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STRAUSS II, J.: Fledermaus (Die) (Royal Opera House, 1990) (Dame Joan Sutherland's Farewell Gala) (Blu-ray)

    

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STRAUSS II, J.: Fledermaus (Die) (Royal Opera House, 1990) (Dame Joan Sutherland's Farewell Gala) (Blu-ray)

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DAME JOAN SUTHERLAND’S FAREWELL GALA
(Blu-ray Disc Version)

 

Johann Strauss II
DIE FLEDERMAUS
(Sung in English with text by John Mortimer)

Adele - Judith Howarth
Rosalinde - Nancy Gustafson
Alfredo - Bonaventura Bottone
Gabriel von Eisenstein - Louis Otey
Dr Blind - John Dobson
Dr Falke - Anthony Michaels-More
Colonel Frank - Eric Garrett
Prince Orlofsky - Jochen Kowalski

with special guests in Act II
Dame Joan Sutherland
Marilyn Horne
Luciano Pavarotti

performing
Cilea: L’arlesiana, Act II: E la solita storia (Lamento di Federico)
Rossini:
Semiramide, Act I: Serbami ognor si fido
Saint-Saëns:
Samson et Dalila, Op. 47, Act II: Mon coeur s’ouvre a ta voix
Verdi:
La traviata, Act III: Parigi, o cara
Bishop:
Clari, “The Maid of Milan”: Home, Sweet Home

Royal Opera House Chorus and Orchestra
(chorus master: Robin Stapleton)
Richard Bonynge,
conductor

John Cox, stage director
Julia Trevelyan Oman, set and costume designer
Robert Bryan, lighting designer

Recorded live from the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, London, 31 December 1990

Bonus:
- Dame Joan Sutherland singing at the Australian Opera under the direction of her husband Richard Bonynge (D’amor sull’ali rosee from Verdi’s Il trovatore, The Mad Scene from Donizetti’s Lucia di Lammermoor and Casta Diva from Bellini’s Norma)

 

Picture format: 1080/60i (Upscale) 4:3
Sound format: PCM Stereo
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Audio Language: English
Subtitles: German, French, Japanese
Running time: 197 mins (opera) + 27 mins (bonus)
No. of Discs: 1 (BD 50)

 

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








Composer(s):
Bellini, Vincenzo; Bishop, Henry; Cilea, Francesco; Donizetti, Gaetano; Rossini, Gioachino; Saint-Saƫns, Camille; Strauss II, Johann; Verdi, Giuseppe

Lyricist(s):
Bardare, Leone Emanuele; Cammarano, Salvadore; Lemaire, Ferdinand; Marenco, Leopoldo; Mortimer, John; Payne, John Howard; Piave, Francesco Maria; Romani, Felice; Rossi, Gaetano

Conductor(s):
Bonynge, Richard

Orchestra(s):
Elizabethan Sydney Orchestra; Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden

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

Artist(s):
Bottone, Bonaventura; Dobson, John; Garrett, Eric; Gustafson, Nancy; Horne, Marilyn; Howarth, Judith; Kowalski, Jochen; Michaels-Moore, Anthony; Otey, Louis; Pavarotti, Luciano; Sutherland, Joan

Label: Arthaus Musik

Genre: Opera

Period: 20th Century; Classical; Romantic

Catalogue No: 109162

Barcode: 807280916294

Distribution Note(s):

Available Worldwide


Physical Release: 11/2015

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