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Braunfels: Ulenspiegel


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Charles de Coster's novel Thyl Ulenspiegel provided the source for Braunfels’ opera of the same name. It narrates one of the darkest chapters in human history – the Spanish Inquisition in 16th-century Flanders – through the improbable voice of a world-famous buffoon. He depicts an apocalyptic panorama, in which the Seven Deadly Sins of the Bible, like the Riders of the Apocalypse, come to haunt the last remnants of mankind. Amid this doom and gloom, the composer Walter Braunfels sets his focus on the origins and general development of resistance. Ulenspiegel becomes an incisive case study of an apolitical daredevil who undergoes a radical personal transformation as a consequence of the terror which befalls his family. Promoted to become the political leader of the resistance, his mind knows only one thing: all-encompassing revenge.
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Item number C9006
Barcode 845221090061
Release date 01/01/2017
Category DVD
Label Capriccio
Media type DVD
Number of units 1
Performers
Artists Summer, Martin
Jankowitsch, Andreas
Ratzenböck, Christa
Entarteopera Chorus
Erme, Harry
Horus, Marc
Schreiner, Tomas Kovacic
Composers Braunfels, Walter
Conductors Sieghart, Martin
Orchestras Israel Chamber Orchestra
Orquesta Sinfónica Ciudad De Elche
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