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Wagner: Die Walküre - Highlights / Solti, Nilsson, Et Al


Release Date: 01/21/2008 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 421887   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Richard Wagner
Performer:  James KingHans HotterBirgit NilssonRégine Crespin,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Die Walküre: Winterstürme wichen dem Wonnemond by Richard Wagner
Performer:  James King (Tenor)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Language: German 
2. Die Walküre: Ho-jo-to-ho! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Hans Hotter (Baritone), Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Language: German 
Notes: This selections begins "Nun, zäume dein Ross..." 
3. Die Walküre: Du bist der Lenz by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Régine Crespin (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Language: German 
4. Die Walküre: Wo in den Bergen du dich birgst by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Christa Ludwig (Soprano), Hans Hotter (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Language: German 
5. Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Berit Lindholm (Soprano), Claudia Hellmann (Mezzo Soprano), Brigitte Fassbaender (Mezzo Soprano),
Marilyn Tyler (Soprano), Vera Schlosser (Soprano), Helen Watts (Alto),
Vera Little (Alto), Helga Dernesch (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1965 
Venue:  Sofiensaal, Vienna 
Language: German 
6. Die Walküre: Leb' wohl..."Farewell and Magic Fire music" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Hans Hotter (Baritone), Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Language: German 
Notes: This selection begins "In festen Schlaf verschliess ich dich..." 

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