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Wagner: Das Rheingold / Terfel, Croft, Blythe, Owens, Levine, Metropolitan Opera

Wagner / Terfel / Croft / Owens / Blythe / Levine
Release Date: 03/19/2013 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 001754309  
Composer:  Richard Wagner
Performer:  Eric OwensGerhard SiegelBryn TerfelRichard Croft,   ... 
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera ChorusMetropolitan Opera Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Works on This Recording

Das Rheingold by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Eric Owens (Baritone), Gerhard Siegel (Tenor), Bryn Terfel (Bass Baritone),
Richard Croft (Tenor), Hans-Peter König (Baritone), Stephanie Blythe (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Metropolitan Opera Chorus,  Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Germany 

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