Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Wesendonk Lieder, WWV 91: No. 1 "Der Engel" - "In der Kindheit frühen Tagen"
3:17
2 Wesendonk Lieder, WWV 91: No. 2, "Stehe still!" - "Sausendes, brausendes Rad der Zeit"
3:56
3 Wesendonk Lieder, WWV 91: No. 3, "Im Treibhaus" - "Hochgewölbte Blätterkronen"
6:20
4 Wesendonk Lieder, WWV 91: No. 4, "Schmerzen" - "Sonne, weinest jeden Abend dir die schönen"
2:35
5 Wesendonk Lieder, WWV 91: No. 5, "Traume" - "Sag, welch wunderbare Träume"
4:41
6 Tristan und Isolde, WWV 90: Vorspiel zum 1. Aufzug
10:58
7 Tristan und Isolde, WWV 90: Isoldes Liebestod "Mild und leise"
6:56
8 Die Götterdämmerung, WWV 86d: Siegfrieds Rheinfahrt
11:51
9 Die Götterdämmerung, WWV 86d: Brünnhildes Schlußgesang "Starke Scheite schichtet mir dort"
20:12

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Richard Wagner (tracks 1–5)
Richard Wagner (1857-10 – 1859-08) (tracks 6–7)
Richard Wagner (1869-10-02 – 1873-12-24) (track 8)
Richard Wagner (1872-01-04 – 1874-11-21) (track 9)
librettist:
Richard Wagner (tracks 8–9)
Richard Wagner (1857-08-20 – 1857-09-18) (track 7)
lyricist:
Mathilde Wesendonck (tracks 1–5)
orchestrator:
Felix Mottl (tracks 1–4)
Richard Wagner (track 5)
arrangement of:
Wesendonck-Lieder: V. Träume (for voice and piano) (track 5)
arrangements:
Dawn and Siegfried's Rhine Journey from Gotterdämmerung (arranged for piano by Glenn Gould) (track 8)
Götterdämmerung: Rheinfahrt aus dem Vorspiel (for piano solo, Stradal) (track 8)
Götterdämmerung: Vorspiel. Siegfrieds Rheinfahrt (Humperdinck's orchestral edit) (track 8)
Isoldens Tod (track 7)
Isoldes Liebestod from “Tristan und Isolde” (for organ, Lemare) (track 7)
Prelude to “Tristan und Isolde” (for organ, Lemare) (track 6)
Prélude de Tristan et Isolde (transcr. Tanguy de Williencourt for piano) (track 6)
Tristan und Isolde: Liebestod (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Tristan und Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod (concert piece) (track 7)
Tristan und Isolde: Vorspiel (for piano, van Bülow) (track 6)
is based on:
Träume, WWV 91b (for violin and orchestra) (track 5)
part of:
Wesendonck-Lieder (for voice and large orchestra, Mottl) (tracks 1–5)
recording of:
Wesendonck-Lieder: I. Der Engel (for voice and large orchestra, Mottl) (track 1)
Wesendonck-Lieder: II. Stehe still (for voice and large orchestra, Mottl) (track 2)
Wesendonck-Lieder: III. Im Treibhaus (for voice and large orchestra, Mottl) (track 3)
Wesendonck-Lieder: IV. Schmerzen (for voice and large orchestra, Mottl) (track 4)
Wesendonck-Lieder: V. Träume (for voice and large orchestra, Wagner) (track 5)
version of:
Wesendonck-Lieder: I. Der Engel (for voice and piano) (track 1)
Wesendonck-Lieder: II. Stehe still (for voice and piano) (track 2)
Wesendonck-Lieder: III. Im Treibhaus (for voice and piano) (track 3)
Wesendonck-Lieder: IV. Schmerzen (for voice and piano) (track 4)

Release

ASIN: DE: B000026A60 [info]