Annotation

Originally Released on LP 1961, Digitally Remasterd

Annotation last modified on 2012-07-21 08:35 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Antigonae: I. "Gemeinsamschwesterliches! O Ismenes Haut!"
4:13
2 Antigonae: I. "Bedenke, Schwester, wie der Vater, von uns"
5:34
3 Antigonae: I. "Zwischenspiel"
1:49
4 Antigonae: I. "O Blick der Sonne, du schönster"
4:52
5 Antigonae: I. "Ihr Männer, wär's die Stadt allen"
5:48
6 Antigonae: I. "Mein König, diesmal plaudr' ich nicht"
5:02
7 Antigonae: I. "Und schlimme Worte fuhren drcheinander"
2:27
8 Antigonae: I. "Mein König, lange rät, es möchte göttlich"
6:15
9 Antigonae: II. "Ungeheuer ist viel"
5:40
10 Antigonae: II. "Die ist's. Die hat's getan"
6:30
11 Antigonae: II. "Du also, die zur Erde neigt das Haupt"
4:40
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Antigonae: II. "Du weißt doch wohl, daß allzuspröde Sprach'"
4:31
2 Antigonae: II. "Aber jetzt kommt aus dem Tor Ismene"
6:21
3 Antigonae: III. "Glückselige solcher Zeit, da man nicht schmeckt das Übel"
7:21
4 Antigonae: III. "Bald haben wohl, o Sohn, mehr als die Seher"
4:46
5 Antigonae: III. "Als wie von Gott, himmlisch kommt die Besinnung"
4:46
6 Antigonae: III. "Mein König, billig ist es, wenn er an der Zeit spricht"
5:54
7 Antigonae: III. "Geist der Liebe, dennoch Sieger"
3:44
8 Antigonae: III. "Jetzt aber komm' ich eben selber"
9:20
9 Antigonae: III. "O Grab! O Brautbett!"
8:50
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Antigonae: IV. "O des Landes Thebes Vaterliche Stadt"
1:06
2 Antigonae: IV. "Der Leib auch Danaes musste"
4:06
3 Antigonae: IV. "Ihr Fürsten Thebes! Miteinander kommen"
7:22
4 Antigonae: IV. "O Alter! Alle, wie auf eines Schützen Ziel"
8:09
5 Antigonae: IV. "Der Mann, mein König, ging viel prophezeiend"
1:38
6 Antigonae: V. "Namenschopfer, der du von den Wassern, welche Kadmos"
2:56
7 Antigonae: V. "O ihr des Kadmos Nachbarn und Amphios"
4:02
8 Antigonae: V. "O all ihr Bürger! Eine Rede merkt' ich"
2:04
9 Antigonae: V. "Ich, liebe Frau, sag' es, als Augenzeuge"
6:18
10 Antigonae: V. "Wie nimmst du dies? Die Frau ging wieder weg"
1:07
11 Antigonae: V. "Io! Unsinnige Sinne!"
6:43
12 Antigonae: V. "Weh! Weh! Weh! Weh! Mich beflügelt die Furcht"
4:26
13 Antigonae: V. "Um Vieles ist das Denken mehr"
1:58

Credits

CD 1

alto vocals:
Claudia Hellmann (contralto) (1961-04) (tracks 1–2)
baritone vocals:
Carlos Alexander (baritone) (track 10)
Carlos Alexander (baritone) (1961-04) (tracks 6, 8, 11)
bass vocals:
Kieth Engen (operatic bass) (1961-04) (tracks 4–5, 9–10)
choir vocals:
Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks (1961-04) (tracks 4–5, 8–9, 11)
composer:
Carl Orff (composer) (tracks 1–11)
conductor:
Ferdinand Leitner (conductor) (1961-04) (tracks 1–11)
orchestra:
soprano vocals:
Inge Borkh (soprano) (1961-04) (tracks 1–2, 11)
tenor vocals:
Gerhard Stolze (German tenor) (1961-04) (tracks 6–8, 10)
recorded at:
Herkulessaal in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1961-04) (tracks 1–11)
recording of:
Antigonae: I. "Zwischenspiel" (1961-04) (track 3)

CD 2

alto vocals:
Claudia Hellmann (contralto) (1961-04) (track 2)
baritone vocals:
Carlos Alexander (baritone) (1961-04) (tracks 1–2, 4, 6, 9)
bass vocals:
Kieth Engen (operatic bass) (1961-04) (tracks 2–3, 8)
choir vocals:
Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks (1961-04) (tracks 3–4, 6–9)
composer:
Carl Orff (composer) (tracks 1–9)
conductor:
Ferdinand Leitner (conductor) (1961-04) (tracks 1–9)
orchestra:
soprano vocals:
Inge Borkh (soprano) (1961-04) (tracks 1–2, 8–9)
tenor vocals:
Fritz Uhl (tenor) (1961-04) (tracks 4–6)
recorded at:
Herkulessaal in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1961-04) (tracks 1–9)
recording of:

CD 3

baritone vocals:
Carlos Alexander (baritone) (1961-04) (tracks 3–5, 11–12)
bass vocals:
Kieth Engen (operatic bass) (1961-04) (tracks 7, 10–12)
choir vocals:
Chor des Bayerischen Rundfunks (1961-04) (tracks 2, 5–7, 10–13)
composer:
Carl Orff (composer) (tracks 1–13)
conductor:
Ferdinand Leitner (conductor) (1961-04) (tracks 1–13)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Hetty Plümacher (mezzo-soprano) (1961-04) (track 8)
orchestra:
soprano vocals:
Inge Borkh (soprano) (1961-04) (track 1)
tenor vocals:
Kim Borg (operatic bass) (1961-04) (tracks 7, 9–12)
Ernst Haefliger (tenor) (1961-04) (tracks 3–4)
recorded at:
Herkulessaal in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1961-04) (tracks 1–13)
recording of: