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Prima Voce - Kirsten Flagstad


Release Date: 12/02/1992 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 7847   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Richard WagnerLudwig van BeethovenCarl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad
Conductor:  Hans LangeEugene OrmandyEdwin McArthur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  OrchestraPhiladelphia OrchestraSan Francisco Opera Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Die Walküre: Ho-jo-to-ho! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Hans Lange
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/09/1935 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: German 
2.
Die Walküre: Du bist der Lenz by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/17/1937 
Length: 2 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: German 
3.
Tannhäuser: Dich, teure Halle by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Hans Lange
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/09/1935 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: German 
4.
Tannhäuser: Allmächt'ge Jungfrau "Elisabeth's Prayer" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Hans Lange
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/09/1935 
Length: 7 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: German 
5.
Lohengrin: Einsam in trüben Tagen "Elsa's dream" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Hans Lange
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/09/1935 
Length: 4 Minutes 55 Secs. 
Language: German 
6.
Lohengrin: Euch Lüften, die mein Klagen by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/17/1937 
Length: 3 Minutes 43 Secs. 
Language: German 
7.
Fidelio, Op. 72: Abscheulicher!...Komm, Hoffnung by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/17/1937 
Length: 7 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: German 
8.
Ah, Perfido!, Op. 65 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1795-1796; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/17/1937 
Length: 13 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
9.
Tristan und Isolde: Mild und leise "Liebestod" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Hans Lange
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/09/1935 
Length: 7 Minutes 50 Secs. 
Language: German 
10.
Götterdämmerung: Immolation by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Edwin McArthur
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 11/12/1939 
Length: 16 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: German 
11.
Oberon, J 306: Ozean! du Ungeheuer by Carl Maria von Weber
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1825-1826; Dresden, Germany 
Date of Recording: 10/17/1937 
Length: 8 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: German 

Sound Samples

Die Walküre
Die Walküre
Tannhäuser
Tannhäuser
Lohengrin: Einsam in trüben Tagen
Lohengrin: Euch Lüften, die mein Klagen
Oberon: Ozean, du Ungeheuer
Fidelio: Abscheulicher! Wo eilst du hin?
Concert Aria: Ah! perfido
Tristan und Isolde: Liebestod
Götterdämmerung

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