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Gala Tribute To Tchaikovsky / Domingo, Te Kanawa, Royal Ballet

Tchaikovsky / Domingo / Royal Opera House / Barlow
Release Date: 06/24/2008 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 1488  
Composer:  Peter Ilyich TchaikovskySergei RachmaninovGiacomo Puccini
Performer:  Anna Tomowa-SintowPlacido DomingoSergei LeiferkusDame Kiri Te Kanawa
Conductor:  Placido Domingo
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 2 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Covent Garden Pioneer
Gala Tribute to Tchaikovsky
Gala Performance to honor Tchaikovsky on the centenary of his death.

Kiri Te Kanawa, Anna Tomowa-Sintow, Paata Burchuladze, Placido Domingo, Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Darcey Bussell, Lesley Collier, Viviana Durante, Tetsuya Kumakawa, Irek Mukhamedov, Bruce Sansom, Zoltan Solymosi, Leanne Benjamin

Conductors:Stephen Barlow, Edward Downes, Placido Domingo, Barry Wordsworth

Artists of The Royal Ballet
The Royal Opera Chorus
Chorus Director: Terry Edwards

The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Leader: Bradley Creswick
Solo Cellist: Christopher Vanderspar

Language: English Region: Region 1
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Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
Running Time: 137 minutes
Picture Format: NTSC, Color, 4.3 Full Screen, Dolby 20
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Works on This Recording

1.
Queen of Spades, Op. 68: Midnight is nearing (Lisa's Aria) by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Anna Tomowa-Sintow (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Russia 
2.
1812 Overture, Op. 49 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Placido Domingo
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Russia 
3.
Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66: no 28, Act 3 - Pas de deux by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Russia 
4.
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Lensky's aria by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Written: 1879 
5.
Queen of Spades, Op. 68: I love you beyond all measure [Yeletsky's Aria] by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Russia 
6.
Snow Maiden, Op. 12: Dance of the Buffoons by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873; Russia 
7.
Nutcracker, Op. 71: no 14a, Act 2 - Pas de deux by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
8.
Aleko: Aleko! Zemfira! Doch'! Smotritye, plack'tye by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Leiferkus (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Russia 
9.
La Bohème: Quando m'en vo' soletta "Musetta's Waltz" by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 

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