Festival Of The Primadonnas

Release Date: 6/30/2009
Label: Profil
Catalog Number: PH08025
Number of Discs: 3

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Works on This Recording
1. Mefistofele: L'altra notte in fondo al mare by Arrigo Boito
Performer: Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Conductor: Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic
Written: 1868 ; Italy
2. Tosca: Vissi d'arte, vissi d'amore by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Ljuba Welitsch (Soprano)
Conductor: Max Rudolf
Orchestra/Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Italy
3. Norma: Casta diva by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer: Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor: Tullio Serafin
Orchestra/Ensemble: Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1831 ; Italy
4. Aida: Ritorna vincitor! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Astrid Varnay (Soprano)
Conductor: Hermann Weigert
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871 ; Italy
5. Fidelio, Op. 72: Abscheulicher!...Komm, Hoffnung by Ludwig van Beethoven
Period: Classical
6. Mignon: Connais-tu le pays? by Ambroise Thomas
Period: Romantic
Written: 1866 ; France
7. Tannhäuser: Dich, teure Halle by Richard Wagner
Period: Romantic
Written: 1845/1861 ; Germany
8. Der fliegende Holländer: Versank ich jetzt by Richard Wagner
Period: Romantic
Written: 1841/1852 ; Germany
9. Salome, Op. 54: Final Scene by Richard Strauss
Period: Romantic
Written: 1903-1905 ; Germany
10. Die Fledermaus: Klänge der Heimat "Czardas" by Johann Strauss Jr.
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874 ; Vienna, Austria
11. Die Fledermaus: Dieser Anstand, so manierlich by Johann Strauss Jr.
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874 ; Vienna, Austria
12. Der Zigeunerbaron: Wer uns getraut by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer: Anny Schlemm (Soprano), Rudolf Schock (Tenor)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1885 ; Vienna, Austria
13. Der Zigeunerbaron: O habet Acht by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer: Ljuba Welitsch (Soprano)
Conductor: Max Rudolf
Orchestra/Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1885 ; Vienna, Austria
14. Wiener Blut: Ich war ein echtes Wiener Blut by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano), Nicolai Gedda (Tenor)
Conductor: Otto Ackermann
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1899 ; Vienna, Austria
15. Der Carneval in Rom: O wie ist das Leben schön by Johann Strauss Jr.
Period: Romantic
Written: 1873 ; Vienna, Austria
16. Der Opernball: Im chambre séparée "Midnight Bells" by Richard Heuberger
Period: Romantic
Written: 1898 ; Vienna, Austria
17. Die Kaiserin: Du mein Schönbrunn by Leo Fall
Performer: Anny Schlemm (Soprano)
Conductor: Franz Marszalek
Orchestra/Ensemble: Großes Orchester
Period: Romantic
18. Boccaccio: Florenz hat schöne Frauen by Franz von Suppé
Period: Romantic
Written: 1879 ; Vienna, Austria
19. Gräfin Mariza: Höre ich Zigeunergeigen...Wo wohnt die Liebe by Emmerich Kálmán
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1924 ; Vienna, Austria
20. Die ungarische Hochzeit: Spiel' mir das Lied von Glück und Treu by Nico Dostal
Period: 20th Century
21. Die lustige Witwe: Es lebt eine Vilja...Vilja, o Vilja by Franz Lehár
Period: Romantic
Written: 1905 ; Vienna, Austria
22. Die lustige Witwe: Waltz by Franz Lehár
Period: Romantic
Written: 1905 ; Vienna, Austria
23. Frühlingsstimmen, Op. 410 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Period: Romantic
Written: by 1883 ; Vienna, Austria
25. Turandot: Tu, che di gel sei cinta by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1926 ; Italy
26. Faust: Ah! je ris de me voir si belle "Jewel Song" by Charles Gounod
Performer: Maria Cebotari (Soprano)
Conductor: Felix Prohaska
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1859 ; France
27. Les contes d'Hoffmann: Phoebus stolz im sonnenwagen by Jacques Offenbach
Performer: Rita Streich (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
28. La traviata: Ah, fors' è lui by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Maria Callas (Soprano)
Conductor: Gabriele Santini
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
29. Ave Maria by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Renata Tebaldi (Soprano)
Conductor: Alberto Erede
Period: Romantic
Written: 1880 ; Italy
30. Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1918 ; Italy
31. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: E Susanna non vien...Dove sono by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Maria Cebotari (Soprano)
Conductor: Josef Krips
