Simon Boccanegra

 

Verdi Simon Boccanegra opera to a libretto by Francesco Maria Piave and later revised by Arrigo Boito. Directed 2010 by Giorgio Gallione at the Teatro Regio di Parma Verdi Festaval (with Marina Bianchi as stage director).  Stars Leo Nucci, Roberto Scandiuzzi, Simone Piazzola, Paolo Pecchioli, Tamar Iveri, Francesco Meli, Luca Casalin, and Olena Kharachko. Andrea Battistoni conducts the Orchestra and Chorus of the Teatro Regio di Parma (Chorus Master Martino Faggiani); sets and costumes by Guido Fiorato; lighting by Bruno Ciulli; video direction by Tiziano Mancini.  Released 2013, disc has 5.1 dts-HD Master Audio sound. Grade: NA