Wagner - Parsifal (DVD)
This despatch estimate is based on information from both our own stock and the UK supplier's stock.
If ordering multiple items, we will aim to send everything together so the longest despatch estimate will apply to the complete order.
If you would rather receive certain items more quickly, please place them on a separate order.
If any unexpected delays occur, we will keep you informed of progress via email and not allow other items on the order to be held up.
If you would prefer to receive everything together regardless of any delay, please let us know via email.
Pre-orders will be despatched as close as possible to the release date.
Label: Bel Air
Cat No: BAC128
Number of Discs: 2
Release Date: 9th September 2016
Wagner’s last opera, Parsifal is a medieval epic story marked by Christian, Buddhist and esoteric references. It is about redemption and renewal, but this new production by Russian director Dmitri Tcherniakov adds a jarring note: revenge.
This ‘Festival Play for the Consecration of the Stage’ is similar to a Medieval epic, a blend of metaphysical dreams and obscure battles with constant spiritual references. This new production is directed by Dmitri Tcherniakov, conducted by Daniel Barenboim and sung by an international cast of excellent singers: Andreas Schager, Anja Kampe, Wolfgang Koch, René Pape, Tomas Tómasson and Matthias Hölle.
- Amfortas: Wolfgang Koch
- Gurnemanz: René Pape
- Parsifal: Andreas Schager
- Klingsor: Tomas Tómasson
- Kundry: Anja Kampe
- Titurel: Matthias Hölle
Stage direction: Dmitri Tcherniakov
Costume design: Elena Zaytseva
Set design: Dmitri Tcherniakov
Lighting design: Gleb Filshtinsky
Chorus master: Martin Wright
Dramaturgy: Jens Schroth
HD recording: Staatsoper im Schiller Theater, Berlin, April 2015
Produced by François Duplat
Directed for TV & video by Andy Sommer
Error on this page? Let us know here
Need more information on this product? Click here