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Begun in the year 1900, amidst the art nouveau curlicues of Klimt and the Jugendstil, Schönberg's grand cantata is written in a lush, late-romantic style indebted to Wagner and Mahler and pre-dating his pioneering atonal works. This setting of the mediaeval Danish legend of Gurre Castle – a love triangle between King Waldemar, his mistress Tove and a jealous Queen – gains an innovative new dimension in this first-ever staging of the work, directed by Pierre Audi.

Press Reviews
"... fascinating and emotionally charged musical theatre." (Bachtrack )

"Marc Albrecht's masterful conducting of the Netherlands Philharmonic emphasizes not just the score's decibel level but also exquisite, chamber-like details. " (The New York Times )

Burkhard Fritz  (Waldemar)
Emily Magee  (Tove)
Anna Larsson  (Waldtaube)
Markus Marquardt  (Bauer)
Wolfgang Ablinger-Sperrhacke  (Klaus Narr)
Sunnyi Melles  (Sprecher)

Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra; Marc Albrecht

Company: De Nederlandse Opera
Stage Director: Pierre Audi
Designer: Christof Hetzer

Disc Information
Catalogue Number: OA1227D
Date of Performance: 2014
Running Time: 140 minutes
Sound: LPCM & DTS 5.1
Aspect Ratio: 16:9 Anamorphic
Subtitles: English, French, German, Dutch, Japanese, Korean
Label: Opus Arte
Item number OA1227D
Barcode 809478012276
Release date 12/01/2016
Category DVD
Label Opus Arte
Media type DVD
Number of units 1
Artists Dutch National Opera
Composers Schonberg, Arnold
Conductors Albrecht, Marc
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