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HANDEL, G.F.: Saul (Glyndebourne, 2015) (Blu-ray, HD)




HANDEL, G.F.: Saul (Glyndebourne, 2015) (Blu-ray, HD)

DVD Clip

George Frideric Handel
(Blu-ray Disc Version)


Saul / Apparition of Samuel - Christopher Purves
David - Iestyn Davies
Merab - Lucy Crowe
Michal - Sophie Bevan
Jonathan - Paul Appleby
Abner / High Priest / Amalekite / Doeg - Benjamin Hulett
Witch of Endor - John Graham-Hall

Glyndebourne Chorus
(chorus master: Jeremy Bines)
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Ivor Bolton,

Barrie Kosky, stage director
Karin Lea Tag, set and costume designer
Joachim Klein, lighting designer
Otto Pichler, choreographer

Recorded live at the Glyndebourne Opera House, Lewes, October 2015

- A Descent into Madness
- Color and Texture - A Musical Insight
- Cast gallery


Picture format: 1080i High Definition
Sound format: LPCM 2.0 / DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: English, French, German, Korean
Running time: 185 mins (opera) + 10 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.

Handel, George Frideric

Jennens, Charles

Bolton, Ivor

Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment

Glyndebourne Chorus

Appleby, Paul; Bevan, Sophie; Crowe, Lucy; Davies, Iestyn; Graham-Hall, John; Hulett, Benjamin; Purves, Christopher

Label: Opus Arte

Genre: Classical Concert

Period: Baroque

Catalogue No: OABD7205D

Barcode: 809478072058

Distribution Note(s):

Available Worldwide

Release Date: 06/2016

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