this performance that turned the Romanian soprano into an international sensation. The occasion also marked Sir George Solti's first performances of Verdi's ever-popular tragedy.
World-class performances by opera's finest - Frank Lopardo (Alfredo), Leo Nucci (Germont), Leah-Marian Jones (Flora) and Gillian Knight (Annina). With Richard Eyre's dramatic staging Bob Crowley's elegant, strikingly lit designs, this DVD release will be the definitive La Traviata.