Sally Matthews (soprano), Lawrence Brownlee (tenor), Christian Gerhaher (baritone) Radio Choir Berlin, Knaben des Staats und Domchores Berlin, Berlin Philharmonic, Sir Simon Rattle (conductor)
A joyful celebration welcoming the New Year, this Gala from Berlin presents the world-renowned Berlin Philharmonic conducted by Sir Simon Rattle in Carl Orff's famous Carmina Burana, an intensely dramatic cantata that remains one of the most widely performed works from the 20th Century. With an exceptional vocal line-up - soprano Sally Matthews, tenor Lawrence Brownlee and baritone Christian Gerhaher - this is an energetic and thrilling performance. Beethoven's Leonore No 3 Overture and Handel's supreme 'Hallelujah' Chorus are also included.
Beethoven Leonore No 3 Overture, Orff Carmina Burana, Handel Messiah - 'Hallelujah' Chorus
Running Time: 1 hr 30 min
Picture format: 1080i 16:9 (Full HD)
Sound format: PCM Stereo / DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
No. of discs: 1 (Blu-ray)