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Grafenegg Midsummer Night’s Gala Concert - 2015

Tonkunstler-orchester / Sado / Beczala
Release Date: 09/25/2015 
Label:  Euroarts   Catalog #: 2072788  
Number of Discs: 1 
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Grafenegg, home to the world’s best orchestras, singers and musicians is set in the gorgeous wine-country landscape of Lower Austria, the historic castle and beautiful gardens a spectacular setting for music. The Midsummer Night’s Gala takes a musical stroll through Wachau’s romantic landscape while lending top German soprano Elisabeth Kulman, tenor Piotr Beczala or violinist Julia Fischer your ear. Yutaka Sado, one of Japan’s most distinguished conductors, leads the Tonkünstler-Orchester in music of Bizet, Massenet, Saint-Saëns, Sarasate, Verdi, Falla, Kálmán, Lehár and Cole Porter.

GRAFENEGG MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S GALA 2015

Georges Bizet: Carmen (excerpts): Prélude / Flower
Read more Song: ‘La fleur que tu mavais jétee’ / Seguidilla: ‘Prés des reparts de Séville’

Jules Massenet: Werther, Act III: Pourquoi me reveiller

Camille Saint-Saëns: Samson et Dalila, Act II: Mon coeur s’ouvre a ta vox

Pablo de Sarasate:
Carmen Fantasy, Op. 25
Introduction and Tarantella, Op. 43

Giuseppe Verdi: Il trovatore, Act II: Stride la vampa!

Manuel de Falla: El amor brujo: Danza ritual del fuego

Emmerich Kálmán:
Grafin Mariza (Countess Mariza), Act I: Grüß mir die süßen, die reizenden Frauen
Die Csardasfurstin (The Gypsy Princess), Act II: Duet: Tanzen möchte ich

Franz Lehár: Das Land des Lächelns (The Land of Smiles), Act II: Dein ist mein ganzes Herz!

Cole Porter: Kiss me Kate (excerpts): Overture / I Hate Men

Elisabeth Kulman, mezzo-soprano
Piotr Beczala, tenor
Julia Fischer, violin
Tonkünstler Orchestra
Yutaka Sado, conductor

Recorded live at Grafenegg, July 2015

Picture format: NTSC 16:9
Sound format: PCM Stereo / Dolby Digital 5.0 / DTS 5.0
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Running time: 88 mins
No. of DVDs: 1
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