2 DVD Video / Arthaus DVD / 2009-04-28Works: Sergei Prokofiev: War and Peace, Op. 91
Performers: Brubaker, Robert; Gerello, Vassili; Gunn, Nathan; Guryakova, Olga; Kit, Mikhail; Kotcherga, Anatoly; Margita, Stefan; Matorine, Vladimir; Obraztsova, Elena; Poretsky, Susanna; Zaremba, Elena; Zimnenk...
Conductors: Bertini, Gary
Ensemble: Paris National Opera Chorus; Paris National Opera Orchestra
When Sergei Prokofiev started work on a new opera, having just finished his opera 'Betrothal in a Monastery', he could not have envisaged that the...continue...
Run Time: 289 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9, Color
Sound Format(s): LPCM Stereo, Dolby 5.0, DTS 5.0
Subtitles: English, German, French, Spa...continue...
Mussorgsky: Khovanshchina / Boder/SO of the Gran Teatre del Liceu, Ognovenko, Galouizine, Brubaker [DVD]
2 DVD Video / BBC Opus Arte / 2008-03-25Works: Modest Mussorgsky: Khovanshchina
Performers: Brubaker, Robert; Galouzine, Vladimir; Ognovenko, Vladimir; Putilin, Nikolai; Vaneev, Vladimir; Zaremba, Elena
Conductors: Boder, Michael
Ensemble: Gran Teatre del Liceu Chorus; Gran Teatre del Liceu Symphony Orchestra
Mussorgsky's loveless and brutal drama of the transformation of Russian society, which led to the rule of Peter the Great within the epic history of...continue...
Run Time: 192 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, Color
Country of Origin: USA
2 CD / Chandos Records / 2007-11-06Works: Leos Janácek: Káta Kabanová, opera, JW 1/8
Performers: Barker, Cheryl; Brubaker, Robert; Hampton, Claire; Henschel, Jane; Hoare, Peter [; Holtam, Philip Lloyd; Howell, Gwynne; Meinir, Sian; Simmonds, Victoria; Webb, Owen; Wedd, Peter; Wilkinson, Kathleen
Conductors: Rizzi, Carlo
Ensemble: Welsh National Opera Chorus
Janacek once wrote that Katya Kabanova, his sixth opera, was "one of my most tender works," and his score contrasts extreme beauty with fateful oppression...continue...
2 CD / Chandos Records / 2007-03-27Works: Leos Janácek: The Makropulos Case (Vec Makropulos), opera, JW 1/10; Spoken Word: Interview with Sir Charles Mackerras
Performers: Barker, Cheryl; Brubaker, Robert; Clark, Graham [Tenor]; Danby, Graeme; Davies, Neal [Bass-Baritone Vocal]; Graham-Hall, John; Tudor-Thomas, Susanna; Walker, Thomas; Wegner, John; Wilkinson, Kathleen...
Conductors: Mackerras, Charles
"Sir Charles Mackerras conducts with the energy of a man possessed, confirming his status as the world's pre-eminent Janácek interpreter and producing a blistering performance...continue...
Schreker: Die Gezeichneten / Robert Hale / Michael Volle / Kent Nagano / Deutsches Symphonie-Orchestra [DVD]
1 DVD Video / EuroArts / 2006-07-25Works: Franz Schreker: Die Gezeichneten
Performers: Brubaker, Robert; Hale, Robert; Schone, Wolfgang; Schwanewilms, Anne; Volle, Michael
Conductors: Nagano, Kent
Ensemble: Deutsches Symphonie-Orchester Berlin
"Franz Schreker (1878-1934) was at the height of his creative powers when he wrote both the music and libretto for Die Gezeichneten. As the album...continue...
Run Time: 142 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 16:9 anamorphic, Color
Sound Format(s): DD 5.1 Surround, LPCM Stereo, DTS 5.1 Surround
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2005-10-18Works: Thomas Beveridge: Yikor Requiem
Performers: Brubaker, Robert; Martinez, Ana Maria; Shammash, Elizabeth
Conductors: Marriner, Sir Neville
Ensemble: Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chorus
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2004-02-01Works: Herman Berlinski: Avodat Shabbat, for soloists, choir & orchestra
Performers: Brubaker, Robert; Hauman, Constance; Shammash, Elizabeth; Uhlig, Silke
Conductors: Schwarz, Gerard
Ensemble: Ernst Senff Choir
"One of the truly great moments in the work is the setting of 'haskiveinu', one of the most intensely moving portions of the evening liturgy....continue...
2 CD / New World / 1992-12-08Works: Leonard Bernstein: Candide
Performers: Austin, Ivy; Bassett, Ralph; Billings, James; Brubaker, Robert; Butler, Rhoda; Castle, Joyce; Clement, Maris; Donaldi, Maria; Eisler, David; Harrold, Jack; Lankston, John; Ledbetter, William; Mills, ...
Conductors: Mauceri, John
Ensemble: New York City Opera Orchestra
Personnel: Leonard Bernstein (piano); Don Yule, Ralph Bassett, Ivy Austin (vocals); John Lankston (tenor).
Recording information: Manhattan Center, New York, NY.
Candide, as a musical/op...continue...