Sony To Release Jonas Kaufmann’s Waldebuhne Concert

By Francisco Salazar

Sony Classical has announced the release of Jonas Kaufmann’s Waldebuhne concert.

The concert, which was held on July 13, 2018, and later broadcast on ZDF, saw Kaufmann performing a number of Italian songs from his album “Dolce Vita” and also included a special appearance from Anita Rachvelshvili, who performed alongside the tenor. Both performers were accompanied by the Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin.

The DVD is the latest in a number of releases for Jonas Kaufmann. Since joining Sony Classical, Kaufmann has had a number of performances released including “Otello,” “Ariadne auf Naxos,” “Cavalleria Rusticana/Pagliacci,” “La Fanciulla del West,” “Parsifal,” “Don Carlo,” “Dolce Vita,” “Opera Gala from Bade-Baden,” “Fidelio,” “La Forza del Destino” “An Evening with Puccini,” and “Manon Lescaut.”

The Live from the Waldebuhne Berlin DVD and Blu-Ray is set for release on Sept. 28, 2018.

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