Segments in this Video

Overview of "Turandot" (05:41)


Catarina Molder introduces this work started by Giacomo Puccini and finished by Franco Alfano. See a scene from Act I featuring Calaf performed by Riccardo Massi, Timur portrayed by Michael Ryssov, and Liu played by Guanqun Yu.

Opera Investigation by Rui Vieira Nery (04:24)

Puccini's "Turandot" premiered in 1926, two years after the composer's death. See scenes from Act I featuring Calaf, Timur, Liu, Turandot portrayed by Mlada Khudoley, Ping portrayed by Andre Schuen, Pang portrayed by Taylan Reinhard, and Pong portrayed by Cosmin Ifrim.

Opera Confessions (13:09)

Tenor Paulo Ferreira describes his journey to become an opera singer. He began as a baritone. See Act II Scene II featuring Turandot and Calaf.

Super Aria (05:05)

See a modern version of "Nessun Dorma" and a scene from Act III featuring Turandot and Calaf.

Consulting Room (06:44)

Most great opera composers are specialized. "Tristan Und Isolde" is one of the most difficult operas to perform. See Act III "Tu che di gel sei cinta" (You who are enclosed in ice) featuring Liu.

Twitter Opera - Opera from Today (05:06)

See "Ego Stage Director" with music by Luis Soldado and Act III, Scene I of "Nessun dorma" featuring Calaf.

Opera Mix (07:06)

Pop-rock group Cassete Pirata describes what it was like creating a modern version of "Nessun dorma." See a performance of the song.

Credits: Puccini’s Turandot (Super Diva - Opera for Everyone) (01:13)

Credits: Puccini’s Turandot (Super Diva - Opera for Everyone)

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Puccini’s Turandot (Super Diva - Opera for Everyone)

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In this program, soprano Catarina Molder brings out the plot, characters, and context of Puccini's Turandot, along with scenes from some of the great productions of the opera and interviews with opera artists who have performed in it.

Length: 50 minutes

Item#: BVL282224

ISBN: 979-8-88678-466-4

Copyright date: ©2018

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