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GREAT MASS (THE) (Leipzig Ballet, 2005) (NTSC)


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Mozart: The Great Mass · A Ballet by Uwe Scholz Kiyoko Kimura · Christoph Bohm · Oksana Kulchytska Leipzig Ballet Eunyee You, soprano · Marie-Claude Chappuis, soprano Werner Gura, tenor · Friedemann Rohlig, bass Choir of the Leipzig Opera · Gewandhausorchester Leipzig Balazs Kocsar, conductor
Recorded live at the Leipzig Opera, Leipzig, June 2005

Picture Format: NTSC · 16:9 anamorphic
Sound Format:
PCM Stereo · Dolby Digital 5.1 · DTS 5.1
Region Code: 0
Subtitles:
English, German, French
Booklet Notes:
English, German, French
Running Time:
130 mins
FSK: o.A.

Cat. No: 2054608

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  • Uwe Scholz is one of the most brilliant choreographic minds of his generation ┬íV he died in November 2004 at the age of 45
  • "The Great Mass" is one of the most impressive works of this important neoclassical Choreographer - a truly impressive requiem; a choreographic revelation
  • The full length Choreography takes its name from Mozart's famous unfinished Mass in C minor and adds other works by the same composer, such as the Adagio and Fugue in C minor and the motet Ave verum corpus as well as passages of Gregorian chant, and sequences from contemporary music by Gyorgy Kurtag, Thomas Jahn and Arvo Part
  • The Leipzig Ballet is regarded as one of the best ballet companies worldwide
"Any reservations one might have about the work are rather pointless. Very beautiful ballets to sacred music which gladden and assuage have been made before, notably John Neumeier's Magnificat, but Scholz's Grand Messe portrays man as a pawn in the hands of man, as well as being an instrument of the divine. It is not only a feast for the eyes. I can think of no other classical choreographer today who possesses the richness of vocabulary, the intense musicality, plus the limitless imagination to create a work of such scope." -- Culturekiosque






Composer(s):
Celan, Paul; Jahn, Thomas; Kurtag, Gyorgy; Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus; Part, Arvo

Lyricist(s):
Mass Text

Conductor(s):
Kocsar, Balazs

Orchestra(s):
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra

Ensemble(s):
Leipzig Ballet

Choir(s):
Leipzig Gewandhaus Choir; Leipzig Opera Chorus

Artist(s):
Bohm, Christoph; Chappuis, Marie-Claude; Dias, Mariana; Fichet, Remy; Goldhahn, Michael; Gura, Werner; Kimura, Kyoko; Kohler, Sven; Kulchytska, Oksana; Leon, Montserrat; Palma, Giovanni di; Rohlig, Friedemann; You, Eunyee; Zsitva, Gabor

Label: EuroArts

Genre: Ballet; Classical Concert

Period: 20th Century; Classical; Contemporary

Catalogue No: 2054608

Barcode: 880242546081

Distribution Note(s):

Available in Europe, the Americas, Australia, New Zealand, Israel, South Africa, Japan and Hong Kong


Physical Release: 11/2005

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