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CULT OPERA OF THE 1970s (Hamburg State Opera, 1967-1971) (NTSC) (11 DVD set)

CULT OPERA OF THE 1970s

Historical Studio productions from the Hamburg State Opera.

 

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Le Nozze di Figaro (1967)

Countess Almaviva – Arlene Saunders
Figaro – Heinz Blankenburg
Susanna – Edith Mathis
Cherubino – Elisabeth Steiner
Marcellina – Maria Von Ilosvay
Don Basilio – Kurt Marschner

Corps de Ballet of the Hamburg State Opera
Chorus of the Hamburg State Opera
The Philharmonic State Orchestra Hamburg
Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt
, conductor

Joachim Hess, director

 

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Die Zauberflöte (1971)

Sarastro – Hans Sotin
Tamino – Nicolai Gedda
Speaker – Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau
Queen of the Night – Christina Deutekom
Pamina – Edith Mathis
Papageno – William Workman
Papagena – Carol Malone
Monostatos – Franz Grundheber
Two Men In Armour – Kurt Moll / Bernd Rüter

Chorus of the Hamburg State Opera
The Philharmonic State Orchestra Hamburg
Horst Stein
, conductor

Sir Peter Ustinov, director

 

Ludwig van Beethoven: Fidelio (1968)

Florestan - Richard Cassilly
Leonore - Anja Silja
Rocco - Ernst Wiemann
Marzelline - Lucia Popp
Jaquino - Erwin Wohlfahrt
Don Pizarro - Theo Adam
Don Fernando - Hans Sotin

Chorus of the Hamburg State Opera
Hamburg Philharmonic State Orchestra
Leopold Ludwig
, conductor

Joachim Hess, director

 

Carl Maria Von Weber: Der Freischütz (1968)

Max – Ernst Kozub
Kaspar –
Gottlob Frick
Kilian –
Franz Grundheber
Cuno –
Toni Blankenheim
Agathe –
Arlene Saunders
Annchen –
Edith Mathis
Prince Ottokar –
Tom Krause
A Hermit –
Hans Sotin
Samiel –
Bernhard Minetti

Hamburg State Opera Ballet
Hamburg State Opera Chorus
The Philharmonic State Orchestra Hamburg
Leopold Ludwig
, conductor

Gyula Trebitsch, director

 

Albert Lortzing: Zar und Zimmermann (1969)

Peter the Great – Raymond Wolansky
Peter Ivanov –
Peter Haage
Van Bett –
Hans Sotin
Marie –
Lucia Popp
Admiral Lefort –
Herbert Fliether
Lord Syndham –
Noël Mangin
Marquis de Châteauneuf –
Horst Wilhelm
Widow Browe –
Ursula Boese
Officer –
Franz Grundheber

Hamburg State Opera Ballet
Hamburg State Opera Chorus
The Philharmonic State Orchestra Hamburg
Charles Mackerras
, conductor

Gyula Trebitsch, director

 

Jacques Offenbach: Orpheus in der Unterwelt (1971) 

Pluto / Aristeus - William Workman
Euridyce - Elisabeth Steiner
Jupiter - Toni Blankenheim
Public Opinion - Liselotte Pulver
Orpheus - Kurt Marschner
Juno - Inge Meysel
Styx - Theo Lingen
Venus - Urszula Koszut
Minerva - Cvetka Ahlin
Mars - Franz Grundheber

Hamburg State Opera Ballet
Hamburg State Opera Chorus
The Philharmonic State Orchestra Hamburg
Marek Janowski,
conductor

Joachim Hess, director

 

Richard Wagner: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (1970)

Hans Sachs – Giorgio Tozzi
Veit Pogner –
Ernst Wiemann
Fritz Kothner –
Hans-Otto Kloose
Sixtus Beckmesser – 
Toni Blankenheim
Walther von Stolzing –
Richard Cassilly
David –
Gerhard Unger
Eva –
Arlene Saunders
Magdalene –
Ursula Boese

Hamburg State Opera Ballet
Hamburg State Opera Chorus
The Philharmonic State Orchestra Hamburg
Leopold Ludwig
, conductor

Joachim Hess, director

 

Alban Berg: Wozzeck (1970)

Wozzeck - Toni Blankenheim
Drum Major -
Richard Cassilly
Andres -
Peter Haage
Captain -
Gerhard Unger
Doctor
- Hans Sotin
Workman I -
Kurt Moll
Workman II - Franz Grundheber
The Fool -
Kurt Marschner
Marie -
Sena Jurinac
Margret
- Elizabeth Steiner

