Unfinished at the time of his tragic death in 1983, this ambitious opera by Canadian composer Claude Vivier is given an atmospheric staging by director Pierre Audi, with Reinbert de Leeuw conducting the Asko Ensemble and the Schönberg Ensemble. Susan Narucki and Lani Poulson top the cast; this special two-disc program also includes a documentary about Vivier's life and performances of some of his strongest works. 4 1/3 hrs. total. Widescreen (Enhanced); Soundtracks: English, Dutch, French, German, Italian, Spanish.