Walpurgis Night Archive
MENDELSSOHN: Die Erste Walpurgisnacht; BRAHMS & SCHUMANN works – Soloists/ Choral Academy/ Bavarian State Orch./ Kent Nagano – Farao
There is always room for a new Walpurgisnacht as good as this—and the rest of the album soars as well.
MENDELSSOHN: Die Erste Walpurgisnacht; Works of BRAHMS & SCHUMANN: – Simone Schroeder, sop./Burkhard Fritz, tenor/Detlef Roth, bar./Franz-Josef Selig, bass/Audi Jugendchorakademie/Bayerisches Staatsorchester/Kent Nagano – Farao
Kent Nagano and assembled forces fervently explore three Romantic settings of German poets: fanciful, mythic, and valedictory.