Summer Opera Sale - up to 60% off
Until 23rd August 2021, we're offering up to 60% off over 4,000 opera CDs, SACDs, DVDs and Blu-rays.
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Jorma Hynninen (baritone), Eeva-Liisa Saarinen (mezzo soprano), Matti Salminen (bass), Jorma Silvasti (tenor)
Finnish National Opera Orchestra, Finnish National Opera Chorus, Ulf Söderblom
3 CDsOriginal price ($24.25) Reduced price $19.50
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Matti Salminen (King Lear), Lilli Paasikivi (Cordelia), Taina Piira (Goneril), Satu Vihavainen (Regan), Petri Lindroos (Albany), Jorma Hynninen (Gloucester), Kai Pitkanen (Cornwall), Aki Alamikkotervo (The Fool), Sauli Tiilikainen (Edgar), Jorma Silvasti (Edmund) & Hannu Forsberg (France)
Sallinen's timing of the action seems to click into a higher gear forom the end of Act 1 Scene 2 where bastard Edmund 'deposes' Edgar from the Gloucester family inheritance. There is some classy... — More…
Jorma Hynninen (Topi) & Päivi Nisula (Riika)
Finnish National Opera Orchestra, Finnish National Opera Chorus & Tsuumi Dance Company, Mikko Franck (conductor) & Pekka Milonoff (stage director)
With musical intelligence and dramatic insight he projects a convincing mix of fortitude, desperation and helplessness...[Nisula's] edgy dramatic soprano is combined with first-rate acting skills...Franck... — More…