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Carmen at the Verona Arena

Carmen at the Verona Arena

Bizet’s “Carmen” – one of the most beloved operas – staged at the world-famous Arena di Verona. This opulent production was directed by Franco Zeffirelli and sung by an international cast of excellent singers : russian mezzo-soprano Ekaterina Semenchuk, soprano Irina Lungu and tenor Carlo Ventre. The famous opera is staged as a colourful feast for [...]

L’ALLEGRO, IL PENSEROSO ED IL MODERATO

L’ALLEGRO, IL PENSEROSO ED IL MODERATO

Choreographer Mark Morris garnered international fame for “L’Allegro, il Penseroso ed il Moderato”, considered a landmark achievement, and set to Handel’s Baroque masterpiece, in which a colorful array of dancers embody the ecstasy of art that transforms. “L’Allegro” was Mark Morris’s premiere work as Director of Dance at the Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie in [...]

Claude

Claude

A modern opera inspired by Victor Hugo’s ‘’Claude Gueux’’, on a libretto by Robert Badinter and music by Thierry Escaich. The synopsis of ‘’Claude’’ is based on a true story. Robert Badinter has read again and again the original file from the judicial archives of Troyes. Claude is a silk worker from la Croix-Rousse. He [...]

BEETHOVEN – ZACHARIAS : THE 5 PIANO CONCERTOS

BEETHOVEN – ZACHARIAS : THE 5 PIANO CONCERTOS

For the past fifteen years, the destiny of Christian Zacharias has been linked to that of the Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, of which he is currently Principal Conductor and Artistic Director from 2000 to 2013. This has resulted in invitations to the most prestigious Venues and numerous recordings. Christian Zacharias’s career has been crowned with numerous [...]

Video release company specializing in classical music (Opera, ballet, concert and theatre play), Bel Air Classiques struggles to propose a very high levelled artistic material, in association with the greatest European Opera Houses as the Opera national de Paris, The Grand Theatre de Geneve, The Theatre des Champs Elysees, The Bolshoi Theatre, The Zurich Opera House, The Mariinsky Theatre or world reputed festivals like the Aix-en-Provence Festival.