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Richard Wagner: Magic Fire Conflagration - A Biography By Jorg Handstein


Release Date: 02/26/2013 
Label:  Br Klassik   Catalog #: 900903   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Mariss Jansons
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Narrator: Udo Wachtveitl
Wagner: Götz Argus
Cosima: Viola von der Burg
Minna: Hemma Michel
Ludwig II: Stean Murr

Also featuring Horst Sachtleben, Christian Baumann, Ariane Payer.
Narrator: Udo Wachtveitl
Wagner: Götz Argus
Cosima: Viola von der Burg
Minna: Hemma Michel
Ludwig II: Stean Murr

Also featuring Horst Sachtleben, Christian Baumann, Ariane Payer. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Tannhäuser: Overture by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Mariss Jansons
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
2. Lohengrin: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Mariss Jansons
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
3. Tristan und Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Mariss Jansons
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
4. Götterdämmerung: Siegfried's Funeral Music by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Mariss Jansons
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 

Sound Samples

Feuerzauber Weltenbrand: Chapter 1: Luderlich in Leipzig (1813-1833)
Feuerzauber Weltenbrand: Chapter 2: Provinz-Theater (1834-1839)
Feuerzauber Weltenbrand: Chapter 3: Ein Ende in Paris (1839-1842)
Feuerzauber Weltenbrand: Chapter 4: Ich bin die Revolution (1842-1849)
Feuerzauber Weltenbrand: Chapter 5: Ein Asylant in Zurich (1849-1854)
Feuerzauber Weltenbrand: Chapter 6: Tristan und Mathilde (1852-1859)

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