2016/02/08

Gounod: Faust (1995 - Genève)



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Faust - Giuseppe Sabbatini
Méphistophélès - Samuel Ramey
Marguerite - Deborah Riedel
Valentin - Jeffrey Black
Siébel - Martine Mahé
Marthe - Claire Larcher
Wagner - Fabrice Raviola

Conductor - John Nelson
Orchestra - Orchestre de la Suisse Romande
Chorus - Grand Théâtre de Genève

Verdi: Il Trovatore (2002 - London)



Leonora: Veronica Villarroel
Azucena: Yvonne Naef
Manrico: José Cura
di Luna: Dmitri Hvorostovsky
Ferrando: Tomas Tomasson

Conductor: Carlo Rizzi

Verdi - Otello (1973 - film)



Otello: Jon Vickers
Desdemona: Mirella Freni
Iago: Peter Glossop
Cassio: Aldo Bottion
Emilia: Stefania Malagu
Roderigo: Michel Senechal

Chorus of the Berlin Opera
Berlin Philharmonic
Herbert Von Karajan

Bizet: Carmen (1967 - film)



Carmen - Grace Bumbry
Don José - Jon Vickers
Micaéla - Mirella Freni
Escamillo - Justino Diaz
Frasquita - Olivera Miljakovic
Mercédés - Julia Hamari
Moralés - Robert Kerns
Zuniga - Anton Diakov
Dancairé - Kurt Equiluz
Remendado - Milen Paunov

This spectacular opera film was taped in 1967 and is based on the 1966 Salzburg Festival production directed by Herbert von Karajan himself, who also conducts the fabulous Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra