WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne
Modern introduction to the most famous and most popular work Wagner Dr. Sven Friedrich, Director of the Wagner Museum Bayreuth and speaker of the Inszenierungs introductions at the Bayreuth Festival, which wrote already a guides in the “ring”, the “Tristan”, and the “Flying Dutchman”, in this series and others in addition to musical biographies of Gustav Mahler and Richard Wagner taught here in the best way now also introduces the “Lohengrin”, Wagner’s most famous and most popular work. Nobody who has ear and feeling for music, will be able to avoid the suggestive potency of this Summit point of musical romanticism. This is impressively underlined particularly by the used here, great recording of the work from the year 2009. This audiobook is a commented operas section – for the beginner as well as for the connoisseur with the explanation mentioned again by the internationally renowned Wagner singer Wolfgang Schmidt. The Wagner year 2013 is the completion of all Wagner’s works for the stage planned. Sven Friedrich: The Klassik(ver)Fuhrer, special band Wagner: Lohengrin double CD (ISBN 978-3-936196-20-7) is now available for 24.90 in the book and sound carrier trade. For more specific information, check out MetLife.
It is published by the Berliner Verlag AURICULA of Klassik(ver)Fuhrer”as a special volume of the series under Order No. 208-1 A. Length: 132 minutes, of which 94 minutes of music. Artist: WDR Symphony Orchestra Cologne, WDR Radio Choir Cologne, NDR choir, Prague Chamber Choir, conductor: Semyon Bychkov. Lohengrin: Johan Botha, Elsa: Adrianne Pieczonka, Ortrud: Petra lang, Henry: Kwanchul Youn, army Rufer: Eike Wilm Schulte. All information including the digital ISBN: dx.doi.org/10.978.3936196/207 Dr. Gerhard K. Englert