Arena Di Verona - Verdi: Aida; Bizet: Carmen; Puccini: Tosca

Release Date: 6/26/2012
Label: Arthaus Musik
Catalog Number: 107520
Number of Discs: 4

Physical Format:

DVD
In Stock
$59.99
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ARENA DI VERONA - Opera Edition

LIVE RECORDINGS FROM THE ARENA DI VERONA

Arena di Verona 1992
GIUSEPPE VERDI - AIDA
MARIA CHIARA, KRISTJÁN JÓHANNSSON, DOLORA ZAJICK, JUAN PONS, NICOLA GHIUSELEV
Orchestra and Chorus of the Arena di Verona
Conducted by NELLO SANTI
Stage Direction by GIANFRANCO DE BOSIO

Arena di Verona 2003
GEORGE BIZET - CARMEN
MARINA DOMASHENKO, MARCO BERTI, MAYA DASHUK, RAYMOND ACETO
Orchestra and Chorus of the Arena di Verona
Conducted by ALAIN LOMBARD
Stage Direction by FRANCO ZEFFIRELLI

Arena di Verona 2006
GIACOMO PUCCINI - TOSCA
FIORENZA CEDOLINS, MARCELO ÁLVAREZ, RUGGERO RAIMONDI
Orchestra and Chorus of the Arena di Verona
Conducted by DANIEL OREN
Stage Direction by HUGO DE ANA

Arthaus Musik presents three legendary outstanding operas from the Arena di Verona Festival featuring star conductors as Nello Santi and Daniel Oren. Zeffirelli's interpretation of Carmen shows us the masterpiece of the French composer. The Aida staging by Gianfranco De Bosio was seen and loved by thousands of opera lovers throughout the world. Star singers as the Italian soprano Fiorenza Cedolins, Marcelo Álvarez, Ruggero Raimondi or Maria Chiara show us the highest performance quality of Italian and French opera during the last decades.

Sound Format: PCM Stereo , DD 5.1, DTS 5.1
(Carmen, Tosca) / PCM Stereo, DD 5.1 (Aida)
Picture Format: 16:9 (4:3 only Aida)
DVD Format: 3 x DVD 9 & 1 x DVD 5, NTSC
Subtitle Languages: Italian, English, German, French, Spanish
Running Time: over 415 mins
Region Code: 0 (all region)
Works on This Recording
1. Aida by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Maria Chiara (Soprano), Juan Pons (Baritone), Dolora Zajic (Mezzo Soprano), Kristijan Johannsson (Tenor), Nicolai Ghiuselev (Bass)
Conductor: Nello Santi
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871 ; Italy
2. Carmen by Georges Bizet
Performer: Marco Berti (Tenor), Raymond Aceto (Bass), Maya Dashuk (Soprano), Marina Domashenko (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor: Alain Lombard
Period: Romantic
Written: 1873-1874 ; France
3. Tosca by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Fiorenza Cedolins (Soprano), Giuliano Pelizon (Baritone), Enrico Facini (Tenor), Ruggero Raimondi (Bass), Marco Spotti (Bass), Marcelo Alvarez (Tenor), Fabio Previati (Baritone)
Conductor: Daniel Oren
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Italy
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