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Humperdinck: Konigskinder / Kaufmann, Widmer, Nikiteanu, Metzmacher, Zurich


Release Date: 10/30/2012 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 001744909  
Composer:  Engelbert Humperdinck
Performer:  Liliana NikiteanuJonas KaufmannReinhard MayrIsabel Rey,   ... 
Conductor:  Ingo Metzmacher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Zurich Opera House OrchestraZurich Opera House Chorus
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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An exhilarating performance by Jonas Kaufmann in the rarely staged performance of Humperdinck's Königskinder.
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An exhilarating performance by Jonas Kaufmann in the rarely staged performance of Humperdinck's Königskinder.
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Works on This Recording

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Königskinder by Engelbert Humperdinck
Performer:  Liliana Nikiteanu (Soprano), Jonas Kaufmann (Tenor), Reinhard Mayr (),
Isabel Rey (Soprano), Marie-thérese Albert (), Wiebke Lehmkuhl (Alto),
Oliver Widmer (Baritone), Kai Florian Bischoff (), Boguslaw Bidzinski (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ingo Metzmacher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Zurich Opera House Orchestra,  Zurich Opera House Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910; Germany 

Customer Reviews

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 Fascinating! April 16, 2013 By Stanley J. (Baltimore, MD) See All My Reviews "Beautifully sung and a thrilling acting performance by Jonas Kaufmann and Isabel Rey. Neat contrast with Hansel und Gretel. Romantic and sad - Humperdinck's intentions clearly expressed by the performers." Report Abuse
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