Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Die Zauberflöte

Siobhan Stagg, Mauro Peter, Roderick Williams, Mika Kares, Sabine Devieilhe, Rebecca Evans, Angela Simkins, Susan Platts, Peter Bronder, Christina Gansch, Orchestra & Chorus of the Royal Opera House, David McVicar, Julia Jones

OA1343D / OABD7294D
1 DVD / 1 BLU-RAY DVD
26/11/21
OPUS ARTE
THE ROYAL OPERA

"David McVicar’s classic production embraces both the seriousness and comedy of Mozart’s work. The audience is transported to a fantastical world of dancing animals, flying machines and dazzlingly starry skies. The setting provides a wonderful backdrop for Mozart’s kaleidoscopic score, from the Queen of the Night’s coloratura fireworks to Tamino and Pamina’s lyrical love duets and Papageno’s hearty, folksong-like arias. Prince Tamino promises the Queen of the Night that he will rescue her daughter Pamina from the enchanter Sarastro. He begins his quest, accompanied by the bird-catcher Papageno – but all is not as it seems…"