Leos Janacek - Jealousy, Taras Bulba, Glagolitic Mass (2005) [DVD5 NTSC]
Actors: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Charles Mackerras, Prague Philharmonic Choir
Format: Multiple Formats, Classical, NTSC
Language: English, German, French
Region: All Regions
Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
Number of discs: 1
Studio: Supraphon DVD
DVD Release Date: September 6, 2005
Sir Charles Mackerras is respected throughout the world as a Janácek authority, propagator, publisher and above all, conductor. He is celebrating his 80th birthday in November with a year full of impressive musical activity.
- He has displayed his deep, lifelong knowledge of Janácek's music countless times both in the great concert halls and opera houses of the world, as well as on numerous recordings.
- Mackerras has received numerous awards, notably in recent years, the 2001 Gramophone Award and two nominations for the 2002 Grammy awards for his recording of Janácek's first opera Sárka.
- His Janácek recordings are also among the highlights of the Supraphon catalogue.
- Supraphon's January 2004 double album of Janácek's complete orchestral works performed by Mackerras and the Czech Philharmonic is now joined by a DVD of the monumental Glagolitic Mass. The DVD also features the overture Jealousy and the orchestral rhapsody Taras Bulba.
1. Glagolitic Mass for soloists, chorus, orchestra and organ after an old Slavonic text, 1st version 00:45:27
1. Intrada 00:01:50
2. Introduction / Introitus 00:03:50
3. Gospodi pomiluj / Kyrie eleison 00:04:50
4. Slava / Gloria 00:06:30
5. Veruju / Credo 00:11:20
6. Svet / Sanctus 00:05:50
7. Agnece Bozij / Agnus Dei 00:04:20
8. Postludium 00:04:20
9. Intrada 00:02:20
2. Taras Bulba. Rhapsody for Orchestra 00:25:43
1. The Death of Andri 00:10:20
2. The Death of Ostap 00:04:30
3. The Prophecy and Death of Taras Bulba 00:10:10
3. Jealousy /Original Overture to the Opera Jenufa/ 00:06:13