On his final recording, the great actor Bruno Ganz narrates Tennyson's poem, Enoch Arden, with it's echoes of the everlasting stories of Odysseus and Robinson Crusoe. In a unique synthesis of words and music, Tennyson's verse is further deepened by R. Strauss' flamboyant musical depiction, played here by pianist Kirill Gerstein. Bruno Ganz; 22 March 1941 - 16 February 2019) was a Swiss actor whose career in German television and film productions spanned nearly 60 years. He was known for his collaborations with the directors Werner Herzog, Éric Rohmer, Francis Ford Coppola, and Wim Wenders, earning widespread recognition with his roles as Jonathan Zimmerman in The American Friend (1977), Jonathan Harker in Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979) and Damiel the Angel in Wings of Desire (1987).
On his final recording, the great actor Bruno Ganz narrates Tennyson's poem, Enoch Arden, with it's echoes of the everlasting stories of Odysseus and Robinson Crusoe. In a unique synthesis of words and music, Tennyson's verse is further deepened by R. Strauss' flamboyant musical depiction, played here by pianist Kirill Gerstein. Bruno Ganz; 22 March 1941 - 16 February 2019) was a Swiss actor whose career in German television and film productions spanned nearly 60 years. He was known for his collaborations with the directors Werner Herzog, Éric Rohmer, Francis Ford Coppola, and Wim Wenders, earning widespread recognition with his roles as Jonathan Zimmerman in The American Friend (1977), Jonathan Harker in Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979) and Damiel the Angel in Wings of Desire (1987).
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Enoch Arden
Artist: Strauss / Ganz / Gerstein
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On his final recording, the great actor Bruno Ganz narrates Tennyson's poem, Enoch Arden, with it's echoes of the everlasting stories of Odysseus and Robinson Crusoe. In a unique synthesis of words and music, Tennyson's verse is further deepened by R. Strauss' flamboyant musical depiction, played here by pianist Kirill Gerstein. Bruno Ganz; 22 March 1941 - 16 February 2019) was a Swiss actor whose career in German television and film productions spanned nearly 60 years. He was known for his collaborations with the directors Werner Herzog, Éric Rohmer, Francis Ford Coppola, and Wim Wenders, earning widespread recognition with his roles as Jonathan Zimmerman in The American Friend (1977), Jonathan Harker in Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979) and Damiel the Angel in Wings of Desire (1987).