Tchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty: Kirov Ballet
"The Sleeping Beauty" is the grandest of all the surviving 19th-century ballets and the supreme achievement of the imperial Russian ballet. First performed in 1890 at the Maryinsky Theatre in St Petersburg, the ballet has been preserved in continuous...
The Beatles: Rare And Unseen
This is the unofficial account of the biggest band in the world. Rare and Unseen: The Beatles brings you rare and previously unseen home movies, personal photographs, recently rediscovered film and true stories told first hand by the people who were...
Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake. Moscow Classical Ballet
Boasting many of russia's most talented young dancers, the Мoscow Сlassical Вallet brigs its celebrated swan lake to DVD for the very first time.
Queen Еlena Garcia Вenites; Рrince Siegfried Nikolay Chevychelov; Odette / odile Мarina...
Verdi, Herbert Von Karajan: Otello
Herbert von Karajan directed this film of Verdi's Shakespearean masterpiece as well as conducting the Berlin Philharmonic. As the tragic Moor of Venice, arguably his greatest role, Jon Vickers (in the words of critic David Cairns) "commands both the...
Donizetti: Lucia Di Lammermoor - Armiliato (2 DVD)
Having Dazzled Opera Audiences As Lucia From St. Petersburg To Los Angeles, In 2009 Anna Netrebko Returned To The Met In Mary Zimmerman's "Imaginative Staging" (New York Times) Of Donizetti's Masterpiece.
"Netrebko Shaped The Arching Phrases...
Rossini, Ralf Weikert: Il Barbiere Di Siviglia (2 DVD)
Opera In Two Acts Il Conte d'Almaviva - Rockwell Blake Bartolo - Enzo Dara Rosina - Kathleen Battle Figaro - Leo Nucci Basilio - Ferruccio Furlanetto Fiorello...
Massenet - Cendrillon (2 DVD)
Recent Grammy award-winner Joyce DiDonato stars as Cinderella in the debut Covent Garden production of Massenet's Centrillon. DiDonato captures all hearts- not just Prince Charming's- in this enchanting, sophisticated retelling of the classical fairy...
Claudio Abbado: Sting, Prokofiev - Peter And The Wolf
A Prokofiev Fantasy Was Directed By Christopher Swann, Roger Law And Steve Bendelack. It Was Produced By Joanna Beresford And Frances Peters. A Spitting Swanns Limited Production. Spitting Swanns Is A Joint Venture Of Christopher Swanns Associates And...
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,...
Wagner, James Levine: Der Ring Des Nibelungen (8 DVD)