Feel like starting your week with some opera?
Just in at the CFAL–James Levine: Celebrating 40 Years at the Met
The Met has recently celebrated the fortieth anniversary of James Levine’s debut as conductor at the Met. This box set contains 21 DVDs and 32 CDs featuring performances from Levine’s career. Included in this set are such highlights as:
- The Ghosts of Versailles: available on DVD for the first time, Levine directed the world premiere of this work at the Met to resounding success
- Lulu: from the 1980 performance starring Julia Megenes as Lulu
- Wozzeck: from the 2001 revival of this opera, featuring Falk Struckmann in the title role
- The Bartered Bride: a live 1978 telecast of the comedy’s return to the Met, starring Teresa Stratas
- Performances by Renee Fleming, Placido Domingo, Luciano Pavarotti, Leontyne Price, and Marilyn Horne
With 22 performances (including 11 full operas and additional concerts) available through DVD and CD, this collection provides you unparallelled access to the legendary career of Levine, and it’s all right here in the library!
A little teaser for you:
(don’t you want to see this in better quality in DVD? come check it out today!)