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The Art Of Emmi Leisner


Release Date: 02/07/1995 
Label:  Preiser Records   Catalog #: 89210   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  George Frideric HandelTraditionalFelix MendelssohnChristoph W. Gluck,   ... 
Performer:  Emmi LeisnerKurt GrosseMichael Raucheisen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pozniak Trio
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 32 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fu "Largo" by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1738; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1913 
Language: German 
2. O Jesulein süss (O little one sweet) by Traditional
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Date of Recording: 1913 
Language: German 
3. Saint Paul, Op. 36: But the Lord is mindful of His own by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1913 
Language: German 
4. Elijah, Op. 70: O rest in the Lord by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1913 
Language: German 
5. Orfeo ed Euridice: Piango il mio ben così by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1913 
Language: German 
6. Orfeo ed Euridice: Che farò senza Euridice? by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1913 
Language: German 
7. Il trovatore: Stride la vampa! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Date of Recording: 1916 
Language: German 
8. Il trovatore: Ai nostri monti by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1913 
Language: German 
9. Don Carlos: O don fatale by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Date of Recording: 1924 
Language: Italian 
10. Tristan und Isolde: Einsam wachend...Habet Acht! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1922 
Language: German 
11. Carmen: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle "Habañera" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Written: 1873-1874 
Date of Recording: 1922 
Language: German 
Notes: Composition written: France (1873 - 1874). 
12. Carmen: En vain pour éviter les réponses amères "Card Aria" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Date of Recording: 1922 
Language: German 
13. Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Printemps, qui commence by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; France 
Date of Recording: 1921 
Language: German 
14. Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Mon coeur s'ouvre à ta voix by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; France 
Date of Recording: 1921 
Language: German 
15. Odysseus, Op. 41: Ich wob dies Gewand by Max Bruch
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872; Berlin, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1924 
Language: German 
16. Achilleus, Op 50: Aus der Tiefe des Grames by Max Bruch
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; Berlin, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1924 
Language: German 
17. Ellens Gesang III, D 839/Op. 52 no 6 "Ave Maria" by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1922 
18. Christmas Oratorio, BWV 248: no 19, Schlafe, mein Liebster by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1926 
Language: German 
19. Schlage doch, gewünschte Stunde, BWV 53 by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Baroque 
Date of Recording: 1926 
Language: German 
Notes: This work, formerly attributed to J. S. Bach, is now thought to have been
written by Georg Melchior Hoffmann. 
20. Rodelinda, HWV 19: Dove sei, amato bene? by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1725; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1926 
Language: German 
21. Giulio Cesare, HWV 17: Priva son d'ogni conforto by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1724; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1926 
Language: German 
22. Giulio Cesare, HWV 17: Deh piangete, oh mesti lumi by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1724; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1926 
Language: German 
23. Scottish Songs (25), Op. 108: no 6, Dim, dim is my eye by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pozniak Trio
Period: Classical 
Written: 1815; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1926 
Language: German 
24. Scottish Songs (25), Op. 108: no 8, The lovely lass of Inverness by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pozniak Trio
Period: Classical 
Written: 1816; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1926 
Language: German 
25. Scottish Songs (25), Op. 108: no 15, O cruel was my father by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pozniak Trio
Period: Classical 
Written: 1816; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1926 
Language: German 
26. Scottish Songs (25), Op. 108: no 20, Faithfu' Johnie by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pozniak Trio
Period: Classical 
Written: 1810; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1926 
Language: German 
27. Scottish Songs (25), Op. 108: no 2, Sunset by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Pozniak Trio
Period: Classical 
Written: 1818; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1926 
Language: German 
28. Biblical songs, Op. 99/B 185: no 7, By the rivers of Babylon by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Kurt Grosse (Organ), Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; USA 
Date of Recording: 1926 
Language: German 
29. Biblical songs, Op. 99/B 185: no 3, Give ear to my prayer by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Kurt Grosse (Organ), Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; USA 
Date of Recording: 1926 
Language: German 
30. Biblical Songs, Op. 99/B 185: no 8, Turn thee to me by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Kurt Grosse (Organ), Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; USA 
Date of Recording: 1926 
Language: German 
31. Biblical songs, Op. 99/B 185: no 4, The Lord is my shepherd by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Kurt Grosse (Organ), Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; USA 
Date of Recording: 1926 
Language: German 
32. Schlafe wohl, du Himmelsknabe du by Traditional
Performer:  Michael Raucheisen (Piano), Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Written: Germany 
Date of Recording: 1939 
Language: German 
33. Serious Songs (4), Op. 121 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Michael Raucheisen (Piano), Emmi Leisner (Alto)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Austria 
Date of Recording: 1939 
Language: German 

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