Mozart - Die Entfuhrung aus dem Serail
Mozart's comic masterpiece is set in a Turkish palace and tells the story of the 'escape from the harem'. In Elijah Moshinsky's production, the Turkish atmosphere is created by Timothy O'Brien's set of garden and crumbling palace, strikingly complemented...
Jonas Kaufmann, Massenet: Werther (2 DVD)
Internationally acclaimed tenor Jonas Kaufmann
triumphs as the lovelorn young poet in Massenet`s great Romantic opera.
A superb French supporting cast, led by Sophie Koch
as his beloved Charlotte, is conducted by the legendary French...
Johann Strauss: Die Fledermaus
Acclaim for Otto Schenk's quintessentially Viennese 1972 production of Strauss's masterpiece: "Optimally captured on film" (Die Presse, Vienna). "Schenk shows us how much fun Die Fledermaus can be and how operetta should be filmed" (Suddeutsche Zeitung,...
Wagner, James Levin: Tristan Und Isolde (2 DVD)
01. Opening Credits
02. Einleitung / Prelude
03. «Westwarts Schweift Der Blick» (Ein Junger Seemann, Isolde, Brangene) ...
Mozart, John Eliot Gardiner: Le Nozze Di Figaro
Opera In Four Acts Il Conte di Almaviva - Rodney Gilfry La Contessa di Almaviva - Hillevi Martinpelto Susanna - Alison Hagley Figaro - Bryn Terfel Cherubino - Pamela Helen...
Richard Strauss - Elektra (Karl Bohm) (2 DVD)
For this 1981 film of Richard Strauss's expressionist masterpiece, director G?tz Friedrich collaborated with the composer's disciple Karl B?hm, who recorded the soundtrack with the Vienna Philharmonic only month before his death -...
Adolphe Adam: Giselle
The Kirov Ballet offers its unmatched interpretation of the finest of Parisian Romantic ballets, where undying love triumphs over betrayal and death. This production offers a choreographic text and dramatic understanding dating from the ballet's first...
KISS: Meet The Press
The art of giving an interview has never eluded the band KISS! Founding members Peter Criss, Ace Frehley, Paul Stanley and Gene Simmons know how to work the media as well as the thousands of fans that show up for their stage show spectacles! KISS has had...
Passion, Loyalty, Lust And Finally Tragedy Are Dramatically Highlighted In Robert Carsen's "Theatre-Within-Theatre" Staging Of Puccini's Great Opera. As The Beautiful Tosca, Emily Magee Plays Opposite The Charismatic Jonas Kaufmann (Cavaradossi) And...
Tchaikovsky, Valery Gergiev: The Nutcracker
A dazzling new version of a much-loved classic performed by the Mariinsky (Kirov) Ballet. Acclaimed Russian artist Mihail Chemiakin returned to the original story by E.T. A. Hoffmann to create a darkly magical childhood world of dancing snowflakes,...