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Die Jahreszeiten: Concert 1959
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composed by Joseph Haydn, 1732-1809; conducted by Hans Müller-Kray; performed by Agnes Giebel, Fritz Wunderlich, 1930-1966 and Kieth Engen, 1925-2004, SWR Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra, SWR Vocal Ensemble Stuttgart and HR Radio Chorus, Frankfurt (Südwestrundfunk (SWR), 2012), 2 hours 9 mins
composed by Joseph Haydn, 1732-1809; conducted by Hans Müller-Kray; performed by Agnes Giebel, Fritz Wunderlich, 1930-1966 and Kieth Engen, 1925-2004, SWR Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra, SWR Vocal Ensemble Stuttgart and HR Radio Chorus, Frankfurt (Südwestrundfunk (SWR), 2012), 2 hours 9 mins
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Dido and Aeneas, Z. 626, Op. 3
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composed by Henry Purcell, 1659-1695 (1689) (Wilhelm Hansen, 2012), 15 mins, 85 page(s)
composed by Henry Purcell, 1659-1695 (1689) (Wilhelm Hansen, 2012), 15 mins, 85 page(s)
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Don Giovanni
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directed by Francesca Zambello, 1956-; composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, 1756-1791 (1787); conducted by Sir Charles Mackerras, 1925-2010; choreographed by Stephen Mear; designed by Maria Björnson, Maria Björnson, Paul Pyant, 1953-; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Simon Keenlyside, 1959-, Kyle Ketelsen, Eric Halfvarson, Marina Poplavskaya, Joyce DiDonato, 1969-, Ramón Vargas, 1960-, Miah Persson, 1969- and Robert Gleadow, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Don Giovanni (Opus Arte, 2009), 3 hours 23 mins
Don Giovanni is one of the timeless classics of all opera. Mozart's music, and the words of his great collaborator Da Ponte, are brought to life in Francesca Zambello's engrossing production from 2002 with its rich and colourful designs by Maria Bjornson. The music is memorable, dramatic and enjoyable: from the se...
directed by Francesca Zambello, 1956-; composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, 1756-1791 (1787); conducted by Sir Charles Mackerras, 1925-2010; choreographed by Stephen Mear; designed by Maria Björnson, Maria Björnson, Paul Pyant, 1953-; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Simon Keenlyside, 1959-, Kyle Ketelsen, Eric Halfvarson, Marina Poplavskaya, Joyce DiDonato, 1969-, Ramón Vargas, 1960-, Miah Persson, 1969- and Robert Gleadow, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Don Giovanni (Opus Arte, 2009), 3 hours 23 mins
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Il barbiere di Siviglia
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composed by Gioachino Rossini, 1792-1868; conducted by Alceo Galliera; performed by Luigi Alva, Mario Carlin, Tito Gobbi, 1913-1984, Maria Callas, 1923-1977, Fritz Ollendorf, Nicola Zaccaria, Gabriella Carturan, Fritz Ollendorff and Alceo Galliera, Philharmonia Orchestra and Philharmonia Chorus (Warner Music, 2009), 2 hours 14 mins
composed by Gioachino Rossini, 1792-1868; conducted by Alceo Galliera; performed by Luigi Alva, Mario Carlin, Tito Gobbi, 1913-1984, Maria Callas, 1923-1977, Fritz Ollendorf, Nicola Zaccaria, Gabriella Carturan, Fritz Ollendorff and Alceo Galliera, Philharmonia Orchestra and Philharmonia Chorus (Warner Music, 2009), 2 hours 14 mins
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Aida
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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
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Stiffelio
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directed by Elijah Moshinsky, 1946-; composed by Giuseppe Verdi, 1813-1901 (1850); conducted by Edward Downes; choreographed by William Hobbs; designed by Michael Yeargan, 1946-, Peter J. Hall, 1926-2010, Paul Pyant, 1953-; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Gwynne Howell, 1938-, José Carreras, 1946-, Gregory Yurisich, Adele Paxton, Robin Leggate, Lynton Atkinson and Catherine Malfitano, 1948-, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Stiffelio (Opus Arte, 2008), 2 hours 3 mins
Once regarded as Verdi's lost opera because of early censorship and controversy, Stiffelio has now established its rightful place in Verdi's canon. In this 1993 recording from the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Jose Carreras, as the Protestant minister whose faith is shattered when he discovers his wife's adult...
directed by Elijah Moshinsky, 1946-; composed by Giuseppe Verdi, 1813-1901 (1850); conducted by Edward Downes; choreographed by William Hobbs; designed by Michael Yeargan, 1946-, Peter J. Hall, 1926-2010, Paul Pyant, 1953-; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Gwynne Howell, 1938-, José Carreras, 1946-, Gregory Yurisich, Adele Paxton, Robin Leggate, Lynton Atkinson and Catherine Malfitano, 1948-, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Stiffelio (Opus Arte, 2008), 2 hours 3 mins
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Don Giovanni
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composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, 1756-1791 (1787); conducted by Ingo Metzmacher; designed by Barbara Ehnes, Anja Rabes, David Finn; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017 and Giovanni Valentini, 1582-1649; performed by Charlotte Margiono, 1955-, Mario Luperi, Pietro Spagnoli, Myrto Papatanasiu, Marcel Reijans, José Fardilha, Roberto Accurso and Cora Burggraaf, Netherlands Chamber Orchestra and Chorus of the Netherlands Opera (DNO, De Nederlandse Opera, Dutch Opera), in Da Ponte Operas: Così fan tutte, Le nozze di Figaro, Don Giovanni (Opus Arte, 2008), 3 hours
Wit and astute theatrical awareness are the hallmarks of this exceptional vision of Mozart's and Da Ponte's famous masterpieces, directed by the duo Jossi Wieler and Sergio Morabito. Set in a 1960s youth hostel, Così fan tutte is a charmingly original tableau of adolescent inexperience, while Le nozze di Figaro,...
composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, 1756-1791 (1787); conducted by Ingo Metzmacher; designed by Barbara Ehnes, Anja Rabes, David Finn; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017 and Giovanni Valentini, 1582-1649; performed by Charlotte Margiono, 1955-, Mario Luperi, Pietro Spagnoli, Myrto Papatanasiu, Marcel Reijans, José Fardilha, Roberto Accurso and Cora Burggraaf, Netherlands Chamber Orchestra and Chorus of the Netherlands Opera (DNO, De Nederlandse Opera, Dutch Opera), in Da Ponte Operas: Così fan tutte, Le nozze di Figaro, Don Giovanni (Opus Arte, 2008), 3 hours
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La Fille du Régiment
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directed by Laurent Pelly, 1962-; choreographed by Laura Scozzi; designed by Chantal Thomas, 1947-, Laurent Pelly, 1962-, Joël Adam; produced by Johannes Müller; performed by Natalie Dessay, Juan Diego Flórez, Felicity Palmer, 1944-, Alessandro Corbelli, Donald Maxwell, Bryan Secombe, Luke Price, Jean Pierre Blanchard, fl. 1976 and Dawn French, 1957-, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in La Fille du Régiment (Opus Arte, 2008), 2 hours 11 mins
Marie, found abandoned as a baby on the battlefield, was adopted and raised by soldiers. She is the darling of the regiment. When a Marquise tells the Sergeant that Marie is actually her niece and she must leave the regiment, the troops are heartbroken. The Marquise plans to educate and marry Marie in a manner bef...
directed by Laurent Pelly, 1962-; choreographed by Laura Scozzi; designed by Chantal Thomas, 1947-, Laurent Pelly, 1962-, Joël Adam; produced by Johannes Müller; performed by Natalie Dessay, Juan Diego Flórez, Felicity Palmer, 1944-, Alessandro Corbelli, Donald Maxwell, Bryan Secombe, Luke Price, Jean Pierre Blanchard, fl. 1976 and Dawn French, 1957-, Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in La Fille du Régiment (Opus Arte, 2008), 2 hours 11 mins
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Mitridate, Re Di Ponto
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directed by Graham Vick, 1953-; composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, 1756-1791 (1770); conducted by Paul Daniel; choreographed by Ron Howell; designed by Paul Brown, fl. 1992, Paul Brown, fl. 1992, Nick Chelton; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Bruce Ford, Ann Murray, 1949-, Jochen Kowalski, 1954-, Luba Orgonasova, Lillian Watson, Jacquelyn Fugelle and Justin Lavender, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Mitridate, Re di Ponto (London, England: Opus Arte, 2008), 2 hours 56 mins
Mozart's fourth opera -- written when he was only 14 -- displays all the hallmarks of the fresh, inventive writing that was to flourish into extraordinary genius in his later works and, with a cast as good as this, The Royal Opera's production takes Mitridate, re di Ponto to the highest levels of operatic achievem...
directed by Graham Vick, 1953-; composed by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, 1756-1791 (1770); conducted by Paul Daniel; choreographed by Ron Howell; designed by Paul Brown, fl. 1992, Paul Brown, fl. 1992, Nick Chelton; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Bruce Ford, Ann Murray, 1949-, Jochen Kowalski, 1954-, Luba Orgonasova, Lillian Watson, Jacquelyn Fugelle and Justin Lavender, Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, in Mitridate, Re di Ponto (London, England: Opus Arte, 2008), 2 hours 56 mins
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Il Trovatore
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directed by Robert Carsen, 1954-; composed by Giuseppe Verdi, 1813-1901 (1852); conducted by Thomas Rösner; choreographed by Philippe Giraudeau, 1955-; designed by Paul Steinberg, Miruna Boruzescu, Patrick Woodroffe; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Carl Tanner, Iano Tamar, Željko Lučić, Marianne Cornetti, Giovanni Battista Parodi, Deanne Meek and José Luis Ordonez, Vienna Symphony Orchestra, Moscow Chamber Choir and Chorus of the Bregenz Festival, in Il Trovatore (Opus Arte, 2007), 3 hours 46 mins
A gigantic blood-red monster, made of steel and flames, floating on the still waters of Lake Constance -- this is Robert Carsen's unconventional vision of the setting of Verdi's masterpiece Il Trovatore for the 60th anniversary of the Bregenz Festival.
directed by Robert Carsen, 1954-; composed by Giuseppe Verdi, 1813-1901 (1852); conducted by Thomas Rösner; choreographed by Philippe Giraudeau, 1955-; designed by Paul Steinberg, Miruna Boruzescu, Patrick Woodroffe; produced by Hans Petri, fl. 1996-2017; performed by Carl Tanner, Iano Tamar, Željko Lučić, Marianne Cornetti, Giovanni Battista Parodi, Deanne Meek and José Luis Ordonez, Vienna Symphony Orchestra, Moscow Chamber Choir and Chorus of the Bregenz Festival, in Il Trovatore (Opus Arte, 2007), 3 hours 46 mins
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