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VERDI, G.: Opera Selection, Vol. 1 - Il trovatore / Don Carlos / Rigoletto (4 DVD Box Set) (NTSC)

    
 

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VERDI, G.: Opera Selection, Vol. 1 - Il trovatore / Don Carlos / Rigoletto (4 DVD Box Set) (NTSC)

Giuseppe Verdi
THE OPERA SELECTION, VOL 1
(4-DVD Box Set)

 

Il Trovatore

Il Conte di LunaPiero Cappuccilli
LeonoraRaina Kabaivanska
AzucenaFiorenza Cossotto
ManricoPlácido Domingo
FerrandoJosé van Dam
InesMaria Venuti
RuizHeinz Zednik
Un vecchio zingaroKarl Caslavsky
Un messoEwald Aichberger

Chorus and Orchestra of the Vienna State Opera
(chorus master: Helmuth Froschauer)
Herbert von Karajan
, conductor

Herbert von Karajan, stage director
Teo Otto, set designer
Georges Wakhewitsch, costume designer
Robert Stangl, lighting designer

Recorded live from the Vienna State Opera, 1978

 

Don Carlos
(unabridged original version, 1867)

Philippe II Alastair Miles
Don Carlos Ramón Vargas
Rodrigue Bo Skovhus
Le Grand Inquisiteur Simon Yang
Un moine Dan Paul Dumitrescu
Elisabeth de Valois – Iano Tamar
La princesse EboliNadja Michael
Thibault Cornelia Salje
Le comte de LermeBenedikt Kobel

Chorus and Orchestra of Vienna State Opera
Bertrand de Billy
, conductor

Peter Konwitschny, stage director

Recorded at the Vienna State Opera, October 2004

 

Rigoletto

Il duca di MantovaPiotr Beczala
RigolettoLeo Nucci
GildaElena Moşuc
SparafucileLászló Polgár
MaddalenaKatharina Peetz
GiovannaKismara Pessatti
Il Conte di MonteroneRolf Haunstein
MarulloValeriy Murga
BorsaBogusław Bidziński
Il Conte di CepranoMorgan Moody
La ContessaAngela Kerrison
UsciereManuel Betancourt
Paggio della DuchessaMartina Welschenbach

Zurich Opera House Chorus
Zurich Opera House Orchestra
Nello Santi
, conductor

Gilberto Deflo, stage director
William Orlandi, set and costume designer

Recorded live at the Zurich Opera House, 2006

 

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Picture format: NTSC 16:9 (Don Carlos, Rigoletto) / 4:3 (Il Trovatore)
Sound format: PCM Stereo / Dolby Digital 5.1 (all operas) / DTS 5.1 (Don Carlos, Rigoletto)
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: Italian, English, German, French, Spanish (all operas) / Chinese (Il Trovatore)
Running time: 8 hours 38 mins
No. of DVDs: 4 (DVD 9)








Composer(s):
Verdi, Giuseppe

Lyricist(s):
Bardare, Leone Emanuele; Cammarano, Salvadore; Du Locle, Camille; Méry, François-Joseph; Piave, Francesco Maria

Conductor(s):
Billy, Bertrand de; Karajan, Herbert von; Santi, Nello

Orchestra(s):
Vienna State Opera Orchestra; Zurich Opera House Orchestra

Choir(s):
Vienna State Opera Chorus; Zurich Opera House Chorus

Artist(s):
Aichberger, Ewald; Beczala, Piotr; Betancourt, Manuel; Bidzinski, Boguslaw; Cappuccilli, Piero; Caslavsky, Karl; Cossotto, Fiorenza; Domingo, Plácido; Dumitrescu, Dan Paul; Haunstein, Rolf; Kabaivanska, Raina; Kerrison, Angela; Kobel, Benedikt; Michael, Nadja; Miles, Alastair; Moody, Morgan; Mosuc, Elena; Murga, Valeriy; Nucci, Leo; Peetz, Katharina; Pessatti, Kismara; Polgar, Laszlo; Salje, Cornelia; Skovhus, Bo; Tamar, Iano; Van Dam, Jose; Vargas, Ramon; Venuti, Maria; Welschenbach, Martina; Yang, Simon; Zednik, Heinz

Label: Arthaus Musik

Genre: Opera

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: 107524

Barcode: 807280752496

Distribution Note(s):

Not available in Japan


Listening samples not available for this release.


Physical Release: 12/2012

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