This is the last release in PentaTone’s successful Wagner Edition and the 4th release of the cycle: “Der Ring des Nibelungen”.
The PentaTone Wagner Edition is attracting a lot of positive media attention - It is now considered THE Wagner Edition of the 21st century.
In April our recording of Parsifal won a BBC Music Magazine Award for technical excellence. This comes after a Gramophone Editor’s Choice for Flying Dutchman and Lohengrin, a “Recording of the Month” for Parsifal (BBC Music Magazine) a “Opera Choice of the Month” for Meistersinger and Lohengrin (BBC Music Magazine) and 3 x CD of the week for one of the albums in the Sunday Times. Parsifal was recently nominated for a Gramophone award.
“Janowski's dramatic instincts and his ability to obtain orchestral playing of great intensity and presence are as keenly honed as ever “ The Guardian
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Lance Ryan (Siegfried), Petra Lang (Brünnhilde), Matti Salminen (Hagen), Edith Haller (Gutrune), Markus Bruck (Gunther), Marina Prudenskaja (Waltraute), Jochen Schmeckenbecher (Alberich), Susanne Resmark (Erste Norn), Christa Mayer (Zweite Norn), Jacquelyn Wagner (Dritte Norn), Julia Borchert (Woglinde), Katharina Kammerloher (Wellgunde), Kismara Pessatti (Flosshilde)
Berlin Radio Choir, Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra, Marek Janowski