MONTEVERDI, C.: Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria (Il) (DNO, 1998)

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Il ritorno d'Ulisse in patria

Date of Production: 10-1998
Venue: Het Muziektheater, Amsterdam
Playing Time: 02:56:00
Catalogue Number: OA0927D
UPC: 809478009276

Synopsis

In his penultimate opera, based on text adapted from Homer's Odyssey, Monteverdi ventures further than ever before into the depths of human emotion. In this dramma in musica human frailty falls victim to time, fortune and love. Gods and humans, comic and intensely serious characters plus spectacular scenic effects are brought together in a wonderfully rich and effective texture. Pierre Audi's highly stylised and timeless production is captured here in a live recording from Het Muziektheater Amsterdam.

Bonus features:

- Illustrated synopsis

- Introduction to Il Ritorno d'Ulisse in Patria - including interviews with Glen Wilson and Pierre Audi.

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