Tracklist

Medium 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Overture, The Flying Dutchman
10:40
2 Overture, Rienzi
11:39
3 Lohengrin, Prelude to Act No. III
3:49
4 Overture, The Meistersinger
10:00
5 Overture, Tannhäuser
14:40

Credits

Medium 1

composer:
Richard Wagner (1838-07 – 1840-11) (track 2)
Richard Wagner (1840 – 1841) (track 1)
Richard Wagner (1843 – 1845-04-13) (track 5)
Richard Wagner (1846 – 1848) (tracks 3, 3)
Richard Wagner (1863 – 1867) (track 4)
conductor:
Julian Armstrong (conductor, Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 1, 3–4)
Igor Gogol (conductor, probably a pseudonym for Alfred Scholz) (track 5)
Vassil Kazandjiev (track 5)
Bystrík Režucha (tracks 1–4)
George Richter (conductor, probably fictitious, or Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (track 5)
Alfred Scholz (tracks 1–5)
librettist:
Richard Wagner (track 2)
orchestra:
Royal Danish Symphony Orchestra (Royal Danish Orchestra) (track 5)
London Festival Orchestra (Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 1–5)
Philharmonia Orchestra London (name used on budget releases, not the London Philharmonic or the New Philharmonia) (track 5)
London Symphony Orchestra (Alfred Scholz pseudonym, not the real LSO) (tracks 1–5)
National Symphony Orchestra Olsztyn (probably a fake artist by Alfred Scholz) (track 5)
New Philharmonic Orchestra London (bogus name used on budget releases, not the London Philharmonic or the New Philharmonia) (track 5)
Slovenská filharmónia (Slovak Philharmonic, Bratislava) (tracks 1–4)
arrangements:
Der fliegende Holländer: Ouvertüre (for piano 4-hands, Debussy) (track 1)
Lohengrin: Act III. Vorspiel (for brass band, Wright) (track 3)
Overture to "Die Meistersinger" (for organ, Lemare) (track 4)
Overture to "Tannhäuser" (for band, Sousa) (track 5)
Overture to “Der fliegende Holländer” (for organ, Lemare) (track 1)
Overture to “Tannhäuser” (for organ, Lemare) (track 5)
Tannhäuser: Ouvertüre (for piano, Wagner) (track 5)
is the basis for:
Ouvertüre zu Tannhäuser, S. 442 (for piano, Liszt) (track 5)
Pilgerchor aus Tannhäuser, S. 443/2 (second, less common version) (track 5)
part of:
Der fliegende Holländer (movement) (track 1)
Lohengrin (track 3)
Lohengrin: Act III (track 3)
recording of:
Lohengrin: Vorspiel (prelude to Act I) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:

Release

ASIN: US: B000028722 [info]