Metropolitan Opera: I Puritani

Feb 13, 2017

Javier Camarena as Arturo and Diana Damrau as Elvira in Bellini's I Puritani.
Credit Marty Sohl/Metropolitan Opera

Bellini’s I Puritani, starring soprano Diana Damrau and tenor Javier Camarena, who add new roles to their Met repertories as Elvira, the heroine driven to madness, and her beloved Lord Arturo Talbot. Maurizio Benini conducts the bel canto masterpiece, which also stars baritone Alexey Markov as Riccardo Forth, the Puritan leader in love with Elvira, and bass-baritone Luca Pisaroni as Elvira’s uncle, Giorgio Walton.

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LIBRETTO
I Puritani libretto in English and Italian:
https://archive.org/stream/ipuritanigrandop00belliala/ipuritanigrandop00belliala_djvu.txt