Segments in this Video

Overview of "The Magic Flute" (04:35)


Soprano Catarina Molder introduces the most performed opera of all time. Mozart composed it in 1791. See Act I, Scene 1 - "Zu Hilfe! Zu Hilfe" featuring Tamino performed by Francisco Araiza and the Three Ladies.

Opera Investigation by Rui Vieira Nery (04:25)

Schikaneder was an actor in Vienna in the late 18th century. He and Mozart were freemasons. See Act 1, Scene 2 - "Der Vogelfänger bin ich ja!" featuring Papageno performed by Wolfgang Brendel, and Act 1, Scene 5 featuring Papageno, Tamino, and the Three Ladies.

Opera Confessions (11:12)

Tenor Rolando Villazon explains his journey to opera after seeing "Tosca" by Giacomo Puccini in Mexico. He discusses the role of contemporary opera in current times. See Act 2, Scene 29 - Duet "Pa-pa-pa" featuring Papageno and Papagena performed by Gudrun Sieber.

Super Aria (02:45)

See a modern version of "Pa-pa-pa" with Papagena performed by Molder.

Consulting Room (07:03)

Molder explains the voice types and which characters they perform. See Act II, Scene 12 - "In diesen heil'gen Hallen" (within these sacred halls) featuring Sarastro and Pamina performed by Kurt Moll and Lucia Popp.

Twitter Opera - Opera from Today (06:54)

See news headlines performed as opera, and Act II Scene 8 - "Der Hölle Rache kocht in meinem Herzen" featuring Pamina and Queen of the Night performed by Edita Gruberová.

Opera Mix (09:59)

Miguel Nicolau discusses the technical aspects of creating a modern instrumental interpretation of Queen of the Night.

Credits: Mozart’s The Magic Flute (Super Diva - Opera for Everyone) (01:27)

Credits: Mozart’s The Magic Flute (Super Diva - Opera for Everyone)

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In this program, soprano Catarina Molder brings out the plot, characters, and context of Mozart's The Magic Flute, along with scenes from some of the great productions of the opera and interviews with opera artists who have performed in it.

Length: 49 minutes

Item#: BVL282222

ISBN: 979-8-88678-464-0

Copyright date: ©2018

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