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Berg: Lulu / Reck, Erfrati, Soffel, Minarelli, Waller, Pia

Berg / Efraty / Soffei / Reck / Waller / Pia
Release Date: 08/31/2010 
Label:  Oehms   Catalog #: 949   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Alban Berg
Performer:  Theo AdamRoderick KennedyIan StoreyJurgen Linn,   ... 
Conductor:  Stefan Anton Reck
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Palermo Teatro Massimo Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

With his January 2001 production of Lulu when he was GMD of the Teatro Massimo di Palermo, Stefan Anton Reck drew all eyes upon himself. The opera was acclaimed by the most important international arts magazines and journals. Reck studied at the HdK Berlin as well as in Tanglewood with Seiji Ozawa and Leonard Bernstein. In 1985, he won the International Arturo Toscanini Conducting Competition as well as the International Gino Marinuzzi Conducting Competition. From 1997 to 2000, Reck was Claudio Abbado’s assistant in Berlin. During this period, he developed great expertise in the music of Mahler as well as the New Viennese School. Before his engagement at the Teatro Massimo di Palermo, he headed the Orchestra Sinfonica di San Remo and the Read more Orchestra Regionale del Lazio Roma. He also made guest appearances with the Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra, the Bavarian State Opera, the Gran Teatro del Liceo in Barcelona as well as at the Semperoper Dresden. Read less

Works on This Recording

Lulu by Alban Berg
Performer:  Theo Adam (Bass), Roderick Kennedy (Bass), Ian Storey (Tenor),
Jurgen Linn (Baritone), Doris Soffel (Mezzo Soprano), Anat Efrati (Voice),
Monica Minarelli (Mezzo Soprano), Adalbert Waller (Bass), Claude Pia (Tenor)
Conductor:  Stefan Anton Reck
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Palermo Teatro Massimo Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929-1935; Austria 

Sound Samples

Lulu: Prologue: Hereinspaziert in die Menagerie
Lulu: Act I: Darf ich eintreten? - Mein Sohn!
Lulu: Act I: Machen sie auf!
Lulu: Act I: Eva! ... Befehlen?
Lulu: Act I: Chamber Music: Den hab ich mir auch ganz anders vorgestellt
Lulu: Act I: Was tut denn Ihr Vater da?
Lulu: Act I: Nun? - Du hast eine halbe Million geheiratet
Lulu: Act I: Ich darf mich jetzt hier nicht sehen lassen
Lulu: Act I: Change Music
Lulu: Act I: Seit ich fur die Buhne arbeite
Lulu: Act I: Uber die liesse sich freilich eine interessante Oper schreibe
Lulu: Act I: Mein Alter! Meine Welt!
Lulu: Act II Scene 1: Sie glauben nicht, wie ich mich darauf freue
Lulu: Act II Scene 1: Gott sei Dank, dass wir endlich zuhause sind
Lulu: Act II: Die Matinee wird, wie ich mir denke, bei elektrischem Licht stattfinden
Lulu: Act II: Sein Vater! ... In Paris ist Revolution ausgebrochen
Lulu: Act II: Wenn sich die Menschen um meinetwillen umgebracht haben
Lulu: Act II: Change Music
Lulu: Act II: Er lasst auf sich warten wie ein Kapellmeister
Lulu: Act II: Sie wollen der verruckten Rakete noch Geld geben
Lulu: Act II: Hu, kleine - Wir mussen heut noch uber die Grenzo
Lulu: Act II: Wenn deine beiden grossen Kinderaugen nicht waren
Lulu: Suite: IV. Variationen - V. Adagio

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