65 results for your search

Aida
See details
directed by Elijah Moshinsky, 1946-; composed by Giuseppe Verdi, 1813-1901 (1871); conducted by Edward Downes; choreographed by Kate Flatt; designed by Michael Yeargan, 1946-, Michael Yeargan, 1946-, Howard Harrison; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Cheryl Studer, 1955-, Luciana d'Intino, Dennis O'Neill, 1948-, Alexandru Agache, Robert Lloyd, 1940-, Mark Beesley, John Marsden and Yvonne Barclay, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Aida (Opus Arte, 2008), 2 hours 31 mins
Cheryl Studer, in the title role, leads an excellent cast in Elijah Moshinsky's 1994 production of Verdi's extravagant and magnificent Egyptian opera. Aida was acclaimed at its first performance in 1871 and has grown in stature ever since to become one of the best-loved and most-performed grand operas of all time.
directed by Elijah Moshinsky, 1946-; composed by Giuseppe Verdi, 1813-1901 (1871); conducted by Edward Downes; choreographed by Kate Flatt; designed by Michael Yeargan, 1946-, Michael Yeargan, 1946-, Howard Harrison; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Cheryl Studer, 1955-, Luciana d'Intino, Dennis O'Neill, 1948-, Alexandru Agache, Robert Lloyd, 1940-, Mark Beesley, John Marsden and Yvonne Barclay, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Aida (Opus Arte, 2008), 2 hours 31 mins
×
La Bohème
See details
composed by Ruggero Leoncavallo, 1857-1919; conducted by Jan Latham-Koenig; produced by Danilo Prefumo; performed by Lucia Mazzaria, 1966-, Jonathan Summers, Bruno Pratico, Mario Malagnini and Martha Senn, Orchestra del Teatro La Fenice di Venezia and Coro del Teatro La Fenice di Venezia (Nuova Era, 2008), 2 hours 13 mins
composed by Ruggero Leoncavallo, 1857-1919; conducted by Jan Latham-Koenig; produced by Danilo Prefumo; performed by Lucia Mazzaria, 1966-, Jonathan Summers, Bruno Pratico, Mario Malagnini and Martha Senn, Orchestra del Teatro La Fenice di Venezia and Coro del Teatro La Fenice di Venezia (Nuova Era, 2008), 2 hours 13 mins
×
Roméo et Juliette
See details
directed by Nicolas Joël; composed by Charles Gounod, 1818-1893 (1866); conducted by Sir Charles Mackerras, 1925-2010; designed by Carlo Tommasi, Carlo Tommasi, Bruno Boyer; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Roberto Alagna, 1963-, Leontina Vaduva, 1964-, Richard Halton, Paul Charles Clarke, fl. 1989, Peter Sidhom, Sarah Walker, 1943-, François Le Roux, Jeremy White, Anna Maria Panzarella, 1970-, Robert Lloyd, 1940- and David Wilson-Johnson, 1950-, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Roméo et Juliette (London, England: Opus Arte, 2008), 2 hours 55 mins
Sir Charles Mackerras teases the romantic beauty from Gounod's score, which has been much admired and performed since its first performance, at the Theatre Lyrique, Paris, in 1867. In this 1994 recording, the youthful Roberto Alagna as Romeo, and Leontina Vaduva as the unattainable Juliette, lead an excellent cast...
directed by Nicolas Joël; composed by Charles Gounod, 1818-1893 (1866); conducted by Sir Charles Mackerras, 1925-2010; designed by Carlo Tommasi, Carlo Tommasi, Bruno Boyer; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Roberto Alagna, 1963-, Leontina Vaduva, 1964-, Richard Halton, Paul Charles Clarke, fl. 1989, Peter Sidhom, Sarah Walker, 1943-, François Le Roux, Jeremy White, Anna Maria Panzarella, 1970-, Robert Lloyd, 1940- and David Wilson-Johnson, 1950-, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Roméo et Juliette (London, England: Opus Arte, 2008), 2 hours 55 mins
×
L'incoronazione di Poppea
See details
composed by Claudio Monteverdi, 1567-1643 (1642) (Universal Edition, 2007), 292 page(s)
composed by Claudio Monteverdi, 1567-1643 (1642) (Universal Edition, 2007), 292 page(s)
×
Il Combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda
See details
directed by Pierre Audi; composed by Claudio Monteverdi, 1567-1643 (1624); conducted by David Porcelijn; choreographed by Ger Visser; designed by Chloe Obolensky, Gerry van Puymbrouck and Jean Kalman, fl. 1979; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Lorna Anderson, Maarten Koningsberger and Guy de Mey, ASKO Ensemble of Amsterdam, in Il Combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda (Opus Arte, 2007), 24 mins
This is a performance of Monteverdi's Il Combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda, performed by Lorna Anderson, Maarten Koningsberger, and Guy de Mey, and conducted by David Porcelijn.
