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The Golden Age Of Covent Garden / Sutherland, Vickers, Et Al


Release Date: 11/23/2004 
Label:  Pearl   Catalog #: 222   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartRichard WagnerGaetano DonizettiLouis Spohr,   ... 
Performer:  Dame Joan SutherlandJohn LaniganMichael LangdonJon Vickers,   ... 
Conductor:  Rafael Kubelik
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensembles: Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra, Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus. Conductor: Rafael Kubelik. Soloists: Dame Joan Sutherland, Jon Vickers, Richard Bonynge. Includes work(s) by various composers. Ensembles: Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra, Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus. Conductor: Rafael Kubelik. Soloists: Dame Joan Sutherland, Jon Vickers, Richard Bonynge. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Rafael Kubelik
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1957 
Venue:  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 45 Secs. 
2.
Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Der, welcher wandert diese Strasse by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), John Lanigan (Tenor), Michael Langdon (Bass),
Jon Vickers (Tenor)
Conductor:  Rafael Kubelik
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 1957 
Venue:  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
Length: 11 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: English 
3.
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Rafael Kubelik
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1957 
Venue:  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 4 Secs. 
4.
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Wahn! Wahn! Überall Wahn! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  James Pease (Baritone)
Conductor:  Rafael Kubelik
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1957 
Venue:  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 49 Secs. 
Language: English 
5.
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Seih', Ev'chen...Grüss Gott by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Jon Vickers (Tenor), James Pease (Baritone), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor:  Rafael Kubelik
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862-1867; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1957 
Venue:  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
Length: 10 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: English 
6.
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Selig wie die Sonne (Quintet) by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Jon Vickers (Tenor), James Pease (Baritone), Noreen Berry (Mezzo Soprano),
John Lanigan (Tenor), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Conductor:  Rafael Kubelik
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862-1867; Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/05/1957 
Venue:  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Language: English 
7.
Emilia di Liverpool: Rondo Finale by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Richard Bonynge (Piano), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1824; Italy 
Date of Recording: 1957 
Venue:  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 58 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: This selection begins with the cavatina. 
8.
Zemire und Azor: Ros wie bist du reizend und mild by Louis Spohr
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano), Richard Bonynge (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1818-1819; Frankfurt, Germany 
Date of Recording: 1957 
Venue:  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
9.
Péchés de vieillesse, Volume 1 "Album italiano": no 5, La fioraja fiorentina by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Richard Bonynge (Piano), Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857-1868; Italy 
Date of Recording: 06/20/1958 
Venue:  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
Length: 3 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: Italian 

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