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Title The glory of Russia : The sights and sounds of St. Petersburg / directed by Brian Large
Published Berlin : C Major Entertainment, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (streaming video file) (92 min.)
Series Classical Music in Video
Contents Il Trovatore. Act IV. Duet / Giuseppe Verdi -- Simon Boccanegra. Act I. Duet / Verdi -- At the Ball / Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky -- In the Silence of the Night / Sergei Rachmaninov -- The Winter Evening / Nikolas Medtner -- Don't Sing to Me Fair Maiden / Sergei Rachmaninov -- Don Juan's Serenade / Tchaikovsky -- Pique Dame. Yeletzki's Aria / Tchaikovsky -- Opritchnik. Natasha's Aria / Tchaikovsky -- Eugene Onegin. Act III. Final Scene / Tchaikovsky
Summary Renée Fleming, America's Queen of Opera, performing with the internationally acclaimed Russian baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky, in the Palaces of the Czars in Saint Petersburg. Fleming and Hvorostovsky lead the audience through Saint Petersburg performing in the Gold Ballroom of Peterhof Palace, the White Column Room and the extraordinary baroque Theater of the Yusupov Palace
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed Jul. 25, 2014)
This is a combination of a concert and a light documentary on Russian music culture through the years
Performer Renée Fleming, Dmitri Hvorostovsky, vocalists ; Constantine Orbelian, conductor ; The State Hermitage Orchestra/St. Petersburg Camerata
Notes Spoken in English, sung primarily in Russian and Italian
In Glory of Russia: The Sights and Sounds of St. Petersburg
Subject Operas -- Excerpts.
Music -- Russia.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Concert films.
Video recordings.
Form Streaming video
Author Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Operas. Selections.
Fleming, Renée, performer
Hvorostovsky, Dmitri, performer
Orbelian, Constantine, conductor, producer
Fleischer, Bernhard, producer
Sankt-Peterburg Kamerata, performer
C Major Entertainment GmbH.