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MUSICAL JOURNEY (A) - ROME: A Musical Tour of the City's Past and Present (NTSC)


MUSICAL JOURNEY (A) - ROME: A Musical Tour of the City's Past and Present (NTSC)

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The Places

Scenes are shown of the glory that was Rome in monuments of the great Empire that ruled Europe and the Near East in its heyday. There are also glimpses of St Peter’s and of the modern city.


The Music

The music here included is all associated in one way or another with Rome and its traditions. It ranges from the overture to Mozart's Roman opera La clemenza di Tito to Wagner's Tannhäuser, whose hero seeks pardon for his sins in the Eternal City, from Puccini's opera Tosca, set in Rome dominated by a corrupt chief of police, to Berlioz's evocation of the city in the age of Benvenuto Cellini, his Roman Carnival Overture.



Picture format: NTSC 4:3
Sound format: Dolby Digital / DTS Surround
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Running time: 57 mins
No. of DVDs: 1

Beethoven, Ludwig van; Berlioz, Hector; Leoncavallo, Ruggero; Liszt, Franz; Mendelssohn, Felix; Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus; Puccini, Giacomo; Rossini, Gioachino; Verdi, Giuseppe; Wagner, Richard

Cammarano, Salvadore; Giacosa, Giuseppe; Illica, Luigi

Benedek, Tamas; Dohnanyi, Oliver; Gunzenhauser, Stephen; Halasz, Michael; Lenard, Ondrej; Rahbari, Alexander; Seifried, Reinhard; Talmi, Yoav; Wordsworth, Barry

Capella Istropolitana; Hungarian Virtuosi; Ireland National Symphony Orchestra; Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra; San Diego Symphony Orchestra; Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra

Slovak Philharmonic Chorus

Green, Sidney; Lamberti, Giorgio; Vach, Marian

Label: Naxos

Series: A Musical Journey

Genre: Classical Concert; Opera; Orchestral

Period: Classical; Romantic

Catalogue No: 2.110504

Barcode: 0747313550456

Physical Release: 02/2004

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