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Verdi: Nabucco / Opera Australia

Verdi / Summers / Aus Opera Chorus / Cillario
Release Date: 05/27/2008 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 4348  
Composer:  Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Bruce MartinJonathan SummersElizabeth Connell
Conductor:  Carlo Felice Cillario
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Opera ChorusVictoria State Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Verdi's Nabucco confronts the monumental themes of religious difference and nationhood that are so apposite today. Nabucco is famous for its deeply moving choruses and is a unique showcase for Opera Australia's magnificent chorus.

"Jonathan Summers...was in wonderful voice and gave a performance of rich intensity and dramatic power." -- The Australian

"The Hebrews' choral lament, Va Pensiero, perhaps Verdi's most famous piece was given thrilling voice by The Australian Opera Chorus." -- The Australian

This production features Jonathan Summers, Elizabeth Connell, Bruce Martin, The Australian Opera Chorus, State Orchestra Of Victoria

Conductor: Carlo Felice
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Director: Barrie Kosky

Region: 1
Running Time: 128 minutes
Picture Format: NTSC
Color: Color
Sound: Dolby 2.0
Subtitles: English
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Works on This Recording

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Nabucco by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Bruce Martin (Bass), Jonathan Summers (Baritone), Elizabeth Connell (Soprano)
Conductor:  Carlo Felice Cillario
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Australian Opera Chorus,  Victoria State Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1842; Italy 

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