Die Frau Ohne Schatten

MUSIC BY RICHARD STRAUSS

Libretto by Hugo von Hofmannsthal

June 1, 2014 at 8pm: A special archive broadcast of the 1976 production of Die Frau Ohne Schatten, starring Leonie Rysanek on KDFC.

Presented in celebration of the 150th anniversary of Richard Strauss's birth. Leonie Rysanek (The Empress), Matti Kastu (The Emperor), Walter Berry (Barak), Ursula Schröder-Feinen (Barak’s Wife), Ruth Hesse (The Empress’s nurse); conducted by Karl Böhm.  Recorded October 15, 1976, War Memorial Opera House.

Listen online at kdfc.com or on FM 90.3 San Francisco, Los Gatos and Saratoga; 89.9 North and East Bay; 92.5 Ukiah-Lakeport; 104.9 South Bay and Peninsula; or Comcast Cable 981.

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