Diana Damrau

Music Review
12:00 pm
Thu November 1, 2012

Music Review: Damrau's Poesie has Organization Issues

Diana Damrau, born 1971 is a German soprano opera singer, known for performing Queen of the Night (Mozart's The Magic Flute) 15 times.
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  • Richard Strauss's Brentano-Lider Op 68 No. 1, An Die Nacht performed by Diana Damrau on Poesie, Virgin Classics.

Diana Damrau has a beautiful voice and has the talent to perform very difficult Strauss Orchestral lieders on her new album Poesie, but this recording is lacking organization. 

Damrau’s voice soars over the wonderful phrases that describe pastoral scenes or love filled verses.  The German opera singer has been tried and tested as she has performed many of Strauss’s lead-operatic roles.  Diana Damrau shows off her skill with this album that she obviously enjoyed singing. 

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