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Verdi: La Traviata / Rizzi, Netrebko, Villazon [Blu-ray]


Release Date: 05/26/2009 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 001289559  
Composer:  Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Wolfram Igor DerntlDritan LucaLuigi RoniPaul Gay,   ... 
Conductor:  Carlo Rizzi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera ChorusVienna Philharmonic OrchestraSalzburg Mozarteum Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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*** This Blu-ray Disc is only playable on Blu-ray Disc players and not compatible with standard DVD or HD DVD players.

The infamous and uniquely compelling opera event of 2005 is now available on Blu-Ray DVD. The Salzburg Festival’s La Traviata features the unforgettable performances of Anna Netrebko, Rolando Villazón, and Thomas Hampson in a dramatic staging by Willy Decker.

Features Conductor Carlo Rizzi and the Wiener Philharmoniker. Also including a special documentary: Behind the Scenes—The Rehearsals for LA TRAVIATA, and an introduction by Rolando Villazón.
*** This Blu-ray Disc is only playable on Blu-ray Disc players and not compatible with standard DVD or HD DVD players.

The infamous and uniquely compelling opera event of 2005 is now available on Blu-Ray DVD. The Salzburg Festival’s La Traviata features the unforgettable performances of Anna Netrebko, Rolando Villazón, and Thomas Hampson in a dramatic staging by Willy Decker.

Features Conductor Carlo Rizzi and the Wiener Philharmoniker. Also including a special documentary: Behind the Scenes—The Rehearsals for LA TRAVIATA, and an introduction by Rolando Villazón.
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Works on This Recording

1. La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Wolfram Igor Derntl (Tenor), Dritan Luca (Tenor), Luigi Roni (Bass),
Paul Gay (Baritone), Diane Pilcher (Mezzo Soprano), Anna Netrebko (Soprano),
Thomas Hampson (Baritone), Helene Schneiderman (Mezzo Soprano), Salvatore Cordella (Tenor),
Rolando Villazón (Tenor), Herman Wallen (Baritone), Wilhelm Schwinghammer (),
Friedrich Springer ()
Conductor:  Carlo Rizzi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra,  Salzburg Mozarteum Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 

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