Available in DVD.
Legendary soprano Eva Marton portrays the icy princess Turandot, whose beauty lures men to seek her hand by answering three riddles on threat of death. This stunning production was designed by the brilliant British artist David Hockney. The cast includes American tenor Michael Sylvester, Lucia Mazzaria and Kevin Langan. The sumptuous score is conducted by former Music Director Donald Runnicles.
"The visual splendors fuse with Puccini"s score, his most advanced harmonically and his most opulently orchestrated." (San Francisco Examiner)
Recorded live at the War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco, 1994.