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Toscanini Collection Vol 49 - Wagner: Orchestral Opera Excerpts


Release Date: 03/10/2011 
Label:  Rca Victor Gold Seal Catalog #: 60306   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Tannhäuser: Overture and Venusberg Music by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Date of Recording: 11/08/1952 
Venue:  Live  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 24 Minutes 5 Secs. 
2. Lohengrin: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1941 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 7 Minutes 55 Secs. 
3. Tristan und Isolde: Liebestod [Instrumental] by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/19/1942 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 5 Minutes 30 Secs. 
4. Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 03/11/1946 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 34 Secs. 
5. Götterdämmerung: Dawn and Siegfried's Rhine Journey by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 12/22/1949 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 11 Minutes 0 Secs. 
6. Götterdämmerung: Siegfried's Funeral Music by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/03/1952 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 13 Minutes 20 Secs. 

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