Below is a list of all In Stock Classical Blu-Ray Disc titles.
STRAUSS FAMILY / JOSEPH HELLMESBERGER / CARL ZIEHRER
New Year's Concert in Vienna 2022 (Blu-ray)
Wiener Philharmoniker, Daniel Barenboim
[ Sony Classical Blu-ray / Blu-ray - released 4/Feb/2022 ]
There are few concerts in the world that are awaited with as much excitement as the New Year's Concert from Vienna. Under the direction of Daniel Barenboim, the Vienna Philharmonic ushers in the New Year with a concert in the magnificent Golden Hall...
LUDWIG van BEETHOVEN
Beethoven Symphonies Nos. 1-9 (complete) BLU-RAY
Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Claudio Abbado
[ EuroArts Blu-ray / 4 Blu-ray - released 28/Jan/2022 ]
This exclusive box containing the complete Beethoven Symphonies performed by the Berliner Philharmoniker includes a special multi-angle feature: each disc offers sequences from the "conductor camera" showing the maestro from his musicians perspective
W. A. MOZART
Mozart: Die Zauberflote (The Magic Flute) (complete opera recorded in 2021) BLU-RAY
Royal Opera House, Covent Garden / Mauro Peter, Siobhan Stagg, Roderick Williams, Sabine Devieilhe, Mika Kares / Julia Jones (cond)
[ Opus Arte Blu-ray / Blu-ray - released 26/Nov/2021 ]
David McVicar's classic production embraces both the seriousness and comedy of Mozart's work. The audience is transported to a fantastical world of dancing animals, flying machines and dazzlingly starry skies. The setting provides a wonderful...
DELIBES / ADAM / HEROLD / TCHAIKOVSKY / TALBOT / PROKOFIEV / etc
The Royal Ballet - The Collection BLU-RAY
The Royal Ballet / Leanne Benjamin, Carlos Acosta, Alina Cojocaru, Johan Kobborg, Marianela Nunez, Sarah Lamb, Federico Bonelli, Lauren Cuthbertson, e
[ BBC / Opus Arte Blu-ray / 15 Blu-ray Box Set - released 8/Oct/2021 ]
Over a decade of dance is represented here with no fewer than 22 ballets in this magnificent 15-disc collection of stunning performances by The Royal Ballet.
MOZART / VERDI / BIZET / WAGNER / PUCCINI / R. STRAUSS / etc
The Royal Opera - The Collection BLU-RAY
The Royal Opera / Renee Fleming, Gerald Finley, Miah Persson, Eva-Maria Westbroek, Simon O'Neill, Erwin Schrott, Kate Royal, Jonas Kaufmann, etc
[ BBC / Opus Arte Blu-ray / 18 Blu-ray Box Set - released 8/Oct/2021 ]
Over a decade of opera is represented here with no fewer than 16 operas in this magnificent 18-disc collection of stunning performances by The Royal Opera, with amazing casts, featuring some of the greatest singers of this century.
La Megere Apprivoisee [The Taming of the Shrew] (ballet recorded in 2020) BLU-RAY
Les Ballets de Monte Carlo / Ekaterina Petina, Matej Urban, Katrin Schrader / Leonard Slatkin (cond)
[ Opus Arte Blu-Ray / Blu-ray Disc - released 24/Sep/2021 ]
Jean-Christophe Maillot's inspired adaptation of Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew won 3 Masques d'Ors (best choreographic show, best male dancer (Petruchio) and best female dancer) and has toured the world to great acclaim.
Donizetti: Le convenienze ed inconvenienze teatrali (complete opera recorded in 2017) BLU-RAY
Opera de Lyon / Laurent Naouri, Patrizia Ciofi, Charles Rice, Clara Meloni, Enea Scala / Lorenzo Viotti (cond)
[ Opus Arte Blu-Ray / Blu-ray Disc - released 27/Aug/2021 ]
Le convenienze ed inconvenienze teatrali - a joyful play on words in itself - more commonly known as Viva la mamma! is a two-act farce that shines an exaggerated spotlight on the behind-the-scenes working of a theatre and the rehearsal process.
ERICH WOLFGANG KORNGOLD
Korngold: Die tote Stadt (Blu-ray)
Jonas Kaufmann (Paul), Marlis Petersen (Marietta), Bayerische Staatsoper, Kirill Petrenko, Simon Stone (director)
[ BSO Recordings / Blu-ray - released 30/Jul/2021 ]
The premiere of Korngold's Die tote Stadt at the Bayerische Staatsoper in 2019 was praised both by press and audiences. Marlis Petersen (Marie/Marietta) and Jonas Kaufmann (Paul) sang the main roles, with the Bayerisches Staatsorchester under Kirill...
VERDI / RACHMANINOV / BERNSTEIN / ELGAR / SIBELIUS / etc
Schoenbrunn 2021 - Summer Night Concert 2021 BLU-RAY
Igor Levit (piano) / Wiener Philharmoniker, Daniel Harding
[ Sony Classical Blu-ray / Blu-ray Disc - released 23/Jul/2021 ]
The Summer Night Concert of the Vienna Philharmonic is the world's biggest annual classical open-air concert and took place in the magical setting of the Schönbrunn Palace Baroque park in Vienna on 18 June 2021.
