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Strauss Famous Scenes / Nilsson, Rysanek, Price, Et Al


Release Date: 02/13/2001 
Label:  London/Decca Grand Opera Series Catalog #: 458250   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Richard Strauss
Performer:  Lisa Della CasaHilde GuedenLeontyne PriceEdita Gruberova,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Georg SoltiKarl BöhmHerbert von KarajanChristoph von Dohnányi,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraLondon Philharmonic OrchestraVienna State Opera Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Arabella, Op. 79: Aber der Richtige by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Lisa Della Casa (Soprano), Hilde Gueden (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1929-1932; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1957 
Length: 4 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: German 
2. Ariadne auf Naxos, Op. 60: Es gibt ein Reich by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Leontyne Price (Soprano), Edita Gruberova (Soprano), Barry McDaniel (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1911/1916; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1977 
Length: 6 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: This selection begins with "Es ist alles vergebens..." 
3. Elektra, Op. 58: Allein! Weh', ganz allein! by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906-1908; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1966 
Length: 9 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: German 
4. Die Frau ohne Schatten, Op. 65: Sieh, Amme, sieh by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Judith Hellwig (Soprano), Leonie Rysanek (Soprano)
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1914-1918; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1955 
Length: 10 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: German 
5. Salome, Op. 54: Dance of the seven veils by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1905; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1960 
Length: 9 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: German 
6. Salome, Op. 54: Final Scene by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Anja Silja (Soprano)
Conductor:  Christoph von Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1905; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1973 
Length: 17 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Language: German 
7. Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59: Mein Gott, es war nicht mehr als eine Farce by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Hilde Gueden (Soprano), Heinz Holecek (Baritone), Régine Crespin (Soprano),
Elisabeth Söderström (Soprano)
Conductor:  Silvio Varviso
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909-1910; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1964 
Length: 19 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: German 

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