Cecilia Bartoli: Sacrificium
Olivier Simonnet's unique cinematographic: interpretation presents Cecilia Bartoli in virtuoso arias written for the castrato stars of the Neapolitan school, filmed on location at the magnificent Baroque Palace of Caserta in Southern Italy. Spectacular...
Johann Strauss / Carlos Kleiber: Die Fledermaus
01. Opening Credits
02. Ouverture - Ballett Der Bayerischen Staatsoper Act I
03. No. 1 Introduction: «Taubchen, Das Entflattert Ist»
04. «Adele, Was Ist...
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,...
The Pavarotti & Friends Collection: The Complete Concerts, 1992-2000 (4 DVD)
Verdi, Sir Georg Solti: Falstaff
Gotz Friedrich's Charming, Bawdy 1979 Studio Film Of Verdi's Comic Masterpiece Was Acclaimed By Critics For Its Shakespearean Vitality. The New York Daily News Declared That It "Marks That Rare Occasion When A Filmed Opera Actually Transcends The Stage...
Thomas Fulton: Hansel and Gretel
01. Opening Credits / Vorspann / Generique
02. Prelude / Vorspiel / Prelude Act Owe
03. "Suzy, Little Suzy, Now Listen With Care" [Gretel, Hansel)
04. "All Right! And Now If You'll Stop Complaining" (Gretel,...
Carlos Acosta: Spartacus, The Bolshoi Ballet (2 DVD)
Libretto By Yuri Grigorovich After The Novel Spartaco By Raffaello Giovagnoli
Internationally acclaimed as the greatest male dancer ol his generation, Carlos Acosta stars as the rebel slave in the most spectacular of all Soviet ballets....
Jonas Kaufmann. Gounod: Faust (2 DVD)
Jonas Kallmann's "tender lyricism" and "fearless high notes" created a "vocally splendid Faust" in Tony Award winner Des McAnuff's "theatrically daring" 2011 production for the Met (The New York Times). Also including the "outstanding" Rene Pape (New...
Elvis Presley: Elvis 56
While it may be close on 29 years since "The King" left the building, there is little evidence that his passing has in any way diminished his commanding position as the greatest rock n' roll hero of all time.
But where did it all start, and what...