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Siegfried und Violetta oder List, Last, Lust und Lunge

Rosendorfer / Grawe
Release Date: 05/28/2013 
Label:  Genuin Classics   Catalog #: 13264   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Herbert Rosendörfer
Performer:  Christoph Ess
Orchestra/Ensemble:  German Hornsound
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Opera fragment in three acts for four cornets and speaker by Richard Wagner and Giuseppe Verdi, both *1813

Libretto by Herbert Rosendorfer and Karl Dietrich Gräwe

german hornsound, horn quartet
Christoph Eß, Horn

Finally: one of the most grandiose examples of teamwork in operatic history is finally conquering the CD player, the living room and the armchair, thanks to GENUIN – and soon the stages of the world as well? Verdi and Wagner whispering in a café over hot chocolate and tiramisú whilst concocting audacious feats: La Traviata meets Tannhäuser, Lohengrin's swan makes the acquaintance of the power of fate. This final work of the wonderful Herbert
Read more Rosendörfer brings these two great composers together in a fictitiously meditative dialogue, the virtuoso hornist Christoph Eß (Bamberg Symphony Orchestra) and his german hornsound contribute the entertaining, "shaken not stirred" musical cocktail. We just say: Sempre libera – hoyotoho! Read less

Works on This Recording

Siegfried und Violetta oder List, Last, Lust und Lunge [after Wagner and Verdi] by Herbert Rosendörfer
Performer:  Christoph Ess (French Horn)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  German Hornsound

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