Classical Music Home

Welcome to Naxos Records

Email Password  
Not a subscriber yet?  
Keyword Search
 in   
Classical Music Home > BEETHOVEN, L. van: Eroica (NTSC)

BEETHOVEN, L. van: Eroica (NTSC)

    
 

Reviews

BEETHOVEN, L. van: Eroica (NTSC)

Beethoven (1770 – 1827) EROICA

Ian Hart, Tim Pigott-Smith, Claire Skinner, Jack Davenport, Frank Finlay, Fenella Woolgar, Lucy Akhurst, Leo Bill, Peter Hanson, Robert Glenister, Anton Lesser. Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique / Sir John Eliot Gardiner

The day that changed music forever

By the time the first public performance of Beethoven’s Symphony No.3 (Eroica) took place in Vienna in 1805, a privileged few had already heard the work at a private play-through at the Lobkowitz Palace in June 1804.

Nick Dear’s award-winning period drama, starring Ian Hart as Beethoven, brings to life the momentous day that prompted Haydn to remark ‘everything is different from today’. Filmed in 2003.

Running time: 129 mins
Region Code: All regions
Picture format: 16:9 Anamorphic
Sound format: LPCM Stereo/DTS
Surround Menu language: EN
Subtitle languages: EN/FR/DE/ES/IT
Dimensions (mm): W135 H190 D15

Cat. No.: OA 0908 D

REVIEWS
‘You could not hope for a stronger cast’ -- The Times
‘A clever and beautifully made dramatisation’-- Sunday Times
‘This was thrilling stuff, as exciting visually as it was aurally’-- Sunday Telegraph
‘Ian Hart is brilliant as Beethoven, a volatile, magnetic figure of genius and uncouth charm…not to be missed.’ -- Daily Mail








Composer(s):
Beethoven, Ludwig van

Conductor(s):
Gardiner, John Eliot

Orchestra(s):
Orchestre Révolutionnaire et Romantique

Artist(s):
Akhurst, Lucy; Bill, Leo; Davenport, Jack; Finlay, Frank; Glenister, Robert; Hanson (actor), Peter; Hart, Ian; Lesser, Anton; Pigott-Smith, Tim; Skinner, Claire; Woolgar, Fenella

Label: Opus Arte

Genre: Classical Documentary

Period: Classical

Catalogue No: OA0908D

Barcode: 809478009085

Distribution Note(s):

Listening samples not available for this release.


Physical Release: 05/2005

For U.S. only:
Buy from Amazon.com
For U.S.:
Barnes & Nobles
For Canada only:
Buy from Amazon.ca
For Germany only:
Buy from Amazon.de
For U.S. and Canada:
Buy from H & B Direct
For Worldwide:
Buy from Presto Classical
For Germany and Europe:
Buy from www.jpc.de
For U.S. only:
Buy from Tower.com
For U.S. and Canada:
Buy from arkivmusic.com
For Germany:
Buy from NaxosDirekt.de
For U.S. and Canada:
Naxos Direct

 

Naxos Records, a member of the Naxos Music Group