Mozart. Die Zauberflote. Muti (2 DVD)
Part of the epoch-making release of Mozart's complete operas on film, Pierre Audi's production of this blithe fable suggests an operatic Garden of den, enhanced by the primary-coloured, story-book designs of Karel Appel. The tale of two young men...
Rossini, James Levine: L'Italiana In Algeri (2 DVD)
Marilyn Home on singing Rossini's Italian Girl: "I don't know where she leaves off and I begin: the character comes easily to me." "When the music called for heroic flourishes, Home dispatched it brilliantly. But no less impressive were her softly...
The Beatles: Magical Mystery Tour Memories
A must have for all Beatles fans worldwide and an opportunity to look back fondly at the heady days of the swinging 60s!
The Beatles - Magical Mystery Tour Memories is an upbeat rockumentary film featuring the vivid memories of those who...
Wagner: Tristan Und Isolde, Barenboim (2 DVD)
Jean-Pierre Ponnelle's celebrated Bayreuth production filmed on the Festspielhaus stage with six cameras and in digital sound to recreate the unique intensity of a live performance in studio quality.
"On the small screen the almost...
Mozart, Sir Roger Norrington: Idomeneo (2 DVD)
Part Of The Epoch-Making Release Of Mozart's Complete Operas On DVD, Idomeneo Was The Twenty-Five-Year-Old Composer's First Mature Masterpiece. Based On O Tale In Homer's Odyssey, The Island Of Crete Is The Setting For A Drama Of Young Love Thwarted,...
Cilea: Adriana Lecouvreur (2 DVD)
Cilea's intoxicating opera is brought to new life on the Royal Opera House stage after a century's absence. Director David mcvicar's interpretation for The Royal Opera of this neglected masterpiece recreates the Comedie-Francaise in its heyday, the...
Wagner: Lohengrin. Kaufmann, Harteros, Nagano (Blu-ray)
Richard Jones's Radical New Production Of Lohengrin Was The Talk Of The 2009 Munich Festival. It Was Also A Triumph For Jonas Kaufmann In The Title Role - "The Finest Heldentenor Since Jon Vickers" (La Scena Musicale). Die Welt Added That They "Could Not...
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,...
Tupac: Double Feature (2 DVD)
James Levine, Verdi: Falstaff (Blu-ray)
«When it comes to theatrical flair, captivating costumes, stage antics and imagination, there are many shows on Broadway to rival the Met's new Falstaff». This visual feast, served up dy director Robert Carsen, is a «thoughtful, affecting and hilarious...