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet (complete ballet recorded in 2019) BLU-RAY
Royal Ballet / Yasmine Naghdi, Matthew Ball, Valentino Zucchetti / Pavel Sorokin (cond)
[ Opus Arte Blu-ray / Blu-ray - released 28/May/2021 ]
Kenneth MacMillan's passionate choreography for Romeo and Juliet shows The Royal Ballet at its dramatic finest. Sergey Prokofiev's famously evocative score is the driver for some of the most ardent pas de deux and powerful set pieces in ballet...
Gounod: Faust (complete opera recorded in 2019) BLU-RAY
The Royal Opera / Michael Fabiano, Erwin Schrott, Irina Lungu)
[ Opus Arte Blu-ray / Blu-ray Disc - released 26/Mar/2021 ]
"Ettinger's approach is dynamic yet supple, pointing up the alternate punch and delicacy of Gounod's admirable scoring." BBC Music Five Stars
STRAUSS FAMILY / etc
New Year's Concert in Vienna 2021 BLU-RAY
Wiener Philharmoniker, Riccardo Muti
[ Sony Classical Blu-ray / Blu-ray - released 12/Feb/2021 ]
"This is a concert that grows to greatness…Never has a programme built to its own private apotheosis as surely as this, with lofty yet almost unbearably moving accounts of the Emperor Waltz and the Blue Danube itself." Gramophone
GEORG FRIDERIC HANDEL
Handel: Semele (complete opera recorded in 2019) BLU-RAY
Louise Alder, Hugo Hymas, Lucile Richardot / Monteverdi Choir, English Baroque Soloists, Sir John Eliot Gardiner
[ EuroArts Blu-Ray / Blu-ray Disc - released 29/Jan/2021 ]
In Spring 2019, the Monteverdi Choir and English Baroque Soloists, led by John Eliot Gardiner, presented a critically-acclaimed European tour of Handel's opera 'Semele', including Alexandra Palace Theatre in London.
Berliner Philharmoniker: New Year's Eve Concerts BLU-RAY
Anne-Sophie Mutter (violin) Mitsuko Uchida, Menahem Pressler (piano) Thomas Quasthoff (baritone), etc / Berliner Philharmoniker [Berlin Philharmonic]
[ EuroArts Blu-ray / 20 Blu-ray Box Set - released 22/Jan/2021 ]
The annual New Year's Eve Concert is one of the highlights in the calendar of every classical music fan in Berlin - and beyond: On New Year's Eve, the Berliner Philharmoniker invite an exceptional soloist for a festive gala.
STRAUSS / WAGNER / JARRE / PUCCINI / MENDELSSOHN / etc
Schoenbrunn 2020 - Summer Night Concert BLU-RAY
Jonas Kaufmann (tenor) / Wiener Philharmoniker, Valéry Gergiev
[ Sony Classical Blu-ray / Blu-ray - released 23/Oct/2020 ]
The world's biggest annual classical open-air concert, The Summer Night Concert of the Vienna Philharmonic, returns to the magical setting of Schönbrunn Palace Baroque park in Vienna.
Delibes: Coppelia (complete ballet recorded in December 2019) BLU-RAY
Royal Ballet / Marianela Nuñez, Vadim Muntagirov, Gary Avis / Barry Wordsworth (cond)
[ Opus Arte Blu-ray / Blu-ray - released 23/Oct/2020 ]
A classic returns to the Royal Ballet repertory with Ninette de Valois' charming and funny Coppélia - a story of love, mischief and mechanical dolls, starring Marianela Nuñez and Vadim Muntagirov.
Jonas Kaufmann (tenor)
Jonas Kaufmann: Mein Wien (Blu-ray)
[ Sony Classical Blu-ray / Blu-ray - released 2/Oct/2020 ]
Following the success of the album 'Wien', esteemed tenor, Jonas Kaufmann, returns with a DVD and BluRay release of 'Mein Wein'. This is Jonas Kaufmann's deeply personal tribute to the world-famous melodies from Vienna.
Rossini: Il barbiere di Siviglia [The Barber of Seville] (complete opera recorded in 2017) BLU-RAY
Theatre Des Champs-Elys / Florian Sempey, Catherine Trottmann, Michele Angelini, Péter Kálmán
[ Naxos Unitel Blu-Ray / Blu-ray Disc - released 7/Jul/2020 ]
"The period orchestra is technically impressive and admirable in its range of colour. Jérémie Rhorer is a spirited conductor, conveying the score's sophistication in lithe, witty fashion." Opera
ARLEN / BERNSTEIN / GERSHWIN / LOEWE / SONDHEIM
New Year's Eve Concert 2019 - An Evening with Broadway Melodies BLU-RAY
Diana Damrau (soprano) / Berliner Philharmoniker [Berlin Philharmonic], Kirill Petrenko
[ EuroArts Blu-ray / Blu-ray - released 19/Jun/2020 ]
"The Berliner Philharmoniker and Diana Damrau bring American sass and swing to the Silvesterkonzert" - Financial Times
Massenet: Cendrillon [Cinderella] (complete opera recorded in 2019) BLU-RAY
Glyndebourne Opera / Danielle de Niese, Kate Lindsey, Agnes Zwierko, Nina Minasyan / John Wilson (cond)
[ Opus Arte Blu-Ray / Blu-ray Disc - released 19/Jun/2020 ]
With its combination of enchanting love story and broad, burlesque comedy, Cendrillon is one of the great operatic fairy tales - a Cinderella that looks back to Charles Perrault's original story in all its richness and ambiguity. Massenet's sensuous...