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Strauss: Rosenkavalier DVD (Munich Philharmonic)

Strauss: Rosenkavalier DVD (Munich Philharmonic)

Herbert Wernicke's celebrated Salzburg Festival production restaged at the Festspielhaus Baden-Baden.
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Renée Fleming appears in one of her greatest roles - the beautiful Marschallin of Strauss's bittersweet comedy of love, Der Rosenkavalier. Her peerless performance is supported by a 'galactic cast' (Christian Thielemann), which includes Sophie Koch as Octavian (the "Knight of the Rose"), Diana Damrau as the young Sophie, Franz Hawlata as the boorish Baron Ochs and Jonas Kaufmann, making a guest appearance as the Italian Singer. Herbert Wernicke's celebrated Salzburg Festival production was specially restaged at the Festspielhaus Baden-Baden for this high definition film.


Composer: Richard Strauss

Feldmarschallin: Renée Fleming

Octavian: Sophie Koch

Sophie: Diana Damrau

Baron Ochs: Franz Hawlata

Faninal: Franz Grundheber

Ein Sänger: Jonas Kaufmann

 

Vienna Philharmonic Choir

Munich Philharmonic Orchestra

Conductor: Christian Thielemann

Stage Production, set and costumes: Herbert Wernicke

Lighting: Werner Breitenfelder

Video Director: Brian Large


 

Plus: Cast Talking Rosenkavalier / Interviews with the cast and conductor


 
Picture: 16:9
Sound: LPCM stereo 2.0 / DTS 5.1
Format: NTSC
Region code: 0 worldwide
Running Time: 211+32 mins
Subtitles: EN/DE/FR/SP/CH

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