Fidelio (Opernhaus Zürich)

Overview

Katharina Thalbach produced and directed for the stage this 2008 interpretation of Ludwig van Beethoven's 1814 opera Fidelio, mounted at the opernhaus zürich - with the luminous Melanie Diener in the double role of Leonore and Fidelio, Roberto Saccà as Florestan, Kresimir Strazanac as Don Fernando and Lucio Gallo as Don Pizarro. The Zurich Opera Chorus and Orchestra provide musical accompaniment, with Bernard Haitink serving as musical director and Ernst Raffelsberg as chorus master; Ezio Toffolutti designed the ...
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Overview

Katharina Thalbach produced and directed for the stage this 2008 interpretation of Ludwig van Beethoven's 1814 opera Fidelio, mounted at the opernhaus zürich - with the luminous Melanie Diener in the double role of Leonore and Fidelio, Roberto Saccà as Florestan, Kresimir Strazanac as Don Fernando and Lucio Gallo as Don Pizarro. The Zurich Opera Chorus and Orchestra provide musical accompaniment, with Bernard Haitink serving as musical director and Ernst Raffelsberg as chorus master; Ezio Toffolutti designed the sets.
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Special Features

Illustrated synopsis; Cast gallery
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 4/27/2010
  • UPC: 809478010234
  • Original Release: 2008
  • Source: Bbc / Opus Arte
  • Region Code: 0
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Stereo / DTS
  • Sound: stereo, DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound
  • Language: English
  • Time: 2:30:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 71,260

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Melanie Diener Leonore/Fidelio
Roberto Saccà Florestan
Kresimir Strazanac Don Fernando
Lucio Gallo Don Pizarro
Alfred Muff Rocco
Sandra Trattnigg Marzelline
Christoph Strehl Marzelline, Jaquino
Bernard Haitink musical director
Technical Credits
Felix Breisach Director
Bernard Haitink Musical Direction/Supervision
Roland Ott Executive Producer
Ángela Álvarez Rilla Producer
Ezio Toffolutti Set Decoration/Design
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Fidelio
1. Opening [:47]
2. Overture [6:58]
3. No 1 Duet Jetzt, Schätzchen, Jetzt Sind Wir Allein [6:14]
4. No 2 Aria O Wär Ich Schon Mit Dir Vereint [6:13]
5. No 3 Quartet Mir Ist So Wunderbar [5:19]
6. No 4 Aria Hat Man Nicht Auch Gold Beineben [4:36]
7. No 5 Trio Gut, Söhnchen, Gut [7:10]
8. No 6 March [3:44]
9. No 7 Aria & Chorus Ha, Welch Ein Augenblickl [4:43]
10. No 8 Duet Jetzt, Alter, Jetzt Hat Es Eilel [5:43]
11. No 9 Recitative Abscheulicherl Wo Wilst Du Hin? [2:12]
12. & Aria Komm, Hoffnung, Lass Den Letzten Stern [8:00]
13. No 10 Finale O Welche Lust [6:33]
14. Nun Sprecht, Wie Ging 's? [5:48]
15. Ach, Vater, Elit! [3:01]
16. Leb Wohl, Du Warmes Sonnenlicht [4:18]
17. No 11 Recitative Gott! Welch Dunkel Hier! [5:17]
18. & Aria In Des Lebens Frühlingstagen [5:01]
19. No 12 Melodrama Wie Kalt Ist Es [1:29]
20. & Duet Nur Hurtig Fort, Nur Frisch Gegraben [6:00]
21. No 13 Trio Euch Werde Lohn In Bessern Welten [7:01]
22. No 14 Quartet Er Sterbel [5:25]
23. No 15 Duet O Namenlose, Freudel [2:56]
24. Leonore Overture No 3 Op 72a [14:27]
25. No 16 Finale Heil Sei Dem Tag [6:50]
26. O Gott! Welch Ein Augenblick! [2:58]
27. Wer Win Holdes Weib Errungen [7:25]
28. Curtain Calls and Credits [:56]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Fidelio
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      Stereo
      DTS Surround
   Chapters
      Act 1
      Act 2
   Extras
      Synopsis
      Cast Gallery
   Set-Up
      Audio
         Stereo
         DTS Surround
      Subtitles
         English
         Français
         Deutsch
         Español
         Subtitles: None
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