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Wagner: Highlights From "the Ring" / Mehta, New York Po


Release Date: 10/25/1990 
Label:  Cbs Masterworks Digital Masters Catalog #: 44657   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Richard Wagner
Performer:  Peter WimbergerMontserrat Caballé
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 12 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Das Rheingold: Entrance of the Gods into Valhalla by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1981-82 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
2.
Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1981-82 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
3.
Die Walküre: Leb' wohl..."Farewell and Magic Fire music" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Peter Wimberger (Bass Baritone)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1981-82 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
Language: German 
4.
Siegfried: Forest Murmurs [Instrumental] by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1981-82 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
5.
Götterdämmerung: Dawn and Siegfried's Rhine Journey by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1981-82 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
6.
Götterdämmerung: Siegfried's Funeral Music by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1981-82 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
7.
Götterdämmerung: Immolation by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Montserrat Caballé (Soprano)
Conductor:  Zubin Mehta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New York Philharmonic
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1981-82 
Venue:  Avery Fisher Hall, Lincoln Center, NYC 
Language: German 

Sound Samples

Entrance of the Gods into Valhalla from Das Rheingold (Instrumental)
The Ride of the Valkyries from Die Walküre
Magic Fire Music from Die Walküre (Voice)
Forest Murmurs from Siegfried (Instrumental)
Dawn and Siegfried's Rhine Journey from Götterdämmerung (Instrumental)
Siegfried's Funeral Music from Götterdämmerung (Instrumental)
Brünnhilde's Immolation Scene from Götterdämmerung (Voice)

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