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Filmed in June 2013 during three extraordinary performances that took place during the Aldeburgh Festival, "Peter Grimes on Aldeburgh beach" takes place in the heart of the town that inspired it and is the film interpretation of Britten’s Peter…
Length
141 mins
Prog. No.
8792
The collection “Classic Archive” presents great performances by legendary artists, remastered using the latest digital technology and enhanced with commentary for today’s audiences. These jewels of music broadcasting have been salvaged from various…
Length
90 mins
Prog. No.
7996
Pandolfe, a country gentleman, has married Madame de la Haltière, an imperious countess. She and her daughters Noémie and Dorothée bully Pandolfe’s daughter from his first marriage, Lucette (know as Cendrillon), Pandolfe loves Cendrillon but is too…
Length
150 mins
Prog. No.
7972
This work recounts the story of the capture and crucifixion of Christ, using the words of the Holy Scriptures, often interrupted by the poetic interjections of the chorus – dramatic, lyrical and contemplative. The emotional variety and intensity are…
Length
177 mins
Prog. No.
7965
On 25 June 2010, conductor John Nelson led the Netherlands Radio Chamber Philharmonic, the Netherlands Radio Choir and the famous soloists Lisa Milne (soprano), Werner Güra (tenor), Matthew Rose (baritone), Lucy Crowe (soprano) and Jonathan Beyer…
Length
103 mins
Prog. No.
7937
For its first new production of the opera in 10 years, Glyndebourne welcomes back the winning team of director Jonathan Kent and designer Paul Brown. Mozart’s second collaboration with the mercurial librettist Lorenzo da Ponte is among the very…
Length
170 mins
Prog. No.
7936
Under the baton of Michel Plasson, a Massenet specialist, Jonas Kaufmann and Sophie Koch perform one of opera's most touching love stories. In Massenet's masterpiece, tears never cease to flow from the very moment the moonlight idyll is revealed and…
Length
150 mins
Prog. No.
7928
In this elegiac universe, the arias sung by Amina, the kind-hearted young sleep-walker, are pure miracles of lunar poetry. For the first time at the Paris Opera Natalie Dessay sings one of the most beautiful roles of Italian romanticism. What a sense…
Length
135 mins
Prog. No.
7927
“The Cunning Little Vixen” is Janáček’s lightest opera, and, despite the titular vixen’s death at the end of the work. The composer moved away from the more conversational style of previous and subsequent operas in favor of a more folk-like-style,…
Length
101 mins
Prog. No.
7838
The „Il Trionfo del Tempo e del Disinganno" plot couldn’t be simpler: Time and Disillusion try to convince Beauty to abandon Pleasure for less fleeting gratifications. Krzysztof Warlikowski has taken Handel’s first oratorio, written when he was just…
Length
138 mins
Prog. No.
7529