This Moment in Opera #18 - Partenope: Anthony Roth Costanzo and Iestyn Davies
Friday, April 9, 2010 | 9:32 AM
By New York City Opera
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What exactly is a countertenor? Is it really the modern-day version of the famed Italian castrati? General Manager and Artistic Director George Steel sits down with Partenope stars Iestyn Davies and Anthony Roth Costanzo to discuss the fascinating history of this singing voice and how it has transitioned from the Baroque to the present.