Buy + Add To Wish List + $134.99 ($149.99)

Shipping time: In stock | Free shipping within the US
Walter Felsenstein (1901–1975), founder and general director of the Komische Oper in Berlin, was one of the twentieth century’s greatest creative theatre directors, who played a hugely important role in the revival of opera as a theatrical art form. A brilliant artist who directed over 190 productions during the course of his career, he was equally committed to the works, their creators, the ensemble and the audience. This unique edition brings together 7 opera films in a rare documentation that offers an insight into the theatrical work of a man whose legendary productions fascinated international audiences for decades. The films can now be experienced for the first time in carefully restored digital form.
Item number 101345
Barcode 807280134599
Release date 11/18/2008
Category Classical Music
Media type DVD VIDEO
Number of units 12
Disc: 1
1 Fidelio, Op. 72 (Komische Oper, 1956) (NTSC) 01:24:00 Equiluz, Kurt Rehfuss, Heinz Vienna State Opera Chorus Lehmann, Fritz Wiener Symphoniker Heppe, Leo Holm, Richard Laszlo, Magda Nollier, Claude Zimmer, Grete Hebenstreit, Wolfgang Schoner, Sonja Berger, Fritz Gross, Erwin Poll, Alfred Schiel, Hannes Tellering, Michael Payer, Harry Wieter, Georg
Disc: 2
1 The Cunning Little Vixen, JW I/9 (Komische Oper, 1 02:02:00 Neumann, Vaclav Arnold, Irmgard Asmus, Rudolf Enders, Werner Berlin Komische Oper Ballet Berlin Komische Oper Chorus Berlin Komische Oper Orchestra Hopp, Manfred Burgwinkel, Josef Folker, Frank Oehlmann, Christa Vetter, Karin Schob-Lipka, Ruth Rossler, Herbert Naujoks, Helga
Disc: 3
1 Don Giovanni, K. 527 (Komische Oper, 1966) (sung i 03:25:00 Melis, Gyorgy Kosler, Zdenek Schlemm, Anny Asmus, Rudolf Berlin Komische Oper Chorus Berlin Komische Oper Orchestra Rossler, Herbert Barlow, Klara Baum, Eva-Maria Hubner, Fritz Moulson, John
Disc: 5
1 Otello (Komische Oper, 1969) (sung in German) (NTS 02:21:00 Nocker, Hans Gunter Masur, Kurt Noack-von Kamptz, Christa Bauer, Vladimir Berlin Komische Oper Chorus Berlin Komische Oper Orchestra Rossler, Herbert Schmoock, Hanna Rogge, Hans-Otto Seufert, Peter Blasberg, Erich Kaschel, Horst-Dieter
Disc: 7
1 Les Contes d'Hoffmann (Komische Oper, 1970) (sung 02:43:00 Muszely, Melitta Nocker, Hans Gunter Asmus, Rudolf Enders, Werner Bauer, Vladimir Voigtmann, Karl-Fritz Berlin Komische Oper Chorus Berlin Komische Oper Orchestra Kaschel, Horst-Dieter Kuziemski, Sylvia Kreyssig, Uwe Kogel, Heinz Wroblewski, Alfred
Disc: 9
1 Barbe-bleue (Komische Oper, 1973) (sung in German) 02:49:00 Nocker, Hans Gunter Schlemm, Anny Arnold, Irmgard Asmus, Rudolf Noack-von Kamptz, Christa Enders, Werner Voigtmann, Karl-Fritz Berlin Komische Oper Chorus Berlin Komische Oper Orchestra Hopp, Manfred Schob-Lipka, Ruth Baum, Eva-Maria Rogge, Hans-Otto Czerny, Ingrid Polze, Helmut Bolicke, Evelyn Trekel-Burckhardt, Ute
Disc: 11
1 Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K. 49 03:36:00 Dene, Jozsef Oberfrank, Geza Asmus, Rudolf Enders, Werner Reinhardt-Kiss, Ursula Berlin Komische Oper Chorus Berlin Komische Oper Orchestra Folker, Frank Schob-Lipka, Ruth Kreyssig, Uwe Trekel-Burckhardt, Ute Falewicz, Magdalena Volker, Helmut Sternberger, Barbara Hasse, Inge Hoffmann, Annemarie
Write your own review
You must log in to be able to write a review
If you like WALTER FELSENSTEIN EDITION (Komische Oper, 1956-76) (NTSC), please tell your friends! You can easily share this page directly on Facebook, Twitter and via e-mail below.

You may also like.....

$35.99 ($39.99)
Wagner: Tristan und Isolde
$22.49 ($24.99)
Il Giardino Armonico: Music of the Italian Baroque
$22.49 ($24.99)
PENDERECKI: 7 Gates of Jerusalem (NTSC)
$22.49 ($24.99)
Live Concert From the Semper Opera, Dresden
MENDELSSOHN: Gala Concert from the Gewandhaus, Leipzig (NTSC) 100031 11/1/2000 $22.49 ($24.99)
MAHLER: Symphony No. 5 (NTSC) 100033 7/1/2000 $11.37 ($24.99)
SIBELIUS: Violin Concerto / FALLA: Nights in the Gardens of Spain (NTSC) 100035 7/1/2000 $22.49 ($24.99)
This item has been discontinued, and will no longer be available once out of stock.
STRAUSS I and II: Johann Strauss Gala (NTSC) 100025 7/1/2000 $22.49 ($24.99)
Salieri: Falstaff (Ntsc) 100023 7/1/2000 $35.99 ($39.99)
MOZART: Don Giovanni (NTSC) 100021 7/1/2000 $35.99 ($39.99)
Image Image Image Image
My account
My cart: 0 items