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Wagner: Die Walküre CD (Christian Thielemann)

Christian Thielemann, “by common consent the leading Wagner conductor of our time” (Die Presse), returns to Bayreuth for this radiant account of Die Walküre filmed at the 2010 Festival. This audio recording documents Tankred Dorst’s Ring production on CD. 

Composer:
Richard Wagner
Siegmund: Endrik Wottrich
Hunding: Kwangchul Youn
Wotan: Albert Dohmen
Sieglinde: Eva-Maria Westbroek
Brünnhilde: Linda Watson
Fricka: Michelle Breedt
Gerhilde: Sonja Mühleck
Ortlinde: Anna Gabler
Waltraute: Martina Dike
Schwertleite: Simone Schröder
Helmwige: Edith Haller
Siegrune: Wilke te Brummelstroete
Grimgerde: Annette Küttenbaum
Robweibe: Manuela Bress

Bayreuth Festival Orchestra & Chorus
Conductor: Christian Thielemann
Format: CD
Running Time: 225.33 mins (4CDs)
Libretto enclosed
Year: 2008