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Wagner: Parsifal / Jerusalem, Randova, Stein

Wagner / Jerusalem / Randova / Bay / Stein
Release Date: 09/11/2007 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 000957909  
Composer:  Richard Wagner
Performer:  Eva RandováSiegfried JerusalemBernd WeiklMatti Salminen,   ... 
Conductor:  Horst Stein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Parsifal (Gesamtaufnahme · Complete)

Siegfried Jerusalem · Eva Randova · Bernd Weikl · Hans Sotin · Leif Roar · Matti Salminen
Bayreuther Festspiele
Horst Stein, conductor
Staged by Wolfgang Wagner

2 DVD-VIDEO NTSC 073 4328
Picture Format: 4:3 full screen
Subtitles: German/English/French/Italian/Spanish/Chinese
A production of UNITEL, Munich

* Wolfgang Wagner’s arrestingly beautiful production, filmed live at Bayreuth in 1981 and directed by Brian Large, features a stellar cast led by Eva Randova, Bernd Weikl and Siegfried Jerusalem.
* “A
Read more production and performance that showed the festival at its finest.” (The New York Times)
* Wolfgang Wagner’s Bayreuth production of his grandfather’s “farewell to the world” has “an unusual beauty and logic of its own… There is an air of magic and mystery about the staging… The performance was excellent… Horst Stein [conducted] a beautifully proportioned Parsifal.” (The New York Times)
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Works on This Recording

Parsifal by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Eva Randová (Mezzo Soprano), Siegfried Jerusalem (Tenor), Bernd Weikl (Baritone),
Matti Salminen (Bass), Hans Sotin (Bass), Leif Roar (Baritone)
Conductor:  Horst Stein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1882; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1981 
Venue:  Bayreuth, Germany 

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