Chorus of the Hamburg State Opera
Hamburg Philharmonic State Orchestra
Bruno Maderna
, conductor

Joachim Hess, director

 

Gian Carlo Menotti: Help, Help, the Globolinks! (1969)

Emily – Edith Mathis
Madame Euterpova –
Arlene Saunders
Dr. Stone –
Raymond Wolansky
Tony –
William Workman
Timothy –
Kurt Marschner
Miss Newkirk –
Ursula Boese
Mr. Lavander-Gas – Franz Grundheber
Dr. Turtlespit –
Noël Mangin

Hamburg State Opera Ballet
The Children Chorus of the NDR
(direction: Hellmut Fellmer)
Hamburg Philharmonic State Orchestra
Matthias Kuntzsch
, conductor

Gian Carlo Menotti, director
Joachim Hess
, TV adaptation

 

Krzysztof Pednerecki: Die Teufel von Loudun (The Devils of Loudun) (1969)

Jeanne - Tatiana Troyanos
Urbain Grandier -
Andrzej Hiolski
Father Barré -
Bernhard Ladysz
Father Rangier -
Hans Sotin
Jean d'Armagnac -
Karl-Heinz Gerdesmann
Guilleaume de Cerisay -
Rolf Mamero
Adam -
Kurt Marschner
Mannoury -
Heinz Blankenburg
Baron de Laubardement -
Helmut Melchert
Prince Henri de Condé -
William Workman
Asmodeus
- Arnold van Mill

Hamburg State Opera Chorus
Hamburg Philharmonic State Orchestra
Marek Janowski
, conductor

Joachim Hess, TV director

 

Picture format: NTSC 4:3 Colour
Sound format: PCM Mono
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Menu languages: English, German, French, Spanish
Subtitles: English, German, French, Spanish, Italian
Running time: 22 hours
No. of DVDs: 11 (10x DVD9 + 1x DVD5)

 








Composer(s):
Beethoven, Ludwig van; Berg, Alban; Lortzing, Albert; Menotti, Gian Carlo; Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus; Offenbach, Jacques; Penderecki, Krzysztof; Wagner, Richard; Weber, Carl Maria von

Lyricist(s):
Berg, Alban; Cremieux, Hector; Da Ponte, Lorenzo; Halevy, Ludovic; Kind, Johann Friedrich; Lortzing, Albert; Menotti, Gian Carlo; Penderecki, Krzysztof; Schikaneder, Emanuel; Sonnleithner, Joseph; Wagner, Richard

Conductor(s):
Janowski, Marek; Kuntzsch, Matthias; Ludwig, Leopold; Mackerras, Charles; Maderna, Bruno; Schmidt-Isserstedt, Hans; Stein, Horst

Orchestra(s):
Hamburg State Philharmonic Orchestra

Ensemble(s):
Hamburg State Opera Ballet

Choir(s):
Hamburg State Opera Chorus; North German Radio Children Chorus

Artist(s):
Adam, Theo; Ahlin, Cvetka; Blankenburg, Heinz; Blankenheim, Toni; Boese, Ursula; Cassilly, Richard; Deutekom, Christina; Fliether, Herbert; Frick, Gottlob; Gedda, Nicolai; Gerdesmann, Karl-Heinz; Grundheber, Franz; Haage, Peter; Hiolski, Andrzej; Ilosvay, Maria von; Jurinac, Sena; Kloose, Hans-Otto; Koszut, Urszula; Kozub, Ernst; Krause, Tom; Kruse, Heinz; Ladysz, Bernhard; Lingen, Theo; Malone, Carol; Mamero, Rolf; Mangin, Noel; Marheineke, Regina; Marschner, Kurt; Mathis, Edith; Melchert, Helmut; Meysel, Inge; Mill, Arnold van; Minetti, Bernhard; Moll, Kurt; Popp, Lucia; Pulver, Liselotte; Ruter, Bernd; Saunders, Arlene; Silja, Anja; Sotin, Hans; Steiner, Elizabeth; Stemme, Nina; Tozzi, Giorgio; Troyanos, Tatiana; Unger, Gerhard; Wiemann, Ernst; Wilhelm, Horst; Wohlfahrt, Erwin; Wolansky, Raymond; Workman, William

Label: Arthaus Musik

Genre: Opera

Period: 20th Century; Classical; Contemporary; Romantic

Catalogue No: 101261

Barcode: 807280126198

Distribution Note(s):

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Physical Release: 10/2008

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