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Astrid Varnay - Recital No 2


Release Date: 11/01/1998 
Label:  Myto Records   Catalog #: 984191   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Ludwig van BeethovenRichard WagnerRichard Strauss
Performer:  Astrid VarnayGeorge London
Conductor:  Hermann Weigert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 13 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Fidelio, Op. 72: Abscheulicher!...Komm, Hoffnung by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Astrid Varnay (Soprano)
Conductor:  Hermann Weigert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1951 
2.
Lohengrin: Einsam in trüben Tagen "Elsa's dream" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Astrid Varnay (Soprano)
Conductor:  Hermann Weigert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1951 
3.
Tannhäuser: Dich, teure Halle by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Astrid Varnay (Soprano)
Conductor:  Hermann Weigert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1951 
4.
Die Walküre: Excerpt(s) by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Astrid Varnay (Soprano), George London (Tenor)
Conductor:  Hermann Weigert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1951 
5.
Tristan und Isolde: Mild und leise "Liebestod" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Astrid Varnay (Soprano)
Conductor:  Hermann Weigert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1951 
6.
Elektra, Op. 58: Allein! Weh', ganz allein! by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Astrid Varnay (Soprano)
Conductor:  Hermann Weigert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1906-1908; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1951 
7.
Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59: Da geht er hin, der aufgeblasene by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Astrid Varnay (Soprano)
Conductor:  Hermann Weigert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909-1910; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1951 

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