Four German Contraltos Of The Past

Release Date: 9/16/1997
Catalog Number: 89979
Number of Discs: 1

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Works on This Recording
1. Carmen: Près des ramparts de Seville "Seguidilla" by Georges Bizet
Performer: Luise Willer (Alto)
Conductor: Selmar Meyrowitz
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1873-1874 ; France
2. Tristan und Isolde: Einsam wachend...Habet Acht! by Richard Wagner
Performer: Eva Liebenberg (Alto)
Conductor: Erich Orthmann
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1859 ; Germany
3. Rinaldo, HWV 7: Armida dispietata...Lascia ch'io pianga mia cruda sorte by George Frideric Handel
Performer: Maria Olszewska (Alto)
Conductor: Fritz Zweig
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Baroque
Written: by 1711 ; London, England
4. Un ballo in maschera: Re dell' abisso, affrettati by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Margarete Klose (Alto)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1859 ; Italy
5. Il trovatore: Stride la vampa! by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Luise Willer (Alto)
Conductor: Selmar Meyrowitz
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin State Opera Orchestra
6. Il trovatore: Condotta ell' era in ceppi by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Luise Willer (Alto)
Conductor: Selmar Meyrowitz
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
7. Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Mon coeur s'ouvre à ta voix by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer: Luise Willer (Alto)
Conductor: Selmar Meyrowitz
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1877 ; France
8. Orfeo ed Euridice: Che farò senza Euridice? by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer: Eva Liebenberg (Alto)
Conductor: Selmar Meyrowitz
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1762/1774 ; Vienna, Austria
9. Giulio Cesare, HWV 17: Son nata a lagrimar by George Frideric Handel
Performer: Eva Liebenberg (Alto)
Conductor: Selmar Meyrowitz
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque
Written: 1724 ; London, England
10. Dank sei dir, Herr by George Frideric Handel
Performer: Eva Liebenberg (Alto)
Conductor: Selmar Meyrowitz
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
11. Carmen: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle "Habañera" by Georges Bizet
Performer: Maria Olszewska (Alto)
Conductor: Leo Blech
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Written: 1873-1874 ;
12. Carmen: En vain pour éviter les réponses amères "Card Aria" by Georges Bizet
Performer: Genia Guszalewicz (Soprano), Maria Olszewska (Alto), Else Knepel (Soprano)
Conductor: Leo Blech
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1873-1874 ; France
13. Samson et Dalila, Op. 47: Printemps, qui commence by Camille Saint-Saëns
Performer: Maria Olszewska (Alto)
Conductor: Leo Blech
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1877 ; France
14. Don Carlos: O don fatale by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Margarete Klose (Alto)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin State Opera Orchestra
15. Alceste: Divinités du Styx by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer: Margarete Klose (Alto)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1767 ; Vienna, Austria
16. Paride ed Elena: O del mio dolce ardor by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer: Margarete Klose (Alto)
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Classical
Written: 1770 ; Vienna, Austria
17. Il trovatore: Ai nostri monti by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Marcel Wittrisch (Tenor), Margarete Klose (Alto)
Conductor: Fritz Zweig
Orchestra/Ensemble: Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1853 ; Italy
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