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

Anne Sofie von Otter, John Tomlinson

Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Bernard Haitink

Bernard Haitink's poetic axis is vividly anticipated in the rarely recorded spoken prologue where Sándor Elès bids us search beneath the story's surface. Elès's timing and his sensitivity to... More…

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

Work length1:02:51
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  • Sandor Eles (vocals), John Tomlinson (bass), Anne Sofie von Otter (mezzo-soprano)
  • Berliner Philharmoniker
  • Bernard Haitink
  • Recorded: 1996-02-04
  • Recording Venue: 1,3-4 February 1996, Live at the Philharmonie, Berlin

Prologue & Opening

Track length16:30
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First Door (The Torture Chamber)

Track length4:08
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Second Door (The Armoury)

Track length4:32
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Third Door (The Treasury)

Track length2:26
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Fourth Door (The Secret Garden)

Track length4:58
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Fifth Door (Bluebeard's Kingdom)

Track length6:41
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Sixth Door (Tears)

Track length13:27
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Seventh Door (Bluebeard's Former Wives)

Track length10:09
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