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Bizet: Carmen DVD (The Royal Opera) 2007

Bizet: Carmen DVD (The Royal Opera) 2007

Sultry terracotta walls surround the action of Francesca Zambello’s spectacular production, with Anna Caterina Antonacci a live-wire Carmen and Jonas Kaufmann a dangerously volatile Don Josè.
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Description

With Anna Caterina Antonacci and Jonas Kaufmann bringing rare erotic intensity to the drama of Carmen and Don José, this new Royal Opera production is a darkly passionate reading of one of the world's favourite operas. Under the baton of Music Director Antonio Pappano, Georges Bizet's irresistible score drives the tragedy forward - powering a landmark staging of a musical masterpiece. Filmed in HD widescreen.

 

Find out more about the production

 

Music: Georges Bizet

Carmen: Anna Caterina Antonacci

Don José: Jonas Kaufmann

Escamillo: Ildebrando D'Arcangelo

Micaëla: Norah Amsellem

 

The Royal Opera Chorus

Chorus Director: Renato Balsadonna

The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House

Concert Master: Peter Manning

Conductor:  Antonio Pappano

Stage Director: Francesca Zambello

Designs: Tanya McCallin

Choreography: Arthur Pita

 

 

Picture: 16:9

Sound: LPCM Stereo / DTS 5.1 Surround

Format: NTSC

Region code: 0 (worldwide)

Running Time: 152 mins  

Subtitles: EN/FR/DE/ES/CH

Categories:

DVDs > Opera
Current Repertory > Jonas Kaufmann
DVDs > From the Royal Opera House

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