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Strauss: Ariadne Auf Naxos / Böhm, Janowitz, Kollo

Strauss / Janowitz / Kollo / Berry / Vpo / Bohm
Release Date: 01/08/2008 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 001038409  
Composer:  Richard Strauss
Performer:  René KolloTrudeliese SchmidtGundula JanowitzEdita Gruberova,   ... 
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

RICHARD STRAUSS
Ariadne auf Naxos · Ariane à Naxos (Gesamtaufnahme · Complete)

Gundula Janowitz · Edita Gruberova · Trudeliese Schmidt René Kollo · Walter Berry · Heinz Zednik

Wiener Philharmoniker · Karl Böhm

Based on a production of the Vienna State Opera by Filippo Sanjust

DVD-VIDEO NTSC 073 4370 |G|H|
STEREO: PCM / SURROUND: DTS 5.1
Picture Format: 4:3
Subtitles: German/English/French/Spanish/Chinese
A production of UNITEL, Munich

* An ideal Straussian cast and conductor in Filippo Sanjust’s film version of his enchanting Vienna State Opera production from
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* Karl Böhm conducts the Wiener Philharmoniker and an allstar cast, led by Gundula Janowitz as Ariadne and Edita Gruberova as Zerbinetta.

R E V I E W S

“An extraordinary success...Janowitz is an ideal Ariadne and Gruberova is her equal as Zerbinetta...Under Böhm’s musical direction...a joy for anyone desiring to hear Richard Strauss performed with true perfection.” -- Die Presse, Vienna

“Exemplary...this is what opera at home should be.” –- Kurier, Vienna

“A masterpiece of musical and theatrical artistry. A miracle of taste, beauty and proportion.” -- Kronen Zeitung
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Works on This Recording

1. Ariadne auf Naxos, Op. 60 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  René Kollo (Tenor), Trudeliese Schmidt (Mezzo Soprano), Gundula Janowitz (Soprano),
Edita Gruberova (Soprano), Walter Berry (Bass Baritone), Heinz Zednik (Tenor)
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1911/1916; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1978 

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