Plácido Domingo
Director: Tony Palmer Cast: Plácido Domingo
Plácido Domingo
, Violeta Urmana
Violeta Urmana
, Matti Salminen
Matti Salminen
Tony Palmer

DVD (Color / Wide Screen)

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Richard Wagner's operatic retelling of the story of the search for the Holy Grail receives a lavish production in this video, which records performances held in Bayreuth, St. Petersburg, and Ravello, Italy. Internationally renowned tenor Placido Domingo leads the distinguished cast; Tony Palmer directs.

Product Details

Release Date: 09/07/2010
UPC: 0604388737802
Original Release: 1998
Source: Tony Palmer Films
Region Code: 0
Presentation: [Wide Screen, Color]
Sound: [Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time: 1:56:00
Sales rank: 57,381

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Disc #2 -- Parsifal: The Search for the Grail
1. Prelude - The Legend of Parsifal & the Search For the Grail the Cup of Christ Wagner, Ravello, Karen Armstrong [5:56]
2. King Arthur, Monty Python, Indiana Jones, The Crusades - Ancient & Modern [7:03]
3. Adolf Hitler and the Pure Blood of the Aryan Race Bayreuth & Wolfgang Wagner [6:24]
4. Where is the Grail? Ravello? Glastonbury? Gurnemanz Explains the Story of Parisfal, The Swan, the Magic Spear & the Shrine [4:08]
5. Wagner & Parisifal Richard Burton; The Bells of Zurich; Siena Cathedral Amfortas, the Knights & "The Faith Endures" [11:49]
6. To Find the Truth - Klingsor [5:00]
7. Kundry, the Flowermaidens & the Kiss [33:05]
8. The Slide to Spiritual Vulgarity Karen Armstrong & The Seventh Seal "We Hew an Image Out of Our Fear and Call It God" [3:49]
9. The Black Knight, the Black Mass Racial Purity & Wagner's Anti-Semitism Robert Gutman & Wolfgang Wagner [5:41]
10. Parsifal & King Ludwig Set Off to Save the World "Germany Must Have Its Place In the Sun" [5:37]
11. Destruction of the Innocent "This is the End" [11:30]
12. Redeem the Redeemer? The Need to Believe In Something [10:04]
13. Coda [3:55]
14. End Credits [2:04]

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