Rocktopia: A Classical Revolution - Live from Budapest DVD

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Rocktopia: A Classical Revolution - Live from Budapest This enthralling live concert celebrates a fusion of classical music, classic rock, and opera, with original arrangements drawing from the most popular classic rock songs and the finest composers, including Elton John, Mozart, Journey, Strauss, Aerosmith, Heart, Beethoven, Pink Floyd, Copland, The Who, and many more! Recorded at the stunning Hungarian State ... More
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Rocktopia: A Classical Revolution - Live from Budapest This enthralling live concert celebrates a fusion of classical music, classic rock, and opera, with original arrangements drawing from the most popular classic rock songs and the finest composers, including Elton John, Mozart, Journey, Strauss, Aerosmith, Heart, Beethoven, Pink Floyd, Copland, The Who, and many more! Recorded at the stunning Hungarian State Opera House in Budapest, Rocktopia brings together the Orchestra of the Hungarian State Opera, six world-class vocalists, a five-piece rock band, the Hungarian State Opera Chorus, and the Jazz and More Choir to tell the universal story of the human condition in the way that only music that has touched the hearts of multiple generations can.

This DVD contains the full-length songs not seen in the PBS broadcast! Bonus video! Go behind-the-scenes in Budapest for interviews, rehearsal footage, and more!

SONGLIST

CREATION/BIRTH
Also Sprach Zarathustra (R. Strauss) / Baba O'Riley (The Who)
Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (Mozart) / Come Sail Away (Styx)

ADOLESCENCE
Lascia Ch'io Pianga (Handel) / Don't Let the Sun Go Down On Me (Elton John)
Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor (Rachmaninoff) / Alone (Heart)

DREAMS
Symphonie Fantastique (Berlioz) / Dream On (Aerosmith)
Pictures at an Exhibition (Mussorgsky) / Where the Streets Have No Name
(U2)

AMORE
Romeo and Juliet Overture (Tchaikovsky) / Because the Night (Patti Smith)
Caruso (Lucio Dalla) / I Want to Know What Love Is (Foreigner)

SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY
Fanfare for the Common Man (A. Copland) / On the Turning Away (Pink Floyd)

THE HUMAN CONDITION
Symphony No. 9 "Ode To Joy" (Beethoven) / Don't Stop Believin' (Journey)

Producer: Rob Evan, Jeff Rowland, William Franzblau
Production Company: Two Hands Entertainment
Production Year: 2016
Copyright Year: 2016
Director: Allen Newman
Discs: 1
Subtitles: Y
Subtitle Language: English (SDH)
Audio Format: 5.1 Surround
Aspect Ratio: 16x9 Widescreen