Thomas Ades: The Tempest, opera / Simon Keenlyside, Audrey Luna, Alan Oke, Isabel Leonard, Alek Shrader. MET Opera, Ades [DVD]
1 DVD Video / Deutsche Grammophon / 2013-09-17Works: Thomas Adès: The Fayrfax Carol
Performers: Burden, William; Burdette, Kevin; Davies, Iestyn; Feigum, Christopher; Keenlyside, Simon; Leonard, Isabel; Luna, Audrey; Oke, Alan; Shrader, Alek; Spence, Toby
Conductors: Ades, Thomas
Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Ballet; Metropolitan Opera Chorus; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Based on Shakespeare's great play, the new opera by English composer Thomas Adès has been acclaimed as a modern masterpiece. Released on DVD for the...continue...
Run Time: 97 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): PCM Stereo, DTS 5.1
Subtitles: English, German, French, Spanish, Korean...continue...
2 DVD Video / Sony Classical / 2011-01-25Works: John Adams: Doctor Atomic
Performers: Arwady, Meredith; Clark, Graham; Cooke, Sasha; Fink, Richard Paul; Finley, Gerald; Glenn, Thomas; Owens, Eric
Conductors: Gilbert, Alan
Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Chorus; Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
"Gilbert brings sparkle to Adams's tart woodwind counterpoint and great refinement to the strings, imbuing the scenes with Kitty Oppenheimer (Sasha Cooke) with unhurried lyricism....continue...
Picture Format: NTSC, Color
Levine/The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra And Chorus / James Levine - Celebrating 40 Years At The Met / [21 DVD]
21 DVD Video / Decca Import / 2010-12-07Works: Alban Berg: Lulu; Wozzeck, Op. 7; John Corigliano: The Ghosts of Versailles; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492; Giacomo Puccini: Il Trittico; Bedrich...
Performers: Allen, Thomas; Bacquier, Gabriel; Battle, Kathleen; Behrens, Hildegard; Blegen, Judith; Cassilly, Richard; Clark, Graham; Creech, Philip; Dalayman, Katarina; Devlin, Michael; Fassbaender, Brigitte; F...
Conductors: Levine, James
Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
"An extraordinary career deserves an extraordinary tribute - which is exactly what the Metropolitan Opera has accomplished to mark the fortieth anniversary of James Levine's...continue...