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Lehar: Merry Widow / Kain, Meehan, Ichino, Smith

Lehar / Kain / Meehan / Florio
Release Date: 06/29/2010 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 4529  
Composer:  Franz Lehár
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 27 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Region: 1 (US and Canada)
Running Time: 87 minutes Approx.
Color: Color

This special studio recording of The Merry Widow is set to the music of the popular operetta by Franz Lehár, whose intricate tale of love affairs and diplomatic intrigue in turn-of-the-century Paris has been transformed into a sumptuous ballet.
Australian dancer John Meehan excels as Count Danilo, ordered to marry the recently widowed Hanna Glawari for her fortune, danced superbly by Canadian prima ballerina Karen Kain.
Region: 1 (US and Canada)
Running Time: 87 minutes Approx.
Color: Color

This special studio recording of The Merry Widow is set to the music of the popular operetta by Franz Lehár, whose intricate tale of love affairs and diplomatic intrigue in turn-of-the-century Paris has been transformed into a sumptuous ballet.
Australian dancer John Meehan excels as Count Danilo, ordered to marry the recently widowed Hanna Glawari for her fortune, danced superbly by Canadian prima ballerina Karen Kain.
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Works on This Recording

1.
Die lustige Witwe by Franz Lehár
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1905; Vienna, Austria 

Customer Reviews

Average Customer Review:  2 Customer Reviews )
 Lehar a genius October 22, 2015 By Denton Moers (Houston, TX) See All My Reviews "Im familiar with the operetta by the same name. the music is absolutely fantastic. I have seen a live performance of "The Merry Widow" on stage at the Wortham Center here in Houston. the performance performance was great. thanks to dvd I can see it at anytime.------Denton Moers" Report Abuse
 music and dance from lehar May 9, 2014 By daniel abrahams (palm bay, FL) See All My Reviews "lehar wrote this beautiful music what more could you ask for the ballroom dancing is fantastic if you like ballet this is a must buy" Report Abuse
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