directed by Pierre Audi; composed by Claudio Monteverdi, 1567-1643 (1624); conducted by David Porcelijn; choreographed by Ger Visser; designed by Chloe Obolensky, Gerry van Puymbrouck and Jean Kalman, fl. 1979; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Lorna Anderson, Maarten Koningsberger and Guy de Mey, ASKO Ensemble of Amsterdam, in Il Combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda (Opus Arte, 2007), 24 mins
×
Admeto, Rè di Tessaglia
See details
directed by Axel Köhler, 1959-; conducted by Howard Arman, 1954-; designed by Roland Aeschlimann, Marie-Thérèse Jossen, Matthias Hönig; produced by Axel Köhler, 1959-; performed by Matthias Rexroth, Romelia Lichtenstein, Mechthild Bach, Tim Mead, Raimund Nolte, Melanie Hirsch and Gerd Vogel, Handel Festival Orchestra and Chorus of Halle, in Admeto, Rè di Tessaglia (ArtHaus Musik, 2006), 3 hours 16 mins
George Frideric Handel's 'Admeto' is considered one of the most successful operas produced in the first half of the 18th century. Along with 'Radamisto', 'Giulio Cesare', 'Tamerlano', 'Rodelinda' and 'Alessandro', which were also written in this period, 'Admeto' belongs to Handel‘s so-called 'London operas' - wo...
directed by Axel Köhler, 1959-; conducted by Howard Arman, 1954-; designed by Roland Aeschlimann, Marie-Thérèse Jossen, Matthias Hönig; produced by Axel Köhler, 1959-; performed by Matthias Rexroth, Romelia Lichtenstein, Mechthild Bach, Tim Mead, Raimund Nolte, Melanie Hirsch and Gerd Vogel, Handel Festival Orchestra and Chorus of Halle, in Admeto, Rè di Tessaglia (ArtHaus Musik, 2006), 3 hours 16 mins
×
Les Indes galantes
See details
directed by Andrei Șerban, 1943-; composed by Jean-Philippe Rameau, 1683-1764 (1735); conducted by William Christie; choreographed by Blanca Li; designed by Marina Draghici, Marina Draghici, Robert Wierzel; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Danielle de Niese, João Fernandes, Valérie Gabail, Nicolas Cavallier, Anna Maria Panzarella, 1970-, Paul Agnew, Nathan Berg, Jaël Azzaretti, François Piolino, Richard Croft, fl. 2004, Gaële Le Roi, Malin Hartelius, Nicolas Rivenq, Christoph Strehl, Christophe Fel and Patricia Petibon, Les Arts Florissants, in Les Indes galantes (Opus Arte, 2005), 4 hours 4 mins
William Christie and Les Arts Florissants propel this exuberant production of Jean-Philippe Rameau's second opera to great heights.
directed by Andrei Șerban, 1943-; composed by Jean-Philippe Rameau, 1683-1764 (1735); conducted by William Christie; choreographed by Blanca Li; designed by Marina Draghici, Marina Draghici, Robert Wierzel; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Danielle de Niese, João Fernandes, Valérie Gabail, Nicolas Cavallier, Anna Maria Panzarella, 1970-, Paul Agnew, Nathan Berg, Jaël Azzaretti, François Piolino, Richard Croft, fl. 2004, Gaële Le Roi, Malin Hartelius, Nicolas Rivenq, Christoph Strehl, Christophe Fel and Patricia Petibon, Les Arts Florissants, in Les Indes galantes (Opus Arte, 2005), 4 hours 4 mins
×
L'incoronazione di Poppea
See details
directed by Pierre Audi; composed by Claudio Monteverdi, 1567-1643 (1642); conducted by Christophe Rousset; designed by Michael Simon, Emi Wada, Jean Kalman, fl. 1979; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Cynthia Haymon, Brigitte Balleys, Ning Liang, Michael Chance, 1955-, Harry van der Kamp, 1947-, Heidi Grant Murphy, fl. 1989, Jean-Paul Fouchecourt, Dominique Visse, Claron McFadden, Elena Fink, Sandrine Piau, Wilke te Brummelstroete, fl. 1990, Nathan Berg, Mark Tucker, 1954-2000, Lynton Atkinson and Romain Bischoff, Les Talens Lyriques, in L'incoronazione di Poppea (Opus Arte, 2005), 3 hours 39 mins
Monteverdi's timeless masterpiece, which creates a modern, deep involvement in performers and audiences alike, is brilliantly captured in this High Definition live recording of Pierre Audi's moving and beautifully styled production from Het Muziektheater Amsterdam.
