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The Vienna State Opera's subscription service offers 45 live broadcasts a year for a monthly fee. The intention is to foster in your home a sense of the live occasion, as distinct from the mere provision of a video library.
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Vienna Symphony Orchestra; Teodor Currentzis; Patricia Kopatchinskaja
Gounod: Roméo et Juliette
Plácido Domingo; Jürgen Flimm; Vienna State Opera; Patrick Woodroffe; Birgit Hutter; Aida Garifullina; Juan Diego Flórez
Mozart: Don Giovanni
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Hérold: La Fille mal gardée
Vienna State Ballet; Simon Hewett
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Die tote Stadt at the Vienna State Opera features strong playing and singing but little drama.
To those unfamiliar with Victor Ullman’s Der Kaiser von Atlantis, oder Die Tod-Verweigerung, the story of the work’s inception is almost as gripping as the libretto itself.
From page to stage, the creation of a new opera often takes years. This is true of Alma Deutscher's first full-length opera Cinderella, so the fact that she has completed this ambitious project at the age of eleven is all the more remarkable.
Bronfman attacked the concerto with alacrity and a capacity to draw sound from the piano which was breathtaking.