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Kirsten Flagstad - Berlin 9 May 1952 / Sebastian, Et Al


Release Date: 06/29/2004 
Label:  Urania   Catalog #: 241   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Richard WagnerRichard Strauss
Performer:  Kirsten FlagstadSet Svanholm
Conductor:  Georges SebastianGaetano Merola
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin RIAS Symphony OrchestraSan Francisco Opera OrchestraSan Francisco Opera Chorus
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
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Works on This Recording

1. Tristan und Isolde: Wie lachen sie mir "Narrative and Curse" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Georges Sebastian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857-1858; Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/09/1952 
Venue:  Live  Berlin, West Germany 
Language: German 
2. Tristan und Isolde: Tristan! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Georges Sebastian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857-1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/09/1952 
Venue:  Live  Berlin, West Germany 
Language: German 
3. Tristan und Isolde: Mild und leise "Liebestod" by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Georges Sebastian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/09/1952 
Venue:  Live  Berlin, West Germany 
Language: German 
4. Elektra, Op. 58: Orest! (Recognition Scene) by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Georges Sebastian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Written: 1909 
Date of Recording: 05/09/1952 
Venue:  Live  Berlin, Germany 
Language: German 
5. Götterdämmerung: Excerpt(s) by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Georges Sebastian
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/09/1952 
Venue:  Live  Berlin, West Germany 
Language: German 
6. Der fliegende Holländer: Jo-ho-joe! Traft ihr das Schiff by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Gaetano Merola
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Opera Orchestra,  San Francisco Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1841/1852; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1950 
Venue:  Live  War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco 
Language: German 
7. Tristan und Isolde: Excerpt(s) by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano), Set Svanholm (Tenor)
Conductor:  Gaetano Merola
Orchestra/Ensemble:  San Francisco Opera Orchestra,  San Francisco Opera Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1859; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1950 
Venue:  Live  War Memorial Opera House, San Francisco 
Language: German 

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