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Jessye Norman: 3 Classic Albums

Norman,Jessye
Release Date: 05/06/2014 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 002044802   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Richard StraussMaurice RavelHector BerliozRichard Wagner
Performer:  Jessye Norman
Conductor:  Kurt MasurSir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus OrchestraLondon Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1. Four Last Songs, AV 150 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1948; Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/1982 
Venue:  Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 25 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: German 
2. Lieder (4), Op. 27: no 2, Cäcilie by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/1982 
Venue:  Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: German 
3. Lieder (4), Op. 27: no 4, Morgen by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/1982 
Venue:  Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: German 
4. Lieder (5), Op. 41: no 1, Wiegenlied by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899; Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/1982 
Venue:  Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: German 
5. Lieder (4), Op. 27: no 1, Ruhe, meine Seele by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/1982 
Venue:  Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: German 
6. Lieder (6), Op. 37: no 3, Meinem Kinde by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/1982 
Venue:  Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 38 Secs. 
Language: German 
7. Lieder (8), Op. 10: no 1, Zueignung by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/1982 
Venue:  Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: German 
8. Shéhérazade by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903; France 
Language: French 
9. Les nuits d'été, Op. 7 by Hector Berlioz
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840-1841; France 
Date of Recording: 1979 
Language: French 
10. Wesendonck Lieder by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857-1858; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1975 
Venue:  London, England 
Length: 22 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: German 
11. Tristan und Isolde: Prelude and Liebestod (with voice) by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Colin Davis
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/1975 
Venue:  London, England 
Length: 19 Minutes 3 Secs. 
Language: German 

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