Offenbach: Les Contes D'hoffmann

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Catalog: 752904
Format: BLU-RAY DVD

RIZZI CHORUS OF THE NATIONAL OPERA ROTTERDAM RICE JAHO SCHROTT ROBERTS OSBORN MINASYAN ROTTERDAM PHILHARMONIC OR, JOHN OSBORN

The “superb, sinister” Tales of Hoffmann at the Dutch National Opera with “excellent soloists, the impressive John Osborn” (Theaterkrant) and “Christine Rice, a vocally and physically voluptuous Giulietta“ (bachtrack.com), “mezzo-soprano Irene Roberts, who plays and sings brilliantly” (Groene Amsterdammer) and “Erwin Schrott, singing the four villains for the first time, made it look like a blast.” (bachtrack.com) “Les Contes d'Hoffmann is a parade of golden voices”. (Volkskrant) Maestro Rizzi conducted with elegance and momentum the chorus and the “excellent playing Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra”. (Volkskrant) “Spectacular” (Trouw) “This production effortlessly fascinates from start to finish.” (Theaterkrant)

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