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Karajan Collection - Wagner: Orchestral Music / Berlin PO


Release Date: 08/16/2005 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 76896   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic OrchestraBerlin Deutsche Oper Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

CD not available: This title is currently only available as an MP3 download.  

This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Der fliegende Holländer: Overture by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841/1852; Germany 
Venue:  Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany 
Notes: Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany (09/1974 - 10/1974) 
2.
Lohengrin: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Venue:  Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany 
Notes: Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany (09/1974 - 10/1974) 
3.
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 
Venue:  Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany 
Notes: Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany (09/1974 - 10/1974) 
4.
Tannhäuser: Overture and Venusberg Music by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra,  Berlin Deutsche Oper Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Venue:  Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany 
Language: German 
Notes: Ver: music for Venusberg is taken from the Paris version
Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany (09/1974 - 10/1974) 
5.
Tristan und Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Venue:  Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany 
Notes: Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany (09/1974 - 10/1974) 
6.
Lohengrin: Act 3 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Venue:  Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany 
Notes: Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany (09/1974 - 10/1974) 

Sound Samples

Overture and Venusberg Music from Tannhäuser (Paris Version) (1996 Digital Remaster)
Prelude to Act I from Lohengrin (1996 Digital Remaster)
Prelude to Act III from Lohengrin (1996 Digital Remaster)
Prelude and Liebestod (concert version: arr. Humperdinck) from Tristan und Isolde (1996 Digital Remaster)
Overture from Der Fliegende Holländer (1996 Digital Remaster)
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg - Overture (1996 Digital Remaster)

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