Metropolitan Opera Gala 1991 - 25th Anniversary at Lincoln Center

Metropolitan Opera Gala 1991 - 25th Anniversary at Lincoln Center

Cast: Kathleen Battle, Justino Diaz, Plácido Domingo, Mirella Freni

     
 

As mounted at New York's Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in 1991, this gala event enlists a veritable who's who of opera stars, including Plácido Domingo , Mirella Freni, Luciano Pavarotti, {SCheryl Studer and Leo Nucci, to commemorate the 25th Anniversary (1966-1991) of the Metropolitan Opera's presence at Lincoln Center. It features three opera extracts - Act…  See more details below

Overview

As mounted at New York's Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts in 1991, this gala event enlists a veritable who's who of opera stars, including Plácido Domingo , Mirella Freni, Luciano Pavarotti, {SCheryl Studer and Leo Nucci, to commemorate the 25th Anniversary (1966-1991) of the Metropolitan Opera's presence at Lincoln Center. It features three opera extracts - Act III from Rigoletto, Act III from Otello and Act II from Die Fledermaus - starring the said performers and many others, with accompaniment by the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Chorus and Ballet, under the baton of James Levine.

Product Details

Release Date:
06/21/2010
UPC:
0044007345825
Original Release:
1991
Source:
Deutsche Grammophon
Region Code:
0
Sound:
[stereo, DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound]
Time:
3:00:00
Sales rank:
39,805

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Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Kathleen Battle Actor
Justino Diaz Lago
Plácido Domingo Otello
Mirella Freni Desdemona
Ferruccio Furlanetto Actor
Nikolai Ghiaurov Sparafucile
Sherrill Milnes Actor
Leo Nucci Rigoletto
Luciano Pavarotti The Duke of Mantua
Hermann Prey Gabriel von Eisenstein
Samuel Ramey Actor
Cheryl Studer Gilda
Frederica Von Stade Actor
Birgitta Svenden Maddalena
Uwe Heilmann Cassio
Sondra Kelly Emilia
Paul Plishka Lodovico
Charles Anthony Roderigo
Dwayne Croft A Herald,Dr. Falke
Barbara Daniels Rosalinde
Gottfried Hornik Frank
Anne Sofie von Otter Prince Orlofsky
Barbara Kilduff Adele
Grace Millo Ida
Andrij Dobriansky Ivan
June Anderson Participant
Thomas Hampson Participant
Aprile Millo Participant
James Levine Conductor

Technical Credits

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Metropolitan Opera Gala 1991: 25th Anniversary at Lincoln Center - Rigoletto (Act lll)/Otello Act (lll)
1. Before the Performance: a Glimpse Behind the Scenes [3:06]
2. The National Anthem [1:23]
3. Rigoletto: Act lll [2:43]
4. Otello: Act lll [3:05]
Disc #2 -- The Metropolitan Opera Gala 1991: 25th Anniversary at Lincoln Center - Die Fledermaus (Act ll)/Gala Sequence
1. Die Fledermaus: Act ll [2:39]
12. Die Zauberflöte: "Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen" Hermann Prey [5:57]
13. La Grande-Duchesse de Gérolstein: "Ahl! que j'aime les militaires" Frederica Von Stade [4:52]
14. ll Barbiere di Siviglia: "Largo al factotum" Thomas Hampson [5:19]
15. Mignon: "Je suis Titania" June Anderson [6:52]
16. West Side Story: Maria - Sherrill Milnes [3:28]
17. Andrea Chénier: "La mamma morta" Aprile Millo [:25]
18. Don Giovanni: "Madamina, il Catalogo è questo" [6:29]
19. Linda di Chamounix: "O luce di quest'anima" Kathleen Battle [6:09]
20. Man of La Mancha: The Impossible Dream - Samuel Ramey [7:30]
21. Adriana Lecouvreur: lo son l'umile ancella" Mirella Freni [4:23]
22. La Bohème: "ln un coupé? ... O Mimì, tu più non torni" Luciano Pavarotti & Plácido Domingo [5:24]
23. Die Fledermaus: "Champagner hat's verschuldet" Entire Company [6:45]

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