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Puccini: Manon Lescaut DVD (Metropolitan Opera) 2008

Puccini: Manon Lescaut DVD (Metropolitan Opera) 2008

Gina Lapinski's production conducted by James Levine, starring Marcello Giordani and Karita Mattila.
£15.99

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'Karita Mattila enacted the heroine's progress from gawky innocent to greedy charmer to tragic victim brilliantly.' Financial Times

 

'Giordani has all the ingredients to fill the role of the Met's star tenor: a remarkable range, a strong instrument, an attractive stage presence.'  Washington Post

 

Composer: Giacomo Puccini

Manon Lescaut: Karita Mattila

Lescaut: Dwayne Croft

Des Grieux: Marcello Giordani

Geronte: Dale Travis

Edmondo: Sean Panikkar

 

Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus

Conductor: James Levine 

Chorus master: Donald Palumbo

Production: Gina Lapinski

Set and Costume Design: Desmond Heeley

Lighting: Gil Wechsler

Host: Renée Fleming

 

Plus: Backstage at th Met with Renée Fleming, Karita Mattila and Marcello Giordani.

 

Picture: 16:9

Sound: LPCM stereo / DTS 5.1 Surround 

Format: NTSC

Region code: All regions

Running Time: 137 mins

Subtitles: EN/FR/DE/SP/IT 

Categories:

DVDs > Opera
Current Repertory > Manon Lescaut

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