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Philips 50 - Strauss: Four Last Songs; Wagner: Wesendonk

Album Summary

>Strauss, Richard : Four Last Songs, AV 150
>Wagner, Richard : Wesendonck Lieder
Performer Conductors Ensembles Composers

Notes & Reviews:

The list of awards that this album has won is amazing: Gramophone Record Award (1984); Edison Award (1984); Grand Prix National du Disque Lyrique (1972); Grand Prix National du Disque de l"Academie de Musique Francais (1976). Penguin Guide stated: "The radiance of the recording matches the interpretations." "I don't hesitate to call this one of the best available recordings of the [Wesendonck] set." -Hansen, ARG


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>Strauss, Richard : Four Last Songs, AV 150
  • Performer: Jessye Norman
  • Conductor: Kurt Masur
  • Ensemble: Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
  • Running Time: 24 min. 41 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Vocal
  • Written: 1948

>Wagner, Richard : Wesendonck Lieder
  • Performer: Jessye Norman
  • Conductor: Colin Davis
  • Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra
  • Running Time: 21 min. 35 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1857-1858