Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rienzi: Overture
Richard Wagner 11:40
2 Tannhäuser: Overture
Richard Wagner 14:52
3 Tannhäuser: Act III. Prelude
Richard Wagner 8:26
4 Lohengrin: Act I. Prelude
Richard Wagner 10:01
5 Lohengrin: Act III. Prelude
Richard Wagner 3:09
6 Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Prelude
Richard Wagner 11:01
7 Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Dance of the Apprentices & Entry of the Masters
Richard Wagner 7:00
8 Parsifal: Act I. Prelude
Richard Wagner 13:08
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Der fliegende Holländer: Overture
Richard Wagner 10:57
2 Das Rheingold: Entry of the Gods into Valhalla
Richard Wagner 8:22
3 Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries
Richard Wagner 3:04
4 Siegfried-Idyll
Richard Wagner 18:01
5 Siegfried: Forest Murmurs
Richard Wagner 8:38
6 Götterdämmerung: Siegfried's Rhine Journey
Richard Wagner 6:17
7 Götterdämmerung: Siegfried's Funeral March
Richard Wagner 7:49
8 Tristan und Isolde: Prelude & Liebestod
Richard Wagner 15:48

Credits

CD 1

composer:
Richard Wagner (1838-07 – 1840-11) (track 1)
Richard Wagner (1843 – 1845-04-13) (tracks 2–3)
Richard Wagner (1846 – 1848) (tracks 4–5)
Richard Wagner (1863 – 1867) (tracks 6–7)
Richard Wagner (1877-09 – 1882-01) (track 8)
conductor:
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (track 3)
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (1960-02-23 – 1960-02-24) (track 2)
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (1960-02-25 – 1960-03-03) (track 4)
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (1960-02-27) (track 5)
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (1960-03-01 – 1960-03-02) (track 6)
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (1960-03-02 – 1960-03-03) (track 1)
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (1960-03-08) (track 7)
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (1961-11-14) (track 8)
librettist:
Richard Wagner (tracks 1, 7)
Richard Wagner (1842-06 – 1843-04) (track 3)
performer:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra aka New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (track 3)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra aka New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1960-02-23 – 1960-02-24) (track 2)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra aka New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1960-02-25 – 1960-03-03) (track 4)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra aka New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1960-02-27) (track 5)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra aka New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1960-03-01 – 1960-03-02) (track 6)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra aka New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1960-03-02 – 1960-03-03) (track 1)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra aka New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1960-03-08) (track 7)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra aka New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1961-11-14) (track 8)
recorded at:
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1960-02-23 – 1960-02-24) (track 2)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1960-02-25 – 1960-03-03) (track 4)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1960-02-27) (track 5)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1960-03-01 – 1960-03-02) (track 6)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1960-03-02 – 1960-03-03) (track 1)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1960-03-08) (track 7)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1961-11-14) (track 8)
part of:
Wagner-Werk-Verzeichnis (number: 96) (track 7)
arrangements:
Lohengrin: Act III. Vorspiel (for brass band, Wright) (track 5)
Overture to "Die Meistersinger" (for organ, Lemare) (track 6)
Overture to "Tannhäuser" (for band, Sousa) (track 2)
Overture to “Tannhäuser” (for organ, Lemare) (track 2)
Prelude to “Parsifal” (for organ, Lemare) (track 8)
is the basis for:
Pilgerchor aus Tannhäuser, S. 443/2 (second, less common version) (track 2)
part of:
Lohengrin (track 4)
Lohengrin: Act III (track 5)
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of:
Tannhäuser und der Sängerkrieg auf Wartburg: Ouvertüre (1960-02-23 – 1960-02-24) (track 2)
Lohengrin: Vorspiel (prelude to Act I) (1960-02-25 – 1960-03-03) (track 4)
Lohengrin: Act III. Vorspiel (1960-02-27) (track 5)
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, WWV 96: Akt I. Vorspiel (1960-03-01 – 1960-03-02) (track 6)
Rienzi, der Letzte der Tribunen, WWV 49: Overture (1960-03-02 – 1960-03-03) (track 1)
referred to in medleys:

