Various Artists - 5 Great Operas

 (Limited Edition Box)


Label:

Deutsche Grammophon/ Decca (Esoteric)

Genre:

Classical

Product No.:
CDGR 90109-17 SA
Availability:
Limited Stock
Category:

SACD Box Set


No. of Discs: 9
Note: Hybrid Stereo

$625.00

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Only 2,000 sets worldwide! Don't miss out!

Limited edition deluxe slip-cover SACD box set!

Featuring Esoteric's proprietary remastering process to achieve the highest level of sound quality!

Japanese pressing, deluxe digi-pak packaging, THE definitive classical performance on SACD!

This box set includes five great operas including Mozart's "Die Zauberflote," Weber's "Der Freischutz," "Verdi's "Il Trovatore," Mascagni's "Cavalleria Rusticana," and Leoncavallo's "I Pagliacci."

Mozart's "Die Zauberflote" is performed by the Wiener Philharmoniker and conducted by Sir Georg Solti. It was recorded on October 1969 at Sofiensaal, Vienna.

Weber's "Der Freischutz" is performed by the Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks and conducted by Rafael Kubelik. It was recorded on November 1979 at Herkulessaal, Munich.

Verdi's "Il Trovatore" is performed by the Coro e Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano and conducted by Tullio Serafin. It was recorded on July 1962 at Teatro alla Scala, Milano.

Mascagni's "Cavalleria Rusticana" is performed by the Coro e Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano and conducted by Herbert von Karajan. It was recorded on September 29, 1965 at Teatro alla Scala, Milano.

Leoncavallo's "I Pagliacci" is performed by the Coro e Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano and conducted by Herbert Von Karajan. It was recorded on October 5, 1965 at Teatro alla Scala, Milano.

Classical masterpiece collection:
The reissue of classical music masterpieces by Esoteric has attracted a lot of attention, both for its uncompromising commitment to recreating the original master sound, and for using Hybrid Super Audio CD (SACD) technology to improve sound quality. This series marks the first hybrid SACD release of historical recording selections that have been mainstays of the catalog since their initial release.

Box Set Includes:

Mozart: Die Zauberflöte (Discs 1, 2 & 3)
Wiener Philharmoniker
Conducted by Sir Georg Solti

Weber: Der Freischütz (Discs 4 & 5)
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks
Conducted by Rafael Kubelik

Verdi: Il Trovatore (Discs 6 & 7)
Coro e Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano
Conducted by Tullio Serafin

Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana (Disc 8 & 9)
Leoncavallo: I Pagliacci
Coro e Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano
Conducted by Herbert von Karajan




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