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Rererences - Wagner: Operatic Extracts / Furtwangler Et Al


Release Date: 08/07/2001 
Label:  Emi Classics Special Import Catalog #: 64935   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic OrchestraPhilharmonia OrchestraBerlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 24 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Tannhäuser: Overture by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/1952 
Venue:  Musikvereinssaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 13 Minutes 57 Secs. 
2.
Lohengrin: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/04/1954 
Venue:  Musikvereinssaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 48 Secs. 
3.
Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/31/1949 
Venue:  Musikvereinssaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 56 Secs. 
4.
Götterdämmerung: Dawn and Siegfried's Rhine Journey by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/08/1954 
Venue:  Musikvereinssaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 11 Minutes 56 Secs. 
5.
Götterdämmerung: Siegfried's Funeral Music by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/02/1954 
Venue:  Musikvereinssaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 15 Secs. 
6.
Götterdämmerung: Immolation by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/23/1952 
Venue:  Kingsway Hall, London, England 
Length: 19 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: German 
7.
Der fliegende Holländer: Overture by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841/1852; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/1949 
Venue:  Musikvereinssaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 11 Minutes 22 Secs. 
8.
Tristan und Isolde: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1858; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/11/1938 
Venue:  Berlin, Germany 
Length: 11 Minutes 11 Secs. 
9.
Tristan und Isolde: Liebestod [Instrumental] by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/11/1938 
Venue:  Berlin, Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 57 Secs. 
10.
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/1949 
Venue:  Musikvereinssaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 39 Secs. 
11.
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Act 3 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/01/1950 
Venue:  Musikvereinssaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 31 Secs. 
12.
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Dance of the Apprentices by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/04/1949 
Venue:  Musikvereinssaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 41 Secs. 
13.
Parsifal: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1882; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/15/1938 
Venue:  Berlin, Germany 
Length: 14 Minutes 18 Secs. 
14.
Parsifal: Good Friday Music by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1882; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/15/1938 
Venue:  Berlin, Germany 
Length: 10 Minutes 45 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Tannhäuser (1993 Digital Remaster): Overture
Lohengrin (1993 Digital Remaster): Vorspiel (Prelude), 1.Aufzug
Die Walküre (1993 Digital Remaster): Walkürenritt (Ride of the Valkyries), 3.Aufzug
Götterdämmerung (1993 Digital Remaster): Siegfrieds Rheinfahrt (Siegfried's Rhine Journey), Vorspiel
Götterdämmerung (1993 Digital Remaster): Siegfrieds Trauermarsch (Siegfried's Funeral March), 3.Aufzug
Götterdämmerung (1993 Digital Remaster): Starke Scheite schichtet mir dort (Immolation Scene), 3.Aufzug
Der Fliegende Holländer (1993 Digital Remaster): Overture
Tristan und Isolde - Prelude (Act I) (1993 Digital Remaster)
Tristan und Isolde - Liebestod (Act III) (1993 Digital Remaster)
Vorspiel (Prelude), 1.Aufzug from Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (1993 Digital Remaster)
Vorspiel (Prelude), 3.Aufzug from Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (1993 Digital Remaster)
Tanz der Lebrbuben (Dance of the Apprentices), 3.Aufzug from Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg (1993 Digital Remaster)
Parsifal (1993 Digital Remaster): Vorspiel (Prelude), 1.Aufzug
Parsifal (1993 Digital Remaster): Karfreitagrauber (Good Friday Music), 3.Aufzug

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