Salome (The Metropolitan Opera)

Overview

The Metropolitan Opera mounted this 2008 production of Richard Strauss's 1905 Salome, with a cast that includes Karita Mattila in the title role, Joseph Kaiser as Narraboth, Kim Begley as Herod and Ildikó Komlósi as Herodias. Jürgen Flimm designed the production, Santo Loquasto created the sets and costumes, and Doug Varone choreographed., with Barbara Willis Sweete directing for the stage. The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Chorus and Ballet lend support under the baton of Patrick Summers, with Donald Palumbo ...
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Overview

The Metropolitan Opera mounted this 2008 production of Richard Strauss's 1905 Salome, with a cast that includes Karita Mattila in the title role, Joseph Kaiser as Narraboth, Kim Begley as Herod and Ildikó Komlósi as Herodias. Jürgen Flimm designed the production, Santo Loquasto created the sets and costumes, and Doug Varone choreographed., with Barbara Willis Sweete directing for the stage. The Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, Chorus and Ballet lend support under the baton of Patrick Summers, with Donald Palumbo serving as chorus master.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 1/25/2011
  • UPC: 886978066398
  • Original Release: 2008
  • Source: Sony Classics
  • Presentation: Stereo
  • Sound: stereo, Digital Theater Systems
  • Time: 1:46:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 42,995

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Joseph Kaiser Narraboth
Lucy Schaufer The Page
Keith Miller First Soldier
Richard Bernstein Second Soldier
Juha Uusitalo Jochanan
David Won A Cappadocian
Karita Mattila Salome
Reveka Evangelia Mavrovitis A Slave
Kim Begley Herod
Ildiko Komlosi Herodais
Allan Glassman First Jew
Mark Schowalter Second Jew
Adam Klein Third Jew
John Easterlin Fourth Jew
James Courtney Fifth Jew
Morris Robinson First Nazarene
Donovan Singletary Second Nazarene
Reginald Braithwaite Executioner
Patrick Summers Conductor
Technical Credits
Barbara Willis Sweete Director
Louisa Briccetti Producer
Peter Gelb Executive Producer
Santo Loquasto Costumes/Costume Designer
Doug Varone Choreography
Victoria Warivonchik Producer
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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Salome
1. Opening [2:13]
2. Wie Schön ist die Prinzessin Salome heute Nacht! [2:51]
3. Nach mir wird Einer Kommen, der ist stärker als ich [2:23]
4. Ich will nicht bleiben. Ich kann nicht bleiben [1:45]
5. Siehe, der Herr ist gekommen, des Menschen Sohn ist nahe [3:48]
6. Dur wirst das für mich tun, Narraboth, nicht wahr? [3:08]
7. Wo ist er, dessen Sündenbecher jetzt voll ist? [4:33]
8. Er ist schrecklich. Er ist wirklich schrecklich [4:40]
9. Jochanaan! Ich bin verliebt in deinen Leib, Jochanaan! [7:13]
10. Niemals, Tochter Babylons, Tochter Sodoms [1:33]
11. Geh, such' ihn. Such' ihn! [3:26]
12. Orchestral Interlude [3:46]
13. Wo ist Salome? Wo ist die Prinzessin? [3:52]
14. Salome, komm, trink Wein mit mir [3:13]
15. Ich sage dir, du hast Angst vor ihm [2:47]
16. Siehe, der Tag is nahe, der Tag des Herrn [4:55]
17. Tanz für mich, Salome [4:22]
18. Salomes Tanz (Dance of the Seven Veils) [8:40]
19. Ah! Herrlich! Wundervoll, wundervoll! [4:32]
20. Der Kopf eines Mannes, der vom Rumpf getrennt ist [2:43]
21. Salome, bedenk, was du tun willst [3:15]
22. Man soll ihr geben, was sie verlangt! [1:56]
23. Es ist kein Laut zu vernehmen [2:23]
24. Ah! Du wolltest mich nicht deinen Mund küssen lassen [12:07]
25. Sie ist ein Ungeheuer, deine Tochter [1:06]
26. Ah! Ich habe deinen Mund geküsst, Jochanaan [4:45]
27. Bows and Closing Credits [4:21]
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Menu

Disc #1 -- Salome
   Play Opera
   Scene Selection
   Set Up
      Audio
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      Subtitles
         English
         Français
         Deutsch
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