The Times
von Weber: Der Freischütz, Edinburgh, 17 August 2004
Usher Hall
... Jonas Kaufmann's Max brought a welcome masculinity to the role, singing "Durch die Wälder" with beguiling smoothness, the phrasing of a lied and a real grasp of Romantic sensibility: this is a classic German tenor with the smoulder of an Italian. The impossibly saintly Agathe needs a rare soprano, and ...


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