Le nozze di Figaro 4K Ultra HD Blu-ray

25 Nov 2016

Barcode: 0880242729514

Composer: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Other participants: Wiener Philharmoniker · Dan Ettinger · Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor · Soloists: Luca Pisaroni · Anett Fritsch · Martina Janková · Adam Plachetka

Mozart’s Le nozze di Figaro is an unforgettable opera about love, desire and the primal force of uncontrollable passion. Concluding the Salzburg Festival’s highly successful Mozart / Da Ponte cycle, director Sven-Eric Bechtolf sets this emotional tour de force in a stately English country house during the 1920s. The renowned Vienna Philharmonic ensures an exceptional evening of music from Mozart’s birthplace.

“Everything about the show exuded immediacy and naturalness: the intriguingly updated production by the director Sven-Eric Bechtolf; the winning performances of a compelling cast; and the supple, glowing playing that the conductor Dan Ettinger drew from the Vienna Philharmonic…”. (The New York Times)

Recorded at Salzburg Festival, August 2015.