Notes & Reviews:
Recorded live at the Saarbrucken State Theatre in 2008 this spectacular new production of the baroque masterpiece has received critical recognition, with reviewer Frank Herkommer of "opernnetz.de" commenting: " Producer Peter Lund with his celebrated production of Agrippina demonstrates his love with detail, focused on directing the characters, with exuberant fantasy and creativity the Berlin director sparks brilliant Handel fireworks! He succeeds in unleashing an effervescent joy of playing, which puts an irresistible spell on the viewer".
Featuring a cast of renowned baroque specialists under the direction of Konrad Junghaenel, one of the leading conductors in the array of early music.
Live recording of the spectacular new production of this baroque masterpiece at the Saarbrucken State Theater from 2008! How to enrich a gloomy plot full of intrigue, cabal, and rancor to an adorable comedic insight into the inner life of the Royals? In love with detail, focused on directing the characters with exuberant fantasy and creativity, Berlin director Peter Lund sparks brilliant Handel fireworks, unleashing an effervescent joy of playing that puts an irresistible spell on the viewer, with a premium cast under Konrad Junghanel, one of the leading conductors in early music.
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Works DetailsHandel, George Frideric : Agrippina, HWV 6
- Performers: David Cordier; Susanne Geb; Hiroshi Matsui
- Conductor: Konrad Junghanel
- Ensemble: Saarlandisches Staatsorchester
- Period Time: Baroque
- Form: Opera/Operetta
- Written: 1709
- Studio/Live: Live