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Summer Opera Sale - up to 60% off

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  • Mika Kares (Bluebeard), Szilvia Vörös (Judith), Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra, Susanna Mälkki

    Both Kares and Vörös offer a subtle, understated approach…As well as conveying the piece’s taut structure and the orchestral writing’s sheer sweep, conductor Susanna Mälkki seeks out the detail... More…

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    Original price ($16.00) Reduced price $12.75

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  • Barbara Hannigan (Elle), Ekaterina Gubanova (Judit), John Relyea (Bluebeard)

    Paris Opera Orchestra, Esa-Pekka Salonen, Krzysztof Warlikowski

    A solid, uncontroversial staging of Duke Bluebeard’s Castle which works well – with two outstanding performers – bonded to a perverse one of Poulenc’s monodrama which does not. More…

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  • Michelle DeYoung (mezzo), John Relyea (bass)

    Bergen Philharmonic Orchestra, Edward Gardner

    Gardner is extremely good at the ‘big moments’…But Bartok seeks extreme, unspoken reaches of the soul and the Bergen Philharmonic does not always seem to seek them with him…The two singers are... More…

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    Original price ($16.00) Reduced price $13.75

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  • Sally Burgess (Judith), Sir John Tomlinson (Duke Bluebeard/Minstrel)

    Opera North Orchestra, Richard Farnes

    This new version… is splendidly recorded, and Farnes coaxes some superb playing from the orchestra. Sally Burgess makes a fine Judith, bringing out the firmness of her love for Bluebeard, as... More…

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    Original price ($11.00) Reduced price $9.25

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  • Sir John Tomlinson (Bluebeard), Michelle DeYoung (Judith) & Juliet Stevenson (narrator)

    Philharmonia Orchestra & Philharmonia Voices, Esa-Pekka Salonen

    Salonen conducts a taut, luxuriant reading that captures the score’s majesty and mystery. John Tomlinson’s Bluebeard makes up in histrionic heft what he has lost in vocal poise, but is overshadowed... More…

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  • Gustáv Belácek (bass) & Andrea Meláth (mezzo-soprano)

    Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Marin Alsop

    …the performance is greatly helped by fine playing from the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, and Alsop's sweepingly dramatic view of the score. The vocal contributions, however, are less distinguished. More…

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  • Barbara Hannigan (Elle), Ekaterina Gubanova (Judit), John Relyea (Bluebeard)

    Paris Opera Orchestra, Esa-Pekka Salonen, Krzysztof Warlikowski

    A solid, uncontroversial staging of Duke Bluebeard’s Castle which works well – with two outstanding performers – bonded to a perverse one of Poulenc’s monodrama which does not. More…

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    DVD Video

    Original price ($40.25) Reduced price $32.25

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