Wagner: The Best Of The Ring / Böhm, Nilsson, Rysanek, Et Al

Release Date: 4/9/1996
Label: Philips
Catalog Number: 4540202
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Number of Discs: 2

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Works on This Recording
1. Das Rheingold: Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1854 ; Germany
1. Das Rheingold: Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1854 ; Germany
2. Das Rheingold: Weia! Waga! Woge du Welle! by Richard Wagner
Performer: Ruth Hesse (Mezzo Soprano), Gustav Neidlinger (Bass Baritone), Dorothea Siebert (Soprano), Helga Dernesch (Soprano)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1854 ; Germany
2. Das Rheingold: Weia! Waga! Woge du Welle! by Richard Wagner
Performer: Dorothea Siebert (Soprano), Ruth Hesse (Mezzo Soprano), Gustav Neidlinger (Bass Baritone), Helga Dernesch (Soprano)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1854 ; Germany
3. Das Rheingold: Bin ich nun frei? "Alberich's Curse" by Richard Wagner
Performer: Gustav Neidlinger (Bass Baritone)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1854 ; Germany
3. Das Rheingold: Bin ich nun frei? "Alberich's Curse" by Richard Wagner
Performer: Gustav Neidlinger (Bass Baritone)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1854 ; Germany
4. Das Rheingold: Schwüles Gedünst schwebt in der Luft by Richard Wagner
Performer: Gerd Nienstedt (Bass Baritone)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1854 ; Germany
4. Das Rheingold: Schwüles Gedünst schwebt in der Luft by Richard Wagner
Performer: Gerd Nienstedt (Bass Baritone)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1854 ; Germany
5. Das Rheingold: Zur Burg führt die Brücke... by Richard Wagner
Performer: Ruth Hesse (Mezzo Soprano), Annelies Burmeister (Mezzo Soprano), Theo Adam (Bass Baritone), Helga Dernesch (Soprano), Dorothea Siebert (Soprano), Hermin Esser (Tenor), Wolfgang Windgassen (Tenor)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1854 ; Germany
5. Das Rheingold: Zur Burg führt die Brücke... by Richard Wagner
Performer: Hermin Esser (Tenor), Dorothea Siebert (Soprano), Wolfgang Windgassen (Tenor), Theo Adam (Bass Baritone), Helga Dernesch (Soprano), Ruth Hesse (Mezzo Soprano), Annelies Burmeister (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1854 ; Germany
6. Die Walküre: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
6. Die Walküre: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
7. Die Walküre: Winterstürme wichen dem Wonnemond by Richard Wagner
Performer: Leonie Rysanek (Soprano), James King (Tenor)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
7. Die Walküre: Winterstürme wichen dem Wonnemond by Richard Wagner
Performer: Leonie Rysanek (Soprano), James King (Tenor)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
8. Die Walküre: Siegmund heiss' ich by Richard Wagner
Performer: Leonie Rysanek (Soprano), James King (Tenor)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
8. Die Walküre: Siegmund heiss' ich by Richard Wagner
Performer: Leonie Rysanek (Soprano), James King (Tenor)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
9. Die Walküre: Act 2 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
9. Die Walküre: Act 2 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
10. Die Walküre: Siegmund, sieh' auf mich "Todesverkündigung" by Richard Wagner
Performer: Birgit Nilsson (Soprano), James King (Tenor)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
10. Die Walküre: Siegmund, sieh' auf mich "Todesverkündigung" by Richard Wagner
Performer: James King (Tenor), Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
11. Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Performer: Gertraud Hopf (Mezzo Soprano), Sona Cervena (Mezzo Soprano), Annelies Burmeister (Mezzo Soprano), Liane Synek (Soprano), Danica Mastilovic (Soprano), Helga Dernesch (Soprano), Sieglinde Wagner (Alto), Elisabeth Schärtel (Alto)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
11. Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Performer: Liane Synek (Soprano), Annelies Burmeister (Mezzo Soprano), Gertraud Hopf (Mezzo Soprano), Helga Dernesch (Soprano), Danica Mastilovic (Soprano), Sona Cervena (Mezzo Soprano), Sieglinde Wagner (Alto), Elisabeth Schärtel (Alto)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
12. Die Walküre: Leb' wohl..."Farewell and Magic Fire music" by Richard Wagner
Performer: Theo Adam (Bass Baritone)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
12. Die Walküre: Leb' wohl..."Farewell and Magic Fire music" by Richard Wagner
Performer: Theo Adam (Bass Baritone)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1856 ; Germany
13. Siegfried: Hoho! Schmiede, mein Hammer "Forging Song" by Richard Wagner
Performer: Wolfgang Windgassen (Tenor), Erwin Wohlfahrt (Tenor)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871 ; Germany
13. Siegfried: Hoho! Schmiede, mein Hammer "Forging Song" by Richard Wagner
Performer: Erwin Wohlfahrt (Tenor), Wolfgang Windgassen (Tenor)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871 ; Germany
14. Siegfried: Aber, wie sah meine Mutter... "Forest Murmurs" by Richard Wagner
Performer: Wolfgang Windgassen (Tenor)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871 ; Germany
14. Siegfried: Aber, wie sah meine Mutter... "Forest Murmurs" by Richard Wagner
Performer: Wolfgang Windgassen (Tenor)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871 ; Germany
15. Siegfried: Ewig war ich, ewig bin ich by Richard Wagner
Performer: Wolfgang Windgassen (Tenor), Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871 ; Germany
15. Siegfried: Ewig war ich, ewig bin ich by Richard Wagner
Performer: Wolfgang Windgassen (Tenor), Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1871 ; Germany
16. Götterdämmerung: Dawn and Siegfried's Rhine Journey by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874 ; Germany
16. Götterdämmerung: Dawn and Siegfried's Rhine Journey by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874 ; Germany
17. Götterdämmerung: Brünnhilde, heilige Braut (Siegfried's death) by Richard Wagner
Performer: Wolfgang Windgassen (Tenor)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874 ; Germany
17. Götterdämmerung: Brünnhilde, heilige Braut (Siegfried's death) by Richard Wagner
Performer: Wolfgang Windgassen (Tenor)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874 ; Germany
18. Götterdämmerung: Siegfried's Funeral Music by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874 ; Germany
18. Götterdämmerung: Siegfried's Funeral Music by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874 ; Germany
19. Götterdämmerung: Immolation by Richard Wagner
Performer: Birgit Nilsson (Soprano), Josef Greindl (Bass)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874 ; Germany
19. Götterdämmerung: Immolation by Richard Wagner
Performer: Josef Greindl (Bass), Birgit Nilsson (Soprano)
Conductor: Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble: Bayreuth Festival Orchestra
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874 ; Germany
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