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CHRISTMAS FROM THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE - TCHAIKOVSKY, P.I.: Nutcracker / HUMPERDINCK, E.: Hansel und Gretel (3 DVD Box Set) (NTSC)

    
 




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CHRISTMAS FROM THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE - TCHAIKOVSKY, P.I.: Nutcracker / HUMPERDINCK, E.: Hansel und Gretel (3 DVD Box Set) (NTSC)


CHRISTMAS FROM THE ROYAL OPERA HOUSE
(3-DVD Box Set)

 

Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky
THE NUTCRACKER

The Sugar Plum FairyMiyako Yoshida
Nephew / NutcrackerRicardo Cervera
The PrinceSteven McRae
DrosselmeyerGary Avis
ClaraIohna Loots

The Royal Ballet
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Koen Kessels
, conductor

Peter Wright, choreographer and director
(after Lev Ivanov)

Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, November and December 2009

Bonus:
- Cast gallery
- Rehearsing at White Lodge
- Peter Wright tells the story of The Nutcracker

 

Engelbert Humperdinck
HANSEL AND GRETEL

HanselAngelika Kirchschlager
GretelDiana Damrau
GertrudElizabeth Connell
PeterThomas Allen
WitchAnja Silja
SandmanPumeza Matshikiza
Dew FairyAnita Watson

Tiffin Boys’ Choir and Children’s Chorus
The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Colin Davis
, conductor

Moshe Leiser and Patrice Caurier, stage directors

Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, on 12 and 16 December 2008

Bonus:
- Illustrated synopsis and animated cast gallery
- Interview with Colin Davis
- Fairytales feature
- Cinema trailer

 

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Picture format: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: LPCM Stereo 2.0 / DTS 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: English, French, German, Spanish (both works) / Italian (Hansel and Gretel only)
Running time: 265 mins
No. of DVDs: 3







Composer(s):
Humperdinck, Engelbert; Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich

Lyricist(s):
Wette, Adelheid

Conductor(s):
Davis, Colin; Kessels, Koen

Orchestra(s):
Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden

Ensemble(s):
Royal Ballet, Covent Garden

Choir(s):
Tiffin Boys Choir; Tiffin Children's Chorus

Artist(s):
Allen, Thomas; Avis, Gary; Cervera, Ricardo; Connell, Elizabeth; Damrau, Diana; Kirchschlager, Angelika; Loots, Iohna; Matshikiza, Pumeza; McRae, Steven; Silja, Anja; Watson, Anita; Yoshida, Miyako

Label: Opus Arte

Genre: Ballet; Opera

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: OA1090BD

Barcode: 809478010906

Distribution Note(s):

Listening samples not available for this release.


Physical Release: 10/2012

For U.S. and Canada:
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For Spain Only:
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For Worldwide:
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For Germany:
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