Massenet - Werther (Blu-ray)
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Cat No: ACC10427
Number of Discs: 1
Release Date: 6th April 2018
ArtistsJuan Diego Florez
Kinderchor der Oper Zurich
Chor der Oper Zurich
Goethe’s drama is echoed in Massenet’s score by emotionally wide-ranging vocal parts written on a grand scale. Juan Diego Flórez is undisputedly one of the best belcanto tenors of our times and embodies a tortured and nuanced Werther. 'It’s not a profane appearance of any singer – it is an epiphany!' gushes the Neue Zürcher Zeitung in a rave review. At Flórez’s side, Franco-British mezzo-soprano Anna Stéphany sang her role début as Charlotte. The one-room staging by Tatjana Gürbaca cleverly makes the social stranglehold of oppression tangible.
Recorded at the Opernhaus Zürich, April 2017
- Werther: Juan Diego Flórez
- Charlotte: Anna Stéphany
- Sophie: Mélissa Petit
- Albert: Audun Iversen
- Le Bailli: Cheyne Davidson
- Schmidt: Martin Zysset
Stage director: Tatjana Gürbaca
Lighting design: Klaus Grünberg
Costume design: Silke Willrett
Dramaturgy: Claus Spahn
Picture Formats: NTSC 16:9, Full HD
Sound Formats: DTS HD Master Audio, PCM Stereo
Region Code: 0
Running Time: 137:36
Disc Format: BD 25
Subtitles: Original (French), German, English, Korean
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