Giacomo Puccini: Manon Lescaut
, wrote Puccini to his publisher Giulio Ricordi in 1889, "is a heroine I believe in and therefore she cannot fail to win the heart of the public." This turned out to be a truly prophetic statement since none of Puccini's other world...
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: Nabucco - Arena Di Verona
Nabucco is the opera which made Verdi the voice of the Italian people. Its theme of an oppressed people's yearning for freedom touched a responsive chord in the Italy of 1842. The stirring passion of Verdi's score proved irresistible in a country...
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...
Donizetti, Juan Diego Florez, Patrizia Ciofi: La Fille Du Regiment (2 DVD)
Today's top bel canto tenor, Juan Diego Florez, and acclaimed Italian soprano Patrizia Ciofi lead о superb ensemble cast in Donizetti's sparkling opera-comique from the Teatro Carlo Felice, Genoa. This acclaimed production sets the action in the...
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...
Michele Mariotti. Gioacchino Rossini. Guillaume Tell (2 DVD)
For years the undisputed Rossini tenor par excellence, Juan Diego Florez at last makes his debut in the hugely demanding role of Arnold and "masters his part with seemingly effortless perfection" (Die Presse). "Grand, cinematic opera in widescreen and...
Dvorak: Rusalka (Blu-ray)
Dvorak's enchanting fairy tale of the water nymph Rusalka has been a signature role for Renee Fleming for the past 25 years. The Gramophone Classical Music Guide writes: "Renee Fleming's tender and heartwarming account of Rusalka's Song to the Moon...
Bartok, Sir Georg Solti: Bluebeard's Castle
The great Georg Solti conducts a spectacular studio production of this masterpiece of 20th-century opera. Two internationally celebrated Hungarian opera stars perform Bartok's darkly psychological parable with searing dramatic intensity. ...
Wagner, James Levine: Der Ring Des Nibelungen (8 DVD)