Below is a list of all In Stock Classical Blu-Ray Disc titles.
Britten: Peter Grimes (complete opera filmed on Aldeburgh beach in 2013) BLU-RAY
Alan Oke, Giselle Allen, David Kempster / Guildhall School of Music & Drama & Britten-Pears Orchestra, Steuart Bedford
[ Arthaus Blu-ray / Blu-ray - released 10/Feb/2019 ]
GRAMOPHONE MAGAZINE AWARD NOMINATION 2014
CILEA / LEONCAVALLO / MASCAGNI / PUCCINI / VERDI
Summer Night Concert 2018 BLU-RAY
Anna Netrebko (soprano) / Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Valery Gergiev
[ Sony Classical Blu-ray / Blu-ray - released 25/Jul/2018 ]
Anna Netrebko and Valery Gergiev reunite in the SommernachsKonzert 2018. Gergiev conducts the Vienna Philharmonic with Netrebko performing arias from Cilea, Puccini, and Leoncavallo.
Bizet: Carmen (complete opera recorded in 2014) BLU-RAY
Arena di Verona / Ekaterina Semenchuk, Irina Lungu, Carlo Ventre, Carlos Álvarez, Francesca Micarelli / Henrik Nánási (cond)
[ Bel Air Classiques Blu-ray / Blu-ray - released 20/Jul/2017 ]
"This is picture-postcard opera … It's traditional, it's colourful." Gramophone
Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring
Barbara Hannigan (soprano) London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle
[ LSO Live / Blu-ray - released 24/Nov/2017 ]
Sir Simon Rattle is joined by virtuosic soprano Barbara Hannigan for a modernist programme that showcases the immense capabilities of the London Symphony Orchestra. At the heart of this concert is The Rite of Spring. Once decried, it is now a...
LIGETI / WAGNER / ELGAR / STRAVINSKY
Sir Simon Rattle & Sol Gabetta (Recorded live at Festspielhaus Baden-Baden, 2014) BLU-RAY
Sol Gabetta (cello) / Berliner Philharmoniker [Berlin Philharmonic], Simon Rattle
[ EuroArts Blu-ray / Blu-ray - released 10/Apr/2017 ]
"Overall then this is rather more than a souvenir of a very good concert, for it enshrines four performances each of which is worth not only hearing, but rehearing." MusicWeb Feb 2017
Bizet: Carmen (Complete opera recorded in 2017) BLU-RAY
Bregenzer Festspiele / Gaëlle Arquez, Daniel Johansson, Scott Hendricks, Elena Tsallagova / Paolo Carignani (cond)
[ C-Major BLU-RAY / Blu-ray - released 24/Sep/2017 ]
"The French singer Gaëlle Arquez proves to be a lucky find. Not only her massive, shimmering mezzo-soprano is convincing, but her high-quality acting skills as well." Salzburger Nachrichten
Rossini: L'Italiana In Algeri (complete opera recorded in 2018) BLU-RAY
Salzburg Festival / Cecilia Bartoli, Ildar Abdrazakov, Edgardo Rocha, Alessandro Corbelli, José Coca Loza / Jean-Christophe Spinosi (cond)
[ C Major Blu-Ray / Blu-ray - released 9/Aug/2019 ]
"The role of Isabella is sung to perfection by Cecilia Bartoli - a clever, independent woman with an adventurous streak" (New York Times). Bartoli's superb performance in Gioachino Rossini's L'Italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers) at...
GRIME / ADES / BIRSTWISTLE / KNUSSEN / ELGAR
This Is Rattle
Christian Tetzlaff (violin) London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle
[ LSO Blu-ray / 2 Blu-ray - released 6/Sep/2019 ]
Sir Simon Rattle's arrival in London heralded a new era for the LSO, and the ten day festival that opened his inaugural season as the Orchestra's Music Director wowed critics and audiences alike, going on to win the prestigious Royal Philharmonic...
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
Vaccaj: Giulietta e Romeo (complete opera recorded in 2018) BLU-RAY
La Scala Opera / Bruno Taddia, Filippo Morace, Laura Giordano, Pietro Adaini / Federico Maria Sardelli (cond)
[ Dynamic Blu-Ray / Blu-ray - released 1/Aug/2019 ]
"Raffaella Lupinacci's characterful, fruity mezzo is matched by detailed and lively acting, and Leonor Bonilla brings a bright, elegant soprano and oodles of charm to Giulietta." Gramophone DVD/Blu-ray of the Month July 2019
LA Phil 100: The Los Angeles Philharmonic Centennial Birthday Gala (Blu-ray)
Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, Zubin Mehta, Esa-Pekka Salonen, Gustavo Dudamel
[ C Major / Blu-ray - released 17/Apr/2020 ]
"A century to the day after the orchestra's first concert on 24th October 1919, the centennial season culminates in a "splashy gala night" (San Francisco Classical Voice) at the Walt Disney Concert Hall with the current and former chief conductors...
PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOSVKY
Tchaikovsky: Pique Dame (complete opera recorded in 2017) BLU-RAY
Dutch National Opera / Misha Didyk, Alexey Markov, Vladimir Stoyanov / Mariss Jansons (cond)
[ C Major Blu-ray / Blu-ray - released 9/Mar/2018 ]
"Musically, standards are extremely high, led by Mariss Jansons's inspired presence in the pit...Aksenova sings a steely Lisa..Diadkova is remarkable as the Countess - singing rather than growling her role." Gramophone Blu-ray of the Month March 2018
Natalia Osipova with various artists & various ballet companies
Natalia - Force of Nature: Portrait of dance superstar Natalia Osipova BLU-RAY
[ Opus Arte Blu-ray / Blu-ray - released 20/Feb/2020 ]
An in-depth portrait of dance superstar Natalia Osipova directed by BAFTA winning filmmaker Gerry Fox. Force of Nature Natalia follows a season in the life of dance superstar Natalia Osipova. .
Deutscher: Cinderella (complete recorded in 2017) BLU-RAY
Opera San Jose / Vanessa Becerra, Jonas Hacker, Nathan Stark, Karin Mushegain / Jane Glover (cond)
[ Sony Classical Blu-ray / Blu-ray - released 18/Dec/2018 ]
"As a dramatic construct, the opera's a marvel for one so young...Deutscher starts with two gifts on her side: natural talent (I'll avoid the word genius) and sincerity. Cinderella may be pastiche, but at the same time nothing is fake." BBC Music
Swan Lake (Complete ballet choreographed by Rudolf Nureyev recorded in 2005)
Paris Opera Ballet / Agnes Letestu / Jose Martinez / Karl Paquette / Muriel Halle / Velo Pahn (cond)
[ Opus Arte DVD / Blu-ray - released 7/Feb/2007 ]
'…their [Agnès Letestu & José Martinez] dancing was sensational, and Letestu in particular was magnificent. She was soft, lyrical yet aristocratic as Odette, as befits her slender, long-limbed body and her mime scene was of intense beauty. … Letestu...
DVORAK / TCHAIKOVSKY / RACHMANINOV / HUMPERDINCK / STRAVINSKY
Summer Night Concert 2017 BLU-RAY
Renee Fleming (soprano) / Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Christoph Eschenbach
[ Sony Classical Blu-ray / Blu-ray - released 10/Jul/2017 ]
Fairytales and myths have inspired composers from time immemorial, and audiences, too, have invariably been enthralled by the unending struggle between good and evil. Central to the Vienna Philharmonic's 2017 Summer Night Concert are German, French,...
DONIZETTI / BELLINI / MOZART / PONCHIELLI / VERDI / PUCCINI / ROSSINI
Casta Diva: Famous Italian Arias and Scenes BLU-RAY
Roberto Alagna, Angela Gheorghiu, Thomas Hampson, Yvonne Kenny, Eva Marton, Ann Murray, Dame Joan Sutherlan and others
[ Arthaus Musik Blu-Ray / Blu-ray - released 10/Feb/2019 ]
This collection of Famous Arias and Scenes, opera's finest, most exciting moments, will dazzle opera lovers and newcomers alike.
PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOVSKY
Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker (complete ballet recorded in 2016) BLU-RAY
The Royal Ballet / Lauren Cuthbertson, Federico Bonelli, Francesca Hayward, Alexander Campbell / Boris Gruzin (cond)
[ Opus Arte Blu-ray / Blu-ray - released 28/Nov/2017 ]
The Royal Ballet's The Nutcracker is the quintessential Christmas ballet. When her nutcracker toy comes to life, young Clara is transported by the magician Drosselmeyer to a magical world of excitement and delight. Lauren Cuthbertson and Federico...
Verdi: La Traviata (recorded live Covent Garden in 2019) BLU-RAY
Royal Opera / Ermonela Jaho, Charles Castronovo, Placido Domingo / Chorus & Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Antonello Manacorda
[ Opus Arte Blu-ray / Blu-ray - released 10/Sep/2019 ]
Verdi based La traviata on Alexandre Dumas fils's novel and play La Dame aux camélias, inspired by the life and death of the real Parisian courtesan Marie Duplessis. One of the most popular of all operas, the 2018/2019 season featured 151 productions...
Puccini: La Boheme (recorded live Covent Garden in 2018) BLU-RAY
Royal Opera / Michael Fabiano (Rodolfo), Nicole Car, Mariusz Kwiecien, Nadine Sierra, Florian Sempey / Antonio Pappano (cond)
[ Opus Arte Blu-ray / Blu-ray - released 1/Sep/2018 ]
A penniless poet, a young seamstress, and a lost key: Puccini's passionate opera tells the story of a captivating romance set against the background of 19th-century Paris. The luscious score, with its soaring melodies and rich orchestration, brings...