Il Ritorno D'Ulisse in Patria (1985)
Monteverdi's tale of love and steadfastness. Upon returning home from the Trojan War, Ulysses finds his wife ever faithful, but the palace full of suitors. She will accept only the man who can string the great bow of Ulysses. Taken from the closing books of Homer's epic tale. Jeffrey Tate conducts the Orf Symphony Orchestra, The Tolzer Boys' Choir and the Ensemble Spinario in this Salzburg Festival production. In Italian.