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Kirsten Flagstad - Live In Concert / Melchior


Release Date: 08/29/2006 
Label:  Vai Audio   Catalog #: 1248   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Richard WagnerRichard StraussChristoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Kirsten FlagstadSet SvanholmNiels Mollner
Conductor:  Gaetano MerolaJohan Hye-Knudsen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Opera OrchestraDanish National Radio ChoirDanish State Radio Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 6 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes lied(er) by various composers. Soloist: Kirsten Flagstad. Includes lied(er) by various composers. Soloist: Kirsten Flagstad. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Der fliegende Holländer: Jo-ho-joe! Traft ihr das Schiff by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gaetano Merola
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841/1852; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/09/1949 
Language: German 
2. Tristan und Isolde: O sink' hernieder, Nacht der Liebe by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano), Set Svanholm (Tenor)
Conductor:  Gaetano Merola
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/09/1949 
Language: German 
3. Tristan und Isolde: Mild und leise "Liebestod" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gaetano Merola
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/09/1949 
Language: German 
4. Lieder (5), Op. 39: no 4, Befreit by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gaetano Merola
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 10/08/1950 
Language: German 
5. Lieder (8), Op. 10: no 8, Allerseelen by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gaetano Merola
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/08/1950 
Language: German 
6. Lieder (4), Op. 27: no 2, Cäcilie by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gaetano Merola
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/08/1950 
Language: German 
7. Götterdämmerung: Immolation by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gaetano Merola
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/08/1950 
Language: German 
8. Alceste: Immortel Apollon! by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Johan Hye-Knudsen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish National Radio Choir,  Danish State Radio Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1767; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/17/1957 
9. Alceste: Ou suis-je? O malheureuse Alceste! by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano), Niels Mollner (Bass)
Conductor:  Johan Hye-Knudsen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish National Radio Choir,  Danish State Radio Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1767; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/17/1957 
10. Alceste: Divinités du Styx by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Johan Hye-Knudsen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Danish National Radio Choir,  Danish State Radio Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1767; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 04/17/1957 

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