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Walter Widdop - Recordings 1926-1930


Release Date: 04/27/2006 
Label:  Hafg   Catalog #: 10273  
Composer:  Richard WagnerCharles GounodAlexander BorodinArthur Goring Thomas,   ... 
Performer:  Florence AustralWalter WiddopGöta Ljungberg
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Mono 
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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1.
Götterdämmerung: Zu neuen Thaten, theurer Helde! by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Florence Austral (Soprano), Walter Widdop (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1928 
2.
Die Walküre: Winterstürme wichen dem Wonnemond by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Göta Ljungberg (Soprano), Walter Widdop (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Date of Recording: 1927 
3.
Lohengrin: In fernem Land by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Walter Widdop (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1846-1847; Germany 
Date of Recording: September 1926 
Language: English 
4.
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Morgenlich leuchtend by Richard Wagner
Performer:  Walter Widdop (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Germany 
Date of Recording: September 1929 
Language: English 
5.
La reine de Saba: Inspirez-moi, race divine by Charles Gounod
Performer:  Walter Widdop (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862; France 
Date of Recording: September 27, 1929 
Language: English 
Notes: This selection begins with "Lend me your aid (Pręte-moi ton aide)." 
6.
Prince Igor: Daylight is fading "Vladimir's Aria" by Alexander Borodin
Performer:  Walter Widdop (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869-1887; Russia 
Date of Recording: January 16, 1930 
Language: English 
7.
Esmeralda: And she says true... O vision entrancing by Arthur Goring Thomas
Performer:  Walter Widdop (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883/1890; England 
Date of Recording: January 18, 1929 
8.
Jephtha, HWV 70: Waft her, angels, through the skies by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Walter Widdop (Tenor)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1752; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1926 
Notes: This selection begins with "Deeper and deeper still..." 
9.
Acis and Galatea, HWV 49: Love sounds th'alarm by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Walter Widdop (Tenor)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1718/1736; London, England 
Date of Recording: 1926 
10.
Elijah, Op. 70: If with all your hearts by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Walter Widdop (Tenor)
Date of Recording: 1930 
11.
Messiah, HWV 56: Thou shalt break them with a rod of iron by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Walter Widdop (Tenor)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: January 18, 1929 
12.
Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 26, Ich will bei meinem Jesu wachen by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Walter Widdop (Tenor)
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Date of Recording: June 11, 1930 
Language: English 
13.
Messiah, HWV 56: Comfort ye my people by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Walter Widdop (Tenor)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Date of Recording: January 1929 

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