Sydney Opera House Opening Concert 1973 (including a DVD of highlights from the concert)

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Sydney Opera House Opening Concert 1973 (including a DVD of highlights from the concert)
Birgit Nilsson (soprano) / Sydney Symphony Orchestra / Charles Mackerras

[ ABC Classics / 2 CD/DVD ]

Release Date: Monday 1 June 2009

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In September 1973 in front of a packed, emotion charged house Sir Charles Mackerras conducted the Sydney Symphony Orchestra in the first concert to be staged in the Concert Hall of the Sydney Opera House. The all-Wagner concert featured Wagnerian soprano of the twentieth century, Birgit Nilsson.

Included in this Australian Masters package are the entire concert on CD and a bonus DVD featuring television footage of the concert's second half.