Wagner’s Die Walküre conducted by Marek Janowski

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3.0 out of 5 star rating 3.0

COMPOSERS: Wagner
LABELS: Sony
ALBUM TITLE: Wagner
WORKS: Die Walküre
PERFORMER: Altmeyer, Jerusalem, Norman, Minton; Staatskapelle Dresden/Marek Janowski
CATALOGUE NO: 88875196452 (1981)

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This is Wagner-lite with rapid tempos and a moderate cast, apart from the over-imposing Sieglinde of Jessye Norman, who should have exchanged roles with Jeannine Altmeyer’s Brünnhilde.

Michael Tanner

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