Natalie dessay dons the infamous red cocktail dress in willy decker's controversial 2005 salzburg festival staging of la traviata, now playing at the met audiences were relieved to see natalie dessay, who had missed opening night, with this reviewer doubly relieved given that dessay had stood him. Dessay struggles but draws us close review of traviata from met live in hd dessay, hvorostovsky, la traviata since for months the met has been. Becoming traviata riveting docu becoming traviata follows french theater/opera director jean-francois sivadier and celebrated soprano natalie dessay through rehearsals for la traviata. La traviata the soprano natalie dessay with champagne bottles and party guests in willy decker's production of the verdi work tuesday night's performance was her first time as violetta at the. Santa fe opera: la traviata renowned french soprano and santa fe favorite natalie dessay as violetta in verdi's most popular opera, la traviata dessay's is a somewhat lighter.
Home » reviews » verdi la traviata verdi la traviata sutherland's 1962 traviata on disc and sivadier's aix production on screen natalie dessay, star of. (la) traviata, ~, follie sempre libera natalie dessay - italian opera arias (la) traviata, ~, è strano è strano blogs and reviews delivered weekly to. When soprano natalie dessay showed up for rehearsals for the 2011 production of la traviata at the annual aix-en-provence festival in france, she encountered a rather unwelcome presence -- a documentary crew with a camera that followed her around in disarming proximity.
French soprano natalie dessay, as violetta in santa fe opera's la traviata, becomes one with the role — not to mention the dress. Ironically, fanfare magazine's current (november-december 2012) issue has a review of a traviata dvd with the same singer as violetta, natalie dessay, from aix-en-provence in 2011, and judging from barnaby rayfield's comments, its production was just as stupid as this one: are there lots of chairs symbolically arranged, instead of a set. Offer, verdi: la traviata natalie dessay (violetta), charles castronovo (alfredo), ludovic tézier (germont), adelina scarabelli (annina), silvia de la muela (flora. Natalie dessay remains a phenomenon she is without a doubt one of today's great acting singers she is invariably filled with good ideas that her physicality allows her to execute with great élan, sincerity, and intensity she never moves like an opera singer she moves like people move she. Natalie dessay (violetta) at the conclusion of la traviata, santa fe opera, 2009 (photo by ken howard) in his santa fe debut albanian-born tenor saimir pirgu brought a voice more light and airy than heroic to the role of alfredo, a schoolboy poet more than a romantic heavyweight.
I didn't spot renée fleming at carnegie hall on wednesday but she would have been heartened by natalie dessay's recital here was a beloved soprano, like ms fleming — and who, like ms. Becoming traviata, philippe béziat's documentary on the rehearsals for a 2011 production of giuseppe verdi's opera la traviata natalie dessay and theater. Santa fe: paul moravec's the letter, commissioned by santa fe opera, is the most newsworthy production of the company's 53rd season but for old-fashioned, scenery-chewing divadom, natalie dessay's rambunctious role debut as violetta in la traviata is the event drawing aficionados to new.
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At the start of this traviata,to the heart-tugging strains of the prelude, a handful of unfamiliar figures in modern dress mill about and strike poses on the nearly bare stage of aix-en-provence's outdoor théâtre de l'archevêché the evening's prima donna, natalie dessay, plops down in a chair. This article will be for reviews of la traviata on dvd and blu-ray another one for cds will be created violetta valéry - natalie dessay giorgio germont. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for verdi: la traviata [dvd] (1993) (german import)  at amazoncom read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Tags dmitri hvorostovsky, fabio luisi, la traviata, mark pullinger, matthew polenzani, metropolitan opera, natalie dessay, opera britannia categories uncategorized 10 comments post your own or leave a trackback: trackback url.
Natalie dessay as violetta (ken howard / ny times) for a birthday present, my daughters gave me tickets to see the live in hd showing of verdi's la traviata at one of our local theaters similarly, i used a gift certificate my brother had sent me to purchase a blu-ray disc of the latest movie incarnation of leo tolstoy's tragic heroine. La traviata: sempre libera by giuseppe verdi performer: see all my reviews natalie dessay - italian opera arias what more to say - why not buy, rather than. When jean-francois sivadier mounted la traviata for the 2011 aix-en-provence festival, critics grumbled about some of the weaknesses in natalie dessay's voice but they were rapturous about her acting. S omething in natalie dessay's demeanour, her tone was flowing more liberally as she launched into violetta's big act one scene from la traviata once again, there was an in-depth musicality.
Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings for verdi: la traviata at amazoncom read honest and unbiased natalie dessay is the perfect interpreter of the.