Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Fidelio, Act I: Ouvertüre
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:56
2 Fidelio, Act I, No. 1: Duett. "Jetzt, Schätzchen, jetzt sind wir allein"
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:54
3 Fidelio, Act I, No. 1: Rezitativ. "Der arme Jaquino dauert mich beinahe"
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:14
4 Fidelio, Act I, No. 2: Arie. "O wär ich schon mit dir vereint"
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:05
5 Fidelio, Act I, No. 2: Rezitativ. "Guten Tag, Marzelline. Ist Fidelio noch nicht zurück?"
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:10
6 Fidelio, Act I, No. 3: Quartett. "Mir ist so wunderbar"
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:39
7 Fidelio, Act I, No. 3: Rezitativ. "Höre, Fidelio, weißt du, was ich tue?"
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:18
8 Fidelio, Act I, No. 4: Arie. "Hat man nicht auch Gold beineben"
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:55
9 Fidelio, Act I, No. 4: Rezitativ. "Ihr könnt das leicht sagen, Meister Rocco"
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:21
10 Fidelio, Act I, No. 5: Terzett. "Gut, Söhnchen, gut, hab'immer Mut"
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:08
11 Fidelio, Act I, No. 6: Marsch
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:19
12 Fidelio, Act I, No. 6: Rezitativ. "Wo sind die Depeschen?"
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:55
13 Fidelio, Act I, No. 7: Arie mit Chor. "Ha! Welch'ein Augenblick!"
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:38
14 Fidelio, Act I, No. 7: Rezitativ. "Hauptmann, besteigen Sie mit einem Trompeter sogleich den Turm"
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:35
15 Fidelio, Act I, No. 8: Duett. "Jetzt, Alter, jetzt hat es Eile!"
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:26
16 Fidelio, Act I, No. 9: Rezitativ und Arie. "Abscheulicher! Wo eilst du hin?"
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:20
17 Fidelio, Act I, No. 9: Rezitativ: "Rocco, ihr verspracht mir so oft"
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:47
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Fidelio, Act I, No. 10: Finale. "O welche Lust!"
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:22
2 Fidelio, Act I, No. 10: "Nun sprecht, wie ging's"
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:33
3 Fidelio, Act I, No. 10: "Ach! Vater, eilt!"
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:04
4 Fidelio, Act II, No. 11: Introduktion und Arie. "Gott! Welch' Dunkel hier!"
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:55
5 Fidelio, Act II, No. 12: Melodram. "Wie kalt ist es"
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:48
6 Fidelio, Act II, No. 12: Duett. "Nur hurtig fort, nur frisch gegraben"
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:06
7 Fidelio, Act II, No. 12: Rezitativ. "Er erwacht!"
Ludwig van Beethoven 2:38
8 Fidelio, Act II, No. 13: Terzett. "Euch werde Lohn in besser'n Welten"
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:47
9 Fidelio, Act II, No. 13: Rezitativ. "Alles ist bereit"
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:48
10 Fidelio, Act II, No. 14: Quartett. "Er sterbe!"
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:50
11 Fidelio, Act II, No. 14: Rezitativ. "Vater Rocco!"
Ludwig van Beethoven 0:21
12 Fidelio, Act II, No. 14: "Es schlägt der Rache Stunde!"
Ludwig van Beethoven 1:28
13 Fidelio, Act II, No. 15: Duett. "O namenlose Freude!"
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:13
14 Fidelio, Act II, No. 16: Finale. "Heil sei dem Tag"
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:32
15 Fidelio, Act II, No. 16: "Du schlossest auf des Edlen Grab"
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:06

Credits

CD 1

balance engineer:
Douglas Larter (1962-02-06 – 1962-02-17) (track 16)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1805) (track 6)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1814) (tracks 8, 11, 13, 16)
conductor:
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (tracks 1–9, 11–15, 17)
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (1962-02-06 – 1962-02-17) (track 16)
librettist:
Jean-Nicolas Bouilly (tracks 8, 11, 13)
mezzo-soprano vocals [Leonore]:
Christa Ludwig (mezzo-soprano) (1962-02-06 – 1962-02-17) (track 16)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (tracks 1–9, 11–15, 17)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1962-02-06 – 1962-02-17) (track 16)
producer:
Walter Legge (British classical record producer, 1906-1979) (track 16)
revised by:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1814) (track 6)
translator:
Joseph Sonnleithner (tracks 8, 11, 13)
Georg Friedrich Treitschke (tracks 8, 11, 13)
recorded at:
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1962-02-06 – 1962-02-17) (track 16)
part of:
Fidelio, op. 72: Akt I (tracks 6, 8, 11, 13, 13, 16)
recording of:

CD 2

conductor:
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (tracks 2, 6–13)
orchestra:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (tracks 2, 6–13)

Release

ASIN: US: B00000DOIN [info]