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J. Strauss: Die Fledermaus / Janowitz, Wächter, Böhm

Strauss / Janowitz / Wachter / Kunz / Vpo / Bohm
Release Date: 01/08/2008 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 001038309  
Composer:  Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  Waldemar KmenttRenate HolmEberhard WächterGundula Janowitz,   ... 
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

JOHANN STRAUSS II
Die Fledermaus · La Chauve-Souris · Il pipistrello (Gesamtaufnahme · Complete)

Gundula Janowitz · Eberhard Wächter · Renate Holm · Erich Kunz · Wolfgang Windgassen · Waldemar Kmentt · Heinz Holecek
Wiener Philharmoniker · Karl Böhm

Directed by Otto Schenk

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

R E V I E W S

"Optimally captured on film.” -- Die Presse, Vienna

“Schenk shows us how much fun Die Fledermaus can be and
Read more how operetta should be filmed.” -- Süddeutsche Zeitung, Munich

“It breathes the wondrous, intoxicating atmosphere of Vienna, features the orchestra and select singers of that city’s legendary opera and is presided over by that master among Strauss conductors, Karl Böhm.” -- San Francisco Examiner

“Sumptuous and stylish...first-rate singing.” -- Los Angeles Times
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Works on This Recording

1. Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  Waldemar Kmentt (Tenor), Renate Holm (Soprano), Eberhard Wächter (Baritone),
Gundula Janowitz (Soprano), Erich Kunz (Baritone), Wolfgang Windgassen (Tenor),
Heinz Holecek (Baritone)
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1972 

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