Holiday Shop


WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

The Complete Johanna Gadski Vol 1- Victor Recordings 1903-09


Release Date: 10/14/1997 
Label:  Marston   Catalog #: 52002   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Richard WagnerGiuseppe VerdiFranz SchubertRobert Schumann,   ... 
Performer:  Johanna GadskiFrank La ForgeMarie MattfiedEllison Van Hoose,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 15 Mins. 

This title is currently unavailable.



Notes and Editorial Reviews

The versatile Wagnerian soprano shines brightly in her amazing 1903 recording of Brünnhilde's battle cry and on many selections never before heard on LP or CD. This 2-CD set marks the first volume of her complete recordings. The versatile Wagnerian soprano shines brightly in her amazing 1903 recording of Brünnhilde's battle cry and on many selections never before heard on LP or CD. This 2-CD set marks the first volume of her complete recordings. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Tannhäuser: Dich, teure Halle by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/17/2007 
2.
Die Walküre: Ho-jo-to-ho! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 11/26/2006 
3.
Aida: O patria mia by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 12/08/2006 
4.
Du bist die Ruh, D 776/Op. 59 no 3 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/11/2003 
5.
Lohengrin: Einsam in trüben Tagen "Elsa's dream" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 11/26/2006 
6.
Myrthen, Op. 25: no 3, Der Nussbaum by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/05/1904 
7.
Gesänge (12), Op. 5: no 1, Aus meinen grossen Schmerzen by Robert Franz
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1846; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/24/2004 
8.
Gesänge (12), Op. 5: no 2, Liebchen ist da! by Robert Franz
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1846; Germany 
9.
Ave Maria by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; France 
Date of Recording: 11/26/2006 
Notes: This work is based on J.S. Bach's Prelude no 1 in C from 'The Well-Tempered Clavier.' 
10.
Der Erlkönig, D 328 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano), Frank La Forge (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1815; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 11/26/2006 
11.
Tannhäuser: Allmächt'ge Jungfrau "Elisabeth's Prayer" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/08/2006 
12.
Tristan und Isolde: Mild und leise "Liebestod" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/17/2007 
13.
Myrthen, Op. 25: no 1, Widmung by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano), Frank La Forge (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/14/2008 
14.
Lieder (6), Op. 17: no 2, Ständchen by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Frank La Forge (Piano), Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885-1887; Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/14/2008 
15.
Schwanengesang, D 957: no 4, Ständchen by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano), Frank La Forge (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1828; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/14/2008 
16.
Gretchen am Spinnrade, D 118/Op. 2 by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano), Frank La Forge (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1814; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 01/14/2008 
17.
Aida: Ritorna vincitor! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 01/25/2008 
18.
Der fliegende Holländer: Jo-ho-joe! Traft ihr das Schiff by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841/1852; Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/14/2008 
19.
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Selig wie die Sonne (Quintet) by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano), Marie Mattfied (Mezzo Soprano), Ellison Van Hoose (Tenor),
Marcel Journet (Bass), Albert Reiss (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862-1867; Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/29/2008 
Notes: This selection is a previously unpublished take of this work. 
20.
Cavalleria Rusticana: Voi lo sapete, o Mamma by Pietro Mascagni
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1890; Italy 
Date of Recording: 02/26/2008 
21.
Irish Folk Song by Arthur Foote
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 02/26/2008 
22.
Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: I know a girl by Bedrich Smetana
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano), Albert Reiss (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863/1870; Czech Republic 
Date of Recording: 04/30/1909 
23.
Die Walküre: War es so schmählich by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/30/1909 
24.
Die Walküre: Fort denn eile, nach Osten...O hehrstes Wunder! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/30/1909 
25.
Tristan und Isolde: Dein Werk? O thör'ge Magd! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857-1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/30/1909 
26.
Salome, Op. 54: In dein Haar bin ich verliebt, Jochanaan by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1905; Germany 
Date of Recording: 04/30/1909 
27.
Götterdämmerung: Immolation by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/01/1909 
Notes: This selection begins with "Fliegt heim, ihr Raben..." 
28.
Siegfried: Ewig war ich, ewig bin ich by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/01/1909 
29.
Aida: Amore, amore, gaudio, tormento by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Louise Homer (Alto), Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 05/01/1909 
Notes: This selction begins with "Fu la sorte...Alla pompa..." 
30.
Aida: La fatal pietra...O terra, addio by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano), Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1871; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/1909 
31.
Stabat mater: Inflammatus et accensus by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832/1842; Italy 
Date of Recording: 03/17/2007 
32.
Verborgene Wunden by Frank La Forge
Performer:  Frank La Forge (Piano), Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 11/26/2006 
33.
Like the rose bud by Frank La Forge
Performer:  Frank La Forge (Piano), Johanna Gadski (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 11/26/2006 
34.
How much I love you by Frank La Forge
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano), Frank La Forge (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Date of Recording: 01/14/2008 
35.
Browning Songs (3), Op. 44: no 1, The year's at the spring by Amy Marcy Beach
Performer:  Johanna Gadski (Soprano), Frank La Forge (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1900; USA 
Date of Recording: 01/14/2008 

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook




YOU MUST BE A SUBSCRIBER TO LISTEN TO ARKIVMUSIC STREAMING.
TRY IT NOW FOR FREE!
Sign up now for two weeks of free access to the world's best classical music collection. Keep listening for only $19.95/month - thousands of classical albums for the price of one! Learn more about ArkivMusic Streaming
Aleady a subscriber? Sign In