Puccini’s ‘Manon Lescaut’ – new album release from the Salzburg Festival

Benjamin Bernheim’s “mellifluous” (Bachtrack) portrayal of Edmondo in Puccini’s Manon Lescaut can now be enjoyed on a 2-CD album release on the Deutsche Grammophon label, captured at the 2016 Salzburg Festival. Anna Netrebko stars in the title role, with Yusif Eyvazov as Des Grieux, Carlos Chausson as Geronte, and Armando Piña as Lescaut. Marco Armiliato leads the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra on this recording, which is now available for purchase via Amazon and iTunes.