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The Rake’s Progress (Blu-ray) - Glyndebourne

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The Rake’s Progress (Blu-ray) - Glyndebourne
Composer: Igor Stravinsky
Release Date: January 31, 2012
Conductor: Vladimir Jurowski
Director: Jon Cox
Designer: David Hockney
Miah Persson
 Topi Lehtipuu
Matthew Rose
Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra
Chorus: The Glyndebourne Chorus
Label: Opus Arte
Language: English
Subtitles: English, French, German, Spanish
Region: All Regions
Run Time: Approx. 150 minutes

This 2010 Glyndebourne Festival production of Stravinsky’s The Rake’s Progress features David Hockney’s designs reinterpreting the Hogarth etchings that inspired the opera’s libretto. Conducted by Vladimir Jurowski and directed by John Cox, this stunning production stars Miah Persso,  Topi Lehtipuu and Matthew Rose.

“The classic version of the opera against which all others will inevitably by measured.” - Daily Telegraph

“As enjoyable a performance of Stravinsky's opera as any that has come along.” - The Financial Times

“… a spectacular performance with stunning sets and lighting... it is a visual knock-out… This is a terrific recording in every way.” -

“Full of colour and light, and brimming with wit…An absolute triumph.” - BBC Music Magazine

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