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Wagner: Tristan Und Isolde / Böhm, Nilsson, Vickers,

Tristan Und Isolde
Release Date: 05/14/2002 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 2230  
Composer:  Richard Wagner
Performer:  Jon VickersBirgit Nilsson
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Number of Discs: 2 
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The great soprano Birgit Nilsson stars in her signature role of Isolde in this historic performance filmed live at the Theatre Antique d'Orange in France in 1973. Jon Vickers co-stars as Tristan in this famed production, which is performed under the musical direction of the legendary conductor Karl Bohm, with the Orchestre National de RTF. This historic film of Wagner's monumental opera, performed by this incomparable cast, has been restored and digitally re-mastered. Also stars Ruth Hesse, Walter Berry, Bengt Rundgren, Horst Laurenthal, Stan Unruh. 2-disc set.

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The great soprano Birgit Nilsson stars in her signature role of Isolde in this historic performance filmed live at the Theatre Antique d'Orange in France in 1973. Jon Vickers co-stars as Tristan in this famed production, which is performed under the musical direction of the legendary conductor Karl Bohm, with the Orchestre National de RTF. This historic film of Wagner's monumental opera, performed by this incomparable cast, has been restored and digitally re-mastered. Also stars Ruth Hesse, Walter Berry, Bengt Rundgren, Horst Laurenthal, Stan Unruh. 2-disc set.

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Works on This Recording

1. Tristan und Isolde by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Jon Vickers (Tenor), Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857-1859; Germany 

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