For Rossini's birthday, Classical New England's Cathy Fuller goes on location to talk with the stars of Boston Lyric Opera's production of The Barber of Seville, with soprano Sarah Coburn in the role of Rosina, tenor John Tessier as Count Almaviva, and baritone Jonathan Beyer as Figaro, as well as pianist Allen Perriello.
On the program:
"Largo al factotum"
"Se'il mio nome"
Figaro and Count Almaviva
"Una voce poco fa"
Rosina, Figaro, and Count Almaviva
(photo of Sarah Coburn by Rozarii Lynch, from Seattle Opera's The Barber of Seville)