Wagner - Tannhauser (Blu-ray)
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Label: Opus Arte
Cat No: OABD7171D
Number of Discs: 2
Release Date: 29th June 2015
Bayreuth Festival Orchestra and Chorus
Wagner’s tale of the struggle between spiritual and profane love, and of redemption through love, is given a radical visual update in Sebastian Baumgarten’s controversial yet thought-provoking Bayreuth production.
Joep van Lieshout’s giant installation ‘The Technocrat’ dominates the stage, its industrial interior giving credence to the idea that Tannhäuser is one big experiment and playing host to some magnificent performances, among them Torsten Kerl’s robust interpretation of the title role and Camilla Nylund’s wonderfully empathetic Elisabeth.
- Tannhäuser: Torsten Kerl
- Elisabeth, Nichte des Landgrafen: Camilla Nylund
- Venus: Michelle Breedt
- Wolfram von Eschenbach: Markus Eiche
- Landgraf Hermann: Kwangchul Youn
- Walther von der Vogelweide: Lothar Odinius
- Biterolf: Thomas Jesatko
- Heinrich der Schreiber: Stefan Heibach
- Reinmar von Zweter: Rainer Zaun
Stage Director: Sebastian Baumgarten
Recorded live at the Bayreuth Festspiele, July 2014.
Running time: 252 minutes
Sound format: LPCM stereo/DTS Master Audio 5.1
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