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Puccini: Turandot / Voss, Thane, Collins

Puccini / Voss / Thane / Collins / Shanks
Release Date: 05/30/2006 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 4061  
Composer:  Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Jonathan WelchKenneth CollinsGraeme EwerAmanda Thane,   ... 
Conductor:  Carlo Felice Cillario
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Opera ChorusVictoria State Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Running Time: 128 minutes
Region Code: 1
Picture Format: NTSC
Audio: Dolby 2.0
Color: Color
Subtitles: English

Starring: Ealynn Voss, Amanda Thane, Kenneth Collins, Donald Shanks, Graeme Ewer, Jonathan Welch, David Brennan
Conductor: Carlo Felice Cillario
Composer: Giacomo Puccini

In the Imperial Palace of Peking, the Emperor announces that any prince seeking to marry his daughter Turandot must first answer three riddles. Prince Calaf falls immediately in love with Turandot and successfully answers all three riddles. However before the Prince marries Turandot, he asks her a riddle of his own.


"It was one of those
Read more meetings of great minds that you dream about, when the music and drama of the piece are reborn through the interpretative genius of an exceptional director." -- The Australian

"Let there be no equivocation, dramatically this Turandot is one of the supreme creations in The Australian Opera's history." -- The Sunday Herald-Sun
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Works on This Recording

Turandot by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Jonathan Welch (Tenor), Kenneth Collins (Tenor), Graeme Ewer (Baritone),
Amanda Thane (Soprano), Ealynn Voss (Soprano), Donald Shanks (Bass)
Conductor:  Carlo Felice Cillario
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Opera Chorus,  Victoria State Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Date of Recording: 4/1991 

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