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Sutherland - The Art Of Joan Sutherland

Sutherland,Joan
Release Date: 02/03/2004 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4254  
Composer:  Vincenzo BelliniGiuseppe VerdiGeorge Frideric HandelGioachino Rossini,   ... 
Performer:  Dame Joan SutherlandRichard Bonynge
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

The first half of this remarkable DVD is a 1963 television special from Canadian television which presents Miss Sutherland in fully-staged arias and scenes from La Sonnambula, I Puritani, and La Traviata. The second half finds Miss Sutherland in a rare 1969 solo recital, with Richard Bonynge, piano. The program includes arias and songs by Bellini, Handel, Rossini, Gounod, Bizet, Massenet, and others, and was taped live at the University of Toronto. Optional English subtitles. Approx. 110 minutes, Black & White / Color. The first half of this remarkable DVD is a 1963 television special from Canadian television which presents Miss Sutherland in fully-staged arias and scenes from La Sonnambula, I Puritani, and La Traviata. The second half finds Miss Sutherland in a rare 1969 solo recital, with Richard Bonynge, piano. The program includes arias and songs by Bellini, Handel, Rossini, Gounod, Bizet, Massenet, and others, and was taped live at the University of Toronto. Optional English subtitles. Approx. 110 minutes, Black & White / Color. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. La sonnambula: Excerpt(s) by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1831; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1963 
2. I puritani: Excerpt(s) by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1835; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1963 
3. La traviata: Excerpt(s) by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1963 
4. Work(s) by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Richard Bonynge (Piano)
Date of Recording: 1969 
5. Work(s) by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Richard Bonynge (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Date of Recording: 1969 
6. Work(s) by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Richard Bonynge (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 1969 
7. Work(s) by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Richard Bonynge (Piano)
Date of Recording: 1969 
8. Work(s) by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Richard Bonynge (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 1969 
9. Work(s) by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Richard Bonynge (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Date of Recording: 1969 

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