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Weber: Der Freischütz / Nielsen, Hartelius, Seiffert, Harnoncourt

Weber / Nielsen / Hartelius / Seiffert
Release Date: 01/27/2009 
Label:  Arthaus Musik   Catalog #: 107011  
Composer:  Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  László PolgárPeter SeiffertCheyne DavidsonMatti Salminen,   ... 
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Zurich Opera ChorusZurich Opera Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 39 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Carl Maria von Weber
DER FREISCHÜTZ

Ottokar – Chenye Davidson
Kuno – Werner Gröschel
Agathe – Inga Nielsen
Ännchen – Malin Hartelius
Kaspar – Matti Salminen
Max – Peter Seiffert
A Hermit – László Polgár
Kilian – Volker Vogel
Samiel – Raphael Clamer

Zurich Opera House Chorus
Zurich Opera House Orchestra
NIkolaus Harnoncourt, conductor

Ruth Berghaus, director
Hartmut Meyer, set design
Marie-Louise Strandt, costumes

Recorded live from the Zurich Opera, February 1999.

Picture format: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: PCM Stereo / Dolby Digital 5.1
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Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Menu language: English
Subtitles: English, German, French, Spanish, Italian, Chinese
Running time: 159 mins
No. of DVDs: 2 (1 DVD 9 + 1 DVD 5)
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Works on This Recording

1. Der Freischütz, J 277 by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  László Polgár (Bass), Peter Seiffert (Tenor), Cheyne Davidson (Baritone),
Matti Salminen (Bass), Inga Nielsen (Soprano), Werner Gröschel (Bass),
Malin Hartelius (Soprano)
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Zurich Opera Chorus,  Zurich Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1817-1821; Dresden, Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1999 
Venue:  Zurich Opera 

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