Placido Domingo at the Met: Anniversary Edition - Arias by Verdi, Bellini, Puccini, Giordano, et al.
3 CD / Sony Classical / 2014-05-06Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Simon Boccanegra; Rigoletto; Otello; Don Carlo; Luisa Miller; La traviata; Un ballo in maschera; Stiffelio; Aida, opera; La forza del destino; Il trovatore; Giacomo Puccini: Turandot;...
Performers: Anthony, Charles [Tenor Vocal]; Bernstein, Richard; Booth, Philip; Caballe, Montserrat [Soprano Vocals]; Castel, Nico; Chernov, Vladimir; Coni, Paolo; D'Amico, Fiamma Izzo; Domingo, Placido [Tenor Vo...
Conductors: Levine, James; Nézet-Séguin, Yannick; Cleva, Fausto; Cillario, Carlo Felice; Adler, Kurt; Slatkin, Leonard; Patanè, Giuseppe; Santo, Nello; Armiliato, Marco; Abbado, Roberto; Sch...
Ensemble: ; The Metropolitan Opera Chorus
Forty-five years ago, Plácido Domingo appeared at The Metropolitan Opera for the first time, stepping in to replace an ailing Franco Corelli as Maurizio in...continue...
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1 DVD Video / Kultur International Films / 2009-03-31Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Macbeth
Performers: Becker, Josef; Bruson, Renato; Clam, Leopold; Griffith, David; Lang, Klaus; Morris, James; O'Neill, Dennis; Sweet, Sharon; Wolfrum, Paul; Zampieri, Mara
Conductors: Sinopoli, Giuseppe
Ensemble: Deutsche Oper Berlin Chorus; Deutsche Oper Berlin Orchestra
Macbeth signifies the beginning of Verdi's lifelong preoccupation with William Shakespeare. Verdi focuses the work primarily on three leading protagonists: Macbeth, Lady Macbeth, and the...continue...
Run Time: 149 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, 4:3, Color
Sound Format(s): LPCM,
Subtitles: Spanish, Italian, English, French, German
14 CD / HBDirect Import / 2008-07-01Works: Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 1 in D major "Titan"; Symphony no 2 in C minor "Resurrection"; Symphony no 3 in D minor; Kindertotenlieder, song cycle for voice & piano (or orchestra); Symphony no 4 in G ...
Performers: Baltsa, Agnes; Coburn, Pamela; Estes, Simon [Bass Baritone Vocals]; Leech, Richard; Marton, Eva; Nimsgern, Siegmund; Norman, Jessye [Soprano vocals]; Pomberger, Josef; Sweet, Sharon
Conductors: Maazel, Lorin
2 CD / Deutsche Grammophon Import / 2008-06-09Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Requiem Mass
Performers: Cole, Vinson; Estes, Simon [Bass Baritone Vocals]; Quivar, Florence [Mezzo-soprano Vocals]; Sweet, Sharon
Conductors: Giulini, Carlo Maria
1 DVD Video / Deutsche Grammophon / 2007-07-10Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Stiffelio
Performers: Chernov, Vladimir; Domingo, Placido; Plishka, Paul; Sweet, Sharon
Conductors: Levine, James
Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Chorus
Picture Format: NTSC, Color
Country of Origin: USA
1 CD / Apex / 2006-08-15Works: Florent Schmitt: Le Tragédie de Salomé, ballet, Op. 50; Psaume 47, Op. 38
Performers: Comentale, Guy; Gil, Jean-Louis; Prat, Jacques; Sweet, Sharon
Conductors: Janowski, Marek
Ensemble: French National Radio Chorus; French National Radio Orchestra
"Janowski turns the first movement of Salome into an atmospheric, impressionist marvel that has pointed direction and a rousing climax Psalm 47 is a big,...continue...
2 CD / Arte Nova / 2005-11-08Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Requiem Mass
Performers: Araiza, Francisco [Tenor Vocals]; Estes, Simon [Bass Baritone Vocals]; Nes, Jard van; Sweet, Sharon
Conductors: Schneidt, Hanns-Martin
Hanns-Martin Schneidt, born in 1930, is one of todays leading German conductors. He was director of the famed Munich Bach Choir and Orchestra from 1984...continue...
2 CD / Chandos Records / 2000-10-24Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Il Trovatore
Performers: Bayley, Clive; Mason, Anne; O'Neill, Dennis [Tenor Vocal]; Opie, Alan [Baritone Vocals]; Opie, Alan [Baritone Vocal]; Sweet, Sharon; Williams, Helen [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Parry, David
The highly acclaimed Opera in English series from Chandos continues with the premier recording of Il Trovatore in English....continue...