Opera Exclusive - Opera National de Paris

Release Date: 10/27/2009
Label: TDK
Catalog Number: DVWW-GOLDBOX8
Number of Discs: 4

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OPERA EXCLUSIVE - OPERA NATIONAL DE PARIS (NTSC)

Prokofiev: L'amour des trois oranges / Cambreling, Van Dam
"It's a big, big show with the full chorus reacting as stage audience plus a horde of extras, dancers and a troupe of jugglers, all good lively fun." -- Opera

Sergei Prokofiev - L'AMOUR DES TROIS ORANGES

Le Roi de Trèfle – Philippe Rouillon
Le Prince – Charles Workman
Le princesse Clarice – Hanna Esther Minutillo
Léandre – Guillaume Antoine
Trouffaldino – Barry Banks
Pantalon - Jean-Luc Ballestra
Tchélio – José van Dam
Fata Morgana – Béatrice Uria-Monzon
Linette – Letitia Singleton
Nicolette – Natacha Constantin
Ninette – Aleksandra Zamojska
La Cuisinière – Victor von Halem
Farfarello – Jean-Sébastien Bou
Sméraldine – Lucia Cirillo
Le Héraut – David Bizic
Le Maître de cérémonie – Nicolas Marie

Paris National Opera Chorus and Orchestra
Sylvain Cambreling, conductor
Gilberto Deflo, stage director
Recorded at the Opéra National de Paris, 2005.

Bonus feature: Documentary - How to Fall in Love with Three Oranges

Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia / Campanella, Saccà, Jenis, DiDonato

Gioachino Rossini - IL BARBIERE DI SIVIGLIA

Il Conte d'Almaviva – Roberto Saccà
Bartolo – Carlos Chausson
Rosina – Joyce DiDonato
Figaro – Dalibor Jenis
Basilio – Kristinn Sigmundsson
Fiorello – Nicholas Garrett
Berta – Jeannette Fischer
Un Ufficiale – Denis Aubry

Paris National Opera Chorus and Orchestra
Bruno Campanella, conductor
Coline Serreau, stage director
Recorded at the Opéra National de Paris, 2002.

Tchaikovsky: Pique dame / Rozhdestvensky, Galouzine

Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky - PIQUE DAME (The Queen of Spades)

Hermann – Vladimir Galouzine
Lisa – Hasmik Papian
Countess – Irina Bogatcheva
Count Tomsky – Nikolai Putilin
Prince Yeletsky– Ludovic Tézier
Polina – Christianne Stotijn
Chekalinsky – Vsevolod Grivnov
Surin – Sergei Stilmachenko
Macha – Irina Tchistjakova

Paris National Opera Chorus and Orchestra
Chœurs d'enfants de la maîtrise des Hauts-de-Seine
(chorus master: Peter Burian)
Gennadi Rozhdestvensky, conductor
Lev Dodin, stage director
Recorded at the Opéra National de Paris, May 2005

Picture format: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: PCM Stereo / Dolby Digital 5.1 / DTS 5.1 (Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Pique Dame)
PCM Stereo / Dolby Digital 5.0 / DTS 5.0 (L'amour des Trois Oranges)
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: English, German, French, Italian, Spanish
Running time: 446 mins
No. of DVDs: 4 (3x DVD 9 + 1x DVD 5)
Works on This Recording
1. Love for Three Oranges, Op. 33 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer: Barry Banks (Tenor), Charles Workman (Baritone), José van Dam (Bass Baritone), Hannah Minutillo (Mezzo Soprano), Philippe Rouillon (Baritone), Jean-Luc Ballestra (Baritone)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1919 ; USA
2. Il barbiere di Siviglia by Gioachino Rossini
Performer: Joyce DiDonato (Mezzo Soprano), Nicholas Garrett (Bass Baritone), Carlos Chausson (Bass Baritone), Roberto Saccà (Tenor), Denis Aubry (Voice), Dalibor Jenis (Baritone), Jeannette Fischer (Soprano), Kristinn Sigmundsson (Voice)
Conductor: Bruno Campanella
Period: Romantic
Written: 1816 ; Italy
3. Queen of Spades, Op. 68 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer: Christianne Stotijn (Mezzo Soprano), Vladimir Galouzine (Tenor), Irina Bogatcheva (Voice), Vsevolod Grivnov (Tenor), Ludovic Tézier (Baritone), Nikolai Putilin (Baritone), Hasmik Papian (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1890 ; Russia
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