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Strauss: Die Frau Ohne Schatten / Thielemann, Gould, Schwanewilms, Koch, Schuster [blu-ray]

Release Date: 05/29/2012 
Label:  Opus Arte   Catalog #: 7104  
Composer:  Richard Strauss
Performer:  Andreas ConradSteven HumesAnne SchwanewilmsStephen Gould,   ... 
Conductor:  Christian Thielemann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera ChorusVienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Richard Strauss
(Blu-ray Disc Version)

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
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Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Christian Thielemann, conductor

Christof Loy, stage director
Johannes Leiacker, stage designer
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: 1080i High Definition
Sound format:LPCM Stereo 2.0 / DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: English, French, German, Spanish
Running time: 220 mins (opera) + 26 mins (bonus)
No. of Discs: 1 (Blu-ray)
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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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