2 CD / Deutsche Grammophon Import / 2012-03-29Works: Richard Strauss: Ariadne auf Naxos, Op. 60
Performers: Commichau, Jurgen; Dessay, Natalie; Dohmen, Albert; Genz, Christoph; Genz, Stephan; Henneberg, Matthias; Heppner, Ben [Tenor Vocals]; Hossfeld, Christiane; Kirchner, Eva; Luttinen, Sami; Michael Howa...
Conductors: Sinopoli, Giuseppe
Ensemble: Dresden Staatskapelle
"Probably no tenor will ever manage to make Bacchus sound graceful, but Heppner comes as close as anyone ever has. He has one of two...continue...
2 CD / CPO / 2009-08-25Works: Franz Lehár: Friederike, operetta in 3 acts
Performers: Behle, Daniel; Brüninghaus, Simona; Fleckenstein, Barbara; Götz, Andreas; Kaiser, Kristiane; Liener, Georg; Radu, Valentin; Ruck, Stefanie; Schwartz, Sylvia; Suzuki, Atsuko; Vogt, Klaus Flo...
Conductors: Schirmer, Ulf
Quite a few complaints have been lodged against Franz Lehar's 'Friederike', from its premiere in 1928 until the present day. How could anyone seriously consider...continue...
2 CD / CPO / 2005-07-19Works: Max Bruch: Das Lied von der Glocke, oratorio for soloists, chorus, orchestra & organ, Op. 45
Performers: Hoff, Mario; Marguerre, Eleonore; Vogt, Klaus Florian
Conductors: Steen, Jac van
CPO is releasing one of the 19th century's most popular settings to works by Friedrich Schiller: 'The Lay of the Bell' by Max Bruch. Bruch...continue...