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Work: Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria (The Return of Ulysses to his Country), SV 325

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ComposerMonteverdi, Claudio (1567-1643)
PeriodEarly
Work typeOpera / Oratorio
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GenevaIl ritorno d'Ulisse in patria (The Return of Ulysses to his Country), SV 325

Monteverdi: Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria (The Return of Ulysses to his Country), SV 325
Fabio Biondi; FC Bergman; Grand Théâtre de Genève; Mariel Manuel; Ken Hioco; Europa Galante

BarcelonaCor de Cambra del Palau, Europa Galante & Biondi

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Monteverdi: Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria (The Return of Ulysses to his Country), SV 325
Fabio Biondi; Sara Mingardo; Giuseppina Bridelli; Mark Padmore; Chamber Chorus of the Palau de la Música Catalana

ViennaIl ritorno d'Ulisse in patriaNew production

Monteverdi: Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria (The Return of Ulysses to his Country), SV 325
Pablo Heras-Casado; Jossi Wieler; Vienna State Opera; Anna Viebrock; Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera; Concert Association Vienna State Opera Chorus

MunichIl ritorno / Das Jahr des magischen DenkensNew production

Monteverdi: Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria (The Return of Ulysses to his Country), SV 325
Christopher Moulds; Christopher Rüping; Bavarian State Opera; Jonathan Mertz; Lene Schwind; Monteverdi Continuo Ensemble; Susanne Steinmassl
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Pinchgut takes on Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria

Monteverdi’s Il ritorno d’Ulisse in patria is given the Pinchgut treatment, with an abstract staging complementing historically informed music-making under Erin Helyard.

****1
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A gripping Return of Ulysses from Opera Collective Ireland

Fine singing all round, sensitive continuo musicianship and dramatic action make for a thoroughly enjoyable Return of Ulysses by Monteverdi.
****1
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Opera Atelier's strengths reinforced with Monteverdi

Opera Atelier's return to the earliest part of the repertoire with Monteverdi's Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria showcases their strengths in a relatively restrained production anchored by a strong ensemble cast.
***11
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Monteverdi on a doughnut: Ulysses fails to thrill

A series of ill-advised staging choices leads to a disappointingly drab performance of Monteverdi's Homeric epic.
**111
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Sara Mingardo leads a strong cast in Hamburg Ulisse

Willy Decker's production, presented in Zürich in 2014, is revived at the Hamburgische Staatsoper with most of the same cast
****1
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