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Elisabeth Schwarzkopf Sings Strauss & Mozart


Release Date: 06/21/2011 
Label:  Alto Records Catalog #: 4001080   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartRichard Strauss
Performer:  Elisabeth Schwarzkopf
Conductor:  Herbert von KarajanJohn PritchardMario RossiOtto Ackermann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia OrchestraItalian Radio Symphony Orchestra Turin
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

(Strauss) “flowing speeds and the extra tautness and freshness of voice bring equally illuminating performances”
(Mozart) “Just how fine a Mozartian she already was early in her career comes out in these items”
- Penguin Guide
(Strauss) “flowing speeds and the extra tautness and freshness of voice bring equally illuminating performances”
(Mozart) “Just how fine a Mozartian she already was early in her career comes out in these items”
- Penguin Guide Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Così fan tutte, K 588: Temerari!...Come scoglio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1790; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1955 
2. Così fan tutte, K 588: Ei parte...Per pietà ben mio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1790; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1955 
3. Don Giovanni, K 527: Vedrai, carino se sei buonino by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Prague, Czech Republ 
Date of Recording: 1953 
4. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Porgi, amor, qualche ristoro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1953 
5. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Voi che sapete che cosa è amor by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1953 
6. Don Giovanni, K 527: Crudele?...Non mi dir, bell' idol mio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Prague, Czech Republ 
Date of Recording: 1953 
7. Idomeneo, K 366: Solitudini amiche...Zeffiretti lusinghieri by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781; Munich, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1953 
8. Don Giovanni, K 527: Batti, batti o bel Masetto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Prague, Czech Republ 
Date of Recording: 1953 
9. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: E Susanna non vien...Dove sono by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Pritchard
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1953 
10. Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Ach, ich fühl's, es ist verschwunden by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
Conductor:  Mario Rossi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Turin
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1952 
Venue:  Live 
11. Don Giovanni, K 527: In quali eccessi...Mi tradì quell' alma ingrata by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
Conductor:  Mario Rossi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra Turin
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Prague, Czech Republ 
Date of Recording: 1952 
Venue:  Live 
12. Four Last Songs, AV 150 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
Conductor:  Otto Ackermann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1948; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1953 

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