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Gounod: Faust / Araiza, Raimondi, Benacková

Gounod / Araiza / Raimondi / Vso / Vopc / Binder
Release Date: 08/08/2006 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 000582909  
Composer:  Charles Gounod
Performer:  Ruggero RaimondiGabriela BenackováFrancisco Araiza
Conductor:  Erich Binder
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera ChorusVienna State Opera Orchestra

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Faust (Gesamtaufnahme · Complete)

Gabriela Benacková · Francisco Araiza · Ruggero Raimondi
Orchester, Chor und Ballett der Wiener Staatsoper
Erich Binder

2 DVD-VIDEO NTSC
Picture: Full screen; color
Sound: Stereo: PCM / SURROUND: Dolby Digital 5.0 & DTS 5.0
Subtitles: French/German/English/Spanish/Chinese

* Gounod’s crowning achievement Faust, first staged in 1859 at the Lyric Theatre in Paris, is a conflict of good and evil, love and hate.
* This 1985 performance from the Wiener Staatsoper was staged by Ken Russell, the enfant terrible of English music films.
Faust (Gesamtaufnahme · Complete)

Gabriela Benacková · Francisco Araiza · Ruggero Raimondi
Orchester, Chor und Ballett der Wiener Staatsoper
Erich Binder

2 DVD-VIDEO NTSC
Picture: Full screen; color
Sound: Stereo: PCM / SURROUND: Dolby Digital 5.0 & DTS 5.0
Subtitles: French/German/English/Spanish/Chinese

* Gounod’s crowning achievement Faust, first staged in 1859 at the Lyric Theatre in Paris, is a conflict of good and evil, love and hate.
* This 1985 performance from the Wiener Staatsoper was staged by Ken Russell, the enfant terrible of English music films.
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Works on This Recording

1. Faust by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Ruggero Raimondi (Bass), Gabriela Benacková (Soprano), Francisco Araiza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Erich Binder
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 

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