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Gluck: Opera Arias And Overtures


Release Date: 10/01/2005 
Label:  Berlin Classics   Catalog #: 3236   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Elisabeth RoseGrace Bumbry
Conductor:  Horst FörsterArthur ApeltVáclav Neumann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus OrchestraBerlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 56 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Iphigénie en Aulide: Overture by Christoph W. Gluck
Conductor:  Horst Förster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1772-1774; Vienna, Austria 
2. Iphigénie en Tauride: Ich fleh' dich und bebe (Iphigenie) by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Elisabeth Rose (Soprano)
Conductor:  Arthur Apelt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
Written: 1779 
3. Alceste: Overture by Christoph W. Gluck
Conductor:  Horst Förster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1767; Germany 
4. Orfeo ed Euridice: Overture by Christoph W. Gluck
Conductor:  Horst Förster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
5. Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Furies by Christoph W. Gluck
Conductor:  Horst Förster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
6. Orfeo ed Euridice: Che puro ciel! by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Grace Bumbry (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Václav Neumann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
7. Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits by Christoph W. Gluck
Conductor:  Horst Förster
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 

Sound Samples

Iphigenie en Aulide: Overture (arr. R. Wagner for orchestra): Iphigenie en Aulide: Overture (arr. R. Wagner)
Iphigenie en Tauride (Sung in German): Iphigenie en Tauride: Ti prego O Padre eterno (Sung in German)
Alceste: Act I: Overture
Alceste (Sung in German): Alceste: Giro dal finstern (Sung in German) (arr. H. Abert)
Orphee et Eurydice: Overture
Orphee et Eurydice: Act II: Dance of the Furies
Orphee et Eurydice: Act II: Dance of the Blessed Spirits
Orfeo ed Euridice: Act II: Arioso: Che puro ciel
Orfeo ed Euridice: Act III: Aria: Che faro senza Euridice?

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