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Wagner: Overtures & Preludes / Adrian Boult


Release Date: 09/29/1992 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 62539   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic OrchestraNew Philharmonia OrchestraLondon Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 30 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
2. Siegfried: Forest Murmurs [Instrumental] by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Germany 
3. Tristan und Isolde: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1858; Germany 
4. Tristan und Isolde: Act 3 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
5. Tannhäuser: Overture by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
6. Tannhäuser: Festival March by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
7. Das Rheingold: Entrance of the Gods into Valhalla by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Germany 
8. Der fliegende Holländer: Overture by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841/1852; Germany 
9. Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 
10. Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Act 3 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 
11. Lohengrin: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
12. Lohengrin: Act 3 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
13. Parsifal: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1882; Germany 
14. Parsifal: Transformation Scene by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1882; Bayreuth, Germany 
15. Parsifal: Act 3 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1882; Germany 
16. Parsifal: Wie dünkt mich doch die Aue heut so schön! "Good Friday Music" by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1882; Germany 
17. Götterdämmerung: Dawn and Siegfried's Rhine Journey by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
18. Götterdämmerung: Siegfried's Funeral Music by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Sir Adrian Boult
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 

Sound Samples

Tannhäuser (1989 Digital Remaster): Overture
Tannhäuser (1989 Digital Remaster): Entry of the Guests (Grand March)
Der fliegende Holländer: Overture
Tristan und Isolde (1989 Digital Remaster): Prelude, Act 1
Tristan und Isolde (1988 Digital Remaster): Prelude, Act 3
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (1989 Digital Remaster): Vorspiel (Prelude), 1.Aufzug
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (1989 Digital Remaster): Vorspiel (Prelude), 3.Aufzug
Lohengrin (1989 Digital Remaster): Vorspiel (Prelude), 1.Aufzug
Lohengrin: Prelude to Act III
Parsifal (1989 Digital Remaster): Prelude, Act 1
Parsifal (1989 Digital Remaster): Transformation Music, Act 1
Parsifal (1989 Digital Remaster): Prelude, Act 3
Parsifal (1989 Digital Remaster): Good Friday music (concert version)
Das Rheingold (1975 Digital Remaster): Entrance of the Gods into Valhalla (orchestral version)
Die Walküre (1989 Digital Remaster): The Ride of the Valkyries (concert version)
Siegfried (1989 Digital Remaster): Forest murmurs (concert version)
Götterdämmerung (1975 Digital Remaster): Siegfried's funeral march
Götterdämmerung (1975 Digital Remaster): Dawn and Siegfried's Rhine Journey (concert version)

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