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The Best Of Operetta Vol 1


Release Date: 02/04/1997 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8550941   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Strauss Jr.Franz LehárEmmerich Kálmán
Performer:  János BerkesZsuzsa CsonkaIngrid Kertesi
Conductor:  Alfred WalterLászló Kovács
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra KosiceHungarian Operetta Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 1 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Der Zigeunerbaron: Overture by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Alfred Walter
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czecho-Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra Kosice
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1995 
Venue:  Alpha-Line Studio, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 8 Minutes 43 Secs. 
2.
Giuditta: Freunde, das Leben ist lebenswert by Franz Lehár
Performer:  János Berkes (Tenor)
Conductor:  László Kovács
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Operetta Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1995 
Venue:  Alpha-Line Studio, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Language: German 
3.
Giuditta: Meine Lippen, sie küssen so heiss by Franz Lehár
Performer:  Zsuzsa Csonka (Soprano), Ingrid Kertesi (Soprano)
Conductor:  László Kovács
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Operetta Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1995 
Venue:  Alpha-Line Studio, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 16 Secs. 
Language: German 
4.
Friederike: O Mädchen, mein Mädchen by Franz Lehár
Performer:  János Berkes (Tenor)
Conductor:  László Kovács
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Operetta Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1928; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1995 
Venue:  Alpha-Line Studio, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: German 
5.
Der Zigeunerbaron: Wer uns getraut by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  Zsuzsa Csonka (Soprano), Ingrid Kertesi (Soprano), János Berkes (Tenor)
Conductor:  László Kovács
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Operetta Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1995 
Venue:  Alpha-Line Studio, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: German 
6.
Der Zigeunerbaron: Als flotter Geist by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  János Berkes (Tenor)
Conductor:  László Kovács
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Operetta Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1885; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1995 
Venue:  Alpha-Line Studio, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Language: German 
7.
Frühlingsstimmen, Op. 410 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  Zsuzsa Csonka (Soprano), Ingrid Kertesi (Soprano)
Conductor:  László Kovács
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Operetta Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: by 1883; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1995 
Venue:  Alpha-Line Studio, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 7 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: German 
8.
Das Land des Lächelns: Dein ist mein ganzes Herz by Franz Lehár
Performer:  János Berkes (Tenor)
Conductor:  László Kovács
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Operetta Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1929; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1995 
Venue:  Alpha-Line Studio, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Language: German 
9.
Das Land des Lächelns: Wer hat die Liebe uns ins Herz by Franz Lehár
Performer:  Zsuzsa Csonka (Soprano), János Berkes (Tenor), Ingrid Kertesi (Soprano)
Conductor:  László Kovács
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Operetta Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1929; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1995 
Venue:  Alpha-Line Studio, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 5 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Language: German 
10.
Das Land des Lächelns: Immer nur lächeln by Franz Lehár
Performer:  János Berkes (Tenor)
Conductor:  László Kovács
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Operetta Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1929; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1995 
Venue:  Alpha-Line Studio, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 23 Secs. 
Language: German 
11.
Das Land des Lächelns: Von Apfelblüten einen Kranz by Franz Lehár
Performer:  János Berkes (Tenor)
Conductor:  László Kovács
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Operetta Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1929; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1995 
Venue:  Alpha-Line Studio, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: German 
12.
Die lustige Witwe: Lippen schweigen by Franz Lehár
Performer:  Ingrid Kertesi (Soprano), János Berkes (Tenor), Zsuzsa Csonka (Soprano)
Conductor:  László Kovács
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Operetta Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1905; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1995 
Venue:  Alpha-Line Studio, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: German 
13.
Eine Nacht in Venedig: Komm in die Gondel, mein Liebchen by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer:  János Berkes (Tenor)
Conductor:  László Kovács
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Operetta Orchestra
Written: 1883 
Date of Recording: 10/1995 
Venue:  Alpha-Line Studio, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: German 
14.
Gräfin Mariza: Komm mit nach Varasdin by Emmerich Kálmán
Performer:  Zsuzsa Csonka (Soprano), Ingrid Kertesi (Soprano), János Berkes (Tenor)
Conductor:  László Kovács
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hungarian Operetta Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 10/1995 
Venue:  Alpha-Line Studio, Budapest, Hungary 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: German 

Sound Samples

Der Zigeunerbaron: Overture
Giuditta: Act I: Freunde, das Leben ist lebenswert!
Giuditta: Act IV; Meine Lippen, sie kussen so heiss
Friederike: Act II: O Madchen, mein Madchen
Der Zigeunerbaron: Act II: Wer uns getraut
Der Zigeunerbaron: Act I: Als flotter Geist
Fruhlingsstimmen (Voices of Spring), Op. 410
Das Land des Lachelns (The Land of Smiles): Act II: Dein ist mein ganzes Herz
Das Land des Lachelns (The Land of Smiles): Act II: Wer hat die Liebe uns ins Herz gesenkt?
Das Land des Lachelns (The Land of Smiles): Act I: Immer nur lacheln
Das Land des Lachelns (The Land of Smiles): Act I: Von Apfelbluten einen Kranz
Die lustige Witwe (The Merry Widow): Act III: Lippen schweigen
Eine Nacht in Venedig (A Night in Venice): Eine Nacht in Venedig, Act I: Komm' in die Gondel
Grafin Mariza (Countess Mariza): Grafin Mariza, Act I: Komm mit nacht Varasdin

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