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BLU-RAY EXPERIENCE II (THE)- Opera, Ballet and Theatre Highlights (Blu-ray, HD)

THE BLU-RAY EXPERIENCE II – Opera, Ballet and Theatre Highlights

 

George Friedrich Handel: Giulio Cesare
Coro: Viva, via il nostro Alcide! / Aria: Presti omai l'Egizia terra

Giulio CesareSarah Connolly
The Glyndebourne Chorus
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
William Christie
, conductor

Recorded live at the Glyndebourne Opera House, East Sussex, on 14 and 17 August 2005.  

 

Leo Delibes: Sylvia
Act III: Pizzicato

SylviaDarcey Bussell
Royal Ballet, Covent Garden
Royal Opera House Orchestra
Graham Bond
, conductor

Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, 1 and 5 December 2005.

 

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Così fan tutte
Act I: Quintet: Di scrivermi ogni giorno

Ferrando - Topi Lehtipuu
Guglielmo
- Luca Pisaroni
Don Alfonso -
Nicolas Rivenq
Fiordiligi -
Miah Persson
Dorabella -
Anke Vondung
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Iván Fischer
, Conductor

Recorded live at the Glyndebourne Festival Opera in June and July 2006

 

William Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet
If I profane with my unworthiest hand this holy shrine

RomeoAdetomiwa Edun
JulietEllie Kendrick

Recorded live at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre, London, August 2009.

 

Henry Purcell: Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626
Chorus: To the Hills and the vales / The Triumphing Dance

The Royal Ballet
Royal Opera Extra Chorus

Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Christopher Hogwood
, conductor

Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, on 3 and 8 April, 2009

 

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro
Signore! Cos'è quell stupor

Susanna – Miah Persson
Count Almaviva – Gerald Finley
Countess Almaviva – Dorothea Röschmann
Royal Opera House Orchestra
Antonio Pappano
, conductor

Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, 10, 13 and 17 February 2006.

 

Ferdinand Hérold: La fille mal gardée
Fanny Elssler pas de deux

ColasCarlos Acosta
LiseMarianela Nuñez
Royal Opera House Orchestra
Anthony Twiner
, conductor

Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, 2 February 2005.

 

Giacomo Puccini: La Bohème
Act II: Questa è Mimì / Ch'io beva del tossico!

RodolfoTeodor Ilincai
MimìHibla Gerzmava
MarcelloGabriele Viviani
CollineKostas Smoriginas
SchaunardJacques Imbrailo
Royal Opera House Chorus and Orchestra
Andris Nelsons
, conductor

Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, December 2009.

 

Francesco Cavalli: Ercole Amante
Fifth entrance: Concert of guitars

Netherlands Opera Chorus
Concerto Köln
Ivor Bolton
, conductor

Recorded live from the Het Muziektheater, 2009.

Henry Purcell: The Fairy Queen
Night: See, even Night herself is here

Night - Carolyn Sampson
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
William Christie
, conductor

Recorded live at Glyndebourne Opera House, Lewes, East Sussex, 17 and 19 July 2009.

 

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Don Giovanni
Act II: Aria: Metà di voi qua vadano

Don GiovanniSimon Keenlyside
Royal Opera House Orchestra
Charles Mackerras
, conductor

Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, on 8 and 12 September 2008.

 

Hans Werner Henze: Ondine
Rocking Dance

OndineMiyako Yoshida
Royal Ballet
Royal Opera House Orchestra
Barry Wordsworth
, conductor

Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, June 2009.

 

Picture format: 1080i High Definition
Sound format: LPCM Stereo / DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Menu language: English
Running time: 54 mins
No. of Discs: 1 (BD 25)

 

 

Note: This Blu-ray Disc is only playable on Blu-ray Disc players and not compatible with standard DVD players.








Author(s):
Shakespeare, William

Composer(s):
Cavalli, Francesco; Delibes, Léo; Handel, George Frideric; Henze, Hans Werner; Herold, Ferdinand; Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus; Puccini, Giacomo; Purcell, Henry

Lyricist(s):
Buti, Francesco; Da Ponte, Lorenzo; Giacosa, Giuseppe; Haym, Nicola; Illica, Luigi; Shakespeare, William; Tate, Nahum

Conductor(s):
Bolton, Ivor; Bond, Graham; Christie, William; Fischer, Ivan; Hogwood, Christopher; Mackerras, Charles; Nelsons, Andris; Pappano, Antonio; Twiner, Anthony; Wordsworth, Barry

Orchestra(s):
Concerto Köln; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment; Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden

Ensemble(s):
Royal Ballet, Covent Garden

Choir(s):
Glyndebourne Chorus; Netherlands Opera Chorus; Royal Opera House Chorus, Covent Garden

Artist(s):
Acosta, Carlos; Bussell, Darcey; Connolly, Sarah; Edun, Adetomiwa; Finley, Gerald; Gerzmava, Hibla; Ilincai, Teodor; Imbrailo, Jacques; Keenlyside, Simon; Kendrick, Ellie; Lehtipuu, Topi; Nunez, Marianela; Persson, Miah; Pisaroni, Luca; Rivenq, Nicolas; Roschmann, Dorothea; Sampson, Carolyn; Smoriginas, Kostas; Viviani, Gabriele; Vondung, Anke; Yoshida, Miyako

Label: Opus Arte

Genre: Ballet; Opera; Play -

Period: Baroque; Classical; Contemporary; Renaissance; Romantic

Catalogue No: OABD7077D

Barcode: 809478070771

Distribution Note(s):

Available Worldwide


Listening samples not available for this release.


Physical Release: 10/2010

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