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Elektra by Strauss at the Salzburg Festival 2020


  • Wiener Philharmoniker
  • Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor
  • Franz Welser-Möst (Conductor)
  • Krzysztof Warlikowski (Stage Direction)
  • Ausrine Stundyte (Soprano) : Elektra
  • Asmik Grigorian (Soprano) : Chrysothemis
  • Tanja Ariane Baumgartner (Mezzo-soprano) : Klytämnestra
  • Michael Laurenz (Tenor) : Aegisth
  • Derek Welton (Baritone) : Orest
  • Tilmann Rönnebeck (Bass) : Der Pfleger des Orest


'Tragödie' in one act by Richard Strauss (1864 - 1949)
Libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal after Sophocle's 'Electra'
First performance in Dresden, Hofoper, 25 January 1909

Recording: August 1 2020 - Salzburg Festival
Director: Myriam Hoyer
Duration: 02:01

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