Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Tannhäuser und der Sängerkrieg auf Wartburg: Overtüre Richard Wagner 10:51
2 Tannhäuser und der Sängerkrieg auf Wartburg: Bacchanale (Venusberg) Richard Wagner 12:59
3 Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Vorspiel zum 3. Aufzug Richard Wagner 6:30
4 Tristan und Isolde: Vorspiel Richard Wagner 12:19
5 Tristan und Isolde: Isoldes Liebstod Richard Wagner 7:26

Credits

CD 1

balance engineer:
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1984-02-18 – 1984-02-19) (tracks 1–5)
composer:
Richard Wagner (composer) (track 2)
Richard Wagner (composer) (1843 – 1845-04-13) (track 1)
Richard Wagner (composer) (1857-10 – 1859-08) (tracks 4–5)
Richard Wagner (composer) (1863 – 1867) (track 3)
conductor:
Herbert von Karajan (conductor) (1984-02-18 – 1984-02-19) (tracks 1–5)
engineer:
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1984-02) (tracks 1–5)
executive producer:
Günther Breest (producer for classical music) (tracks 1–5)
librettist:
Richard Wagner (composer) (1857-08-20 – 1857-09-18) (track 5)
Richard Wagner (composer) (1862) (track 3)
orchestra:
Berliner Philharmoniker (1984-02-18 – 1984-02-19) (tracks 1–5)
producer:
Michel Glotz (tracks 1–5)
recorded at:
Berliner Philharmonie in Berlin, Germany (1984-02-18 – 1984-02-19) (tracks 1–5)
Jesus‐Christus‐Kirche (Dahlem) in Berlin, Germany (1984-02-18 – 1984-02-19) (track 5)
arrangements:
Isoldens Liebestod, S. 447 (for piano; Liszt) (track 5)
Isoldens Tod (for piano; Moszkowski) (track 5)
Isoldes Liebestod from “Tristan und Isolde” (for organ, Lemare) (track 5)
Overture to "Tannhäuser" (for band, Sousa) (track 1)
Overture to “Tannhäuser” (for organ, Lemare) (track 1)
Prelude to “Tristan und Isolde” (for organ, Lemare) (track 4)
Prélude de Tristan et Isolde (transcr. Tanguy de Williencourt for piano) (track 4)
Tannhäuser: Ouvertüre (for piano, Wagner) (track 1)
Tristan und Isolde, WWV 90: Akt I. Vorspiel (for harmonium and piano, Karg-Elert) (track 4)
Tristan und Isolde: Liebestod (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Tristan und Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod (concert piece) (track 5)
Tristan und Isolde: Vorspiel (Arrangement for string orchestra, Williams) (track 4)
Tristan und Isolde: Vorspiel (Arrangement for organ, Feller) (track 4)
Tristan und Isolde: Vorspiel (for piano, van Bülow) (track 4)
is the basis for:
Ouvertüre zu Tannhäuser, S. 442 (for piano, Liszt) (track 1)
Pilgerchor aus Tannhäuser, S. 443/2 (second, less common version) (track 1)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Tannhäuser: Bacchanale - Le Vénusberg (for two pianos, Dukas) (track 2)
part of:
Tristan und Isolde, WWV 90: Akt I (order: 1) (track 4)
recording of:
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, WWV 96: Akt III, Vorspiel (1984-02-18 – 1984-02-19) (track 3)
Tristan und Isolde, WWV 90: Akt I, Vorspiel (1984-02-18 – 1984-02-19) (track 4)

Release

part of:Karajan Gold (Deutsche Grammophon) (order: 26)
ASIN:DE: B000001GK7 [info]