Opera In English - Berg: Wozzeck / Daniel, Shore, Et Al

Release Date: 5/20/2003
Label: Chandos
Catalog Number: CHAN 3094(2)
Composer: Alban Berg
Conductor: Paul Daniel
Number of Discs: 2

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
Chandos presents the English language recording premiere of 'Wozzeck', Berg's powerful and fatalistic tragedy, now regarded as one of the masterpieces of twentieth-century opera. Paul Daniel and the Philharmonia Orchestra receive consistently excellent reviews in this series, and are aided by a superb cast and theatrical Chandos sound. Recorded in: Watford Colosseum 14-18 July 2002 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Michael Common (Assistant)
Works on This Recording
1. Wozzeck, Op. 7 by Alban Berg
Performer: Jean Rigby (Mezzo Soprano), Stuart Kale (Tenor), Peter Bronder (Tenor), Clive Bayley (Bass), Iain Paterson (Bass), John Graham-Hall (Tenor), Alan Woodrow (Tenor), Andrew Shore (Baritone), Josephine Barstow (Soprano), Leslie John Flanagan (Baritone)
Conductor: Paul Daniel
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1917-1922 ; Austria
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