Thread: What opera have you purchased recently?

          
   
    Bookmark and Share
  1. #421
    Banned Top Contributor Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    1,458
    Post Thanks / Like
    Quote Originally Posted by MAuer View Post
    It's common usage in German to preface a person's given name with the article.
    I know that little bit of German, but the thing is "der Jonas" appears in the middle of English, not German sentences here ANYWAY, TODAY I'M NOT MOLESTING. So whatever.

  2. #422
    Opera Lively Moderator Top Contributor Member Soave_Fanciulla's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Posts
    5,479
    Post Thanks / Like
    Thank's to Presto's current sale I've completed my Vivaldi Naive collection:



    Also picked this up for good measure, on the basis that you can never have too much Romina Basso:

    Natalie

  3. Likes HarpsichordConcerto liked this post
  4. #423
    Senior Member Top Contributor Member HarpsichordConcerto's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    25 Brook Street, Mayfair (London)
    Posts
    1,125
    Post Thanks / Like
    Quote Originally Posted by Soave_Fanciulla View Post
    Thank's to Presto's current sale I've completed my Vivaldi Naive collection:
    That makes two of us up to date with the Vivaldi Na´ve series. I also orderd the L'Olimpiade and the Ristori with additions by Vivaldi Orlando Furioso (1714) that we discussed before. And to crown it all off, Alan Curtis' version of Giulio Cesare in Egitto, plus other bits and pieces that I shall post later.

  5. Likes Soave_Fanciulla liked this post
  6. #424
    Opera Lively Moderator Top Contributor Member Soave_Fanciulla's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Posts
    5,479
    Post Thanks / Like
    Quote Originally Posted by HarpsichordConcerto View Post
    That makes two of us up to date with the Vivaldi Na´ve series. I also orderd the L'Olimpiade and the Ristori with additions by Vivaldi Orlando Furioso (1714) that we discussed before. And to crown it all off, Alan Curtis' version of Giulio Cesare in Egitto, plus other bits and pieces that I shall post later.
    Actually I didn't get my Farnace from them, as I went for the Max Emanuel Cencic version instead.
    Natalie

  7. #425
    Senior Member Top Contributor Member Dark_Angel's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Cincinnati, Ohio USA
    Posts
    1,286
    Post Thanks / Like
    Quote Originally Posted by HarpsichordConcerto View Post
    That makes two of us up to date with the Vivaldi Na´ve series. I also orderd the L'Olimpiade and the Ristori with additions by Vivaldi Orlando Furioso (1714) that we discussed before. And to crown it all off, Alan Curtis' version of Giulio Cesare in Egitto, plus other bits and pieces that I shall post later.



    Three's company......awaiting arival of newest Naive Vivaldi release Orlando Furioso 1714 (backorder)
    a beautiful sight for baroque opera fans so much to listen and so little time......

    Wait I know you are thinking where is latest Teuzzone release DA, it is in my collection but obtained after this picture

  8. #426
    Banned Top Contributor Member
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Posts
    1,458
    Post Thanks / Like


    I bought it for the cover.

  9. Likes HarpsichordConcerto liked this post
  10. #427
    Opera Lively Moderator Top Contributor Member Soave_Fanciulla's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Posts
    5,479
    Post Thanks / Like
    Quote Originally Posted by Dark_Angel View Post



    Three's company......awaiting arival of newest Naive Vivaldi release Orlando Furioso 1714 (backorder)
    a beautiful sight for baroque opera fans so much to listen and so little time......

    Wait I know you are thinking where is latest Teuzzone release DA, it is in my collection but obtained after this picture
    I think they need more dudes on their covers. Mr Tito looks mighty fine.
    Natalie

  11. #428
    Senior Member Top Contributor Member HarpsichordConcerto's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    25 Brook Street, Mayfair (London)
    Posts
    1,125
    Post Thanks / Like
    Quote Originally Posted by Dark_Angel View Post



    Three's company......awaiting arival of newest Naive Vivaldi release Orlando Furioso 1714 (backorder)
    a beautiful sight for baroque opera fans so much to listen and so little time......

    Wait I know you are thinking where is latest Teuzzone release DA, it is in my collection but obtained after this picture
    These just look so nice all lined up together. Make us owners of these item feel immensely proud of our music collection. (I have been compared with children collecting football/soccer cards). I also bought the DVD of the genuine Orlando Furioso, plus the Ristori with additions by Vivaldi Orlando Furioso (1714, picture below of lady wearing a hat). I already have the CD of the genuine Orlando Furioso (pictured second row, second from the right in DA's photo).

