Richard Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier (2005)
With "Der Rosenkavalier," Strauss succeeded in writing a "Mozart-like" comic opera, and this Zurich Opera House performance, conducted by Franz Welser-Most and featuring Nina Stemme, Vesselina Kasarova and Alfred Muff, is sure to please fans of Strauss' work. 3 1/3 hrs. on two discs. Soundtracks: German Dolby Digital 5.1, DTS 5.1, LPCM stereo; Subtitles: English, French, German, Italian, Spanish. In German with English subtitles.