Devilishly lyrical

In 2019, Alejo Pérez conducted Sergei Prokofiev's operatic tragedy The Fiery Angel to great acclaim at the Teatro dell'Opera di Roma. The production is now available on DVD.

WDR 3 called the recording: "[...] a visually and sonically powerful experience, Prokofiev's ever disturbing, deeply impressive opera is a must – at least for those who dare."

© Irmeli Jung

In 2019, Wergo released a portrait CD including Anssi Karttunen’s recordings of Hans Werner Henze’s English Love Songs with the BBC Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Oliver Knussen.