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Kirsten Flagstad - The Great Arias - Beethoven, Weber, Et Al


Release Date: 07/20/1999 
Label:  Pearl   Catalog #: 34   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenRichard WagnerFranz SchubertRobert Franz,   ... 
Performer:  Kirsten FlagstadEdwin McArthur
Conductor:  Eugene OrmandyHans Lange
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia OrchestraOrchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

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Includes work(s) by various composers. Soloist: Kirsten Flagstad. Includes work(s) by various composers. Soloist: Kirsten Flagstad. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. 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 17 Secs. 
Language: German 
2. 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 38 Secs. 
Language: German 
3. 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 47 Secs. 
Language: German 
4. 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 3 Secs. 
Language: German 
5. 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 17 Secs. 
Language: German 
6. Im Abendrot, D 799 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Edwin McArthur (Piano), Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1824-1825; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1937 
Length: 4 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Language: German 
7. 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 0 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
8. 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 9 Secs. 
Language: German 
9. Gesänge (6), Op. 17: no 6, Im Herbst by Robert Franz
Performer:  Edwin McArthur (Piano), Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1860; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1937 
Length: 3 Minutes 51 Secs. 
Language: German 
10. 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 12 Secs. 
Language: German 

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