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The Best Of Wagner


Release Date: 02/15/1994 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8556657   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Johannes WildnerMichael HalászUwe Mund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra KatowiceSlovak Philharmonic OrchestraCzecho-Slovak Radio Symphony
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Johannes Wildner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra Katowice
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 
2. Tristan und Isolde: Liebestod [Instrumental] by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Johannes Wildner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra Katowice
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
3. Lohengrin: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
4. Das Rheingold: Entrance of the Gods into Valhalla by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Uwe Mund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Germany 
5. Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Uwe Mund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
6. Götterdämmerung: Siegfried's Funeral Music by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Uwe Mund
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak Radio Symphony
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
7. Tannhäuser: Overture by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
8. Der fliegende Holländer: Overture by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Michael Halász
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841/1852; Germany 

Sound Samples

Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg, Act I: Prelude: Overture
Tristan und Isolde: Liebestod
Tannhauser: Overture
Lohengrin, Act I: Prelude: Prelude
Der fliegende Hollander (The Flying Dutchman): Overture
Das Rheingold: Scene 4: Entry of the Gods into Valahlla: Entry Of The Gods Into Valhalla
Die Walkure: Ride Of The Valkyries
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Siegfried's Death And Funeral March

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