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The Great Moments From Die Fledermaus /Moffo, Franchi, Et Al


Release Date: 10/12/1999 
Label:  Rca Red Seal Hp Catalog #: 63468A   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  Anna MoffoJeanette ScovottiRichard LewisSergio Franchi,   ... 
Conductor:  Oskar Danon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera OrchestraVienna State Opera Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 49 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Die Fledermaus: Overture by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Oskar Danon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1963 
Venue:  Sofiensaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 14 Secs. 
2. Die Fledermaus: So muss allein ich bleiben? by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  Anna Moffo (Soprano), Jeanette Scovotti (Soprano), Richard Lewis (Tenor)
Conductor:  Oskar Danon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1963 
Venue:  Sofiensaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
Language: English 
3. Die Fledermaus: Trinke, Liebchen, trinke schnell by Johann Strauss Jr.
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1963 
Venue:  Sofiensaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: English 
4. Die Fledermaus: Ich lade mir gern Gäste ein by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  Sergio Franchi (Tenor), George London (Bass Baritone), Jeanette Scovotti (Soprano),
John Hauxvell (Baritone), Anna Moffo (Soprano), Risë Stevens (Mezzo Soprano),
Richard Lewis (Tenor)
Conductor:  Oskar Danon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1963 
Venue:  Sofiensaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: English 
5. Die Fledermaus: Mein Herr Marquis by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  Jeanette Scovotti (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oskar Danon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1963 
Venue:  Sofiensaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: English 
6. Die Fledermaus: Klänge der Heimat "Czardas" by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  Anna Moffo (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oskar Danon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1963 
Venue:  Sofiensaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Language: English 
7. Die Fledermaus: In Feuerstrom...Brüderlein und Schwesterlein by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  George London (Bass Baritone), Richard Lewis (Tenor), Anna Moffo (Soprano),
Risë Stevens (Mezzo Soprano), Jeanette Scovotti (Soprano), John Hauxvell (Baritone)
Conductor:  Oskar Danon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1963 
Venue:  Sofiensaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Language: English 
8. Die Fledermaus: Ha, welch' ein Fest! by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  John Hauxvell (Baritone), George London (Bass Baritone), Richard Lewis (Tenor),
Anna Moffo (Soprano), Risë Stevens (Mezzo Soprano), Jeanette Scovotti (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oskar Danon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Chorus,  Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1963 
Venue:  Sofiensaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 19 Secs. 
Language: English 
9. Die Fledermaus: Spiel' ich die Unschuld vom Lande by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  Jeanette Scovotti (Soprano)
Conductor:  Oskar Danon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1963 
Venue:  Sofiensaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: English 
10. Die Fledermaus: O Fledermaus, o Fledermaus by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  George London (Bass Baritone), Anna Moffo (Soprano), Jeanette Scovotti (Soprano),
Richard Lewis (Tenor), Risë Stevens (Mezzo Soprano), Sergio Franchi (Tenor),
John Hauxvell (Baritone)
Conductor:  Oskar Danon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 06/1963 
Venue:  Sofiensaal, Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: English 

Sound Samples

Overture
Act I: Though honesty is said to be the policy that's best
Act I: Calamity, Catastrophe
Act I: Alfred! - Here we are, just you and I
Act I: Propriety, propriety
Act II: More often than not...Chacun à son goût
Act II: Look at how I look
Act II: Echoes of Hungary! (Czardas)
Act II: Champagne is so romancing, tr la la la
Act II: Oh, mon ami, we'll meet again
Act II: Happiness, here's to health and happiness
Act II: A waltz, let's have a waltz
Act III: Oh, for the life of an actress
Act III: I'm very fond of elderberry wine and sherry

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