2015/07/12

Bellini: Norma (1974 - Orange)





Norma - Montserrat Caballé
Adalgisa - Josephine Veasey
Pollione - Jon Vickers
Oroveso - Agostino Ferrin
Clotilde - Marisa Zotti
Flavio - Gino Sinimberghi

Conductor Giuseppe Patanè
Orchestra - Teatro Regio di Torino
Chorus - Teatro Regio di Torino

Bizet: Carmen (1967 - film)




Carmen - Grace Bumbry
Don José - Jon Vickers
Micaéla - Mirella Freni
Escamillo - Justino Diaz
Frasquita - Olivera Miljakovic
Mercédés - Julia Hamari
Moralés - Robert Kerns
Zuniga - Anton Diakov
Dancairé - Kurt Equiluz
Remendado - Milen Paunov

This spectacular opera film was taped in 1967 and is based on the 1966 Salzburg Festival production directed by Herbert von Karajan himself, who also conducts the fabulous Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra

Verdi - Otello (1973 - film)



Otello: Jon Vickers
Desdemona: Mirella Freni
Iago: Peter Glossop
Cassio: Aldo Bottion
Emilia: Stefania Malagu
Roderigo: Michel Senechal

Chorus of the Berlin Opera
Berlin Philharmonic
Herbert Von Karajan

Leoncavallo: Pagliacci (1968 - Scala)




Canio - Jon Vickers
Nedda - Raina Kabaivanska
Tonio - Peter Glossop
Beppe - Sergio Lorenzi
Silvio - Rolando Panerai


Conductor Herbert von Karajan

Orchestra - Teatro alla Scala
Chorus - Teatro alla Scala