Great Wagner Voices

Release Date: 5/28/2013
Label: BR Klassik
Catalog Number: 900310
Composer: Richard Wagner
Number of Discs: 1

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CD
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Notes and Editorial Reviews
To commemorate the 200th anniversary of Richard Wagner’s birth, GREAT WAGNER VOICES brings together ten extremely diverse Wagnerian soloists in a collection of great Wagner arias. The recordings from the years 1963 to 1971 were drawn from the archives of Bavarian Broadcasting.
Works on This Recording
1. Tannhäuser: Dich, teure Halle by Richard Wagner
Performer: Ingrid Bjoner (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1845/1861 ; Germany
2. Tannhäuser: Allmächt'ge Jungfrau "Elisabeth's Prayer" by Richard Wagner
Performer: Elisabeth Grümmer (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1845/1861 ; Germany
3. Lohengrin: Einsam in trüben Tagen "Elsa's dream" by Richard Wagner
Performer: Martina Arroyo (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1847 ; Germany
4. Lohengrin: In fernem Land by Richard Wagner
Performer: Rudolf Schock (Tenor)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1846-1847 ; Germany
5. Der fliegende Holländer: Jo-ho-joe! Traft ihr das Schiff by Richard Wagner
Performer: Anja Silja (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1841/1852 ; Germany
6. Der fliegende Holländer: Mögst du, mein Kind by Richard Wagner
Performer: Gottlob Frick (Bass)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1841/1852 ; Germany
7. Die Walküre: Leb' wohl..."Farewell and Magic Fire music" by Richard Wagner
Performer: Theo Adam (Bass)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
8. Die Walküre: Loge, hör! by Richard Wagner
Performer: Theo Adam (Bass)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
9. Götterdämmerung: Hier sitz' ich zur Wacht by Richard Wagner
Performer: Josef Greindl (Bass)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874 ; Germany
10. Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Was duftet doch der Flieder by Richard Wagner
Performer: Franz Crass (Bass)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1867 ; Germany
11. Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg: Wahn! Wahn! Überall Wahn! by Richard Wagner
Performer: Franz Crass (Bass)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1867 ; Germany
12. Tristan und Isolde: Mild und leise "Liebestod" by Richard Wagner
Performer: Catarina Ligendza (Soprano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1859 ; Germany
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