1 800 222 6872

Richard Strauss: Capriccio

Audio Samples

>Strauss, Richard : Capriccio, Op.85

Album Summary

>Strauss, Richard : Capriccio, Op.85
Performers Conductor Ensemble
  • >

Notes & Reviews:

Gramophone Magazine
The sound on the Capriccio release is... lacking in air, although not enough to disturb the memory of Lisa della Casa's assumption of the Countess. To the adjectives attached to her Strauss singing ("creamy", "sumptuous") add the comment that she creates a really broad and passionate character.


There are currently no reviews, be the first one!
Login or Create an Account to write a review

Also Purchased



Works Details

>Strauss, Richard : Capriccio, Op.85
  • Performers: Fritz Sperlbauer (Tenor); Alois Pernerstorfer (Bass Baritone); Otto Wiener (Bass); Christa Ludwig (Voice); Fritz Wunderlich (Voice); Siegfried Frese (Bass Baritone); Lisa Casa (Voice); Herbert Lackner (Baritone); Peter Klein (Voice); Robert Kerns (Baritone); Ljubomir Pantscheff (Bass); Lucia Popp (Voice); Harald Proglhoff (Voice); Hans Christian (Baritone); Waldemar Kmentt (Tenor); Walter Berry (Bass Baritone); August Jaresch (Tenor); Erich Majkut (Tenor)
  • Conductor: Georges Prêtre
  • Notes: Composition written: 1940-41.
  • Running Time: 37 min. 41 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Opera/Operetta
  • Written: 1940-1941
  • Studio/Live: Live