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Prima Voce - Great Singers At The Berlin State Opera


Release Date: 12/02/1992 
Label:  Nimbus   Catalog #: 7848   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartLudwig van BeethovenGaetano DonizettiRichard Wagner,   ... 
Performer:  Margherita PerrasMarcel WittrischWilli Domgraf-FassbaenderHenriette Gottlieb,   ... 
Conductor:  Bruno Seidler-WinklerFritz ZweigLeo BlechAlbert Coates,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin State Opera OrchestraBerlin Staatskapelle OrchestraLondon Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
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Works on This Recording

1. Die Entführung aus dem Serail, K 384: Ach, ich liebte by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Margherita Perras (Soprano)
Conductor:  Bruno Seidler-Winkler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1939 
Length: 4 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Language: German 
2. Fidelio, Op. 72: Mir ist so wunderbar by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Marcel Wittrisch (Tenor), Willi Domgraf-Fassbaender (Bass), Henriette Gottlieb (Soprano),
Erna Berger (Soprano)
Conductor:  Fritz Zweig
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1805/1814; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 36 Secs. 
Language: German 
3. Don Pasquale: Tornami a dir by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Erna Berger (Soprano), Gino Sinimberghi (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1939 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
Language: German 
4. Rienzi: Allmächt'ger Vater, blick herab by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Franz Völker (Tenor)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840-1843; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1930 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: German 
5. Der fliegende Holländer: Wie aus der Ferne by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Friedrich Schorr (Baritone)
Conductor:  Leo Blech
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841/1852; Germany 
Date of Recording: 09/07/1927 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: German 
6. Tannhäuser: Dich, teure Halle by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Tiana Lemnitz (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1934 
Length: 3 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: German 
7. Tannhäuser: Inbrunst im Herzen "Rome Narrative" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Conductor:  Albert Coates
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/22/1929 
Length: 7 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: German 
8. Tristan und Isolde: Wie lachen sie mir "Narrative and Curse" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Elfriede Marherr-Wagner (Mezzo Soprano), Frida Leider (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leo Blech
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857-1858; Germany 
Date of Recording: 11/08/1928 
Length: 8 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: German 
9. Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Am stillen Herd by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Max Lorenz (Tenor)
Conductor:  Clemens Schmalstich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1930 
Length: 4 Minutes 12 Secs. 
Language: German 
10. Il trovatore: Il balen del suo sorriso by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Heinrich Schlusnus (Baritone)
Conductor:  Johannes Schüler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1937 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: German 
11. La traviata: De' miei bollenti spiriti by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Helge Rosvaenge (Tenor)
Conductor:  Bruno Seidler-Winkler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1935 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: German 
12. La Bohème: Si, mi chiamano Mimì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Maria Cebotari (Soprano)
Conductor:  Fritz Zweig
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/1932 
Length: 8 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: This selection shares a track and timing with "O soave fanciulla." 
13. La Bohème: O soave fanciulla by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Maria Cebotari (Soprano), Marcel Wittrisch (Tenor)
Conductor:  Fritz Zweig
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Date of Recording: 11/1932 
Language: German 
Notes: This selectio shares a track and timing with "Si, mi chiamano Mim ." 
14. Turandot: Signore, ascolta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Lotte Schöne (Soprano)
Conductor:  Fritz Zweig
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Date of Recording: C1927-31 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
15. Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59: Da lieg' ich...Herr Kavalier by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Else Ruziczka (Mezzo Soprano), Alexander Kipnis (Bass)
Conductor:  Erich Orthmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909-1910; Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/1931 
Length: 4 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: This selection begins "Herr Kavalier..." 
16. Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59: Ist ein Traum by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Erna Berger (Soprano), Tiana Lemnitz (Soprano)
Conductor:  Clemens Krauss
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909-1910; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1936 
Length: 4 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: German 
17. Hänsel und Gretel: Ach, wir armen, armen Leute by Engelbert Humperdinck
Performer:  Gerhard Hüsch (Baritone)
Conductor:  Hanns Udo Müller
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/05/1937 
Length: 4 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Language: German 

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