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OFFENBACH: Offenbach Gala (Chatelet, 2001) (PAL)

    
 

OFFENBACH: Offenbach Gala (Chatelet, 2001) (PAL)


A CONCERT OF MUSIC BY OFFENBACH

 

Anne Sofie von Otter
and various vocalists

Les Musiciens du Louvre -- Grenoble
Marc Minkowski
, conductor

Recorded at the Théâtre Musical de Paris – Châtelet, December 2001

 

Picture format: PAL 4:3
Sound format: LPCM Stereo, DD 5.1, DTS 5.1
Region code: 2 (only available in Europe)
Subtitles: English, German, French, Italian, Spanish
Booklet notes: English, German, French
Running time: 87 mins
No. of DVDs: 1

 

  • In this DVD, now repackaged and represented at midprice, Mark Minkowski presents a varied programme of well-loved popular pieces and forgotten masterworks by Jacques Offenbach.

  • The star of the evening was undoubtedly the Swedish mezzo-soprano Anne Sofie von Otter, one of the most versatile and charismatic singers of her generation.

  • Given the success of Offenbach's dramatic works, his numerous pieces of dance music are almost forgotten. However, they too are proof of the composer's talent to invent melodies in abundance.

  • This concert also includes the 'Infernal Galop' (Can-Can) from Orphee aux Enfers and the wonderful 'Belle nuit, ô nuit d'amour' (barcarolle) from The Tales of Hoffman.

 







Composer(s):
Offenbach, Jacques

Conductor(s):
Minkowski, Marc

Orchestra(s):
Musiciens du Louvre, Les

Choir(s):
Musiciens du Louvre Chorus, Les

Artist(s):
Grapperon, Christophe; Henry, Jean-Christophe; Keck, Jean-Christophe; Leger, Magali; Naouri, Laurent; Otter, Anne Sofie von; Oustrac, Stephanie d'; Ragon, Gilles

Label: TDKDVD

Genre: Classical Concert

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: DV-OPJOFM

Barcode: 5450270013531

Distribution Note(s):

Only Available in Europe


Listening samples not available for this release.


Physical Release: 03/2007

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