Sensuous, Shocking and Sensational: Richard Strauss's 'Salome'

WHO'S WHO

Nina Stemme (soprano) .............................. Salome
Samuel Youn (baritone) ................. John the Baptist
Burkhard Ulrich (tenor) .................................. Herod
Doris Soffel (mezzo-soprano) ................... Herodias
Thomas Blondelle (tenor) ........................ Narraboth
Ronnita Miller (mezzo-soprano) ............... The Page
Pal Kaufmann (tenor) ............................... First Jew
Gideon Popper (tenor) ......................... Second Jew
Jörg Schörner (tenor) .............................. Third Jew
Clemens Biber (tenor) ........................... Fourth Jew
Andrew Harris (bass) ............................... Fifth Jew
Noel Bouley (tenor) ......................... First Nazarene
Carlton Ford (bass) .................... Second Nazarene
Marko Miminca (bass) ......................... First Soldier
Tobias Kehrer (baritone) ................ Second Soldier
Seth Carico (bass) ........................ A Cappadocian

Orchestra of the German Opera, Berlin
Donald Runnicles, conductor