The following Classical Blu-Ray Disc titles are due for release / re-release in the near future.
Bizet: Les Pêcheurs de Perles [The Peral Fishers] (complete opera recorded in 2015) BLU-RAY
Metropolitan Opera / Diana Damrau, Matthew Polenzani, Mariusz Kwiecien, Nicolas Teste / Gianandrea Noseda (cond)
[ Erato Blu-Ray / Blu-ray Disc - due 24/Jan/2017 ]
"The Met has thrown everything they have at Les Pêcheurs de Perles. The current new production, shared with English National Opera, serves in New York as a vehicle for star soprano Diana Damrau." The Guardian
Bizet: Carmen (complete opera filmed in 2006) BLU-RAY
Royal Opera House / Jonas Kaufmann, Anna Caterina Antonacci, Ildebrando D'Arcangelo / Antonio Pappano (conductor)
[ Decca Music Group Blu-ray / Blu-ray Disc - due 25/Jan/2017 ]
BLU-RAY - 'Kaufmann and Antonacci are that rare breed: superb singers who can also act with subtlety and passion' The Guardian
Mahler: Symphonies Nos. 3 & 4 BLU-RAY
Waltraud Meier (mezzo) Genia Kühmeier (soprano) / Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra (HR-Sinfonieorchester), Paavo Järvi
[ C Major Blu-ray / Blu-ray Disc - due 25/Jan/2017 ]
This has already been internationally acclaimed as one of the most important Mahler projects of the new millennium. Bonus: Introductions to Symphonies Nos. 3 + 4 with Paavo Järvi. Outstanding soloists: Waltraud Meier, Genia Kühmeier SOUND...