Bartok: Bluebeard's Castle (CD)

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8660928
Artist:
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Marin Alsop, Gustav Belacek, Andrea Melath

Duke Bluebeard's Castle, Sz. 48, Op. 11

(Opera in One Act - Libretto by Béla Balázs) Sung in Hungarian

Gustáv Belácek (bass) & Andrea Meláth (mezzo-soprano)

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Marin Alsop

This recording was made after the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra’s end-of-season concert, described by The Times as “a spectacular finale… A knockout dramatic punch; feverishly beautiful orchestral playing; two characters, the Duke and his new wife Judith, tactile and writhing, deeply felt… Alsop inspired the Bournemouth players to excel”.