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Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera (the `Met`) (New York City)
Dimitri Mitropoulos (conductor)
Nicolai Gedda (tenor)
Beautiful modern recording (2002) of Barber`s opera. Vanessa: Ellen Chickering, Erika: Andrea Matthews, The Old Baroness: Marion Dry, Anatol: Ray Bauwens, The Old Doctor: Richard Conrad, Nicholas: Philip Lima. National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine, Ukranian National Capella `Dumka`, conducted by Gil Rose.