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Furrer: Begehren / Hoffmann, Leutgeb

Furrer / Hoffmann / Leutgeb / Ens Recherche
Release Date: 02/10/2009 
Label:  Kairos   Catalog #: 12792  
Composer:  Beat Furrer
Performer:  Johann LeutgebPetra Hoffmann
Conductor:  Beat Furrer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Recherche EnsembleNova Vocal Ensemble
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

FURRER: Begehren (“Desire”) (complete opera)

“Best world premiere of 2003.” — Opera World

Beat Furrer’s opera Begehren was the opening stage production for Graz 2003, with stage design by famous London-based architect Zaha Hadid, and was very well received by national and international press. The opera takes the well-known Orpheus & Euridike theme and transfers it into a contemporary setting. Playable in all regions. Approx run time 1 hr, 46 min.
FURRER: Begehren (“Desire”) (complete opera)

“Best world premiere of 2003.” — Opera World

Beat Furrer’s opera Begehren was the opening stage production for Graz 2003, with stage design by famous London-based architect Zaha Hadid, and was very well received by national and international press. The opera takes the well-known Orpheus & Euridike theme and transfers it into a contemporary setting. Playable in all regions. Approx run time 1 hr, 46 min.
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Works on This Recording

1. Begehren by Beat Furrer
Performer:  Johann Leutgeb (Spoken Vocals), Petra Hoffmann (Soprano)
Conductor:  Beat Furrer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Recherche Ensemble,  Nova Vocal Ensemble
Period: 20th Century 

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