“Barton set the tone with liquid phrasing and her signature burnished sound. With a pure, focused tenor sound, remarkably even from top to bottom, Thomas managed to convey both the nobility and anguish of the title character.” Mezzo Jamie Barton and tenor Russell Thomas make acclaimed role debuts as Sara and Roberto in San Francisco Opera’s production of Donizetti’s Roberto Devereux.
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"At 33, she seems poised for greatness." Jamie Barton brings her celebrated Jane Seymour to the Met stage alongside Sondra Radvanovsky as Anne Boleyn and Ildar Abdrazakov as King Henry VIII.