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Strauss: Elektra DVD (Festival d'Aix-en-Provence)

Strauss: Elektra DVD (Festival d'Aix-en-Provence)

Patrice Chéreau's production featuring Evelyn Herlitzius as Elektra with Esa-Pekka Salonen conducting the Orchestre de Paris.

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A new production from the Festival d'Aix-en-Provence, in coproduction with Teatro alla Scalla, Metropolitan Opera, Finnish National Opera, Gran Teatre del Liceu and the Staatsoper Unter den Linden. 

Composer: Richard Strauss
Klytämnestra: Waltraud Meier
Elektra: Evelyn Herlitzius
Chrysothemis: Adrianne Pieczonka
Aegisth: Tom Randle
Orest: Mikhail Petrenko


A film by Stéphane Metge

Orchestre du Paris

Conductor: Esa-Pekka Salonen

Stage Production: Patrice Chéreau

Set Design: Richard Peduzzi

Lighting: Dominique Bruguière

Costume Design: Caroline de Vivaise

Plus: Interview with Patrice Chéreau

Picture: 16:9
Sound: PCM stereo 2.0 / DD 5.1
Format: NTSC
Region code: 0 worldwide
Running Time: 110+23 mins
Subtitles: EN/DE/FR/IT/SP


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