Notes & Reviews:
This release is a live performance of Ludwig van Beethoven's Fidelio, filmed at the Zurich Opera House in 2004. Jonas Kaufmann stars in this opera, playing the role of Florestan- a role for which he became famous. Legendary conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt is universally celebrated for his interpretation of opera plots. He once called this work "a hymn of praise to marital love."Notes & Reviews:
Run Time: 128 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): PCM Stereo, DD 5.1, DTS 5.1
Subtitles: German, English, French, Spanish, Italian