›25 Years of NEUE STIMMEN‹ is the title of a new CD. Product Management was made by Compofactur – Matthias Spindler on behalf of NEUE STIMMEN, an initiative by the Bertelsmann Stiftung. The CD is not for sale, but a present to all friends, donors and project partners of the NEUE STIMMEN International Singing Competition.

For 25 years the International Singing Competition NEUE STIMMEN – one of the most prestigious competitions of its kind – has been discovering outstanding young talent for opera houses and concert halls all over the globe. Counted today among the top singers in the world, ten former NEUE STIMMEN, and star conductor Gustavo Dudamel, have each contributed to this album one of their favourite arias or pieces of music from their recent recordings as a personal anniversary gift – Happy Birthday, NEUE STIMMEN!

25 Years of NEUE STIMMEN

Composers: P. Cafaro · E. Kálmán · G. Mahler · W.A. Mozart · D.D. Shostakovich · A. Vivaldi · R. Wagner
Soprano: Christiane Karg · Anna Samuil
Mezzo-Soprano: Vesselina Kasarova · Angelika Kirchschlager
Alto: Nathalie Stutzmann
Tenor: Endrik Wottrich
CounterTenor: Franco Fagioli
Baritone: Hanno Müller-Brachmann · Michael Volle
Bass: René Pape
Orchestras: Arcangelo · Concerto Köln · Israel Philharmonic Orchestra · Münchner Rundfunkorchester · Orfeo 55 · Il Pomo d’Oro · Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin · Simón Bolívar Symphony Orchestra of Venezuela · Staatskapelle Berlin · Staatskapelle Dresden · SWR Sinfonieorchester Baden-Baden und Freiburg
Conductors: Daniel Barenboim · Richard Bonynge · Jonathan Cohen · Sir Colin Davis · Gustavo Dudamel · Michael Gielen · René Jacobs · Zubin Mehta · Riccardo Minasi · Nathalie Stutzmann · Ralf Weikert

2012 Bertelsmann Stiftung
›Release Date‹: 12/2012
N.B.: Product Manager