5 of 7 people found the following review helpful
Feast for the eyes and ears!,
This review is from: Verdi: Il Trovatore [DVD]  [NTSC] (DVD)
Picture quality 5
Sound quality 4 - some tremble on the very high notes of Sondra Radvanovsky (Leonora).
Sets 5 - traditional sets on a revolving stage allowing quick movement between scenes.
Clarity of storytelling 5 - the story which can be confusing is very well told.
Music making 5
Direction (camera work) 5
Singing 5 - Everybody excellent. Sondra Radvanovsky singing Leonora and Dmitri Hvorostovsky as count Di Luna particularly fine.
Costumes 5 - 19th century.
Overall a feast for the eyes and ears. Highly recommended.