Orfeo ed Euridice [videorecording] / Glyndebourne Festival Opera ; [music] by Christoph Gluck ; original text, Ranieri de Calzabigi ; producer, Peter Hall ; director, Rodney Greenberg ; a TVS production in association with NVC Arts.
Janet Baker (Orfeo) ; Elisabeth Speiser (Euridice) ; Elizabeth Gale (Amore) ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Glyndebourne Festival Chorus ; Raymond Leppard, conductor.
Filmed at Glyndebourne in 1982.
Janet Baker stars in Peter Hall's acclaimed Glynebourne Festival staging of Gluck's 18th century masterpiece. Janet Baker gives one of her finest portrayals as Orfeo, with Elisabeth Speiser as Euridice and Elizabeth Gale as Amor.
DVD; Dolby digital stereo.; full screen 4:3; region code 1.
Sung in Italian; subtitles in English, French, German, and Spanish.