Opus Arte was established by Managing Director Hans Petri and Television Director Dirk Jan Bijker in 1999. They had an excellent track record in Television production and entertainment and a number of large-scale multimedia projects, such as Bach’s St Matthew Passion and Handel’s Messiah. These programmes have been broadcast in over 60 countries and have won many Awards.
The company releases around thirty DVDs per year, many of which are produced by Opus Arte, into an innovative and rapidly growing market. The management has many years of experience in the industry and has established an excellent relationship with one of the leading organisations in the broadcast and music industry, the BBC.
Opus Arte has been recording in High Definition for over seven years and has amassed a substantial catalogue of outstanding productions from around the world. It was also the first to release a Classical Blu-ray disc into the world market. You can browse Opus Arte's growing catalogue of Blu-ray discs