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Alceste – 'No, crudel'

Extracts | Gluck

Act II. When Alcestis admits to her dying husband King Admetus (Marlin Miller) that she has promised herself to the gods in exchange for his recovery, he is furious. He refuses Alcestis’ sacrifice, putting her love before her duties as a wife and mother. Directed by Pier Luigi Pizzi and conducted by Guillaume Tourniaire.

Alceste - Watch the full performance on OperaVision from 3 April to 2 October 2020.