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Mozart: Cosi Fan Tutte / Schwarzkopf, Otto, Merriman, Karajan


Release Date: 01/10/2006 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 36789   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Lisa OttoLéopold SimoneauNan MerrimanElisabeth Schwarzkopf,   ... 
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia OrchestraPhilharmonia Chorus
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Mono 
Length: 2 Hours 41 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Commanding as Schwarzkopf is...in the 1962 Böhm set, the extra ease and freshness of her singing...under Karajan makes it even more compelling... Karajan has never sparkled more naturally in Mozart than here, for the high polish has nothing self-conscious about it.

-- Penguin Guide [2003/4 edition]
Commanding as Schwarzkopf is...in the 1962 Böhm set, the extra ease and freshness of her singing...under Karajan makes it even more compelling... Karajan has never sparkled more naturally in Mozart than here, for the high polish has nothing self-conscious about it.

-- Penguin Guide [2003/4 edition] Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Così fan tutte, K 588 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Lisa Otto (Soprano), Léopold Simoneau (Tenor), Nan Merriman (Mezzo Soprano),
Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano), Sesto Bruscantini (Baritone), Rolando Panerai (Baritone)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra,  Philharmonia Chorus
Period: Classical 
Written: 1790; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 160 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
Notes: Kingsway Hall, London, England (07/13/1954); EMI Abbey Road Studios, London (07/14/1954 - 07/21/1954) 

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