Throwback Thursday

Tempting Tsar Dodon with her untold charms, the Queen of Shemakha sings a “Hymn to the Sun.” From Act 2 of the 2015 Winter Opera Festival production of Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov’s The Golden Cockerel, Alexandra Batsios is the Queen of Shemakha, Grigory Soloviov is King Didon. Stage direction is by Tom Diamond, conducted Ekhart Wycik.