Category: Concerts and Performing Arts
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Songs from "La Traviata," "La Sonnambula," "Tosca," "Otello," "Norma," "Lucia," "Ernani" and other operas are featured in this collection of Sutherland's star turns on the early TV showcase for classical music. Donald Voorhees conducts the Bell Telephone Hour Orchestra. 102 min. total. Standard; Soundtrack: English.
Is Joan Sutherland the greatest soprano to ever take the operatic stage? You'll find Australia's much-honored performer has few--if any--equals, once you've seen this divine celebration of her formidable talents. The program, filmed live at the Sydney Opera House, includes footage of Sutherland performing in "Lucrezia Borgia," "Norma, ... more
A renowned soprano, an Australian national treasure and one of the greatest opera singers in history, Dame Joan Sutherland is the focus of this compilation of highlights from her Opera Australia stage performances. Includes selections from "Lucrezia Borgia," "Adriana Lecouvreur," "Daughter of the Regiment," "Dialogues of the Carmelites," ... more
Celebrate the incredible 40-year career of opera star Joan Sutherland in this collection of the greatest moments from her roles at the Australian Opera. Featured are highlights from "Lucia di Lammermoor," "Norma," "La Traviata" and "Adriana Lecouvreur." 115 min. Standard; Soundtracks: English, French, German, Italian.
A classic Canadian TV program with Joan Sutherland performing great operatic roles, commenting on her predecessors and serving as a guide through the Age of Bel Canto. Sutherland's selections include pieces from "Semiramide," "La Sonnambula," "I Puritani" and "La Traviata." Also featured is tenor Richard Conrad. AKA: "Joan Sutherland: ... more
This 1983 concert from Opera Australia joins together the remarkable talents of Joan Sutherland and Luciano Pavarotti, performing arias and duets from some of their signature operas. Acclaimed conductor Richard Bonynge leads the Elizabethan Sydney Orchestra; featured shows include "La Traviata," "Lucia di Lammermoor," "Pagliacci," ... more
An evening of bel canto virtuosity with Joan Sutherland and Marilyn Horne comes into your home with this production recorded live from the famed Sydney Opera House. Richard Bonynge conducts the Elizabethan Symphony accompaniment to duets and arias by Rossini, Bellini, Donizetti, and others. 141 min. Soundtrack: English Dolby Digital ... more
This gala night from the Met features Dame Joan and Luciano performing the best of Italian opera by Verdi and Donizetti. Includes scenes from "Lucia di Lammermoor," "La Traviata," and "Rigoletto." Also stars Hilary Johnson, James Courtney, and others; Richard Bonynge conducts the Metropolitan Opera Orchestra and Chorus. 115 min. Standard; ... more
Was Dame Joan Sutherland destined to become a prima donna? Learn about the life of the Australian soprano nicknamed "La Stupenda" in this unique documentary. Using Sutherland's own words as well as those of her contemporaries, the film relates her humble beginnings in Covent Garden, where she sang for seven years before exploding into ... more