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R. Strauss, Wagner / Wolfgang Sawallisch, Philharmonia


Release Date: 10/01/1997 
Label:  Testament   Catalog #: 1112   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Richard WagnerRichard Strauss
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 17 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This recording received a 1998 "Critic's Choice" award from Gramophone
magazine.
This recording received a 1998 "Critic's Choice" award from Gramophone
magazine. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Tannhäuser: Overture by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1958 
2.
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1958 
3.
Götterdämmerung: Dawn and Siegfried's Rhine Journey by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1958 
4.
Götterdämmerung: Siegfried's Funeral Music by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1958 
5.
Le Bourgeois gentilhomme, Op. 60: Suite by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1958 

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