|Ugo, conte di Parigi|
|Opera by Gaetano Donizetti|
Set design by Alessandro Sanquirico for the premiere
|Based on||Blanche d'Aquitaine by Hippolyte Bis|
13 March 1832
La Scala, Milan
Ugo, conte di Parigi (Hugo, Count of Paris) is a tragedia lirica, or tragic opera, in two acts by Gaetano Donizetti. Felice Romani wrote the Italian libretto after Hippolyte-Louis-Florent Bis's Blanche d'Aquitaine. It premiered on 13 March 1832 at La Scala, Milan.
|Role||Voice type||Premiere cast, 13 March 1832|
(Conductor: – )
|Adelia, Bianca's sister||soprano||Giulia Grisi|
|Ugo, Count of Paris||tenor||Domenico Donzelli|
|Luigi V, King of France||contralto||Clorinda Corradi Pantanelli|
|Knights, soldiers, band|
See synopsis on opera-rara.com
Opera House and Orchestra
|1977|| Janet Price,|
| Alun Francis,|
New Philharmonia Orchestra and the Geoffrey Mitchell Choir
|Audio CD: Opera Rara |
| Antonino Fogliani,|
Orchestra and Chorus of the Teatro Donizetti, Bergamo.
|Audio CD: Dynamic|
Cat: CDS 449/1-2
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