Wagner: Lohengrin / Davis, Rootering, Heppner, Sweet

Release Date: 8/30/2012
Label: RCA
Catalog Number: RCA62646
Composer: Richard Wagner
Conductor: Sir Colin Davis
Number of Discs: 3

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Notes and Editorial Reviews
Mr. Heppner's firm, strong tone is technically superior to that of any heldentenor now operating. With Mr. Davis's intelligent backing, Mr. Heppner creates a restrained, noble Lohengrin, dramatically cautious at times but impeccably musical.

-- Alex Ross, The New York Times [2/1/1996]
Works on This Recording
1. Lohengrin by Richard Wagner
Performer: Azuko Suzuki (Soprano), Eva Martón (Soprano), Sharon Sweet (Soprano), Sergei Leiferkus (Baritone), Barbara Fleckenstein (Soprano), Jan-Hendrik Rootering (Bass), Heinrich Weber (Tenor), Jürgen Weiss (Bass), Ben Heppner (Tenor), Anton Rosner (Tenor), Bryn Terfel (Bass Baritone), Gisela Uhlmann (Mezzo Soprano), Dankwart Siegele (Baritone), Marion Rambausek (Alto)
Conductor: Sir Colin Davis
Period: Romantic
Written: 1846-1847 ; Germany
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