2 DVD Video / Challenge Classics / 2007-10-25
This live concert is performed on a very unique instrument. Shlomo Mintz is regarded as one of the foremost violinists of our time. Spoken commentary...continue...
1 DVD Video / Challenge Classics / 2006-09-12Works: George Frideric Handel: Agrippina, HWV 6
Performers: Alofs, Jan; Arends, Renate; de Lang, Quirijn; Hart-Davis, Michael; Kremer, Annemarie; Micinski, Piotr; Muuse, Robert; van der Linde, Clint
Conductors: de Vriend, Jan Willem
Ensemble: Combattimento Consort
"Agrippina" is one of Handel’s earlier operas, written in 1709. This brilliant DVD production includes a complete staged performance of the opera, interviews, backstage photos,...continue...
Run Time: 173 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, Color
Country of Origin: USA
2 DVD Video / Challenge Classics / 2006-03-14
The magnificent series of complete Bach cantatas by Ton Koopman and the Amsterdam Baroque is crowned here with their definitive recording of Bach's greatest choral...continue...
Run Time: 163 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 4:3, Color
Country of Origin: Netherlands
1 DVD Video / Challenge Classics / 2005-05-10
Koopman's procedure involves using some of Bach's own music from other religious works that fit the surviving libretto, plus connecting music he has written himself...continue...
Picture Format: NTSC, Letterbox, 16:9, Color
Country of Origin: Amsterdam