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Wagner, Brahms, Mahler, Beethoven / Ludwig, Klemperer


Release Date: 10/03/2006 
Label:  Emi Great Recordings Of The Century Catalog #: 61596   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Richard WagnerJohannes BrahmsLudwig van BeethovenGustav Mahler
Performer:  Christa Ludwig
Conductor:  Otto Klemperer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia OrchestraPhilharmonia Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Wesendonck Lieder by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Christa Ludwig (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Otto Klemperer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857-1858; Germany 
2.
Tristan und Isolde: Mild und leise "Liebestod" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Christa Ludwig (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Otto Klemperer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
3.
Alto Rhapsody, Op. 53 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Christa Ludwig (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Otto Klemperer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra,  Philharmonia Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Austria 
4.
Fidelio, Op. 72: Abscheulicher!...Komm, Hoffnung by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Christa Ludwig (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Otto Klemperer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: Vienna, Austria 
5.
Des Knaben Wunderhorn: no 5, Das irdische Leben by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Christa Ludwig (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Otto Klemperer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892-1893; Hamburg, Germany 
6.
Des Knaben Wunderhorn: no 9, Wo die schönen Trompeten blasen by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Christa Ludwig (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Otto Klemperer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892-1898; Hamburg, Germany 
7.
Rückert Lieder (5): no 2, Ich atmet' einen Linden Duft by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Christa Ludwig (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Otto Klemperer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Vienna, Austria 
8.
Rückert Lieder (5): no 4, Um Mitternacht by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Christa Ludwig (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Otto Klemperer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Vienna, Austria 
9.
Rückert Lieder (5): no 3, Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Christa Ludwig (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Otto Klemperer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Vienna, Austria 

Sound Samples

Wesendonk Lieder (orch. Mottl) (2006 Digital Remaster): Der Engel
Wesendonk Lieder (orch. Mottl) (2006 Digital Remaster): Stehe still
Wesendonk Lieder (orch. Mottl) (2006 Digital Remaster): Im Treibhaus
Wesendonk Lieder (orch. Mottl) (2006 Digital Remaster): Schmerzen
Wesendonk Lieder: Träume (2006 Digital Remaster)
Tristan und Isolde (2006 Digital Remaster), Act 3, Scene 3: Mild und leise wie er lächelt (Isoldes Liebestod: Isolde)
Alto Rhapsody, Op. 53 (2006 Digital Remaster)
Fidelio Op. 72 (2000 Digital Remaster): Abscheulicher! Wo eilst du hin?...Komm, Hoffnung
Lieder aus 'Des Knaben Wunderhorn' (2006 Digital Remaster): Das irdische Leben
Lieder aus 'Des Knaben Wunderhorn' (2006 Digital Remaster): Wo die schönen Trompeten blasen
Fünf Rückert-Lieder (2006 Digital Remaster): Ich atmet' einem linden Duft
Fünf Rückert-Lieder (2006 Digital Remaster): Um Mitternacht
Fünf Rückert-Lieder (2006 Digital Remaster): Ich bin der Welt abhanden gekommen

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