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All Wagner Concert / Toscanini, Melchior, Nbc So


Release Date: 02/22/2005 
Label:  Guild   Catalog #: 2242/43   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Richard Wagner
Performer:  Helen TraubelLauritz Melchior
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo/Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 11 Mins. 

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Selection includes a Broadcast Commentary by Gene Hamilton. Selection includes a Broadcast Commentary by Gene Hamilton. Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Lohengrin: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/24/1941 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 8 Minutes 51 Secs. 
2. Tannhäuser: Dich, teure Halle by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Helen Traubel (Soprano)
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1845/1861; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/24/1941 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
3. Die Walküre: Ein Schwert verhiess mir der Vater by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/22/1941 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 6 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
4. Die Walküre: Der Männer Sippe sass hier im Saal by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/22/1941 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 20 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a rehearsal excerpt. 
5. Die Walküre: Winterstürme wichen dem Wonnemond by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/22/1941 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 9 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
6. Die Walküre: Wehwalt heisst du für wahr? by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Helen Traubel (Soprano), Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/22/1941 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 4 Minutes 33 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
7. Tristan und Isolde: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1858; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/24/1941 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 11 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
8. Götterdämmerung: Dawn and Siegfried's Rhine Journey by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Helen Traubel (Soprano), Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/22/1941 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 3 Minutes 41 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
9. Götterdämmerung: Zu neuen Thaten, theurer Helde! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Helen Traubel (Soprano), Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/22/1941 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 8 Minutes 31 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
10. Götterdämmerung: O heilige Götter! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Helen Traubel (Soprano), Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861-1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/22/1941 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 1 Minutes 46 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
11. 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: 02/22/1941 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 6 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 
12. Götterdämmerung: Siegfried's Funeral Music by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/22/1941 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 12 Minutes 37 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is followed by Broadcast commentary from Gene Hamilton. 
13. Götterdämmerung: Immolation by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Helen Traubel (Soprano)
Conductor:  Arturo Toscanini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  NBC Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 02/22/1941 
Venue:  Carnegie Hall, New York City 
Length: 20 Minutes 27 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is a stereo recording. 

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