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  1. Opera
    I read that Beethoven had intended for the finale of Fidelio to start within 7 seconds of the last note of the Leonore and Florestan duet. A practice was begun to insert the Leonore #3 overture in between these two parts to accommodate the scene change (from dungeon to prison parade grounds)...
  2. Opera on DVD, Blu-ray and CD
    I have a decent collection of Fidelio CD sets (and all of the Leonores available). But I am wondering if I am missing any really good ones. I am thinking that I really have to get the one conducted by Bohm with Gwyneth Jones. Here is what I have listed by conductor / Leonore Fidelio (first...
  3. Opera on DVD, Blu-ray and CD
    Are there any DVDs available of a performance of Beethoven's 1805 Leonore opera (ideally with English subtitles)?
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