2 CD / CPO / 2004-10-19Works: Franz Lehár: Der Rastelbinder
Performers: Christian, Jan; Cornu, Jean Pierre; Dallapozza, Adolf; Danell, Trixi; Dobravsky, Karl; Felling, Benno; Hauser, Reinhard; Hintermeier, Margaretha; Hobarth, Elfriede; Jirku, Christine; Knaup, Ferdinand...
Conductors: Graf, Hans
Ensemble: Austrian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Lehar's first opera, 'Der Rastelbinder', was an immediate success and founded the fame of the operetta's young rising star. Here, all the essential ingredients of...continue...
1 CD / CPO / 2001-06-01Works: Franz Lehár: Frühling (Frühlingsmädel), operetta; Elfentanz, concert waltz for orchestra, NV 64; Magyar ábránd (Hungarian Fantasy), for violin & string quartet, Op. 45, ...
Performers: Browner, Alison; Kohler, Markus; Worle, Robert
Conductors: Goritzki, Johannes
Ensemble: German Chamber Academy Neuss
Throughout his life, Franz Lehar feared nothing more than becoming a prisoner of rigid convention. Musical cabarets like "The Hell" enjoyed great popularity, bravely departing...continue...
1 CD / Jay Records / 1997-11-01Works: Franz Lehár: The Merry Widow
Performers: Berger, Leon; Comboy, Ian; Curtis, Mark; Harrhy, Eiddwen; Kucharek, Helen; Moyle, Julian; Oke, Alan; Parfitt, Paul; Roebuck, Janine; Sanchez, Stefan Paul; Winslade, Glenn
Conductors: Wordsworth, Barry
Ensemble: New Sadler's Wells Opera Chorus