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Handel: Admeto / Rexroth, Lichtenstein, Arman, Halle Handel Festival [Blu-ray]

Handel / Rexroth / Lichtenstein / Bach / Arman
Release Date: 03/31/2009 
Label:  Arthaus Musik   Catalog #: 101258  
Composer:  George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Timothy MeadMelanie HirschRaimund NolteMatthias Rexroth,   ... 
Conductor:  Howard Arman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Handel Festival Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 3 Hours 16 Mins. 

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George Frideric Handel

Admeto – Matthias Rexroth Alceste – Romelia Lichtenstein
Antigona – Mechthild Bach
Trasimede – Tim Mead
Ercole – Raimund Nolte
Orindo – Melanie Hirsch
Meraspe – Gerd Vogel

Halle Handel Festival Orchestra
Howard Arman, conductor

Axel Köhler, stage director
Roland Aeschlimann, set design
Marie-Thérèse Jossen, costumes

Recorded live from the Opernhaus Halle, 2006.

Picture format: 1080i Full HD NTSC 16:9 Sound format:
Read more PCM Stereo / DTS-HD Master Audio 7.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Menu language: English
Subtitles: Italian, English, German, French, Spanish
Running time: 196 mins
No. of Discs: 1 (BD50 disc)
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Works on This Recording

Admeto, Rč di Tessaglia, HWV 22 by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Timothy Mead (Countertenor), Melanie Hirsch (Mezzo Soprano), Raimund Nolte (Bass),
Matthias Rexroth (Countertenor), Mechthild Bach (Soprano), Romelia Lichtenstein (Soprano),
Gerd Vogel (Bass)
Conductor:  Howard Arman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Handel Festival Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1727; London, England 

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