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Parsifal

Parsifal

The Wagner’s mystic masterpiece “Parsifal” at Staatsoper Berlin staged by Dmitri Tcherniakov and conducted by Daniel Barenboim. Last Wagner’s opera, “Parsifal” is a medieval epic story marked by Christian, Buddhist and esoteric references. It is about redemption and renewal, but this new production by Russian director Dmitri Tcherniakov adds a jarring note : revenge. This [...]

Ruslan and Lyudmila

Ruslan and Lyudmila

The reopening show of the historical stage of the Bolshoi Theatre by Jurowski and Tcherniakov. “Ruslan and Lyudmila”, opera by Mikhail Glinka, has particular relation with the Bolshoï Theater, it held more than 700 representations throughout the history and nine different productions. Logically the fable of Mikhail Glinka (from a poem of Pushkin), symbol of [...]

Vladimir Jurowski

Vladimir Jurowski

A Tribute concert to Evgeny Svetlanov : Vlamidir Jurowski conducts the Symphony orchestra of the Russian Federation. Celebrating the 85th birthday of the birth of the great Russian conductor Evgeny Svetlanov (1928-2002). This event was filmed in the magnificent room of the Moscow Tchaikovsky Conservatory. Evgueny Svetlanov has spent 35 years leading the Symphony orchestra [...]

RACHMANINOV TROIKA

RACHMANINOV TROIKA

‘People often say to me : to let go of that melancholy – at your age and with your talent it’s a shame ! But everyone forgets that in addition to (perhaps) being a talented musician I am also a man who expects the same things from life as everyone else.’ Rachmaninov represents the waning [...]

CHUNG, ARGERICH, ANGELICH

CHUNG, ARGERICH, ANGELICH

Martha Argerich and Nicholas Angelich alongside Myung-Whun Chung for a concert homage by the Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France to its conductor in the magical setting of the Théâtre Antique in Orange. From Berlioz to Poulenc by way of Saint-Saëns The concert begins with Berlioz’s Roman Carnival Overture, composed in 1844 and ends with Saint-Saëns’s [...]

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.