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Strauss: Elektra / Solti, Nilsson, Resnik, Krause, Vienna Philharmonic


Release Date: 07/14/2017 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 4831494  
Composer:  Richard Strauss
Performer:  Gerhard StolzeRegina ResnikMarie CollierBirgit Nilsson,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 3 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Salome and Elektra, of course, were two of the greatest vehicles for Birgit Nilsson, and her Elektra remains unsurpassed–never mind the mind-boggling playing of the Vienna Philharmonic.

– ClassicsToday
Salome and Elektra, of course, were two of the greatest vehicles for Birgit Nilsson, and her Elektra remains unsurpassed–never mind the mind-boggling playing of the Vienna Philharmonic.

– ClassicsToday Read less

Works on This Recording

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Elektra, Op. 58 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Gerhard Stolze (Tenor), Regina Resnik (Mezzo Soprano), Marie Collier (Soprano),
Birgit Nilsson (Soprano), Tom Krause (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906-1908; Germany 

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