WGBH Radio WGBH Radio theclassicalstation.org

Strauss, Mahler, Wolf, Zemlinsky / Diana Damrau


Release Date: 09/26/2006 
Label:  Orfeo D'or Catalog #: 702061   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Alban BergGustav MahlerAlexander von ZemlinskyHugo Wolf,   ... 
Performer:  Stephan Matthias LademannDiana Damrau
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 16 Mins. 

In Stock: Usually ships in 24 hours.  

Notes and Editorial Reviews

ALBAN BERG (1885 - 1935): Sieben frühe Lieder; GUSTAV MAHLER (1860 - 1911): Das himmlische Leben from Das Knaben Wunderhorn; ALEXANDER ZEMLINSKY (1871 - 1942): Walzergesänge; HUGO WOLF (1860 - 1903): Fünf Lieder; RICHARD STRAUSS (1864 - 1949): Mädchenblumen, Op. 22; Ich wollt’ein Sträußlein binden, Op. 68/2; Amor, Op. 68/5

Diana Damrau, soprano; Stephan Matthias Lademann, piano

Live recording: Salzburg Festival, Mozarteum, August 13, 2005

Rarely has a lieder singer achieved such a perfect marriage between virtuoso brilliance and an internalized handling of the text as Diana Damrau did at her first recital at the Salzburg Festival, when she triumphed with a
Read more tastefully chosen, jewel encrusted Late Romantic program.

"The familiar Damrau is present in such showstoppers as Strauss's Amor, though the real pleasures here lie in the breathtaking way she floats the lines of his Mädchenblumen and the passionate dignity she brings to Berg's Seven Early Songs...The whole thing is testament to the astonishing versatility of an artist who just goes from strength to strength. -- The Guardian [9/2006] Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Early Songs (7) by Alban Berg
Performer:  Stephan Matthias Lademann (Piano), Diana Damrau (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1905-1908; Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/13/2005 
Venue:  Live  Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 16 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Language: German 
2.
Des Knaben Wunderhorn: no 5, Das irdische Leben by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Stephan Matthias Lademann (Piano), Diana Damrau (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892-1893; Hamburg, Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/13/2005 
Venue:  Live  Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 7 Secs. 
Language: German 
Notes: Composer: Gustav Mahler. 
3.
Waltz Songs (6) on Tuscan folk lyrics, Op. 6 by Alexander von Zemlinsky
Performer:  Diana Damrau (Soprano), Stephan Matthias Lademann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/13/2005 
Venue:  Live  Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Language: German 
4.
Mörike Lieder: no 6, Er ist's by Hugo Wolf
Performer:  Diana Damrau (Soprano), Stephan Matthias Lademann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/13/2005 
Venue:  Live  Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 1 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: German 
5.
Mörike Lieder: no 2, Der Knabe und das Immlein by Hugo Wolf
Performer:  Diana Damrau (Soprano), Stephan Matthias Lademann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/13/2005 
Venue:  Live  Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: German 
6.
Mörike Lieder: no 9, Nimmersatte Liebe by Hugo Wolf
Performer:  Diana Damrau (Soprano), Stephan Matthias Lademann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/13/2005 
Venue:  Live  Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: German 
7.
Mörike Lieder: no 36, Lebe wohl by Hugo Wolf
Performer:  Diana Damrau (Soprano), Stephan Matthias Lademann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/13/2005 
Venue:  Live  Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: German 
8.
Mörike Lieder: no 48, Storchenbotschaft by Hugo Wolf
Performer:  Diana Damrau (Soprano), Stephan Matthias Lademann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/13/2005 
Venue:  Live  Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria 
Language: German 
9.
Mädchenblumen, Op. 22 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Diana Damrau (Soprano), Stephan Matthias Lademann (Piano)
Written: 1886-88 
Date of Recording: 08/13/2005 
Venue:  Live  Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 10 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: German 
10.
Lieder (6), Op. 68: no 5, Amor by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Diana Damrau (Soprano), Stephan Matthias Lademann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/13/2005 
Venue:  Live  Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 44 Secs. 
Language: German 
11.
Lieder (6), Op. 68: no 2, Ich wollt' ein Sträusslein binden by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Stephan Matthias Lademann (Piano), Diana Damrau (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/13/2005 
Venue:  Live  Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: German 
12.
Des Knaben Wunderhorn: no 4, Wer hat dies Liedlein erdacht? by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Diana Damrau (Soprano), Stephan Matthias Lademann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892-1898; Hamburg, Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/13/2005 
Venue:  Live  Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Language: German 
13.
Italienisches Liederbuch I: no 1, Auch kleine Dinge by Hugo Wolf
Performer:  Stephan Matthias Lademann (Piano), Diana Damrau (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Vienna, Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/13/2005 
Venue:  Live  Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 53 Secs. 
Language: German 
14.
Italienisches Liederbuch II: no 46, Ich hab' in Penna by Hugo Wolf
Performer:  Stephan Matthias Lademann (Piano), Diana Damrau (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Austria 
Date of Recording: 08/13/2005 
Venue:  Live  Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 1 Minutes 39 Secs. 
Language: German 
15.
Es muss ein Wunderbares sein, S 314 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Diana Damrau (Soprano), Stephan Matthias Lademann (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1857; Weimar, Germany 
Date of Recording: 08/13/2005 
Venue:  Live  Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 9 Secs. 
Language: German 

Customer Reviews

Be the first to review this title
Review This Title
Review This Title Share on Facebook




YOU MUST BE A SUBSCRIBER TO LISTEN - TRY IT FREE!
Listen to all your favorite classical music for only $20/month.
Sign up for your monthly subscription service and get unlimited access to the most comprehensive digital catalog of classical music in the world - new releases. bestsellers, advanced releases and more.
Aleady a subscriber? Sign In