Early OperaL'Orfeo by Monteverdi.
L'incoronazione di Poppea by Monteverdi with Jaroussky.
La Calisto by Cavalli.
La Calisto by Cavalli.
High BaroqueHippolyte et Aricie by Rameau conducted by Emmanuelle Haim
Glyndebourne Giulio Cesare Pt1, Pt2, Pt3.
Salzburg Giulio Cesare Pt1, Pt2, Pt3
Theodora from Glyndebourne with Lorraine Hunt Lieberson.
Semele with Cecilia Bartoli
ClassicalNozze di Figaro with Netrebko and Roschmann, Pt1, Pt2. Giant staircase.
L'anima del filosofo by Haydn with Bartoli.
Orphée et Eurydice, the French version of Gluck's opera.
Flute auf Deutsch with Battle and Araiza.
Idomeneo with Pavarotti.
I love this Don Giovanni.
Peter Sellars' Cosi fan tutte, Pt1, Pt2, Pt3, Pt4.
Peter Sellars' Don Giovanni, Pt1, Pt2, Pt3.
Bel CantoI Capuleti e i Montecchi from Paris with Netrebko and DiDonato pt1, pt2.
La Donna del Lago from the Royal Opera.
For fun here is Maria Stuarda with Joyce DiDonato as Elizabeth.
German before WagnerDer Freischütz from Hamburg.
Die Fledermaus with Kiri Te Kanawa.
Here is Fledermaus with Kleiber auf Deutsch pt1, pt2, pt3.
Fidelio from Zurich with Kaufmann.
VerdiAida with Pavarotti from San Francisco.
Macbeth movie with Ramey and Verrett.
Rigoletto with Pavarotti and Gruberova.
La Traviata from Salzburg.
Don Carlo from Salzburg.
La Forza del Destino with Kaufmann/Harteros
WagnerTannhäuser with Marton and Troyanos from the Met.
Der Fliegende Holländer from Bayreuth.
Lohengrin from La Scala.
Die Walküre conducted by de Waart, pt1, pt2. This is the one. If you watch nothing else, watch this.
Parsifal from the Met, pt1, pt2, pt3.
FrenchWerther with Alvarez and Garanča.
Kleiber's Carmen from Vienna.
Roméo et Juliette with Alagna and Netrebko.
Faust from Zurich
Carmen with Kasarova and Kaufmann--badly out of synch.
VerismoTurandot in the forbidden city.
Tosca with Guleghina.
Luciano Pavarotti & Mirella Freni in La Bohème in San Francisco. I think I saw this.
Zeffirelli film of Pagliacci.
Zeffirelli film of Cavalleria Rusticana with Domingo and Obrazova.
The Tosca movie, the one that begins as though we were seeing La Dolce Vita.
Another Tosca, this time with Franco Corelli.
La Bohème from Salzburg 2012.
StraussDer Rosenkavalier from the Royal Opera
Der Rosenkavalier with Schwarzkopf. Considered definitive.
Salome with Stratas.
Elektra with Gwyneth Jones
Die Frau ohne Schatten from Stockholm
Salome with Maria Ewing.
Arabella with Karita Mattila and Thomas Hampson.
Pique Dame from the Met.
Pique Dame from St. Petersberg with Guleghina.
Eugene Onegin with Fleming
ModernDialogues de Carmelites with Regine Crespin from 1981.
Cunning Little Vixen in English from NYCO.
Lulu with Stratas.
Antony and Cleopatra with Malfitano pt1, pt2. I admit I'm curious.
Death in Venice filmed in Venice.
The Aspern Papers original production.
Il Postino from Paris.
Einstein on the Beach