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Sara Shafer (Princess Lyra), Tamara Mumford (Queen Gertrude), Ashraf Sewailam (Drokan), Matt Boehler (King Hjarne), Alasdair Kent (Prince Frederic/Toke), David Portillo (Benjamin), Alex Rosen (Corbin)
Odense Symfoniorkester, The Santa Fe Opera, Benjamin Shwartz, David Starobin
The whole musical fabric has been knitted together very nicely indeed and this fine recording does not betray its longer-than-usual genesis. The plot is an expanded version of the Brothers Grimm’s... — More…
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Ylva Kihlberg (Selma), Palle Knudsen (Bill), Hanne Fischer (Kathy), Guido Paevatalu (Norman/Guard 2), Gert Henning-Jensen (District Attorney/Guard 1) & Carl Philip Levin (Gene)
The Royal Danish Opera & The Royal Danish Orchestra, Michael Schønwandt
Musically, the work is descended from Berg, in that its free tonality provides an expressive focus yet without the schematic framework becoming inflexible...The cast is dominated, as it needs... — More…