From the Teatro Regio di Parma: "Nabucco" von Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901). Conductor: Michele Mariotti - Stage director: Daniele Abbado. With Leo Nucci (Nabucco), Dimitra Theodossiu (Abigaille), Anna Maria Chiuri (Fenena), Riccardo Zanellato (Zaccaria). "This is how Verdi should be played: with a grand gesture and force in the oratorio-like crowd scenes but also with a lively lyrical tenderness" (FAZ). Verdis early work "Nabucco" (1842) became world-famous by the Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves "Va pensiero sull'ali dorate" (Fly, thought, on wings of gold).