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Salzburg Festival 2012 - Strauss: Don Juan; Wagner: Wesendonck Lieder

Strauss / Jansons / Stemme / Wiener Philharmoniker
Release Date: 07/30/2013 
Label:  Euroarts   Catalog #: 2072628  
Composer:  Richard StraussRichard WagnerJohannes Brahms
Performer:  Nina Stemme
Conductor:  Mariss Jansons
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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JANSONS AT THE SALZBURG FESTIVAL 2012

With a programme dedicated to the second half of the 19th century, Mariss Jansons, the vienna philharmonic and soprano Nina Stemme offer a "superlative concert experience" (Kurier). A brilliant reading of Richard Strauss's tone poem Don Juan opens this concert, Wagner's "Wesendonck-Lieder", sung by the outstanding Swedish soprano Nina Stemme and the consiously down-to-earth-symphonic answer of Johannes Brahms Symphony No. 1 in C minor complete this extraordinary concert. "Jansons stimulates the philharmonic powers and leads them to produce an unparalleled quality
Read more - magical." (Der Standard)

Richard Strauss: Don Juan, Op. 20, TrV 156

Richard Wagner: Wesendonck Lieder (orch. Felix Mottl)

Johannes Brahms: Symphony no. 1 in C minor, Op. 68

Nina Stemme, soprano
Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Mariss Jansons, conductor

Recorded live from the Großes Festspielhaus, Salzburg Festival, August 2012

Picture format: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: PCM Stereo / Dolby Digital 5.0 / DTS 5.0
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Subtitles: English, German, French
Running time: 95 mins
No. of DVDs: 1
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Works on This Recording

1. Don Juan, Op. 20 by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Mariss Jansons
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888-1889; Germany 
2. Wesendonck Lieder by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Nina Stemme (Soprano)
Conductor:  Mariss Jansons
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857-1858; Germany 
3. Symphony no 1 in C minor, Op. 68 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Mariss Jansons
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855-1876; Austria 

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