Semper Opera Dresden / Sinopoli
SINOPOLI; SAECHSISCHE STAATSKAPELLE DRESDEN
"•This recording of the colossal 1998 festival concert celebrating the 450th anniversary of the Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden at the Semper Opera House is accompanied by a wealth of historical detail. • The programmed pieces were all played for the first time by the Sächsische Staatskapelle Dresden, under the direction of Giuseppe Sinopoli. • Heading the lineup are the “Alpensinfonie” by Richard Strauss, the overture from Richard Wagner’s “Rienzi” and Antonio Vivaldi’s “Concerto di Dresda.”"