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CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN OPERAS (4-DVD Box Set) (PAL, NTSC)

CONTEMPORARY AMERICAN OPERAS
(4-DVD Box Set)

 

John Adams
DOCTOR ATOMIC

J. Robert Oppenheimer - Gerald Finley
Kitty Oppenheimer - Jessica Rivera
General Leslie Groves - Eric Owens
Edward Teller - Richard Paul Fink
Jack Hubbard - James Maddalena
Robert Wilson - Thomas Glenn
Captain James Nolan - Jay Hunter Morris
Pasqualita - Ellen Rabiner

Netherlands Opera Chorus
(chorus master: Martin Wright)
Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Lawrence Renes,
conductor

Peter Sellars, stage director
Adrianne Lobel, set designer
Dunya Ramicova, costume designer
James F. Ingalls, lighting designer
Lucinda Childs, choreographer

Recorded live at Het Musiektheater, Amsterdam on 7, 25 and 29 June 2007

Bonus:
- Interview with Peter Sellars
- Illustrated synopsis and cast gallery

 

Philip Glass
THE PERFECT AMERICAN

Walt Disney - Christopher Purves
Roy Disney - David Pittsinger
Dantine - Donald Kaasch
Hazel George - Janis Kelly
Lillian Disney - Marie McLaughlin
Sharon - Sarah Tynan
Diane - Nazan Fikret
Lucy / Josh - Rosie Lomas

The Improbable Skills Ensemble
Madrid Teatro Real Chorus and Orchestra
(chorus master: Andrés Máspero)
Dennis Russell Davies,
conductor

Phelim McDermott, stage director
Dan Potra set and costume designer
Jon Clark, lighting designer
Ben Wright, choreographer

Recorded live at Teatro Real, Madrid, February 2013

Bonus:
- Cast gallery

 

Leonard Bernstein
TROUBLE IN TAHITI

Dinah - Stephanie Novacek
Sam - Karl Daymond
Gardener / Trio Member 1 - Tom Randle
Milkman / Trio Member 2 - Toby Stafford-Allen
Female / Trio Member 3 - Mary Hegarty

City of London Sinfonia
Paul Daniel,
conductor

Tom Cairns, film director
Amir Hosseinpour, choreographer

Recorded in 2001

Bonus:
- Introduction to Trouble in Tahiti
- Interviews

 

Picture format: PAL 16:9 (Trouble in Tahiti) + NTSC 16:9 (Doctor Atomic, The Perfect American)
Sound format: LPCM 2.0 / DTS 5.1 (Doctor Atomic, The Perfect American) / Dolby Stereo and Surround (Trouble in Tahiti)
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: French, German, Spanish (all) / + English, Italian, Dutch (Doctor Atomic) / + English, Japanese, Korean (The Perfect American)
Running time: 7 hrs 5 mins
No. of DVDs: 4 (DVD 9)








Composer(s):
Adams, John; Bernstein, Leonard; Glass, Philip

Lyricist(s):
Sellars, Peter; Wurlitzer, Rudy

Conductor(s):
Daniel, Paul; Davies, Dennis Russell; Renes, Lawrence

Orchestra(s):
City of London Sinfonia; Madrid Teatro Real Orchestra; Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra

Ensemble(s):
Improbable

Choir(s):
Madrid Teatro Real Chorus; Netherlands Opera Chorus

Artist(s):
Daymond, Karl; Fikret, Nazan; Fink, Richard Paul; Finley, Gerald; Glenn, Thomas; Hegarty, Mary; Kaasch, Donald; Kelly, Janis; Lomas, Rosie; Maddalena, James; McLaughlin, Marie; Morris, Jay Hunter; Novacek, Stephanie; Owens, Eric; Pittsinger, David; Purves, Christopher; Rabiner, Ellen; Randle, Tom; Rivera, Jessica; Stafford-Allen, Toby; Tynan, Sarah

Label: Opus Arte

Genre: Opera

Period: 20th Century; Contemporary

Catalogue No: OA1179BD

Barcode: 809478011798

Distribution Note(s):

Listening samples not available for this release.


Physical Release: 06/2015

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