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Christopher Purves (Protector), Barbara Hannigan (Agnès), Bejun Mehta (First Angel/Boy), Victoria Simmonds (Second Angel/Marie) & Allan Clayton (Third Angel/John), John Tomlinson (The Minotaur), Johan Reuter (Theseus), Christine Rice (Ariadne), Andrew Watts (Snake Priestess), Philip Langridge...

4 DVD Videos

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Contents:

Benjamin, G: Written on Skin

  • The Royal Opera Chorus & The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
  • George Benjamin (conductor) & Katie Mitchell (director)
  • Christopher Purves (Protector), Barbara Hannigan (Agnès), Bejun Mehta (First Angel/Boy), Victoria Simmonds (Second Angel/Marie) & Allan Clayton (Third Angel/John)
  • Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, March 2013

Birtwistle: The Minotaur

  • The Royal Opera Chorus & The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
  • Antonio Pappano (conductor) & Stephen Langridge (stage director)
  • John Tomlinson (The Minotaur), Johan Reuter (Theseus), Christine Rice (Ariadne), Andrew Watts (Snake Priestess), Philip Langridge (Hiereus), Amanda Echalaz (Ker), Rebecca Bottone, Pumeza Matshikiza, Wendy Dawn Thompson, Christopher Ainslie, Tim Mead (Innocents)
  • Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden on the 25th & 30th April and 3rd May 2008

Turnage: Anna Nicole

  • The Royal Opera Chorus & The Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
  • Antonio Pappano (conductor) & Richard Jones (director)
  • Eva-Maria Westbroek (Anna Nicole), Alan Oke (Old Man Marshall), Gerald Finley (The Lawyer Stern), Susan Bickley (Virgie), Jeremy White (Daddy Hogan), Loré Lixenberg (Cousin Shelley), Peter Hoare (Larry King), Rebecca de Pont Davies (Aunt Kay), Dominic Rowntree (Older Daniel), Allison Cook (Blossom), Andrew Rees (Doctor), Grant Doyle (Billy) & Wynne Evans (Mayor); John Parricelli (guitar), John Paul Jones (bass guitarist), Peter Erskine (drummer)
  • Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, 23 & 26 February 2011. Contains very strong language and scenes of a sexual nature.