BBC - The Genius of Verdi (2013) PDTV x264 AAC-MVGroup
English | 00:58:13 | H264 | 832x468 | 25.00fps 1508 Kbps | AAC 128 Kbps 24.0khz | 628MB
Superstar opera tenor Rolando Villazon reveals an insider's view on performing music by one of the greatest opera composers, Giuseppe Verdi, who celebrates his bicentenary in 2013. By looking at some of Verdi's most well-known works including the operas Macbeth, Rigoletto, La Traviata, as well as his Requiem, Villazon shares his unique and passionate insight on Verdi's consummate skill - how he constructed dramatic episodes of searing reality, as well as the historical context in which the operas are set. Along with interviews with some of the world's leading Verdi singers, conductors and theatre directors, Villazon tells us why he thinks Verdi is a genius.