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DOMINGO, Placido - MEYERBEER, G.: L'Africaine / PONCHIELLI, A.: La Gioconda / SAINT-SAENS, C.: Samson et Dalila (PAL/NTSC) (Box Set)



DOMINGO, Placido - MEYERBEER, G.: L'Africaine / PONCHIELLI, A.: La Gioconda / SAINT-SAENS, C.: Samson et Dalila (PAL/NTSC) (Box Set)

(4 DVD Box Set)


Giacomo Meyerbeer

Vasco da GamaPlácido Domingo
SelikaShirley Verrett
InesRuth Ann Swenson
NeluskoJustino Diaz

San Francisco Opera Ballet
San Francisco Opera Chorus & Orchestra
Maurizio Arena
, conductor

Lotfi Mansouri, stage director

Recorded live from the San Francisco Opera House, 1988


Amilcare Ponchielli

La GiocondaEva Marton
EnzoPlácido Domingo
BarnabaMatteo Manuguerra
LauraLudmila Semtschuk
AlviseKurt Rydl
La CiecaMargarita Lilowa
ZuàneAlfred Sramek
A MinstrelAlfred Burgstaller
IsèpoJorge Pita
A PilotGoran Simic
1st GondolierBenedikt Kobel
2nd GondolierPeter Köves
A MonkFrancisco Valls

Vienna State Opera Ballet
Vienna State Opera Chorus and Orchestra
Adam Fischer
, conductor

Filippo Sanjust, stage director and set designer
Gerlinde Dill, choreographer

Recorded live from the Vienna State Opera, 1986.


Camille Saint-Saëns

SamsonPlácido Domingo
DalilaShirley Verrett
Le Grand-Prêtre de DagonWolfgang Brendel
AbimelechArnold Voketaitis

San Francisco Opera Chorus and Orchestra
Julius Rudel
, conductor

Nicolas Joel, stage director
Douglas Schmidt, stage designer
Carrie Robbins, costume designer
Thomas Munn, lighting designer

Recorded live from the San Francisco Opera House, 1981.




Picture format: NTSC 4:3 (L’Africaine, La Gioconda) / PAL 4:3 (Samson et Dalila)
Sound format: PCM Stereo
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: English, German, French, Italian, Spanish (L’Africaine, La Gioconda) / English, German, Spanish (Samson et Dalila)
Running time: 7 hours 50 mins
No. of DVDs: 4 (DVD 9)

Meyerbeer, Giacomo; Ponchielli, Amilcare; Saint-Saens, Camille

Gorrio, Tobia; Lemaire, Ferdinand; Scribe, Eugene

Arena, Maurizio; Fischer, Adam; Rudel, Julius

San Francisco Opera Orchestra; Vienna State Opera Orchestra

San Francisco Opera Ballet; Vienna State Opera Ballet

San Francisco Opera Chorus; Vienna State Opera Chorus

Anderson, Kevin; Brendel, Wolfgang; Burgstaller, Alfred; Delavan, Mark; Devlin, Michael; Diaz, Justino; Domingo, Placido; Kobel, Benedikt; Koves, Peter; Lilowa, Margarita; Manuguerra, Matteo; Marton, Eva; Pita, Jorge; Rouleau, Joseph; Rydl, Kurt; Semtschuk, Ludmila; Simic, Goran; Skinner, Philip; Spence, Patricia; Sramek, Alfred; Swenson, Ruth Ann; Valls, Francisco; Verrett, Shirley; Voketaitis, Arnold

Label: Arthaus Musik

Genre: Opera

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: 107511

Barcode: 807280751192

Distribution Note(s):

Not available in North America

Listening samples not available for this release.

Physical Release: 09/2011

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