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Robert le Diable (Robert the Devil) - Giacomo Meyerbeer

Information about the opera Robert le Diable by Giacomo Meyerbeer, and the best recordings available on CD or DVD, or for download.

A spectacular opera that dominated the European stages for most of the 19th century.

Recommended recordings on DVD

Oren/Hymel/Relyea (Opus Arte OA 1106 D)

OA 1106 D

From the Royal Opera House's controversial 2012 production, it verges on pastiche.

Royal Opera Chorus, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, conducted by Daniel Oren, 2012.

Cast: Bryan Hymel (Robert), John Relyea (Bertram), Marina Poplavskaya (Alice), Patrizia Ciofi (Isabelle), Jean-Fran├žois Borras (Raimbaut), Nicolas Courjal (Alberti).

Opus Arte OA 1106 D

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