Shostakovich: Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk

Opus Arte: OA0965D

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Shostakovich: Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk

Label:

Opus Arte

Catalogue No:

OA0965D

Discs:

2

Release date:

30th Oct 2006

Barcode:

0809478009658

Medium:

DVD Video

Format:

NTSC

Region:

all
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Shostakovich: Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk

Recorded live in Het Muziektheater, Amsterdam in June 2006

Stage Director - Martin Kušej


Eva-Maria Westbroek (Katerina Izmailova), Christopher Ventris (Sergey), Carole Wilson (Aksinya), Vladimir Vaneev (Boris), Lani Poulson (Sonyetka), Ludovít Ludha (Zinovi), Alexandre Kravets (Shabby Peasant)

Chorus of De Nederlandse Opera & Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Mariss Jansons

DVD Video - 2 discs

$41.75

Usually despatched in 2 - 3 working days.

Bonus Feature: The Tragedy of Katerina Ismailova - A documentary film by Reiner E. Moritz, including interviews with Martin Kušej, Mariss Jansons and leading members of the cast.

WARNING: The strengths of this highly acclaimed production are largely due to its brutal and graphic portrayal of human emotions. Please be aware that the production contains stroboscopic light effects, nudity and scenes of a sexual and violent nature.

PICTURE FORMAT: 16:9

LENGTH: 236 Mins

SOUND: DTS SURROUND / LPCM STEREO

SUBTITLES: EN/FR/DE/ES/IT/NL

The Times

“a first-rate protagonist in Eva-Maria Westbroek, a Katerina of Jean Harlow-like allure, who had all the vocal power and stamina that the role demands”

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