The new season of “La Scala” amid protests. A small group of activists gathered in front of the main entrance to the Milan Opera house, hanging on the facade of anti-government banners, as among the guests at the premiere there were many politicians – for example, economy Minister Giovanni Tria President Sergio Mattarella.
On the stage of “La Scala” Opera gave Verdi’s “Attila”.
“Without four singers of this level “Attila” can not be set. Moreover Ildar Abdrazakov, who sang the Opera around the world, is worthy to become the main contractor, “says Opera conductor Riccardo Chailly.
“This Opera is a kind of combination of all kinds of art simultaneously. And praise them all, is to glorify our culture as a whole. It means to create history and identity. We need to understand the value of Opera houses in Italy, of museums. And the attendance of such events is definitely one possibility. Otherwise who knows where we can come in the world of Wikipedia, “says Director and Opera Director Davide Livermore.
A Patriotic Opera in 1846 under the play of playwright Zacharias Werner’s “Attila, king of the Huns,” tells of the struggle of the peoples living on the coast of the Adriatic sea, with the invaders.
Formerly, for performing the part of Attila the Abdrazakov was awarded the title of “Best bass in the world”