King Arthur

Overview

Composer Henry Purcell's five-act opera King Arthur is brought to life on stage in this release from EuroArts. Originally recorded for German television, King Arthur stars Michael Maertens in the title role and featues sopranos Isabel Rey and Barbara Bonney.
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Overview

Composer Henry Purcell's five-act opera King Arthur is brought to life on stage in this release from EuroArts. Originally recorded for German television, King Arthur stars Michael Maertens in the title role and featues sopranos Isabel Rey and Barbara Bonney.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/20/2005
  • UPC: 880242545084
  • Original Release: 2004
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  • Source: Euroarts
  • Region Code: 0
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Stereo / DTS
  • Sound: stereo, DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound, Dolby Digital 5.1 Surround
  • Language: Deutsche
  • Time: 2:49:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 79,615

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Henry Purcell: King Arthur
1. Opening [:27]
2. Overture [1:55]
3. "Hier Ist's , Wo Sie Ihr Heidnisch Wesen Treiben" [9:59]
4. Overture [1:33]
5. "Wota, Höre Uns!" [5:23]
6. "Wodewn, First to Thee" [8:55]
7. "Der Heiße, Rote Saft" [1:16]
8. "Come If You Dare" [3:14]
9. "'s ist Krieg! 's ist Krieg!" [1:26]
10. Air [:45]
11. "Wer bist du, Geist" [5:46]
12. "Hither this way" [2:15]
13. "Wohin nun führt der Weg?" [:58]
14. "Let not a moon-born elf" [1:44]
15. "Warum zieht dies Gezirpe sie nur an?" [:58]
16. "Come follow me" [3:29]
17. "Du kannst dich noch so fein" [4:16]
18. "How blest are shepherds" [4:22]
19. "Shepherd, shepherd, leave decoying" [3:11]
20. "Mein Arthur, sprich" [8:07]
21. Chaconne [2:50]
Disc #2 -- Henry Purcell: King Arthur
1. Air [1:10]
2. "Der Weg bis hierher ist gesichert" [7:25]
3. "We must work, we must haste" [2:39]
4. "Emmeline!" [7:01]
5. "You say, 'tis love" [5:34]
6. "Mein Fürst, riskant war es" [5:14]
7. The Frost Scene [6:30]
8. Prelude - "See, see, we assemble" [10:05]
9. "Gern erkenn ich deine Künste an" [3:27]
10. Hornpipe [:38]
11. Merlin's Intermezzo [3:30]
12. "Arthur, ich hab dich überall gesucht" [3:00]
13. "Oh, was kommt denn da?" [3:54]
14. "Mir rieseln Wonneschauer" [5:01]
15. Air [:37]
16. "Verflucht! Grimbald gefangen" [1:14]
17. "St. George, the patron of our isle!" [1:42]
18. "Gib dich geschlagen" [2:40]
19. Trumpet Tune [1:04]
20. "Endlich, endlich halt ich dich" [2:54]
21. "Ye blust'ring brethren of the skies" [3:58]
22. "Your hay it is mow'd" [2:46]
23. "Fairest isle" [2:58]
24. "Merlin, schlau hast du nur" [:38]
25. "How happy the lover" [6:40]
26. Credits [2:11]
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