The announcement of the death of British conductor Sir Colin Davis last month carried with it a reminder of the longevity of many outstanding princes of the podium. Sir Colin was 85 when he died; before him, Otto Klemperer was … Read More →

On September 16, Medici Arts released The New York Philharmonic in Pyongyang

The historic concert in North Korea on February 26, 2008 is the first performing arts production released simultaneously on DVD and Blu-ray Disc. “Those lucky enough to be present will never forget that historic evening, when people from two long-divided … Read More →

On September 30, Arthaus Musik releases Verdi’s La Traviata, marking the first-ever simultaneous opera Blu-ray disc and DVD release

Performed at La Scala alla Teatro de Milano and with a cast led by the incomparable Angela Gheorghiu and Ramón Vargas, Arthaus Musik releases La Traviata on both DVD and Blu-ray Disc on September 30. Gheorghiu first sang the role … Read More →