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Wagner: Die Walküre & Götterdämmerung Excerpts / Furtwängler


Release Date: 09/15/1998 
Label:  Music & Arts Programs Of America Catalog #: 1035   Spars Code: AAD 
Composer:  Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten FlagstadMae CravenRudolf BockelmannEdith Coates,   ... 
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic OrchestraRoyal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 23 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Die Walküre: Act 3 by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano), Mae Craven (Soprano), Rudolf Bockelmann (Baritone),
Edith Coates (Mezzo Soprano), Gwladys Garside (Mezzo Soprano), Evelyn Arden (Mezzo Soprano),
Linda Seymour (Alto), Thelma Bardsley (Soprano), Elsa Stenning (Soprano),
Gladys Ripley (Alto), Maria Müller (Soprano)
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 05/26/1937 
Venue:  Live  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
2. Götterdämmerung: Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861-1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/01/1937 
Venue:  Live  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
3. Götterdämmerung: Zu neuen Thaten, theurer Helde! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/01/1937 
Venue:  Live  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
4. Götterdämmerung: Lass ich, Liebste, dich hier by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/01/1937 
Venue:  Live  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
5. Götterdämmerung: O heilige Götter! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano), Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861-1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/01/1937 
Venue:  Live  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
6. Götterdämmerung: Altgewohntes Geräusch by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861-1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/01/1937 
Venue:  Live  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
7. Götterdämmerung: Höre mit Sinn was ich dir sage by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kerstin Thorborg (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/01/1937 
Venue:  Live  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
8. Götterdämmerung: Ha! Weisst du, was er mir ist? by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/01/1937 
Venue:  Live  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
9. Götterdämmerung: Brünnhilde, ein Freier kam by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano), Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861-1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/01/1937 
Venue:  Live  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
10. Götterdämmerung: Heil'ge Götter, himmlische Lenker by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/01/1937 
Venue:  Live  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
11. Götterdämmerung: Helle Wehr! heilige Waffe! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Lauritz Melchior (Tenor)
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/01/1937 
Venue:  Live  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
12. Götterdämmerung: Welches Unholds List liegt hier verholen? by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861-1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/01/1937 
Venue:  Live  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
13. Götterdämmerung: Und dort trifft ihn mein Speer! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Ludwig Weber (Bass)
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861-1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/01/1937 
Venue:  Live  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
14. Götterdämmerung: Doch Gutrune, ach, der ich ihn gönnte by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Herbert Janssen (Baritone)
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861-1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/01/1937 
Venue:  Live  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 
15. Götterdämmerung: Immolation by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Kirsten Flagstad (Soprano)
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra,  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 06/01/1937 
Venue:  Live  Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, London 

Sound Samples

Die Walkure: Act III Scene 1
Die Walkure: Act III Scene 1: Hojotoho! Hojotoho! (The Valkyries), "Ride of the Valkyries"
Die Walkure: Act III Scene 1: Schutzt mich und helft in hochster Not! (Brunnhilde)
Die Walkure: Act III Scene 1: Nicht sehre dich Sorge um mich (Sieglinde)
Die Walkure: Act III Scene 1: Fort denn eile, nach Osten gewandt! (Brunnhilde)
Die Walkure: Act III Scene 2: Wo ist Brunnhild', wo die Verbrecherin? (Wotan)
Die Walkure: Act III Scene 2: Hier bin ich, Vater: gebiete die Strafe! (Brunnhilde)
Die Walkure: Act III Scene 2: Hortet ihr nicht (Wotan)
Die Walkure: Act III Scene 3: War es so schmahlich, was ich verbrach (Brunnhilde)
Die Walkure: Act III Scene 3: Nicht weise bin ich (Brunnhilde)
Die Walkure: Act III Scene 3: So tatest du, was so gern zu tun ich begehrt (Wotan)
Die Walkure: Act III Scene 3: Wohl taugte dir nicht die tor'ge Maid (Brunnhilde)
Die Walkure: Act III: Nicht streb, o Maid, den Mut mir zu storen! (Wotan)
Die Walkure: Act III Scene 3: Leb' wohl, du kuhnes, herrliches Kind! (Wotan), "Wotan's Farewell"
Die Walkure: Act III Scene 3: Loge, hor'! Lausche hieher! (Wotan)
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Prologue: Tagesgrauen
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Prologue: Zu neuen Taten, teurer Helde (Brunnhilde)
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Prologue: Lass' ich, Liebste, dich hier (Siegfried)
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Prologue: Oh, heilige Gotter! (Siegfried)
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Act I Scene 3: Altgewohntes Gerausch (Brunnhilde)
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Act I Scene 3: Hore mit Sinn (Waltraute)
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Act I Scene 3: Ha! Weisst du, was er mir ist (Brunhilde)
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Act I Scene 3: Brunhild! Ein Freier (Siegfried)
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Act II Scene 4: Heil'ge Gotter (Brunnhilde)
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Act II Scene 4: Helle Wehr! Heilige Waffe! (Siegfried)
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Act II Scene 5
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Act II Scene 5: Welches Unholds List liegt hier verhohlen? (Brunnhilde)
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Act II Scene 5: Und dort trifft ihn mein Speer! (Hagen)
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Act II Scene 5: Doch Gutrune, ach! (Gunther)
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Act III Scene 3: Schweigt eures Jammers (Brunnhilde)
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Act III Scene 3: Starke Scheite schichtet mir dort (Brunnhilde)
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Act III Scene 3: Mein Erbe nun nehm' ich zu eigen (Brunnhilde)
Gotterdammerung (Twilight of the Gods): Act III Scene 3: Fliegt heim, ihr Raben! (Brunnhilde)

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