Part of the BBC Proms. Concert Performance sung in German. In their second Proms appearance together, Donald Runnicles and the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra turn to Tannh?user. Robert Dean Smith sings the role of the troubadour who tires of Venus's charms and yearns for spiritual redemption. Elisabeth is the woman who loves him, Wolfram the man who loves her. Finish time: approx. 22:10 There will be two intervals of 30 minutesPerformers Robert Dean Smith (tenor - Tannhauser), Heidi Melton (soprano - Elisabeth), Daniela Sindram (mezzo-soprano - Venus), Ain Anger (bass - Landgraf), Christoph Pohl (baritone - Wolfram), Thomas Blondelle (tenor - Walther), Andrew Rees (tenor - Heinrich), Brian Bannatyne-Scott (bass - Reinmar), Ashley Holland (baritone - Biterolf), Hila Fahima (soprano - Shepherd Boy).
Company Chorus of the Deutsche Oper Berlin. Company BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. Conductor Donald Runnicles.