Run-Time: 1 x 197 min.
Directed by Directed for television by Luc Bondy
A co-production of ORF, BR and 3sat
Format: 4:3 , 4:3
The Marriage of Figaro 1995
Le Nozze di Figaro 1995
A recording from the Salzburg Festival, Salzburg 1995
«The Marriage of Figaro» was the first of three operas created by Mozart in collaboration with Lorenzo da Ponte. The piece was first performed in 1786 in Vienna and counts still among the greatest masterpieces of the music theater.
Opera by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Libretto by Lorenzo Da Ponte based on the novel by Pierre Augustin Caron de Beaumarchais
Orchestra: Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Conducted by Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Choir: Vienna Choral Society of the Vienna State Opera Choir
Cast: Dmitri Hvorostovsky, Solveig Kringelborn, Dorothea Röschmann, Bryn Terfel, Susan Graham, Trudeliese Schmidt, Scot Weir
Directed by Luc Bondy