Annotation


Der Opernführer
Eine Einführung in die faszinierende Welt der Oper
3 CDs, Deutsche Grammophon, 1997


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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Carmen: Overtüre
Georges Bizet 3:35
2 Die Italienerin in Algier: Ouvertüre
Gioachino Rossini 7:55
3 Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo
Pietro Mascagni 4:20
4 La forza del destino: Ouvertüre
Giuseppe Verdi 7:48
5 Fausts Verdammnis: Ungarischer Marsch
Hector Berlioz 4:31
6 Die Fledermaus: Ouvertüre
Johann Strauss II 7:42
7 Eugen Onegin: Polonaise
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 4:53
8 Götterdämmerung: Trauermarsch
Richard Wagner 8:35
9 Salome: Tanz der sieben Schleier
Richard Strauss 9:28
10 Fidelio: Ouvertüre
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:15
11 Le nozze di Figaro: Overtüre
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:11
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Don Giovanni: Air du catalogue 'Madamina'
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 5:49
2 La Boheme: Che gelida manina
Giacomo Puccini 5:20
3 Der Barbier von Sevilla: Kavatine 'Largoal factotum'
Gioachino Rossini 4:40
4 Carmen: Seguidilla « Près des remparts de Seville »
Georges Bizet 4:36
5 La traviata: Sempre libera
Giuseppe Verdi 3:23
6 Turandot: Nessun dorma
Giacomo Puccini 3:29
7 Tristan und Isolde: Liebestod 'Mild und leise'
Richard Wagner 6:19
8 Tosca: Vissi d'arte
Giacomo Puccini 3:40
9 Die Zauberflöte: Der Vogelfänger bin ich ja
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:41
10 Der Barbier von Sevilla: Kavatine Una voce poco fa
Gioachino Rossini 5:37
11 Pagliacci: Recitar...Vesti la giubba
Ruggero Leoncavallo 4:09
12 Die Zauberflöte: Der Hölle Rache
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:03
13 Eugen Onegin: Lyubvi vsye vozrasti pokorni
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 6:02
14 L'elisir d'amore: Romanze 'Una furtiva lagrima'
Gaetano Donizetti 4:17
15 Le Nozze di Figaro: Non piu andrai
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:38
16 Dido and Aeneas: 'When l am laid in earth'
Henry Purcell 4:26
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Der Freischutz: Was gleicht wohl auf Erden
Carl Maria von Weber 2:33
2 La traviata: Brindisi 'Libiamo ne' lieti calici'
Giuseppe Verdi 3:02
3 Cosi fan tutte: Terzett 'Soave sia il vento'
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:27
4 Lucia di Lammermoor: Sextett 'Chi mi frena in tal momento?'
Gaetano Donizetti 3:50
5 Fidelio: O welche Lust
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:21
6 Le nozze di Figaro: Crudel! Perche finora farmi languir cosi
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:32
7 King Arthur: See, see, we assemble
Henry Purcell 3:26
8 Don Giovanni: Don Giovanni, a cenar teco
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 8:08
9 Lohengrin: Hochzeitsmarsch 'Treulich geführt'
Richard Wagner 5:01
10 La Boheme: O Mimi, tu piu non torni
Giacomo Puccini 3:23
11 Il trovatore: Vedi le fosche
Giuseppe Verdi 2:58
12 Les contes d'Hoffmanns: Barkarole 'Belle nuit,o nuit d'amour'
Jacques Offenbach 3:52
13 Nabucco: Va pensiero, sull'ali dorate
Giuseppe Verdi 4:02
14 Der Rosenkavalier: 'Marie Theres'! Hab' mir's gelobt'
Richard Strauss 13:17
15 Wozzeck: Ringel, Ringel, Rosenkranz, Ringelreih'n!
Alban Berg 5:08

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1786) (track 11)
Richard Wagner (1869 – 1874) (track 8)
Richard Wagner (1872-01-04 – 1874-11-21) (track 8)
Richard Strauss (German composer) (1903 – 1905) (track 9)
conductor:
librettist:
Richard Wagner (track 8)
orchestra:
arrangements:
Götterdämmerung: Trauermarsch (for piano, Busoni) (track 8)
Götterdämmerung: Trauermusik aus dem letzten Aufzug (for piano solo, Stradal) (track 8)
Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492: Overture (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
Salomes Tanz der sieben Schleier (arr. Doebber for two pianos) (track 9)
Salomes Tanz, TrV 215a (concert version) (track 9)
is the basis for:
Mozart/Figaro (track 11)
live recording of:
part of:
Salome (op. 54; TrV 215) (track 9)
recording of:

CD 2

baritone vocals:
bass vocals:
Bryn Terfel (bass-baritone opera singer) (track 15)
composer:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (tracks 1, 15)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1791) (tracks 9, 12)
Richard Wagner (1857-10 – 1859-08) (track 7)
conductor:
Karl Böhm (Austrian conductor) (tracks 9, 12)
librettist:
Lorenzo Da Ponte (tracks 1, 15)
Emanuel Schikaneder (tracks 9, 12)
Richard Wagner (1857-08-20 – 1857-09-18) (track 7)
orchestra:
Berliner Philharmoniker (tracks 1, 9, 12)
soprano vocals:
Roberta Peters (track 12)
arrangements:
Isoldens Tod (track 7)
Isoldes Liebestod from “Tristan und Isolde” (for organ, Lemare) (track 7)
Tristan und Isolde: Liebestod (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Tristan und Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod (concert piece) (track 7)
is the basis for:
part of:
recording of:

CD 3

baritone vocals:
Rod Gilfry (track 6)
Samuel Ramey (bass-baritone) (track 8)
bass vocals:
Paata Burchuladze (operatic bass) (track 8)
choir vocals:
composer:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (tracks 3, 6, 8)
Richard Strauss (German composer) (1909 – 1910) (track 14)
Alban Berg (composer) (1914 – 1922) (track 15)
conductor:
Claudio Abbado (track 15)
James Levine (US conductor and pianist) (track 3)
librettist:
Lorenzo Da Ponte (tracks 3, 6, 8)
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (tracks 3, 15)
soprano vocals:
Alison Hagley (soprano) (track 6)
Ann Murray (Irish mezzo-soprano) (track 3)
Kiri Te Kanawa (track 3)
tenor vocals:
arrangements:
"Soave sia il vento" from Così fan tutte (for two pianos, Anderson & Roe) (track 3)
later translated versions:
part of:
Der Freischütz: Akt III (number) (track 1)
Wozzeck: Act 3 (track 15)
recording of:

Release

ASIN: DE: B0000254UL [info]