directed by Pierre Audi; composed by Claudio Monteverdi, 1567-1643 (1642); conducted by Christophe Rousset; designed by Michael Simon, Emi Wada, Jean Kalman, fl. 1979; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Cynthia Haymon, Brigitte Balleys, Ning Liang, Michael Chance, 1955-, Harry van der Kamp, 1947-, Heidi Grant Murphy, fl. 1989, Jean-Paul Fouchecourt, Dominique Visse, Claron McFadden, Elena Fink, Sandrine Piau, Wilke te Brummelstroete, fl. 1990, Nathan Berg, Mark Tucker, 1954-2000, Lynton Atkinson and Romain Bischoff, Les Talens Lyriques, in L'incoronazione di Poppea (Opus Arte, 2005), 3 hours 39 mins
×
Don Carlo
See details
directed by Willy Decker, 1950-; composed by Giuseppe Verdi, 1813-1901 (1867); conducted by Riccardo Chailly, 1953-; designed by Wolfgang Gussmann, Wolfgang Gussmann and Susana Mendoza, Hans Toelstede; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Robert Lloyd, 1940-, Rolando Villazón, 1972-, Dwayne Croft, Jaakko Ryhänen, Giorgio Giuseppini, Amanda Roocroft, Violeta Urmana, Marisca Mulder, Kristian Benedikt, Rudi de Vries and Cinzia Forte, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and Chorus of the Netherlands Opera (DNO, De Nederlandse Opera, Dutch Opera), in Don Carlo (Opus Arte, 2005), 3 hours 20 mins
In this majestic production of Verdi's Don Carlo, Riccardo Chailly's qualities as a Verdi conductor are brilliantly displayed in the dramatic precision and transparent instrumental detail he draws from both orchestra and cast.
directed by Willy Decker, 1950-; composed by Giuseppe Verdi, 1813-1901 (1867); conducted by Riccardo Chailly, 1953-; designed by Wolfgang Gussmann, Wolfgang Gussmann and Susana Mendoza, Hans Toelstede; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Robert Lloyd, 1940-, Rolando Villazón, 1972-, Dwayne Croft, Jaakko Ryhänen, Giorgio Giuseppini, Amanda Roocroft, Violeta Urmana, Marisca Mulder, Kristian Benedikt, Rudi de Vries and Cinzia Forte, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and Chorus of the Netherlands Opera (DNO, De Nederlandse Opera, Dutch Opera), in Don Carlo (Opus Arte, 2005), 3 hours 20 mins
×
Il Ritorno d’Ulisse in patria
See details
directed by Pierre Audi; composed by Claudio Monteverdi, 1567-1643 (1639); conducted by Glen Wilson; designed by Michael Simon, Jorge Jara, Jean Kalman, fl. 1979; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Brian Asawa, Jaco Huijpen, Monica Bacelli, Machteld Baumans, Anthony Rolfe Johnson, 1940-2010, Graciela Araya, Toby Spence, Christopher Gillett, Mark Tucker, 1954-2000, Alexander Oliver, Adrian Thompson and Diana Montague, Baroque Orchestra of De Nederlandse Opera (DNO, De Nederlandse Opera, Dutch Opera), in Il Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria (Opus Arte, 2005), 2 hours 52 mins
Gods and humans, comic and intensely serious characters plus spectacular scenic effects are brought together in a wonderfully rich and effective texture. Pierre Audi's highly stylised and timeless production is captured here in a live recording from Het Muziektheater Amsterdam.
directed by Pierre Audi; composed by Claudio Monteverdi, 1567-1643 (1639); conducted by Glen Wilson; designed by Michael Simon, Jorge Jara, Jean Kalman, fl. 1979; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Brian Asawa, Jaco Huijpen, Monica Bacelli, Machteld Baumans, Anthony Rolfe Johnson, 1940-2010, Graciela Araya, Toby Spence, Christopher Gillett, Mark Tucker, 1954-2000, Alexander Oliver, Adrian Thompson and Diana Montague, Baroque Orchestra of De Nederlandse Opera (DNO, De Nederlandse Opera, Dutch Opera), in Il Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria (Opus Arte, 2005), 2 hours 52 mins
×

Pages