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Russian Opera Classics [6 Blu-ray]


Release Date: 03/25/2016 
Label:  Opus Arte   Catalog #: 7193  
Composer:  Modest MussorgskyPeter Ilyich TchaikovskyNikolai Rimsky-KorsakovDmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Orlin AnastassovPavel ZubovAlessandra MarianelliAndrei Dunaev,   ... 
Conductor:  Gianandrea NosedaStefan HerheimMichael BoderMarc Albrecht,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra Teatro Regio TorinoChorus of the Teatro Regio TorinoRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 6 
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This incredible box set presents the best of Russian opera. Included in the set are Mussorgsky’s Boris Godunov, Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin and Pique Dame, Rimsky-Korsakov’s The Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh, and Shostakovich’s Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk. Recorded in renowned opera houses such as Teatro Regio, Torino, and De Nederlandse Opera, these performances are not to be missed.

Sound Format: 2.0LPCM + 5.1(5.0) DTS
Read more Subtitles: EN, FR, DE, IT, ES, NE
Running Time: 919 mins

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Works on This Recording

1.
Boris Godunov by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Orlin Anastassov (Bass), Pavel Zubov (Voice), Alessandra Marianelli (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gianandrea Noseda
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra Teatro Regio Torino,  Chorus of the Teatro Regio Torino
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
2.
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Andrei Dunaev (Tenor), Krassimira Stoyanova (Soprano), Bo Skovhus (Baritone),
Mikhail Petrenko (Bass)
Conductor:  Stefan Herheim
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Russia 
3.
Queen of Spades, Op. 68 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Ewa Podles (Alto), Lado Ataneli (Baritone), Misha Didyk (Tenor),
Emily Magee (Soprano), Ludovic Tézier (Baritone)
Conductor:  Michael Boder
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Symphony Orchestra of the Gran Teatre del Liceu,  Chorus of the Gran Teatre del Liceu
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Russia 
4.
Legend of the Invisible City of Kitezh by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Vladimir Vaneev (Bass), John Daszak (Tenor), Svetlana Ignatovich (Soprano),
Maxim Aksenov (Tenor)
Conductor:  Marc Albrecht
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Netherlands Opera Chorus,  Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
5.
Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk district, Op. 29 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Christopher Ventris (Tenor), Eva-Maria Westbroek (Soprano), Carole Wilson (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Mariss Jansons
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra,  Netherlands Opera Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930-1932; USSR 

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