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Riccardo Chailly in Leipzig (4 DVDs)

Anne Schwanenwilms soprano | Petra-Maria Schnitzer soprano | Peter Seifert tenor | Martha Argerich piano | Alexandrina Pendatchanska soprano | Manuela Custer alto | Stefano Secco tenor | Mirco Palazzi bass | Massimiliano Pisapia | Franco Vassallo | Chiara Taigi | Anna Maria Chiuri | Eun Yee You
Gewandhausorchester Leipzig, GewandhausChor, Chor der Oper Leipzig, Leipziger Ballett
Riccardo Chailly

This DVD Box presents milestones of Riccardo Chailly’s time as chief conductor of the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. His inauguration concert with the Gewandhausorchester is as well included in this DVD collection as the legendary Schumann concert with Martha Argerich.

DVD 1 Inauguration Concert (121 mins)
Riccardo Chailly · Anne Schwanenwilms · Petra-Maria Schnitzer · Peter Seifert · Gewandhausorchester Leipzig · GewandhausChor · Chor der Oper Leipzig

Repertoire:
Felix Mendelssohn: Overture to A Midsummer Night’s Dream; Symphony No. 2 "Lobgesang"


DVD 2 Schumann: Argerich & Chailly (94 mins)
Riccardo Chailly · Martha Argerich · Gewandhausorchester Leipzig

Repertoire:
Robert Schumann: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 54; Symphony No. 4 in D minor, Op. 120


DVD 3 Rossini: Petite Messe Solennelle (85 mins)
Riccardo Chailly · Alexandrina Pendatchanska · Manuela Custer · Stefano Secco · Mirco Palazzi · Gewandhausorchester Leipzig · GewandhausChor · Chor der Oper Leipzig

Repertoire:
Gioachino Rossini: Le Petite Messe Solennelle


DVD 4 Verdi: Un Ballo In Maschera (137 mins)
Riccardo Chailly · Massimiliano Pisapia · Franco Vassallo · Chiara Taigi · Anna Maria Chiuri · Eun Yee You · Gewandhausorchester Leipzig · Leipziger Ballett · Chor der Oper Leipzig

Repertoire:
Giuseppe Verdi: Un Ballo In Maschera

Facts DVD

Item number
2064408
UPC number
880242644084
Region code
0
Picture format
NTSC 16:9
Sound format
PCM Stereo
Dolby Digital 5.1
dts 5.1
Release
Total running time
428 mins
Subtitles
English, French, German, Italian, Spanish
No. of discs
4