|Arts Florissants / Azzaretti / Christie / Lully|
Atys (Opera Comique) DVDs (2011) Top Seller
Bernard Richter DVD movie This performance of Jean-Baptiste Lully's renowned opera Atys by the Opera Comique was recorded in 1987, and features such greats as Bernard Richter, Stephanie d'Oustrac, Emmanuelle de Negri, and Nicolas Rivenq in the leading roles.
With its unprecedented dramatic intensity, Atys was the first opera to feature a plot that revolved around love and the first French tragedy to kill off its lead character on stage. The opera was revived in 1985 when the Opera de Paris called on William Christie and the director Jean-Marie Villegier to stage a celebration of the tercentenary of Lully's death. Resurrected from the ashes, Atys was a key factor in the revival of French baroque music. In 2011, the Opera Comique once again presented Atys, and that production was filmed by FRA Musica for posterity. Featuring tenor Bernard Richter in the title role, supported by Christie and Les Arts Florissants and the amazing production created by Jean Marie Villegier, this film is nothing short of a masterpiece and a milestone in recorded ...
||Cmw / Harnoncourt / Haydn / Henschel / Richter|
Il Mondo della Luna (Theater an der Wien) Blu-ray (2010)
Bernard Richter movies buy This musical release from conductor Nikolaus Harnoncourt captures a live performance of Harnoncourt leading a performance of Joseph Haydn's opera Mondo della Luna at the Theater an der Wein. The performance features vocal performances by the likes of Bernard Richter and Vivica Genaux.
||Brc / Brunet / Bvso / Poulenc / Tcherniakov|
Dialogues des Carmelites (Bayerische Staatsoper) DVD (2010)
Bernard Richter videos DVDs purchase This musical release captures a live performance of Francis Poulenc's three-act opera DIALOGUES DES CARMELITES, recorded at the Bayerische Staatsoper in Munich in March of 2010, and featuring such vocalists at Alain Vernhes, Susan Gritton, and Bernard Richter in the leading roles.
Susan Gritton, Sylvie Brunet, Soile Isokoski, Susanne Resmark, Helene Guilmette, Bernard Richter, and Alain Vernhes ...