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Metropolitan Opera Gala 1991 - 25th Anniversary at Lincoln Center

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 ...
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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.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/21/2010
  • UPC: 044007345825
  • Original Release: 1991
  • Source: Deutsche Grammophon
  • Region Code: 0
  • Aspect Ratio: Pre-1954 Standard (1.33.1)
  • Presentation: Stereo / DTS
  • Sound: stereo, DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound
  • Language: English, Deutsche, Français, Español
  • Time: 3:00:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 21,191

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Kathleen Battle
Justino Diaz Lago
Plácido Domingo Otello
Mirella Freni Desdemona
Ferruccio Furlanetto
Nikolai Ghiaurov Sparafucile
Sherrill Milnes
Leo Nucci Rigoletto
Luciano Pavarotti The Duke of Mantua
Hermann Prey Gabriel von Eisenstein
Samuel Ramey
Cheryl Studer Gilda
Frederica Von Stade
Birgitta Svenden Participant
Uwe Heilmann Participant
Sondra Kelly Participant
Paul Plishka Participant
Charles Anthony Participant
Dwayne Croft Participant, Participant
Barbara Daniels Participant
Gottfried Hornik Participant
Anne Sofie von Otter Participant
Barbara Kilduff Participant
Grace Millo Participant
Andrij Dobriansky Participant
June Anderson Participant
Thomas Hampson Participant
Aprile Millo Participant
James Levine Conductor
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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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Disc #1 -- Metropolitan Opera Gala 1991: 25th Anniversary at Lincoln Center - Rigoletto (Act lll)/Otello Act (lll)
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Disc #2 -- The Metropolitan Opera Gala 1991: 25th Anniversary at Lincoln Center - Die Fledermaus (Act ll)/Gala Sequence
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      Gala Sequence
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      English
      Deutsch
      Français
      Castellano
      Chinese
      Subtitles: Off
   Audio
      PCM Stereo
      DTS 5.1
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