Wagner: Die Walküre - Nilsson, Adam, Rysanek, King, Burmeister, Talvela, Synek, Dernesch, Mastilovic; Böhm. Bayreuth, 1966
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- This is a truly star-studded Walküre.
- Birgit Nilsson is at her absolute apex singing with astonish strength and delicacy.
- Theo Adam's Wotan strikes the perfect balance between the strict god and loving father.
- Leonie Rysanek and James King set the first act ablaze.
- If that weren't enough the rest of the cast is peppered with Martti Talvela, Liane Synek, Helga Dernesch, Danica Mastilovic and Ruth Hesse.
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