Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Die Zauberflöte, K. 620: Act I. Scene II. No. 1 Aria "Was hör' ich? Der Vogelfänger bin ich ja" (Papageno)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:40
2 Lohengrin, WWV. 75: Act I. "Einsam in trüben Tagen"
Richard Wagner 5:37
3 Martha: Act II. "Ach so fromm"
Friedrich von Flotow 3:21
4 Der Freischütz, J. 277 (Op. 77): Act II. "Wie nahte mir der Schlummer" - "Leise, leise fromme Weise!"
Carl Maria von Weber 8:58
5 Lohengrin, WWV. 75: Act III. "Treulich geführt" (Brautchor)
Richard Wagner 5:00
6 Die Entführung aus dem Serail, K. 384: Act III. Scene V. No. 19 Aria "O, wie will ich triumphieren" (Osmin)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:30
7 Hänsel und Gretel: Act I. "Brüderchen, komm tanz mit mir"
Engelbert Humperdinck 4:07
8 Der Freischütz, J. 277 (Op. 77): Act III. "Was gleicht wohl auf Erden dem Jägervergnügen?" (Jägerchor)
Carl Maria von Weber 2:56
9 Zar und Zimmermann: Act I. "O sancta justitia"
Albert Lortzing 6:40
10 Fidelio, Op. 72: Act I. " Abscheulicher!" - "Komm, Hoffnung"
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:42
11 Fidelio, Op. 72: Act I. "O welche Lust" (Chor der Gefangenen)
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:47
12 Tannhäuser "Wie Todesahnung" - "O, Du mein holder Abendstern"
Richard Wagner 4:25
13 Die Zauberflöte, K. 620: Act II. Scene XXIX. "Papagena! Papagena!" (Papageno)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:42
14 Die Entführung aus dem Serail, K. 384: Act II. Scene III. No. 11 Aria "Martern aller Arten" (Konstanze)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 9:10

Credits

CD 1

additional librettist:
Johann Gottlieb Stephanie ('The Younger') (tracks 6, 14)
baritone vocals:
Ernest Blanc (track 12)
Wolfgang Brendel (baritone) (track 13)
bass vocals:
Gottlob Frick (tracks 6, 9)
choir vocals:
Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper (Chorus of the Bavarian State Opera) (tracks 5, 8, 11)
composer:
Albert Lortzing (track 9)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (tracks 6, 14)
Richard Wagner (track 12)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1791) (tracks 1, 13, 13)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1805) (track 11)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1814) (tracks 10–11)
Richard Wagner (1843 – 1845-04-13) (track 12)
Richard Wagner (1846 – 1848) (track 2)
Engelbert Humperdinck (German composer) (1891 – 1892) (track 7)
conductor:
Sir Thomas Beecham (track 14)
André Cluytens (track 7)
Robert Heger (conductor) (tracks 3, 5, 8–9, 11)
Josef Krips (track 6)
Georges Prêtre (track 12)
Otmar Suitner (track 1)
Walter Süsskind (track 2)
Heinz Wallberg (tracks 4, 10)
Bernard Haitink (1981-04-01 – 1981-04-13) (track 13)
librettist:
Emanuel Schikaneder (tracks 1, 13, 13)
Richard Wagner (tracks 2, 12)
Adelheid Wette (German lyricist) (track 7)
Richard Wagner (1842-06 – 1843-04) (track 12)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Irmgard Seefried (soprano) (track 7)
orchestra:
Bayerisches Staatsorchester (tracks 3, 5, 8, 11)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (tracks 2, 4, 10)
Staatskapelle Dresden (tracks 1, 9)
Wiener Philharmoniker (tracks 6–7)
Sinfonie-Orchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks (1981-04-01 – 1981-04-13) (track 13)
soprano vocals:
Brigitte Linder (track 13)
Birgit Nilsson (tracks 4, 10)
soprano vocals [Konstanze]:
Lois Marshall (track 14)
tenor vocals:
Nicolai Gedda (track 3)
Hermann Prey (track 1)
recorded at:
Herkulessaal in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1981-04-01 – 1981-04-13) (track 13)
arrangements:
O Star of Eve from Tannhäuser (for organ, Lemare) (track 12)
Tannhäuser: O du mein holder Abendstern (catch-all for arrangements) (track 12)
Tannhäuser: O du mein holder Abendstern (for cello and piano, David Popper) (track 12)
is the basis for:
later translated versions:
part of:
Hänsel und Gretel (track 7)
Martha: Akt II (track 3)
Der Freischütz: Akt III (number) (track 8)
Fidelio, op. 72: Akt I (tracks 10–11)
recording of:

Release

copyrighted by: Disky Communications Europe B.V. (Copyright holder. File NO releases.) (1995 –)
phonographic copyright by: Disky Communications Europe B.V. (Copyright holder. File NO releases.) (1995 –)
ASIN: DE: B00007GY06 [info]