Richard Strauss: Feuersnot / Schneider, Mascus, Janke, Tokar, Huther, Min, Eiche, Kupfer, Burkhart, Woldt, Schwinghammer, Mittelhammer
2 CD / CPO / 2015-02-10Conductors: Schirmer, Ulf
Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Chorus; Gartnerplatz State Theatre Childrens Choir; Munich Radio Orchestra
Just in time to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Richard Strauss's birth comes a cpo-released concert performance of his rarely performed 'sung poem' "Feuersnot" (1901)...continue...
2 CD / CPO / 2008-10-28Works: Otto Nicolai: Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor
Performers: Banse, Juliane; Bothmer, Ferdinand von; Dries, Michael; Eiche, Markus; Karondi, Anna; Markert, Annette; Reiter, Alfred; Schmitt, Maximilian [Tenor Vocal]; Stephinger, Christoph
Conductors: Schirmer, Ulf
Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Chorus
Otto Nicolai composed the music for 'The Merry Wives of Windsor' during 1845-49. This opera, destined to become his German-language masterpiece, initially had trouble finding...continue...