MUSIC + DANCE RELEASES
June 2017

Your monthly update on performing arts releases, live streams, previews and specials - directly from the producers. Brought to you by the IMZ International Music + Media Centre, the international business network supporting performing arts through audiovisual media.


NEW RELEASES

DVD: Berliner Philharmoniker & George Gershwin – BOX

EuroArts Music International

This brand-new box release presents Gershwin's greatest hits in excellent interpretations by the Berliner Philharmoniker and world-renowned conductors.

DVD + Blu-Ray: Brahms: Symphonies - Hengelbrock, NDR

C Major Entertainment

Thomas Hengelbrock and his NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchestra performed a “Brahms Marathon” with all four symphonies of the Hamburg-born composer.

DVD + Blu-Ray: Bruckner: Symphony No. 3

C Major Entertainment

Christian Thielemann and the Staatskapelle Dresden continue their Bruckner Cycle with a “radiant and majestic” (The Guardian) performance of Symphony No. 3.

DVD + Blu-Ray: LA BOHÈME - FROM MALMÖ OPERA

Audiovisual Division / Naxos Deutschland

The acclaimed production from Malmö Opera shows a moving performance in a poetic contemporary setting, featuring a compelling Olesya Golovneva as Mimi.

DVD + Blu-Ray: Midsummer Night's Dream (Royal Swedish Ballet)

Bel Air Media

A piece by Swedish choreographer Alexander Ekman, exploring the mystical energy and the mysteries of the summer solstice in the Swedish tradition.

DVD + Blu-Ray: Mozart: Die Zauberflöte from Teatro alla Scala

C Major Entertainment

The Magic Flute at the Scala – Faithful and Refreshing.

CD + DVD: Sivert Høyem Live At Acropolis

Peiling Film & TV

New live film and album, released on 9 June 2017.

DVD + Blu-Ray: The Golden Age (Bolshoi Ballet)

Bel Air Media

A rare and refined ballet by Yuri Grigorovich, set to a music by Dmitri Shostakovich, and danced by the up and coming stars of the Bolshoi Ballet...

CD: The new Beethoven cycle with Herbert Blomstedt

Accentus Music

Accentus Music celebrates Blomstedt’s 90th birthday with a 5 CD box set of Beethoven’s Symphonies, recorded with the Gewandhausorchester Leipzig.

DVD: Waldbühne 2007 from Berlin – Rhapsodies

EuroArts Music International

The famous Waldbühne concert by the Berliner Philharmoniker from 2007 – available for the first ever as a single DVD.

LIVE STREAMS

Worldwide role-debut for Plácido Domingo

Wiener Staatsoper

21 June 2017 18:00: Verdi’s Don Carlo with a star-studded cast live on the square and live at home.

Nurejev Gala 2017: a must-see for ballet lovers

Wiener Staatsoper

29 June 2017 18:00: The popular ballet gala will be broadcast live on the square.

Pelléas et Mélisande at the Vienna State Opera

Wiener Staatsoper

30 June 2017 19:00: The new production of Debussy’s masterpiece live on the square and live at home.

BROADCAST DATES

The Nutcracker at Mariinsky Theatre

Telmondis Distribution

9 June 2017 16:00: Ballet in three acts. Musical direction by Valery Gergiev. Live on Mezzo from the Mariinsky Theatre on 9 June.

Berliner Philharmoniker Live in Cinemas

Berlin Phil Media

9 June 2017 19:30: The Berliner Philharmoniker and Gustavo Dudamel with a concert programme "From the New World" live in 150 European cinemas.

FESTIVALS

Vienna Music Film Festival, 30 June - 3 Sept

IMZ International Music + Media Centre

Enjoy 66 days full of opera, jazz, pop, ballet and contemporary dance in front of the Vienna City Hall!