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Liszt/Lanchbery: Mayerling / Royal Ballet 2009

Liszt / Watson / Galeazzi / Loots / Tuckett
Release Date: 04/27/2010 
Label:  Opus Arte   Catalog #: 1028  
Composer:  Franz Liszt
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 39 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

A contorted Edward Watson as death-obsessed Austrian royalty leads a brilliant Royal Ballet ensemble in Opus Arte’s second DVD of Kenneth MacMillan’s stunner.
Performance: 5 (out of 5); Sound: 5 (out of 5)
-- David Nice, BBC Music Magazine

Kenneth MacMillan
MAYERLING

Crown Prince Rudolf – Edward Watson
Baroness Mary Vetsera – Mara Galeazzi
Princess Stephanie – Iohna Loots
Emperor Franz Josef – William Tuckett
Empress Elisabeth – Cindy Jourdain
Countess Marie Larisch – Sarah Lamb
Baroness Helene Vetsera – Elizabeth McGorian

Royal Opera House Orchestra
Barry Wordsworth, conductor

Kenneth MacMillan,
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Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London, October 2009.

Bonus:
- Illustrated synopsis
- Cast Gallery
- Principles in rehearsal with Edward Watson and Mara Galeazzi
- Short feature on costumes

Picture format: NTSC 16:9 anamorphic
Sound format: PCM 2.0 and DTS Master Audio 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Menu language: English
Subtitles (bonus features only): French, German, Spanish
Running time: 159 mins
No. of DVDs: 1
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Works on This Recording

1. Mayerling by Franz Liszt
Conductor:  Barry Wordsworth
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Notes: This work was arranged by John Lanchbery from works by Franz Liszt. 

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