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1786 ; Vienna, Austria
32. Alma grande e nobil core, K 578 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Maria Stader (Soprano)
Conductor: Fritz Lehmann
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1789 ; Vienna, Austria
33. Don Giovanni, K 527: Or sai chi l'onore by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Ljuba Welitsch (Soprano)
Conductor: Fritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1787 ; Prague, Czech Republ
34. Die Zauberflöte, K 620: O zittre nicht...Zum Leiden bin ich by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Erika Köth (Soprano)
Conductor: Arthur Grüber
Orchestra/Ensemble: Grosses Opernorchester
Period: Classical
Written: 1791 ; Vienna, Austria
35. Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Der Hölle Rache by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Erna Berger (Soprano)
Conductor: Arthur Grüber
Orchestra/Ensemble: Grosses Opernorchester
Period: Classical
Written: 1791 ; Vienna, Austria
36. Fidelio, Op. 72: Abscheulicher!...Komm, Hoffnung by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Martha Mödl (Voice)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical
37. Mignon: Kennst du das Land by Ambroise Thomas
Performer: Elisabeth Grümmer (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1866 ; France
38. I Pagliacci: Qual fiamma avea nel guardo by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer: Anneliese Rothenberger (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1892 ; Italy
39. Tannhäuser: Dich, teure Halle by Richard Wagner
Performer: Astrid Varnay (Soprano)
Conductor: Georges Sebastian
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1845/1861 ; Germany
40. Der fliegende Holländer: Wie aus der Ferne by Richard Wagner
Performer: Josef Metternich (Voice), Annelies Kupper (Soprano)
Conductor: Ferenc Fricsay
Period: Romantic
Written: 1841/1852 ; Germany
41. Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59: Mir ist..."Rose Presentation" by Richard Strauss
Performer: Irmgard Seefried (Soprano), Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1909-1910 ; Germany
42. Salome, Op. 54: Dance of the seven veils by Richard Strauss
Performer: Ljuba Welitsch (Soprano)
Conductor: Fritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1903-1905 ; Germany
43. Die Fledermaus: Klänge der Heimat "Czardas" by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer: Ljuba Welitsch (Soprano)
Conductor: Max Rudolf
Orchestra/Ensemble: Metropolitan Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874 ; Vienna, Austria
44. Die Fledermaus: Dieser Anstand, so manierlich by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
Conductor: Otto Ackermann
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874 ; Vienna, Austria
45. Der Carneval in Rom: O wie ist das Leben schön by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer: Liselotte Losch (Soprano)
Conductor: Franz Marszalek
Orchestra/Ensemble: Großes Orchester
Period: Romantic
Written: 1873 ; Vienna, Austria
46. Der Opernball: Komm mit mir in's Chambre Separée by Richard Heuberger
Performer: Peter Anders (Tenor), Rita Streich (Soprano)
Conductor: Franz Marszalek
Orchestra/Ensemble: Großes Orchester
Period: Romantic
47. Boccaccio: Florenz hat schöne Frauen by Franz von Suppé
Performer: Herbert Ernst Groh (Tenor), Sonja Schöner (Voice)
Conductor: Otto Dobrindt
Orchestra/Ensemble: Großes Orchester
Period: Romantic
Written: 1879 ; Vienna, Austria
48. Gräfin Mariza: Höre ich Zigeunergeigen...Wo wohnt die Liebe by Emmerich Kálmán
Performer: Sari Barabas (Soprano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1924 ; Vienna, Austria
49. Die ungarische Hochzeit: Spiel' mir das Lied von Glück und Treu by Nico Dostal
Performer: Anneliese Rothenberger (Soprano)
Conductor: Helmut Zacharias
Orchestra/Ensemble: Großes Orchester
Period: 20th Century
50. Die lustige Witwe: Es lebt eine Vilja...Vilja, o Vilja by Franz Lehár
Performer: Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
Conductor: Otto Ackermann
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1905 ; Vienna, Austria
51. Die lustige Witwe: Damenwahl! Hört man rufen rings im Saal! by Franz Lehár
Performer: Nicolai Gedda (Tenor), Elisabeth Schwarzkopf (Soprano)
Conductor: Otto Ackermann
Orchestra/Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1905 ; Vienna, Austria
52. Frühlingsstimmen, Op. 410 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Performer: Maria Cebotari (Soprano)
Conductor: Robert Heger
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Staatskapelle Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: by 1883 ; Vienna, Austria
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