Preloader Operavision
Michele Crosera

Teatro La Fenice

Norma – Casta Diva 

Extracts | Bellini

The priest Oroveso and the druids visit the priestess Norma: they want to declare war on the Romans who occupy their land. Norma, who's in love with the Roman Pollione, sings a prayer to the goddess of the moon, asking for peace: "Calm the fire that burns in these hearts".

This performance is no longer viewable as video-on-demand for rights reasons but other material about the production is still available here.