Handel, Harry Bicket: Rodelinda (2 DVD)
Star soprano Renee Fleming and countertenor Andreas Schotl star in Stephen Wadsworth's production of this classical tale of a queen (Rodelinda) separated from, then finally reunited with, her adored husband (Bertarido).This acclaimed Metropolitan Opera...
Mozart, Nikolaus Harnoncourt: Cosi Fan Tutte (2 DVD)
Opera In Two Acts Fiordiligi - Edita Gruberova Dorabella - Delores Ziegler Guglielmo - Ferruccio Furlanetto Ferrando - Luis Lima Despina - Teresa Stratas Don...
Handel, Giovanni Antonini: Giulio Cesare (Blu-ray)
This "dynamite new production" (Opera Today) of Handel's Giulio Cesare in Egittoinaugurated Cecilia Bartoli's first season as Artistic Director of the Salzburg Whitsun Festival. "Bartoli's Dream Start with Dream Voices" wrote the Vienna Kurier of this uproarious Moshe Leiser / Patrice Caurier staging, in which Bartoli heads a hand-picked cast including Andreas Scholl, Philippe Jaroussky and Anne Sofie von Otter, with "Il Giardino Armonico" conducted by Giovanni Antonini....
"Our aim was just to be as good as Love" John Densmore, The Doors
LOVE Story is the story of legendary Los Angeles band LOVE & their singer Arthur Lee. One of the first mixed race rock bands, the dark claustrophobic vision of their music and the...
Style Wars (2 DVD)
New York, 1982 - The Legend Continues
When director Tony Silver and partner-producer Henry Chalfant delivered the broadcast version of their prize-winning film to PBS in 1983, the world received its first full immersion in the phenomenon that...
Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier. Fleming / Koch / Dambau Thielemann ( 2 DVD )
Renee Fleming appears in one of her greatest roles, - the beautiful Marschallin of Strauss's bittersweet comedy of love, Der Rosenkavalier. Her peerless performance is supported by "a galactic cast" (Christian Thielemann), which includes Sophie Koch as...
The Best Of The Bolshoi Ballet
Dance of the tartars:
from Asafiev's The Fountain of Bakhchisaray Spanish dance:
from Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake Spring waters:
after Rachmaninov's song from op. 14 Polonaise and cracovienne:
Bon Jovi: In The Third Millennium, The Billion Dollar Quartet
It's hard to believe, but Bon Jovi sprang into existence more than a quarter century ago, and over a quite extraordinary career have maintained a sound and style that owes little to the music fads and fashions that have come and gone during the same...
Tchaikovsky, Valery Gergiev: Eugene Onegin (2 DVD)
Acclaim for the Met's "handsome" (New Yorker) new production of Tchaikovsky's romantic masterpiece:
Anna Netrebko's Tatiana: "Limpid tone, expressive point, dynamic sensitivity" (Financial Times)
Mariusz Kwiecien's Onegin: "Volatile and...
Pink: In Her Own Words
Having changed the entire sound and scope of pop music across her decade in the spotlight, Pink can be credited for breaking boundaries and pushing the envelope, making her the most trailblazing artist of her generation. And as the challenges teen...