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Salzburg Easter Festival 2017: Die Walküre

A04050071

Synopsis

In 1967 the first Salzburg Easter Festival presented a now legendary production of Richard Wagner’s “Ring des Nibelungen” tetralogy, led by Herbert von Karajan. The 50th anniversary of the festival sees a new production of “Die Walküre” by famous Bulgarian director Vera Nemirova which is set in a unique “re-creation” of this very first Salzburg Easter Festival opera production in the set by Günther Schneider-Siemssen. Christian Thielemann conducts his Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden and an illustrous cast including Anja Harteros, Anja Kampe, Vitalij Kowaljow and Peter Seiffert. Shot in UHD/4K.

Additional Info

  • No: A04050071
  • Composer: Richard Wagner
  • Conductor: Christian Thielemann
  • Orchestra: Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden
  • Artists: Anja Kampe, Vitalij Kowaljow, Anja Harteros, Peter Seiffert, Georg Zeppenfeld
  • Production year: 2017
  • Run time: 04:30:00
  • Director: Stage Director: Vera Nemirova
  • Format: 4K
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