John Adams: El Niño / Dawn Upshaw, Lorraine Hunt Lieberson, Willard White. Kent Nagano, Deutsches SO Berlin [DVD]
1 DVD Video / Arthaus DVD / 2013-10-29Works: John Adams: El Niño
Performers: Dawn Upshaw; Hunt Lieberson, Lorraine; White, Willard
Conductors: Nagano, Kent
Ensemble: Deutsches Symphony Orchestra Berlin
This is John Adams' take on the 'Christmas Oratorio': a large-scale music theatre work entitled El nino. How does one actually celebrate Christ's birth in...continue...
Run Time: 147 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): PCM Stereo, Dolby Digital 5.0, DTS 5.0
Subtitles: English, German, French...continue...
1 CD / Decca / 2012-07-31Works: Igor Stravinsky: Le sacre du printemps; Symphony in Three Movements; Agon, ballet for 12 dancers & orchestra
Conductors: Ashkenazy, Vladimir
Ensemble: ; Deutsches Symphony Orchestra Berlin
The premiere of Stravinsky's Scare in Paris on 29 May 1913 was the occasion of one of the most famous scandals in music when this...continue...
1 CD / Profil Edition Gunter Hanssler / 2012-04-24Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Sinfonia concertante for violin, viola, cello & orchestra in A major (fragment), K. Anh. 104 (K. 320; Bella mia fiamma, addio!...Resta, o cara!, recitative and aria for sopra...
Performers: Klöcker, Dieter; Zeumer, Gerti
Conductors: Tennstedt, Klaus
Ensemble: ; Deutsches Symphony Orchestra Berlin; SWF Symphony Orchestra Baden-Baden
Great conductors often bring out the universality of music with particular clarity, a gift especially present in Klaus Tennstedt. Particularly known for his singular interpretations...continue...