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Antikrist

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Experience the moral decay of modernity as seen through the eyes of Danish visionary Rued Langgaard in a 2002 performance of the composer's apocalyptic opera captured live at the Royal Danish Theater and produced in cooperation with the Danish Broadcasting Corporation. An allegorical nightmare that pulls no punches in presenting a horrifying vision of doomsday, this production of Langgaard's 1930 opera stars Sten Byriel as Lucifer, Camilla Nylund as the Great Whore, Jon Ketilsson as the Scarlet Beast, and Morten ...
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Overview

Experience the moral decay of modernity as seen through the eyes of Danish visionary Rued Langgaard in a 2002 performance of the composer's apocalyptic opera captured live at the Royal Danish Theater and produced in cooperation with the Danish Broadcasting Corporation. An allegorical nightmare that pulls no punches in presenting a horrifying vision of doomsday, this production of Langgaard's 1930 opera stars Sten Byriel as Lucifer, Camilla Nylund as the Great Whore, Jon Ketilsson as the Scarlet Beast, and Morten Suurballe as the Voice of God. Conductor Thomas Dausgaard leads the Danish National Symphony Orchestra.
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Special Features

Commentary; Langgard and antichrist the rocky road from idea to world premiere; Langgard Live
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/25/2010
  • UPC: 747313540952
  • Original Release: 2002
  • Source: Dacapo
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / DTS
  • Sound: DTS 5.1-Channel Surround Sound, Dolby Digital Stereo
  • Time: 1:35:00
  • Format: Blu-ray
  • Sales rank: 95,523

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Sten Byriel Lucifer
Anne Margrethe Dahl Spirit of mystery
Helene Gjerris Echo of spirit of mystery/mystical voice
Poul Elming The Mouth Speaking Great Things
Susanne Resmark Despondency
Camilla Nylund The Great Whore
Jon Ketilsson The Scarlet Beast
Johnny Van Hal The Lie
John Lundgren Hatred
Morten Suurballe The Voice of God
Thomas Dausgaard Conductor
Technical Credits
Uffe Borgwardt Producer
Peter Borgwardt Producer
Bente Lykke Moller Costumes/Costume Designer, Set Decoration/Design
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