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Wagner: Lohengrin / Davis, Rootering, Heppner, Sweet


Release Date: 08/15/1995 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 62646   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Richard Wagner
Performer:  Jan-Hendrik RooteringBarbara FleckensteinBen HeppnerHeinrich Weber,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony OrchestraBavarian Radio ChorusBavarian State Opera Chorus
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 3 Hours 44 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Mr. Heppner's firm, strong tone is technically superior to that of any heldentenor now operating. With Mr. Davis's intelligent backing, Mr. Heppner creates a restrained, noble Lohengrin, dramatically cautious at times but impeccably musical.

-- Alex Ross, The New York Times [2/1/1996]
Mr. Heppner's firm, strong tone is technically superior to that of any heldentenor now operating. With Mr. Davis's intelligent backing, Mr. Heppner creates a restrained, noble Lohengrin, dramatically cautious at times but impeccably musical.

-- Alex Ross, The New York Times [2/1/1996] Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Lohengrin by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Jan-Hendrik Rootering (Bass), Barbara Fleckenstein (Soprano), Ben Heppner (Tenor),
Heinrich Weber (Tenor), Anton Rosner (Tenor), Jürgen Weiss (Bass),
Dankwart Siegele (Baritone), Azuko Suzuki (Soprano), Gisela Uhlmann (Mezzo Soprano),
Sharon Sweet (Soprano), Marion Rambausek (Alto), Bryn Terfel (Bass Baritone),
Sergei Leiferkus (Baritone), Eva Martón (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra,  Bavarian Radio Chorus,  Bavarian State Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/1994 
Venue:  Herkulessaal, Residenz, Munich, Germany 
Length: 223 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: German 

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