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Strauss: Capriccio / Te Kanawa, Troyanos, Hagegard

Strauss,R. / Kanawa / Hagegard / Troyanos / Braun
Release Date: 06/10/2003 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 2900  
Composer:  Richard Strauss
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te KanawaTatiana TroyanosHĺkan Hagegĺrd
Conductor:  Donald Runnicles
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Opera Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Richard Strauss's last opera includes some of the composer's most elegant and sumptuous music. The deftly woven vocal ensembles, detailed orchestral writing and light-handed parodies of eighteenth century music show the hand of the master. Stars Kiri Te Kanawa, Hakan Hagegard, Tatiana Troyanos, and Victor Braun. Sung in German with English subtitles. Full screen picture. Dolby Digital Stereo. Richard Strauss's last opera includes some of the composer's most elegant and sumptuous music. The deftly woven vocal ensembles, detailed orchestral writing and light-handed parodies of eighteenth century music show the hand of the master. Stars Kiri Te Kanawa, Hakan Hagegard, Tatiana Troyanos, and Victor Braun. Sung in German with English subtitles. Full screen picture. Dolby Digital Stereo. Read less

Works on This Recording

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Capriccio, Op. 85 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Tatiana Troyanos (Mezzo Soprano), Hĺkan Hagegĺrd (Baritone)
Conductor:  Donald Runnicles
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1940-1941; Germany 

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