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Strauss: Die Frau Ohne Schatten / Thielemann, Gould, Schwanewilms, Koch, Schuster

Strauss / Schwanewilms / Schuster / Thielemann
Release Date: 05/29/2012 
Label:  Opus Arte   Catalog #: 1072  
Composer:  Richard Strauss
Performer:  Andreas ConradSteven HumesAnne SchwanewilmsStephen Gould,   ... 
Conductor:  Christian Thielemann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera ChorusVienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Length: 4 Hours 6 Mins. 

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Richard Strauss

The Emperor – Stephen Gould
The Empress – Anne Schwanewilms
The Nurse – Michaela Schuster
Barak – Wolfgang Koch
Barak's Wife – Evelyn Herlitzius
The One-eyed Man – Markus Brück
The One-armed Man – Steven Humes
The Hunchback – Andreas Conrad
The Spirit Messenger – Thomas Johannes Mayer

Vienna State Opera Chorus
(chorus master: Thomas Lang)
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Christian Thielemann, conductor

Christof Loy, stage director
Johannes Leiacker, stage
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Ursula Renzenbrink, costume designer
Stefan Bolliger, lighting designer
Thomas Wilhelm, choreographer

Recorded live from the Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg Festival, 29 July 2011

- Christian Thielemann rehearses Die Frau ohne Schatten
- Cast Gallery

Picture format: NTSC 16:9 anamorphic
Sound format: LPCM Stereo 2.0 / DTS 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: English, French, German, Spanish
Running time: 220 mins (opera) + 26 mins (bonus)
No. of DVDs: 2 (DVD 9)
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Works on This Recording

Die Frau ohne Schatten, Op. 65 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Andreas Conrad (Tenor), Steven Humes (Bass), Anne Schwanewilms (Soprano),
Stephen Gould (Tenor), Wolfgang Koch (Baritone), Michaela Schuster (Mezzo Soprano),
Evelyn Herlitzius (Soprano), Markus Brück (Voice), Thomas J. Mayer (Baritone)
Conductor:  Christian Thielemann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1914-1918; Germany 

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