Parsifal

 

Wagner Parsifal opera to libretto by the composer. Directed 2015 by Dmitri Tcherniakov at the Staatsoper im Schiller Theater, Berlin. Stars Wolfgang Koch (Amfortas), René Pape (Gurnemanz), Andreas Schager (Parsifal), Tómas Tómasson (Klingsor), Anja Kampe (Kundry), and Matthias Hölle (Titurel). Daniel Barenboim conducts the Staatskapelle Berlin and the Staatsopernchor (Chorus Master Martin Wright). Sets by Dmitri Tcherniakov; costumes by Elena Zaytseva; lighting by Gleb Filshtinsky; dramaturgy by Jens Schroth; TV direction by Andy Sommer; produced by François Duplat. The opera lasts 4 hours and 12 minutes. Released 2016, disc has 5.1 dts-HD Master Audio sound. Grade: NA