Leonard Bernstein: Beethoven Cycle [DVD]
Vendor: The DVD Hut
Actors: Leonard Bernstein, The Chorus of Radio Hilversum, René Kollo, Kurt Moll, Edda Moser
Directors: Humphrey Burton
Producers: David Griffiths, Harry J. Kraut, Horant H. Hohlfeld
Format: AC-3, Box set, Classical, Colour, Dolby, DVD-Video, Subtitled, PAL
Subtitles: Chinese, English, French, German, Spanish
Aspect Ratio: 4:3 - 1.33:1
Number of discs: 7
Studio: Deutsche Grammophon
DVD Release Date: 18 Nov. 2008
Run Time: 800 minutes
Maestro Leonard Bernstein conducts and talks about the work of Ludwig van Beethoven. The collection includes all nine of Beethoven's symphonies, the piano concertos performed by Krystian Zimerman, the monumental Missa Solemnis and four overtures together with the String Quartet op 131, excerpts from the ballet 'The Creatures of Prometheus' and the Choral Fantasy op 80 - all introduced and conducted by Bernstein.
These discs are (PAL) format, and will work on Australian & European DVD players.
USA/Canada customers will need a multi-region enabled player.