    Vivaldi, Orlando Furioso DVD with the same cast as already released on CD (which I also have)
    Name:  Capture.JPG
Views: 158
Size:  40.6 KB


    Ristori with additions by Vivaldi, Orlando Furioso (1714) (new release), on order
    Name:  Capture.JPG
Views: 155
Size:  37.5 KB

  12. #429
    Opera Lively Moderator Top Contributor Member Soave_Fanciulla's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Posts
    5,479
    Post Thanks / Like
    Quote Originally Posted by HarpsichordConcerto View Post
    Vivaldi, Orlando Furioso DVD with the same cast as already released on CD (which I also have)
    Marie-Nicole Lemieux does very good crazy in this. But it's Jaroussky who steals the show.
    Natalie

  13. #430
    Opera Lively Media Consultant Top Contributor Member Ann Lander (sospiro)'s Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    UK
    Posts
    3,624
    Post Thanks / Like


    As mentioned here.
    "The world calls them its singers and poets and artists and storytellers; but they are just people who have never forgotten the way to fairyland."
    Lucy Maud Montgomery

  14. #431
    Senior Member Top Contributor Member HarpsichordConcerto's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    25 Brook Street, Mayfair (London)
    Posts
    1,125
    Post Thanks / Like
    Opera DVD/Blu-ray Sales Red Alert

    Presto Classical (UK) is having a regular sale from today until late January 2013. Individual Tutto Verdi have been discounted by 25%. I shall be picking up the recent releases of Handel operas Rinaldo, Deidamia, Rodelinda and maybe a few others.

    Disclaimer: I am not responsible if your bank manager comes looking for you after Christmas.

  15. Likes MAuer, Ann Lander (sospiro), Festat liked this post
  16. #432
    Opera Lively Moderator Top Contributor Member Soave_Fanciulla's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Posts
    5,479
    Post Thanks / Like
    Quote Originally Posted by HarpsichordConcerto View Post
    Opera DVD/Blu-ray Sales Red Alert

    Presto Classical (UK) is having a regular sale from today until late January 2013. Individual Tutto Verdi have been discounted by 25%. I shall be picking up the recent releases of Handel operas Rinaldo, Deidamia, Rodelinda and maybe a few others.

    Disclaimer: I am not responsible if your bank manager comes looking for you after Christmas.
    Thanks HC

    I think.
    Natalie

  17. #433
    Opera Lively Moderator Top Contributor Member Soave_Fanciulla's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Auckland, New Zealand
    Posts
    5,479
    Post Thanks / Like
    This month's DVD haul:







    Natalie

  18. #434
    Senior Member Top Contributor Member HarpsichordConcerto's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    25 Brook Street, Mayfair (London)
    Posts
    1,125
    Post Thanks / Like
    I am also about to put an order on DVD/Blu-ray soon that includes the version of Il Trittico pictured above!

  19. Likes Soave_Fanciulla liked this post
  20. #435
    Senior Member Top Contributor Member Dark_Angel's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2011
    Location
    Cincinnati, Ohio USA
    Posts
    1,286
    Post Thanks / Like
    Soave
    I really love the Poplavskaya performance of Desdemona in that Otello.......

    This arrived today and is cued up ready to play in the Oppo blu ray player (Alma is jealous)
    Netrebko strikes again


  21. Likes Soave_Fanciulla liked this post

Similar Threads

  1. What vocal music have you purchased recently?
    By Clayton in forum Other Classical Vocal Music
    Replies: 312
    Last Post: Yesterday, 07:24 PM
  2. I've been fond of drawing beavers recently
    By Aramis in forum Off-topic discussions
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: April 17th, 2012, 05:57 AM

Tags for this Thread

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  


free html visitor counters
hit counter




Official Media Partners of Opera Carolina

Opera Lively is the Official Media Partner of Opera Carolina

Official Media Partners of NC Opera

Opera Lively is the Official Media Partner of North Carolina Opera

Official Media Partners of Greensboro Opera

Opera Lively is the Official Media Partner of Greensboro Opera

Official Media Partners of The A.J. Fletcher Opera Institute and Piedmont Opera

Opera Lively is the Official Media Partner of The A.J. Fletcher Opera Institute
of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts and Piedmont Opera

Official Media Partners of Asheville Lyric Opera

Opera Lively is the Official Media Partner of Asheville Lyric Opera

Official Media Partners of UNC Opera

Opera Lively is the Official Media Partner of UNC Opera
Dept. of Music, UNC-Chapel Hill College of Arts and Sciences

www.operalively.com

VISIT WWW.OPERALIVELY.COM FOR ALL YOUR OPERA NEEDS