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Klaus Tennstedt in Tennstedt: Wagner: Orchestral Highlights

Klaus Tennstedt: Wagner: Orchestral Highlights

1988 NR

Klaus Tennstedt conducts this all-Wagner program originally filmed in Japan in 1988. Offering fans several fascinating interpretations, the performance includes the only pieces of the Ring Cycle ever conducted by Tennstedt. Selections include the overture and "Venusberg Bacchanal" from "Tannhäuser"; "Dawn and Siegfried's Rhine Journey" and "Siegfried's Funeral March" from "Götterdämmerung"; and "Ride of the Valkyries" from "Die Walküre."