Benjamin: Written On Skin / Benjamin, Hannigan, Purves, Mehta, Clayton

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George Benjamin
WRITTEN ON SKIN

Protector – Christopher Purves
Agnès – Barbara Hannigan
First Angel / Boy – Bejun Mehta
Second Angel / Marie – Victoria Simmonds
Third Angel / John – Allan Clayton

Royal Opera House Chorus and Orchestra
George Benjamin, conductor

Katie Mitchell, stage director

Recorded live at the Royal Opera House, March 2013

Bonus:
- Interview with George Benjamin
- Introduction to Written on Skin
- Cast gallery

Picture format: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: LPCM 2.0 / DTS 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: English, French, German, Japanese
Running time: 89 mins
No. of DVDs: 1


Product Description:


  • Catalog Number: OA 1125D


  • UPC: 809478011255


  • Label: Opus Arte


  • Composer: George Benjamin


  • Conductor: George Benjamin


  • Orchestra/Ensemble: Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus, Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra


  • Performer: Allan Clayton, Barbara Hannigan, Bejun Mehta, Christopher Purves, Victoria Simmonds



Works:


  1. Written on Skin, opera in 3 parts

    Composer: George Benjamin

    Ensemble: Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus, Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra

    Performer: Allan Clayton (Tenor), Barbara Hannigan (Soprano), Bejun Mehta (Countertenor), Christopher Purves (Bass), Victoria Simmonds (Alto)

    Conductor: George Benjamin