1 CD / CPO / 2008-01-29Works: Franz Lehár: Wiener Frauen, operetta in 3 acts (revised as "Der Schlüssel"); Der Göttergatte, operetta in 3 acts (revised as "Die ideale Gattin"); Wo die Lerche singt (Where the Lark...
Performers: Dewald, Thomas; Hoffmann, Anke; Kalvelage, Elzbieta; Leisenheimer, Boris; Minich, Peter; Pfeffer, Anneli
Conductors: Froschauer, Helmuth; Cremer, Curt
Ensemble: ; Cologne West German Radio Chorus; Cologne West German Radio Orchestra
The performance is excellent, with Helmuth Froschauer allowing the glorious melodies to unfold completely naturally. ... Lehár's melodic inventiveness is here at i...continue...