CD 2

composer:
Richard Wagner (1840 – 1841) (track 1)
Richard Wagner (1851 – 1854) (track 2)
Richard Wagner (1854 – 1856) (track 3)
Richard Wagner (1856 – 1871) (track 5)
Richard Wagner (1857-10 – 1859-08) (track 8)
Richard Wagner (1869 – 1874) (track 7)
Richard Wagner (1869-10-02 – 1873-12-24) (track 6)
Richard Wagner (1870) (track 4)
Richard Wagner (1872-01-04 – 1874-11-21) (track 7)
conductor:
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (1960-02-24 – 1960-02-25) (track 1)
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (1960-02-27) (track 7)
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (1960-03-01 – 1960-03-03) (track 8)
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (1960-03-10) (track 3)
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (1961-04-05 – 1961-10-25) (track 4)
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (1961-10-24) (track 2)
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (1961-10-24 – 1961-11-13) (track 5)
Otto Klemperer (German-born conductor and composer, 1885-1973) (1961-11-22) (track 6)
dedicated to:
Cosima Wagner (track 4)
librettist:
Richard Wagner (tracks 6–7)
performer:
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra aka New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1960-02-24 – 1960-02-25) (track 1)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra aka New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1960-02-27) (track 7)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra aka New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1960-03-01 – 1960-03-03) (track 8)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra aka New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1960-03-10) (track 3)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra aka New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1961-04-05 – 1961-10-25) (track 4)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra aka New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1961-10-24) (track 2)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra aka New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1961-10-24 – 1961-11-13) (track 5)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra aka New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (1961-11-22) (track 6)
publisher:
Schott Music (Germany) (track 3)
recorded at:
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1960-02-24 – 1960-02-25) (track 1)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1960-02-27) (track 7)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1960-03-01 – 1960-03-03) (track 8)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1960-03-10) (track 3)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1961-04-05 – 1961-10-25) (track 4)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1961-10-24) (track 2)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1961-10-24 – 1961-11-13) (track 5)
Kingsway Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1961-11-22) (track 6)
part of:
Wagner-Werk-Verzeichnis (number: 103) (track 4)
arrangements:
Dawn and Siegfried's Rhine Journey from Gotterdämmerung (arranged for piano by Glenn Gould) (track 6)
Der fliegende Holländer: Ouvertüre (for piano 4-hands, Debussy) (track 1)
Die Walküre: Der Ritt der Walküren (for piano solo, Stradal) (track 3)
Die Walküre: Walkürenritt (for piano, Brassin) (track 3)
Götterdämmerung: Rheinfahrt aus dem Vorspiel (for piano solo, Stradal) (track 6)
Götterdämmerung: Trauermusik aus dem letzten Aufzug (for piano solo, Stradal) (track 7)
Overture to “Der fliegende Holländer” (for organ, Lemare) (track 1)
Prelude to “Tristan und Isolde” (for organ, Lemare) (track 8)
Ride of the Valkyries (OpenBSD 5.6 theme) (track 3)
Ride of the Valkyries from "Die Walküre" (for organ, Lemare) (track 3)
Siegfried Idyll (arranged for piano by Joseph Rubinstein) (track 4)
Siegfried-Idyll (arranged for piano by Glenn Gould) (track 4)
Siegfried: Waldweben (for piano solo, Stradal) (track 5)
is based on:
Siegfried: Act II (track 5)
is the basis for:
Più delle valchirie (Il mio nome è Nessuno) (track 3)
ワルキューレの騎行 (スーパーロボット大戦F) (track 3)
part of:
recording of:
Der fliegende Holländer: Ouvertüre (1960-02-24 – 1960-02-25) (track 1)
Tristan und Isolde, WWV 90: Akt I. Vorspiel (1960-03-01 – 1960-03-03) (track 8)
Die Walküre: Walkürenritt (1960-03-10) (track 3)
Siegfried Idyll (1961-04-05 – 1961-10-25) (track 4)
Siegfried: Forest Murmurs (1961-10-24 – 1961-11-13) (track 5)
referred to in medleys: