Renee Fleming/Dmitri Hvorostovsky: A Musical Odyssey in St. Petersburg

Overview

Legendary soprano Renée Fleming and baritone vocalist Dmitri Hvvorostovsky team up for this concert of duets, arias, and songs performed in the palace theaters of St. Petersburg, Russia. The program, which highlights composers including Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky and Verdi, features selections including: the duets from Act IV of Il Trovatore and Act I of Simon Boccanegra; the final scene from Eugene Onegin; Natasha's Aria from Oprichnik, and much more. The State Hermitage Orchestra lends symphonic accompaniment ...
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Overview

Legendary soprano Renée Fleming and baritone vocalist Dmitri Hvvorostovsky team up for this concert of duets, arias, and songs performed in the palace theaters of St. Petersburg, Russia. The program, which highlights composers including Rachmaninov, Tchaikovsky and Verdi, features selections including: the duets from Act IV of Il Trovatore and Act I of Simon Boccanegra; the final scene from Eugene Onegin; Natasha's Aria from Oprichnik, and much more. The State Hermitage Orchestra lends symphonic accompaniment under the baton of Constantine Orbelian.
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Special Features

Thomas: Hamlet's Drinking Song from Hamlet - Bellini: "Casta diva" from Norma Rubinstein: Epitalama from Nero ; Tchaikovsky: Lisa's Aria from Pique Dame
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 9/7/2010
  • UPC: 044007434055
  • Original Release: 2010
  • Source: Decca
  • Region Code: 0
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Stereo
  • Sound: stereo
  • Language: English, Italiano, Russian
  • Time: 1:31:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 87,931

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Renée Fleming Soprano
Dmitri Hvorostovsky Baritone
Ivari Ilja Piano
Olga Kern Piano
Constantine Orbelian Conductor
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Renee Fleming/Dmitri Hvorotovsky: A Musical Odyssey in St. Petersburg
1. Opening Titles - Verdi: Duet from "ll Trovatore" [7:03]
2. Exploring St. Petersburg & the Winter Palace [9:27]
3. Verdi: Duet from "Simon Boccanegra" [13:48]
4. Alexander Nevsky Monstery Cemetery & the Yusupov Palace [3:54]
5. Tchaikovsky: At the Ball [2:39]
6. Rachmaninov: In the Silence of the Night [3:19]
7. Medtner: The Winter Evening [4:09]
8. Rachmaninov: Don't Sing to Me, Fair Maiden [5:43]
9. Spring Waters [2:28]
10. Tchaikovsky: Don Juan's Serenade [3:19]
11. Church of the Saviur on Spilled Blood & the Peterhof Palace [:24]
12. Yeletzki's Aria from "Pique Dame" [6:19]
13. Natasha's Aria from "Oprichnik" [6:08]
14. Final Scene from "Eugene Onegin" [3:30]
15. Closing Credits [15:05]
1. Thomas: Hamlet's Drinking Song from "Hamlet" [4:04]
2. Bellini: Casta diva from "Norma" [7:31]
3. Rubinstein: Epitalama from "Nero" [3:58]
4. Tchaikovsky: Lisa's Aria from "Pique Dame" [5:32]
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Disc #1 -- Renee Fleming/Dmitri Hvorotovsky: A Musical Odyssey in St. Petersburg
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