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Mozart: Die Zauberflote / Kertesz, Berry, Lorengar, Kmentt, Peters, Kreppel

Release Date: 06/01/2010 
Label:  Video Artists International   Catalog #: 4520  
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Pilar LorengarRoberta PetersWaldemar KmenttWalter Kreppel,   ... 
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera ChorusVienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Otto Schenk’s magnificent production is captured in this live 1964 Salzburg Festival performance starring Walter Berry, Pilar Lorengar, Waldemar Kmentt, Roberta Peters, and Walter Kreppel; the eminent conductor István Kertész leads the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra. 168 minutes, Black & white, mono, subtitles in English, French, German, Italian, and Spanish. All regions.

Opera in Two Acts
Music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Libretto by Emanuel Schikaneder

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Chorus of the Vienna State Opera
István Kertész, conductor

Salzburg Festival 1964
Production: Otto Schenk

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Papageno: Walter Berry
Pamina: Pilar Lorengar
Tamino: Waldemar Kmentt
Queen of the Night: Roberta Peters
Sarastro; Walter Kreppel
Speaker: Paul Schöffler
Papagena: Renate Holm
Monostatos: Renato Ercolani
First Lady: Maria van Dongen
Second Lady: Cvetka Ahlin
Third Lady: Vera Little
First Boy: Lucia Popp
Second Boy: Yvonne Helvey
Third Boy: Hildegard Rütgers
First Priest: Paul Späni
Second Priest: Josef Knapp
First Guard: Herbert Shachtschneider
Second Guard: Georg Littassy
Slaves: Alfred Böhm, Georg Bucher, Heinz Rohn

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Works on This Recording

Die Zauberflöte, K 620 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Pilar Lorengar (Soprano), Roberta Peters (Soprano), Waldemar Kmentt (Tenor),
Walter Kreppel (Bass), Renate Holm (Soprano), Walter Berry (Bass Baritone),
Renato Ercolani (Tenor), Cvetka Ahlin (Mezzo Soprano), Vera Little (Alto),
Paul Spani (Tenor)
Conductor:  István Kertész
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 

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