ALBUM TITLE: Le nozze di Figaro
WORKS: Le nozze di Figaro
PERFORMER: Fischer-Dieskau, Te Kanawa, Freni, Prey, Ewing; VPO/Böhm
CATALOGUE NO: 073 4034
A virtual sequel to Ponnelle’s Barber, this highly cinematic treatment features a dazzling cast, although Böhm’s conducting is somewhat heavy-handed. Characterful and thought-provoking, it looks and sounds marvellous on DVD.