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Rossini: Le Comte Ory (complete opera recorded in 2011) cover
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GIOACHINO ROSSINI
Rossini: Le Comte Ory (complete opera recorded in 2011)
Metropolitan Opera / Juan Diego Flórez, Diana Damrau, Joyce DiDonato / Maurizio Benini (cond)
[ Virgin Classics DVD / 2 DVD - released 12/Mar/2012 ]
"The terrific cast was headed by the tenor Juan Diego Flórez as Ory..The soprano Diana Damrau brought her lustrous, agile coloratura soprano voice, and charisma galore, to Adèle." (NY Times)
Donizetti: L'elisir d'amore (complete opera recorded in 1981) cover
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GAETANO DONIZETTI
Donizetti: L'elisir d'amore (complete opera recorded in 1981)
Metropolitan Opera / Luciano Pavarotti, Judith Blegen, Sesto Bruscantini, Brent Ellis / Nicola Rescigno
[ Decca DVD / DVD - released 19/Jul/2019 ]
Filmed in 1981, live from the Metropolitan Opera, Luciano Pavarotti sings Nemorino in Donizetti's comic opera. This one of his Pavarotti's most famous roles and here he sings it in his prime joined by an all-star ensemble: Judith Blegen sings the...
Rossini: La Cenerentola [Cinderella] (complete opera recorded in 2009) cover
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GIOACHINO ROSSINI
Rossini: La Cenerentola [Cinderella] (complete opera recorded in 2009)
Metropolitan Opera / Elina Garanca, Lawrence Brownlee, Simone Alberghini / Maurizio Benini (cond)
[ Deutsche Grammophon DVD / 2 DVD - released 12/Dec/2014 ]
"Garanca is something special. The voice, pure, warm, ample in power and range, she has achieved a mastery in Rossini's florid style, using no quick fixes...Benini's conducting is sure in its feeling for wit and elegance, and the orchestra respond"
Adams: Nixon in China (complete opera recorded in 2011) BLU-RAY & DVD cover
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JOHN ADAMS
Adams: Nixon in China (complete opera recorded in 2011) BLU-RAY & DVD
Metropolitan Opera / James Maddalena, Janis Kelly, Kathleen Kim, Robert Brubaker / John Adams
[ Nonesuch Classics Blu-Ray + DVD / 2 Blu-ray Disc/DVD - released 15/Dec/2014 ]
"James Maddalena brings baffled tenderness to the title role. Janis Kelly is a superb Pat Nixon, Russell Braun a noble Chou En-lai. Robert Brubaker's Mao is tetchy, while Kathleen Kim is an incendiary Madame Mao" (BBC Music)
Verdi: Rigoletto (Complete opera recorded in 1981) cover
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GIUSEPPE VERDI
Verdi: Rigoletto (Complete opera recorded in 1981)
Metropolitan Opera / Louis Quilico, Christiane Eda-Pierre, Luciano Pavarotti, Isola Jones / James Levine (cond)
[ Decca Music Group DVD / DVD - released 5/Nov/2014 ]
"Musically there's much to admire...The vocalism is strong and occasionally outstanding." Gramophone
Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin (complete opera recorded in 2007) cover
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PYOTR ILYICH TCHAIKOSVKY
Tchaikovsky: Eugene Onegin (complete opera recorded in 2007)
Metropolitan Opera / Renee Fleming, Elena Zaremba, Ramon Vargas, Dmitri Hvorostovsky / Valery Gergiev (cond)
[ Decca DVD / 2 DVD - released 28/Feb/2008 ]
'Miss Fleming's sympathetic, exquisitely sung Tatiana was a major achievement.' The New York Times
Lehar: Die Lustige Witwe [The Merry Widow] (complete opera recorded in January 2015) cover
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FRANZ LEHAR
Lehar: Die Lustige Witwe [The Merry Widow] (complete opera recorded in January 2015)
Metropolitan Opera / Renee Fleming, Nathan Gunn, Kelli O'Hara, Thomas Allen / Sir Andrew Davis (cond)
[ Decca DVD / DVD - released 10/Dec/2015 ]
"Davis keeps Lehar's effervescent score bubbling along and this would be the perfect, light-hearted operatic fare to see in the New Year...There's a great sense of fun running through the entire cast." Gramophone
Strauss, (R.): Der Rosenkavalier (complete opera recorded in 2017) cover
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RICHARD STRAUSS
Strauss, (R.): Der Rosenkavalier (complete opera recorded in 2017)
Metropolitan Opera / Renee Fleming, Elina Garanca, Gunther Groissbock, Erin Morley / Sebastian Weigle (cond)
[ Decca DVD / 2 DVD - released 26/Jan/2018 ]
"The dramatic chemistry between Ms. Fleming and Ms. Garanča came through in their every exchange" New York Times
Don Pasquale (complete opera recorded in 2010) BLU-RAY cover
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DONIZETTI
Don Pasquale (complete opera recorded in 2010) BLU-RAY
Metropolitan Opera / Anna Netrebko, Matthew Polenzani, John Del Carlo / James Levine (cond)
[ Deutsche Grammophone Blu-ray / Blu-ray Disc - released 26/May/2011 ]
A red hot ticket at the Metropolitan Opera in 2010/2011 was Donizetti's comic gem, Don Pasquale, with Anna Netrebko reviving Norina, the part that made her a star in New York.
