Verdi, Marco Armiliato: Il Trovatore
Libretto By Salvadore Cammarano
And Leone Emanuele Вardare
,Based On The Play El Trovator By Antonio Garcia Gutierrez.
Acclaim for this Trovatore: "Alvarez made a stalwart, passionate, masculine figure... Radvanovsky has...
Wagner: Tristan Und Isolde (Blu-ray)
The high-point of the 2015 Bayreuth Festival: Katharina Wagner's highly anticipated new production of the great-grandfather's immortal music-drama of love and longing. With Evelyn Herlitzius as the «perfect Isolde, singing with precision and ardour right up to the end, and Stephen Gould as Tristan, sovereign master of this murderously difficult role, as Tristan, sovereign master of this murderously difficult role, as impressive for refinement as for power in the strenuous last act… Wagner authority Christian Thielemann conducted with an elegance and precision that is probably unsurpassable today»....
Wagner, Herbert von Karajan: Das Rheingold
This film is the one existing record of Karajan's Salzburg Ring on video. Made in 1978, with imaginative extra film sequences to complement the original stage production for the Easter Festival, it brings to life the epic grandeur ofKarajan's concept,...
Puccini, Nicola Luisotti: La Fanciulla Del West (2 DVD)
"I cannot think of a soprano who can sing any better this demanding role. What wins you over is Voigt's deep feeling for the character. The role of Johnson gives Giordani ample opportunities to luxuriate in tenorial top notes and unleash impassioned...
Prokofiev: Romeo & Juliet
Today, when Prokofiev's Romeo and Juliet h so popular in the theatre, it is curious to recall how comparatively little known were the ballet and its music in the 1950s. The first Russian staging was made by Leonid Lavrovsky at...
Verdi, Daniel Oren: Nabucco
Instantly famous for the best-loved chorus in all opera — the "Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves" (Va, pensiero), Nabuccoms Verdi's first operatic triumph. In this massive and spectacular new production from the vast Roman arena in Verona, the story of love,...
The Beatles: Composing Outside 1973-1980
In the early 1970's John Lennon and Paul McCartney each carved out hugely successful solo careers - both critically and commercially. However, by the end of 1972 the pair had hit their lowest points since first finding success with The Beatles. 1973's...
Neil Young: Western Heroes
Were it not for the fact that Neil Young is one of the finest composers of the rock age, he would undoubtedly still be seen as a consummate and electrifying performer and one of contemporary music's very best interpreters of the music of others....
Bob Dylan: Rolling Thunder and The Gospel Years
Bob Dylan's creative genius reached a I crescendo as he hit the road with a ragtag band of folk troubadours in the 1975 Rolling Thunder Revue. Appearing unannounced in small venues, the Revue culminated in "The Night of the Hurricane" benefit at Madison...
Hip-Hop Uncensored: Volume 5: The Greatest Show On The Earth
Hip-Hop Uncensored known for bringing some of hip-hop's most stellar moments to the small screen continues to raise the bar on content and quality. This fifth installment of the DVD series (reported to be the final volume) reveals some of HHU's hottest live performances never before seen on screen, while staying true to keeping it real & uncensored.
"The Greatest Shows on Earth" features the hottest and most exciting shows hip-hop has to offer. From Jay-Z's recent performance and confrontation with police and 50 Cent tearing up the club in Puerto Rico to Nas spitting fire on Jay-Z and causing havoc at Power 105 in New York to WuTang coming together to bless the masses (yes. ODB's final appearance) to Snoop Dogg getting busy on the tour bus and dead prez performing in South Africa to DJ Kayslay bringing his drama to the studio and much more. Hip Hop Uncensored once again brings it all to you with "Volume 5, The Greatest Shows on Earth".
"I watch "Hip-Hop Uncensored" all the time on my tour bus. I can't wait to be on Hip-Hop Uncensored..."
"Hip-Hop Uncensored gives it to you raw... brings hip-hop heads up close and personal with the culture."
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