L'upupa: Wiener Philharmoniker

  |  Buy to Own: 29/11/2004
  |  143 min
Rated TBC by the BBFC
L'upupa: Wiener Philharmoniker Film Poster


The world premiere of Hans Werner Henze's opera, recorded live at the Salzburg Festival in 2003. The libretto is based on an old Syrian fairy tale concerning three rulers, three sons and three treasures. Matthias Goerne leads an international cast including Laura Aikin, John Mark Ainsley, Alfred Muff and Hanna Schwarz. Markus Stenz conducts the Wiener Philharmoniker.