Pelléas et Mélisande


Claude Debussy Pelléas et Mélisande opera to libretto by Maurice Maeterlinck. Directed 2012 by Nikolaus Lehnhoff at the Aalto-Musiktheater Essen. Stars Jacques Imbrailo, Michaela Selinger, Vincent Le Texier, Doris Soffel, Wolfgang Schöne, Dominik Eberle, and Mateusz Kabala. Stefan Soltesz conducts the Essener Philharmoniker and the Opernchor des Aalto-Theaters (Chorus Master Alexander Eberle). Sets by Raimund Bauer; costumes by Andrea Schmidt-Futterer; lighting by Olaf Freese; directed for video by Marcus Richardt. Released 2013, disc has 5.1 dts-HD Master Audio sound. Grade: NA