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Massenet: Werther / Kraus, Troyanos, Plasson


Release Date: 09/23/1997 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 66516   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Jules Massenet
Performer:  Tatiana TroyanosAlfredo Kraus
Conductor:  Michel Plasson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Alfredo Kraus was the leading exponent of Massenet’s tortured hero in his day, and enters into the soul of the character in this sensitively conducted 1979 account.

-- George Hall, BBC Music Magazine [4/2010]
Alfredo Kraus was the leading exponent of Massenet’s tortured hero in his day, and enters into the soul of the character in this sensitively conducted 1979 account.

-- George Hall, BBC Music Magazine [4/2010] Read less

Works on This Recording

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Werther by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Tatiana Troyanos (Mezzo Soprano), Alfredo Kraus (Tenor)
Conductor:  Michel Plasson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; France 

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