Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Das Rheingold; Prelude
3:33
2 Das Rheingold; Der Welt Erbe Gewänn' Ich... Hülfe! Weh!
4:30
3 Das Rheingold; Bruder, Hierher! Weise Der Brücke Den Weg!
8:56
4 Die Walküre; Wie Dir Die Stirn
7:54
5 Die Walküre; Hojotoho!
2:31
6 Siegfried; Nothung! Nothung! Neidliches Schwert!
2:59
7 Siegfried; Ewig War Ich
5:29
8 Götterdämmerung; Siegfried's Rheinfahrt
5:33
9 Götterdämmerung; Brünnhilde! Heilige Braut!... Trauerrmarsch
12:31

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Richard Wagner (1853-11-01 – 1854-09-25) (tracks 1–2)
Richard Wagner (1856-09 – 1869-02-23) (track 6)
Richard Wagner (1869-10-02 – 1873-12-24) (track 8)
conductor:
Heinz Engel (conductor) (tracks 6–7)
Manfred Hoffmann (conductor) (tracks 1–3, 8–9)
Martin Rother (conductor) (tracks 4–5)
librettist:
Richard Wagner (tracks 2, 6, 8)
orchestra:
Radio-Symphonieorchester Wien (previously ORF-Symphonieorchester) (tracks 1–3, 8–9)
Süddeutsche Philharmonie (an Alfred Scholz pseudonym) (tracks 4–5)
vocals:
Erich Baumann (opera singer) (track 4)
Hilde Dartmund (opera singer) (track 2)
Artur Dorres (opera singer) (tracks 6–7)
Heinrich Ferber (opera singer) (track 9)
Helmut Hartmann (opera singer) (track 2)
Norbert Heintz (opera singer) (track 3)
Hans Koruchkin (opera singer) (track 3)
Irene Kramer (opera singer) (track 7)
Petra Meidner (opera singer) (track 4)
Sophie Muller (track 2)
Gertrude Schon (opera singer) (track 3)
Brenda Sussman (opera singer) (track 2)
Alexander Titorenko (opera singer) (track 3)
arrangements:
Dawn and Siegfried's Rhine Journey from Gotterdämmerung (arranged for piano by Glenn Gould) (track 8)
Götterdämmerung: Rheinfahrt aus dem Vorspiel (for piano solo, Stradal) (track 8)
Götterdämmerung: Vorspiel. Siegfrieds Rheinfahrt (Humperdinck's orchestral edit) (track 8)
part of:
recording of:

Release

part of: The Great Composers and Their Music (Marshall Cavendish) (number: 64)