Anna Moffo as Donizetti's Lucia Di Lammermoor

VAI (Video Artists Intl.)   (1971) / Region 1
Anna Moffo as Donizettis Lucia Di Lammermoor

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"...her Lucia is a gentle, willowy creature, quite defeated by the events which surround her...and entrancing to listen to." -The New York Times

Lucia Di Lammermoor entered my life at an auspicious time. I made my operatic debut in 1956 as Cio-Cio-San in a RAI production on Madama Butterfly that was telecast through Europe. Offers to sing more Butterflys flooded in. but I felt it was too early in my career to sing such a dramatic role on a regular basis. When a surprising offer came to sing Lucia at the opera house in Novara, just outside of Milan, I accepted, despite having to learn the role in only six days! In retrospect, I'm very glad that I had never seen Lucia performed before I sang it, for, if I had fully realized its difficulties, I might never have attempted it. Lucia's vulnerability and strength, her progressive madness-all these qualities must be projected while sustaining an evening's worth of vocal pyrotechnics. In the end, however, I has to thank Donizetti and Sir Walter Scott for challenging me-and rewarding me, since, as with most things in life, the greater the difficulties, the greater the rewards.

-Anna Moffo


  • Length
  • Rating NR
  • Released:
  • Added Mar 04 2003
  • Production Year 1971
  • Empire SKU 473377
  • UPC Code 089948421191
  • Studio  VAI (Video Artists Intl.)
  • Packaging Keep
  • Number of Discs 1
  • Disc SS-SL
  • Subtitles English


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  • Audio
    Italian Dolby Digital Mono
  • Video
    Standard 1.33:1 Color

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