Re: video - The Magic Flute

Milos Stehlik (milos@interaccess.com)
Wed, 17 Jan 1996 17:39:02 -0600 (CST)

On Wed, 17 Jan 1996, PAMELA M. WEISHAUPT wrote:

> I am attempting to locate The Magic Flute on video.
>
> Thanks for any leads.
>
> Pamela Weishaupt
> Instructional Materials Center
> Goshen College
> Goshen, IN 46526
>

You have a lot of choices it seems.

Magic Flute: Glyndenbourne Opera version with London Philharmonic, Felicity
Lott, Leo Goeke, designed by David Hockney, German EST, $59.95.

Magic Flute: Gewandhaus Orchestra of Leipzig with Hermann Folster and
Magdalena Falewicz, $79.95.

Magic Flute - Australian Opera produyction, with Yvonne Kenny, sung in
English, currently out of print (was on Sony Video label)

Magic Flute, directed by Ingmar Bergman, sung in Swedish with English
sutitl;es. $29.95.

Under the original German title,

Die Zauberflote. Metropolitan Opera production, conducted by
James Levine, with Kathleen Battle, Serra, designed by David
Hockney, available on both VHS and laser (laser $34.95, video
$59.95)

Die Zauberflote, with Kurt Moll, Francosco Araiza and Lucia Popp.

And finally, a children's version:

Magic Flute, animated, with the voices of Mark Hammill, Michael York
and Samantha Eggar (condenses the story, but uses the Mozart
music).

best,

Milos Stehlik
Facets Video