FIDELIO, Beethoven

Film by Ernst Wild

9 SEP, 21h30

Carpintarias de São Lázaro

 

Karl Böhm, conductor

Gustav Rudolf Sellner, stage director

Cast: Gwyneth Jones, James King, Gustav Neidlinger, Josef Greindl, Olivera Miljakovic, Martti Talvela

 Orchestra and chorus of Deutsche Oper Berlin

 

The only opera written by the great German composer, Ludwig von Beethoven (1805), reveals the courage of Leonora, who disguises herself as Fidelio to save her husband from prison and certain death.

Celebratin Beethoven’s  250 years birth, we present this extraordinary cinematographic version of Fidelio by Ernst Wild (1070), with musical direction by the legendary German conductor Karl Böhm and a cast of stars, including Gwyneth Jones (Leonore/Fidelio), James King (Florestan), Stefan Greindl (Rocco) and Gustav Neidlinger (Pizarro).