The largest staged Carmen to date receives competent rather than exciting performances from its Veronese cast.
A minimalist performance of Bizet’s beloved opera Carmen that fails to deliver the passion, heat, and atmosphere that this masterpiece requires.
Australia’s HANDA Opera on Sydney Harbour uses clever staging to support some excellent vocalism and musical direction in Carmen
The Bruckner Seventh Symphony is given an enjoyable if not particularly memorable reading by Welser-Möst and the Cleveland Orchestra.
Bizet’s perennial favorite opera, Carmen, has been seriously updated in this Barcelona performance. This performance features strong performances by its two leads, Uria Monzon and Alagna, while the minimalist sets detracts from some of the atmosphere of the drama.
This film version of the sexy, sultry, and memorable opera Carmen starring a young Plácido Domingo in his prime finally arrives on Blu-ray from Second Sight Films in the UK.