3 CD / Marco Polo / 2005-08-16Works: Siegfried Wagner: Der Heidekönig, opera, Op. 9
Performers: Broberg, Rebecca; Höchbauer, Joachim; Heichlinger, Andreas; Hoferichter, Philipp; Hoffmann, Achim; Horn, Volker; Kruzel, Adam; Müller, Beate Maria; Maier, Christine; Scharnke, Thorsten; Sch...
Conductors: Kodama, Hiroshi
Ensemble: PPP Music Theatre Ensemble, Munich
Richard Wagner's son, Siegfried, expertly composed 15 Romantic operas. His subjects were usually drawn from medieval German sources. 'The Heathen King', set in the late...continue...
2 CD / Marco Polo / 2005-02-22Works: Jose Maria Usandizaga: Mendi Mendiyan, a Basque pastoral folk-opera in three acts
Performers: Ariño, Santos; Carril, José Antonio; Davidova, Tatiana; Echeverria, Alfonso; Lomba, Juan; Ubieta, Marta
Conductors: Mena, Juan José
Ensemble: Bilbao Symphony Orchestra
First performed in Bilbao in 1910, Jose Maria Usandizaga'a pastoral folk-opera 'Mendi Mendiyan' is one of the most important works to reflect Basque culture and...continue...
2 CD / Marco Polo / 1995-05-10Works: Siegfried Wagner: Schwarzschwanenreich, opera, Op. 7
Performers: Beth Johanning; Hartmann, Roland; Jutta Maria Schmitz; Kerstin Quandt; Lucian Chioreanu; Lukic, Ksenja; Raffeiner, Walter; Wenhold, Andre
Conductors: Bach, Konrad
Ensemble: Thüringian Landestheater Chorus
"...The cast is quite good. I like Beth Johanning, a strong soprano with a wide range and an expressive voice, and Kerstin Quandt, a well-schooled,...continue...