Monteverdi: Orpheus - Odysseus - Poppea
KATS-CHERNIN RIDDER ORCHESTRA OF THE KOMISCHE OPER BERLIN KOSKY AKZEYBEK ALLEN ANTONOV GELLER GIEBEL KONINGER
Monteverdi’s operas are rightly considered as the fi rst masterpieces in opera history. This DVD set includes performances of Orpheus, Odysseus, and Poppea; over 450 minutes of opera and is the first time ever the three masterpieces have been performed in one evening. | Performed live at the Komische Oper Berlin which is considered the "Opera House of the Year" in Germany, 2013. | Elena Kats-Chernin, a successful international composer, used Monteverdi's musical material and has provided a new and idiosyncratic instrumentation. Kats-Chernin incorporates various styles, from Jazz, Klezmer, to Tango and Ragtime into her style. | Australian stage director and general manager of the Komische Oper Berlin Barry Kosky fascinates the audience with these three magnificent opera performances!