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Strauss: Elektra DVD (Film)

Strauss: Elektra DVD (Film)

1981 film directed by Götz Friedrich with music by the Vienna Philharmonic under Karl Bölm.
£24.99

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For this 1981 film of Strauss's expressionist masterpiece, director Götz Friedrich collaborated with the composer's disciple Karl Bölm, who recorded the soundtrack with the Vienna Philharmonic only months before his death - 'music making of grandeur, ecstasy and precision' wrote the  Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

 

Composer: Richard Strauss
Klytämnestra: Astrid Varnay
Elektra: Leonie Rysanek
Chrysothemis: Catarina Ligendza
Aegisth: Hans Beirer
Orest: Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau


Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor
Wiener Philharmoniker, Karl Bölm 1981

 

Director: Götz Friedrich

 

Plus: DVD 2 'Ob ich die musik nicht höre? Sie kommt doch aus mir' Karl Bölm, Götz Friedrich and Richard Strauss 's 'Elektra'. A 90 - minute documentary by Norbert Beilharz.

 
Picture: 4:3
Sound: LPCM stereo / DTS 5.1
Format: NTSC
Region code: 0 worldwide
Running Time: 208 mins
Subtitles: EN/DE/FR/SP/CH

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