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Opera Australian - More Favorites

Australian Opera: More Favorites / Various
Release Date: 07/28/2009 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 4408  
Composer:  Giuseppe VerdiWolfgang Amadeus MozartRuggero LeoncavalloArthur Sullivan
Performer:  Luciano PavarottiDame Joan Sutherland
Conductor:  Jun'ichi HirokamiPeter RobinsonRichard BonyngeDobbs Franks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Elizabethan Philharmonic OrchestraVictoria State OrchestraElizabeth Sydney Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 5 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The second edition of Opera Favorites brings together further selections of popular extracts recorded live from some of the world’s best loved operas, and highlights the prodigious talents of The Australian Opera, its gifted artists and some of their special guests.

Included are highlights from: La Traviata in the concert recording by Joan Sutherland and Luciano Pavarotti, Così fan tutte featuring Yvonne Kenny and Carmen featuring Victoria Vergara and The Australian Opera Chorus.

Region: 1 (US and Canada)
Running Time: 65 minutes
Color: Color
Format: Dolby 2.0, NTSC, 4.3 Full Screen
The second edition of Opera Favorites brings together further selections of popular extracts recorded live from some of the world’s best loved operas, and highlights the prodigious talents of The Australian Opera, its gifted artists and some of their special guests.

Included are highlights from: La Traviata in the concert recording by Joan Sutherland and Luciano Pavarotti, Così fan tutte featuring Yvonne Kenny and Carmen featuring Victoria Vergara and The Australian Opera Chorus.

Region: 1 (US and Canada)
Running Time: 65 minutes
Color: Color
Format: Dolby 2.0, NTSC, 4.3 Full Screen
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Works on This Recording

1.
Un ballo in maschera: Ogni cura si doni al diletto by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Jun'ichi Hirokami
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Elizabethan Philharmonic Orchestra
2.
Così fan tutte, K 588: Soave sia il vento by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Peter Robinson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Victoria State Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1790; Vienna, Austria 
3.
La traviata: Parigi, o cara by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Elizabeth Sydney Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
4.
I Pagliacci: Recitar!...Vesti la giubba by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Conductor:  Richard Bonynge
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Elizabeth Sydney Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
5.
Gondoliers: When a merry maiden marries by Arthur Sullivan
Conductor:  Dobbs Franks
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Elizabethan Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; England 

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