Mira J. Spektor: Villa Diodati, chamber opera / Rachel Arky, Jeremy J. Moore, Hillary Schranze, Angela Leson, Rachel Zatcoff, Mike Longo, Arkady Orlovsky, cello; Barbara Ames, piano [DVD]
1 DVD Video / Albany Records / 2015-10-13Works: Mira J. Spektor: Villa Diodati, chamber opera
Performers: Arky, Rachel; Leson, Angela; Longo, Mike; Moore, Jeremy J.; Schranze, Hillary; Zatcoff, Rachel
This film by Bank Street Films of Villa Diodati, a chamber opera by Mira J. Spektor with libretto by Colette Inez, was the result of...continue...
Run Time: 72 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): PCM Stereo,
Timothy Nelson: Songs of the Fisherman; Jorge Villavincencio Grossman: La Ricerca della Spiritualità Transcendente / Wei-Wei Le, violin [DVD]
1 DVD Video / Albany Records / 2013-12-10
Originally written as a song cycle, Timothy Nelson re-composed Songs of the Fisherman for the forces seen on this video. Tenor Brian Arreola and choreographer...continue...
John Eaton: The Curious Case of Benjamin Button / Pocket Opera Players, Karl Kramer-Johansen, conductor [DVD]
1 DVD Video / Albany Records / 2012-08-14
The opera, The Curious Case of Benjamin Button is based entirely on the very ironic, humorous short story by F. Scott Fitzgerald. The libretto was...continue...
Bruno Skulte: The Heiress of Vilkaci / Latvian National Opera Soloists, Chorus and Orchestra, Andrejs Jansons, conductor [DVD]
1 DVD Video / Albany Records / 2012-04-10
"...Melodious and engaging..." "...a musically vivid theatrical debut..." "...the score is continually inventive..." These were some of the comments from the press on the world...continue...
1 DVD Video / Albany Records / 2010-08-10Works: Peter Westergaard: Alice in Wonderland
Conductors: Pratt, Michael
Ensemble: Center for Contemporary Opera
As the composer says, "No question about it, this is a curious sort of opera. There's no orchestra, just seven singers, singing 41 roles and...continue...