Verdi: Otello DVD (The Royal Opera)

In what many believe to be the finest production of Otello in modern times, Plácido Domingo and Kiri Te Kanawa lead a world-class cast under the exquisite musical direction of Sir Georg Solti. An outstanding performance of the first of Verdi's two late Shakespearian operas, universally regarded as sublime masterpieces of grand opera.

Composer:Giuseppe Verdi
Otello: Plácido Domingo 
Desdemona: Kiri Te Kanawa 
Lago: Sergei Leiferkus 
Cassio: Robin Leggate 
Rodrigo: Ramon Remedios 
Lodovico: Mark Beesley 
Montano: Roderick Earle 
Emilia: Claire Powell 

Royal Opera Chorus
Chorus Director: Terry Edwards
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
Conductor: Sir Georg Solti 
Stage Director: Elijah Moshinsky
Set Designer: Timothy O'Brien
Costume Designer: Peter J Hall
Lighting: Robert Bryan
Choreography: Eleanor Fazan
Fight Director: William Hobbs

Picture: 4:3
Sound: 2.0 LPCM stereo
Format: NTSC
Region code: 0 worldwide
Running Time: 146 mins
Subtitles: EN
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