Watch Now: Walkure Act One. Complete

Written By The Wagnerian on Thursday, 5 June 2014 | 8:04:00 pm

Conductor: Isaac Selya

The Queen City Chamber Opera and the Wagner Society of Cincinnati recently collaborated to present a fully staged Walküre, act 1 using the Abbass reduced orchestration (5 horns, 2 trumpets, 3 trombones, tuba, harp, timpani, 8 winds and normal strings. They have very kindly made this available freely. Recommended.




Recorded 5/25/2014

Conductor: Isaac Selya
Assistant Conductor: Jesse Leong
Stage Director and Set Designer: James Slouffman
Scenic Engineer: Daniel Mazzone
Costume Design: Joy Galbraith
Lighting Design: Sally Stewart
Lighting Assistant: Larry Csernik
Production Photographer: Anna Jekel
Supertitle Projectionist: Don Hurd
Production Assistant: Alex Magg

English translation: Isaac Selya

Cast in order of appearance:

Siegmund: Ric Furman (Heldentenor)
Sieglinde: Kimberly Buczek (Soprano)
Hunding: William Tvrdik (Bass)

Flöten
Erin Torres
Megumi Nomura

Oboen
Axl Pons
Austin Smith

Klarinetten
Jeff O'Flynn
Matt Dykeman

Fagotte
Joe Merchant
Mark Lefevre

Hörner
Rachel Hockenberry
Jessica Pinkham
Tim Martin
Brooke Ten Napel
Emily Toth

Trompeten
Audrey Schmid
Daniel Arute

Posaunen
David Parrilla
José Mangual
Sean McGhee

Baßtuba
P. Blake Cooper

Pauken
Kyle Lamb

Harfe
Frances Cobb

Erste Violine
Nick Naegele
Scott Jackson
Lu Li
Jae Eun Lee
Bitna Kwon

Zweite Violine
Eddy Kwon
Haeun Kim
Jeany Hsieh
Chris Robinson
Rachel Peters

Bratsche
Damian Nelson
Natasha Simmons
Laurie Dixon
Peter Gorak

Violoncello
Laura Jekel
Christian Schrock
Shu-Li Cheah

Kontrabaß
Maurice Todd
Josh Fink