Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro

LABELS: Arthaus 101 263 170 mins
ALBUM TITLE: Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro
WORKS: Le nozze di Figaro
PERFORMER: Krause, Saunders, Blankenburg,Mathis, Steiner; Hamburg State Opera/Schmidt-Isserstedt; dir. Joachim Hess(Hamburg, 1967)
CATALOGUE NO: Arthaus 101 263
An early colour broadcast, but a rather ‘historical’ and less memorable performance, sung in German and routinely conducted, despite some fine individual performances. Michael Scott Rohan