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Eterna - Wagner: Das Rheingold - Excerpts / Kempe, Frantz


Release Date: 10/01/2005 
Label:  Berlin Classics   Catalog #: 2035   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Richard Wagner
Performer:  Lisa OttoMelitta MuszelySieglinde WagnerBenno Kusche,   ... 
Conductor:  Rudolf Kempe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 47 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Das Rheingold: Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Rudolf Kempe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1959 
Language: German 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "Weia! Waga! Woge, du Welle..." 
2.
Das Rheingold: Weia! Waga! Woge du Welle! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Lisa Otto (Soprano), Melitta Muszely (Soprano), Sieglinde Wagner (Alto),
Benno Kusche (Bass)
Conductor:  Rudolf Kempe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Germany 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with the Prelude to 'Das Rheingold.' 
3.
Das Rheingold: Scene 4 Introduction by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Rudolf Kempe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Germany 
4.
Das Rheingold: Bin ich nun frei? "Alberich's Curse" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Helmut Melchert (Tenor), Benno Kusche (Bass), Ferdinand Frantz (Bass)
Conductor:  Rudolf Kempe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Germany 
5.
Das Rheingold: Weiche, Wotan, weiche by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Ruth Siewert (Alto)
Conductor:  Rudolf Kempe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Germany 
6.
Das Rheingold: Schwüles Gedünst schwebt in der Luft by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Helmut Melchert (Tenor), Johanna Blatter (Alto), Rudolf Schock (Tenor),
Josef Metternich (Baritone), Ferdinand Frantz (Bass), Lisa Otto (Soprano),
Melitta Muszely (Soprano), Sieglinde Wagner (Alto)
Conductor:  Rudolf Kempe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Germany 
Notes: This selection begins with "Furchtbar nun erfind' ich des Fluches Kraft" and shares a track and timing with the "Entry of the Gods into Valhalla." 
7.
Das Rheingold: Entrance of the Gods into Valhalla by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Melitta Muszely (Soprano), Josef Metternich (Baritone), Rudolf Schock (Tenor),
Benno Kusche (Bass), Lisa Otto (Soprano), Ferdinand Frantz (Bass),
Sieglinde Wagner (Alto)
Conductor:  Rudolf Kempe
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Germany 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "Schwüles Gedünst schwebt in der Luft." 

Sound Samples

Das Rheingold: Scene 1: Vorspiel - Auf dem Grunde des Rheines
Das Rheingold: Scene 3: Verwandlungsmusik
Das Rheingold: Scene 4: Bin ich nun frei (Alberich's curse)
Das Rheingold: Scene 4: Weiche, Wotan, weiche! Flieh' des Ringes Fluch!
Das Rheingold: Scene 4: Furchtbar nun erfind' ich des Fluches Kraft - Einzug der Gotter in Walhall

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