MARBECKS COLLECTABLE: Verdi: Ballet Music cover
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Ades: The Exterminating Angel (complete opera recorded in 2017) cover
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Donizetti: Maria Stuarda (complete opera recorded in 2013) cover
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GAETANO DONIZETTI
Donizetti: Maria Stuarda (complete opera recorded in 2013)
Metropolitan Opera / Joyce DiDonato, Elza van den Heever, Matthew Polenzani / Maurizio Benini (cond)
[ Erato DVD / 2 DVD - released 7/Apr/2014 ]
"The two main protagonists brilliantly capture all the opera's drama and passion; DiDonato is magnificent and moving." Gramophone Magazine Editor's Choice August 2014
Donizetti: L'elisir d'amore (highlights from the opera recorded in 1990) cover
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GAETANO DONIZETTI
Donizetti: L'elisir d'amore (highlights from the opera recorded in 1990)
Kathleen Battle, Luciano Pavarotti, Leo Nucci, Enzo Dara, Dawn Upshaw / Chorus and Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera House, james Levine
[ Deutache Grammophon Australian Eloquence / CD - released 10/Jun/2018 ]
"Levine conducts a lively performance, Battle makes a sympathetic Adina, Dara is a thoroughly professional purveyor of the elixir … spirited virtuosity in the orchestral playing" Gramophone
Verdi: Il Trovatore (complete opera recorded in 2011) cover
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GIUSEPPE VERDI
Verdi: Il Trovatore (complete opera recorded in 2011)
Metropolitan Opera / Marcelo Álvarez, Sondra Radvanovsky, Dolora Zajick, Dmitri Hvorostovsky / Marco Armiliato (cond)
[ Deutsche Grammophon DVD / DVD - released 17/May/2012 ]
"Álvarez made a stalwart, passionate, masculine figure… Radvanovsky has all the technical devices necessary for Leonora, and she is, moreover, a passionate actress" (Opera Today)
Verdi: Otello (complete opera recorded in 2015) cover
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GIUSEPPE VERDI
Verdi: Otello (complete opera recorded in 2015)
Metropolitan Opera / Aleksandrs Antonenko, Sonya Yoncheva, Željko Lučić, Chad Shelton, Dimitri Pittas, Jennifer Johnson / Yannick Nézet-Séguin (cond)
[ Sony Classical DVD / DVD - released 24/Sep/2016 ]
Directed by the Tony Award winning and six time MET director, Bartlett Sher, this lavish production of Verdi's operatic masterpiece Otello features one of the most exciting young opera singers of her generation, Sonya Yoncheva, and the Metropolitan...
Verdi: Falstaff (complete opera recorded in December 2013) cover
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GIUSEPPE VERDI
Verdi: Falstaff (complete opera recorded in December 2013)
Metropolitan Opera / Ambrogio Maestri, Angela Meade, Franco Vassallo, Lisette Oropesa, Paolo Fanale / James Levine (cond)
[ Decca DVD / DVD - released 10/Oct/2015 ]
Verdi's brilliant final masterpiece Falstaff, in its first new Met production in 50 years -- and conducted by Met Music Director James Levine in his first new production since his return to his podium at the Met.
Puccini: La Boheme (complete opera directed by Franco Zeffirelli recorded in 2008) cover
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GIACOMO PUCCINI
Puccini: La Boheme (complete opera directed by Franco Zeffirelli recorded in 2008)
Metropolitan Opera / Angela Gheorghiu, Ramon Vargas, Ludovic Tezier, Ainhoa Arteta / Nicola Luisotti (Cond)
[ Warner Classics / DVD - released 29/Sep/2008 ]
"[Gheorghiu] was superb as Mimì… distinctive and alluring. She sang with extraordinary precision, subtlety, control, nuance, and, above all, musicality" (New York Sun).
Bellini: I Puritani (complete opera recorded in 2007) BLU-RAY cover
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VINCENZO BELLINI
Bellini: I Puritani (complete opera recorded in 2007) BLU-RAY
Metropolitan Opera / Anna Netrebko / Eduardo Valdes / Maria Zifchak / Patrick Summers (cond)
[ Deutsche Grammophon Blu-Ray / Blu-ray Disc - released 1/Jan/2009 ]
Blu-ray - Anna Netrebko's partners are the young American tenor Eric Cutler in the role of Arturo, the fine young Canadian bass-baritone John Relyea and the Italian baritone Franco Vassallo as Riccardo.
Verdi: Macbeth (complete opera recorded in 2014) cover
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VERDI
Verdi: Macbeth (complete opera recorded in 2014)
Metropolitan Opera / Anna Netrebko, Željko Luèiæ, René Pape, Joseph Calleja / Fabio Luisi (conductor)
[ Deutsche Grammophon DVD / 2 DVD - released 20/Oct/2015 ]
While the New York Times writes: "Lady Macbeth is causing a sensation at the Metropolitan Opera ... This was Ms. Netrebko's night"
Bellini: I Puritani (complete opera recorded in 2007) cover
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VINCENZO BELLINI
Bellini: I Puritani (complete opera recorded in 2007)
Metropolitan Opera / Anna Netrebko, Eric Cutler, Franco Vassallo / Patrick Summers (cond)
[ Deutsche Grammophon DVD / 2 DVD - released 28/Feb/2008 ]
"Netrebko has perhaps the most appealing stage presence among contemporary sopranos. She is a natural stage animal who can sing as she moves around the stage and interacts with her colleagues. Her sheer physicality on stage is awesome." (MusicWeb)