World-class opera in a spectacular setting. Opera Australia’s Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour touches millions every year through the tragedy and triumph of great opera, with the Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge as a backdrop and fireworks lighting up the night sky.
Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour: The Collection celebrates this unique experience with complete recordings of five of the world’s best-loved operas. From the stirring majesty of the ‘Triumphal March’ in Aida to Madama Butterfly’s tender love song ‘Un bel dì’, and from opera’s favourite femme fatale Carmen to Turandot’s iconic aria ‘Nessun dorma’, this 5-DVD set showcases the power of opera to move the heart and stir the soul.
Artists include Rinat Shaham, Andrew Jones, Nicole Car, Emma Matthews, Hiromi Omura, Georgy Vasiliev, Dragana Radakovic, Hyeseoung Kwon, Riccardo Massi, Opera Australia Chorus, Opera Australia Orchestra and Brian Castles-Onion (conductor).