The Cast

ERNESTO
- Ludovic Tézier
IMOGENE
- Carmen Giannattasio
GUALTIERO - José Bros
ITULBO
- Mark Le Brocq
GOFFREDO
- Brindley Sherratt
ADELE
- Victoria Simmonds

The Geoffrey Mitchell Choir
London Philharmonic Orchestra
CONDUCTOR
- David Parry
The Financial Times

'll pirata is the least known of Bellini's mature operas - a work of some charm and beauty... stylishly conducted by David Parry...

The chief interest is Giannattasio... her Imogene radiates a Violetta-like quality, relying on technique, temperament and Italianità to shape a dramatic portrait.'