Lortzing: Zar und Zimmermann

COMPOSERS: Lortzing
LABELS: Arthaus Musik
ALBUM TITLE: Lortzing
WORKS: Zar und Zimmermann
PERFORMER: Wolansky, Haage, Sotin, Popp; Hamburg State Opera/ Charles Mackerras
CATALOGUE NO: 101 269
A real find: a starry cast, including the radiant Lucia Popp, under Mackerras, giving a vivid account, in 1969, of this littleknown but tuneful and altogether enchanting opera by a composer who certainly deserves revival. Michael Tanner

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