Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Mit Gewitter und Sturm Fritz Wunderlich 4:28
2 Die Frist ist um Simon Estes 11:54
3 Summ' und brumm', du gutes Rädchen Chor der Bayreuther Festspiele, Orchester der Bayreuther Festspiele 3:32
4 Jo-ho-hoe ... Traft ihr das Schiff Anja Silja, Chor der Bayreuther Festspiele, Orchester der Bayreuther Festspiele 5:50
5 Wie aus der Ferne längst vergangner Zeiten Leonie Rysanek, George London 7:21
6 Steuermann, laß die Wacht Chor der Bayreuther Festspiele, Orchester der Bayreuther Festspiele 2:10
7 Dir töne Lob Grace Bumbry, Wolfgang Windgassen 5:28
8 Dich teure Halle grüß ich wieder Hildegard Behrens 4:47
9 Freudig begrüßen wir die edle Halle Chor der Wiener Staatsoper 4:57
10 Gar viel und schön Hans Sotin 4:18
11 Blick ich umher in diesem edlen Kreise Hermann Prey 5:06
12 Den Bronnen, den uns Wolfram nannte Josef Traxel 2:20
13 Wie Todesahnung ... O du mein holder Abendstern Dietrich Fischer‐Dieskau 4:19
14 Beglückt darf nun dich, o Heimat, ich schauen Chor der Wiener Staatsoper 3:40

Credits

CD 1

balance engineer:
Lewis Layton (engineer) (track 5)
baritone vocals:
Simon Estes (bass-baritone) (track 2)
Dietrich Fischer‐Dieskau (baritone) (track 13)
Hermann Prey (baritone) (track 11)
baritone vocals [Der Holländer]:
George London (bass-baritone) (1960-09) (track 5)
bass vocals:
Hans Sotin (operatic bass) (track 10)
choir vocals:
Chor der Bayreuther Festspiele (1961-08) (track 4)
chorus master:
Wilhelm Pitz (chorus master) (tracks 3, 6)
Wilhelm Pitz (chorus master) (1961-08) (track 4)
composer:
Richard Wagner (composer) (1840 – 1841) (tracks 1–6)
Richard Wagner (composer) (1843 – 1845-04-13) (tracks 7–14)
conductor:
Franz Bauer-Theussl (conductor) (track 14)
Marek Janowski (conductor) (track 14)
Franz Konwitschny (conductor) (tracks 1, 13)
Woldemar Nelsson (conductor) (track 2)
Wolfgang Sawallisch (conductor) (track 3)
Peter Schneider (classical and opera conductor) (track 8)
Wilhelm Schüchter (track 12)
Sir Georg Solti (conductor) (tracks 9–10)
Horst Stein (conductor) (track 11)
Antal Doráti (conductor) (1960-09) (track 5)
Wolfgang Sawallisch (conductor) (1961) (track 7)
Wolfgang Sawallisch (conductor) (1961-08) (track 4)
librettist:
Richard Wagner (composer) (tracks 1–6)
Richard Wagner (composer) (1842-06 – 1843-04) (tracks 7–14)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Grace Bumbry (soprano) (1961) (track 7)
orchestra:
Berliner Symphoniker (known as Symphonisches Orchester Berlin since 1967, renamed Berliner Symphoniker in 1990) (tracks 11–12)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (track 14)
Wiener Philharmoniker (tracks 9–10)
producer:
Richard Mohr (producer) (track 5)
soprano vocals:
Anja Silja (soprano) (1961-08) (track 4)
soprano vocals [Elisabeth]:
Hildegard Behrens (soprano) (track 8)
soprano vocals [Senta]:
Leonie Rysanek (soprano) (1960-09) (track 5)
tenor vocals:
Josef Traxel (tenor) (track 12)
Fritz Wunderlich (operatic tenor) (track 1)
Wolfgang Windgassen (tenor) (1961) (track 7)
recorded at:
arrangements:
Cytgan y pererinion (Tannhäuser – Welsh version) (translated) (track 14)
O Star of Eve from Tannhäuser (for organ, Lemare) (track 13)
Tannhäuser: O du mein holder Abendstern (catch-all for arrangements) (track 13)
Tannhäuser: O du mein holder Abendstern (for cello and piano, David Popper) (track 13)
To the Evening Star, from Tannhäuser (for cello and piano, Schulz) (track 13)
is the basis for:
Einzug der Gäste auf der Wartburg, S. 445 no. 1 (for solo piano) (tracks 9–12)
Einzug der Gäste auf der Wartburg, S. 445 no. 1/c (for solo piano, Neue vermehrte Ausgabe version) (tracks 9–12)
Einzug der Gäste auf der Wartburg, S. 634b no. 1 (for piano four hands) (tracks 9–12)
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