Don Giovanni the murderer
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Don Giovanni: A beginner's guide to Mozart's operas
3. Don Giovanni the murderer
The furious Commendatore challenges Giovanni to a duel. A terrified Anna runs off to find help in the form of Don Ottavio, but by the time they arrive at the scene of the fight, it’s too late - the Commendatore is dead. They vow to avenge his murder. Pictured:John Heuzenroeder (Don Ottavio), Kate Ladner (Donna Anna) and Arend Baumann (Il Commendatore), the Sydney Opera House, 2005.