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Elisabeth: Highlights

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Recorded at the Colosseum Theatre in Essen, Elisabeth: Highlights is a compilation of the best-loved songs from the most successful German-language musical of all time. Based on the life and death of the Empress Consort of Austria and wife of Emperor Franz Joseph I, Elisabeth of Bavaria, it includes 16 tracks penned by lyricist Michael Kunze and composer Sylvester Levay. Featuring the original cast from the 2001 production, it includes performances from Pia Douwes in the lead role, Uwe Kröger as Der Tod, and Carsten Lepper as Luigi Lucheni.

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