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Opera In English - Berg: Wozzeck / Daniel, Shore, Et Al


Release Date: 05/20/2003 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 3094   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Alban Berg
Performer:  Josephine BarstowPeter BronderAlan WoodrowStuart Kale,   ... 
Conductor:  Paul Daniel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia OrchestraGeoffrey Mitchell ChoirSusan Singh Choristers
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 32 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Chandos presents the English language recording premiere of 'Wozzeck', Berg's powerful and fatalistic tragedy, now regarded as one of the masterpieces of twentieth-century opera. Paul Daniel and the Philharmonia Orchestra receive consistently excellent reviews in this series, and are aided by a superb cast and theatrical Chandos sound. Recorded in: Watford Colosseum 14-18 July 2002 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Michael Common (Assistant) Chandos presents the English language recording premiere of 'Wozzeck', Berg's powerful and fatalistic tragedy, now regarded as one of the masterpieces of twentieth-century opera. Paul Daniel and the Philharmonia Orchestra receive consistently excellent reviews in this series, and are aided by a superb cast and theatrical Chandos sound. Recorded in: Watford Colosseum 14-18 July 2002 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Michael Common (Assistant) Read less

Works on This Recording

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Wozzeck, Op. 7 by Alban Berg
Performer:  Josephine Barstow (Soprano), Peter Bronder (Tenor), Alan Woodrow (Tenor),
Stuart Kale (Tenor), Clive Bayley (Bass), Leslie John Flanagan (Baritone),
John Graham-Hall (Tenor), Iain Paterson (Bass), Jean Rigby (Mezzo Soprano),
Andrew Shore (Baritone)
Conductor:  Paul Daniel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra,  Geoffrey Mitchell Choir,  Susan Singh Choristers
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1917-1922; Austria 
Length: 91 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: English 

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