2 CD / Audite / 2008-12-10Works: Gaetano Donizetti: Lucia di Lammermoor
Performers: Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich; Haefliger, Ernst; Schlott, Theodor; Stader, Maria; Van Dijk, Cornelis; Wagner, Sieglinde; Wilhelm, Horst
Conductors: Fricsay, Ferenc;
Ensemble: Berlin RIAS Chamber Chorus; Berlin RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Fricsay recorded 'Lucia di Lammermoor' in 1953 with a dream team of soloists. Maria Stader, Ernst Haefliger and Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau shared Fricsay's stylistic sensitivity, his...continue...
1 CD / Audite / 2008-09-17Works: Franz Schubert: Winterreise, D 911/Op. 89
Performers: Billing, Klaus; Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich
Dietrich Fischer-Deiskau recorded Schubert's Winterreise around 30 times: the song cycle remained his life task right into his old age. However, in no other recording...continue...
1 CD / Audite / 2008-07-16Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Scottish Songs (25) for voices & piano trio, Op. 108; Irish Songs (25) for voice & piano trio, WoO 152; Irish Songs (20), WoO 153; Irish Songs (12) for voice & piano trio, WoO 1...
Performers: Eweler, Grete; Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich; Poppen, Irmgard; Raucheisen, Michael
Conductors: Froitzheim, Herbert
Ensemble: Berlin RIAS Chamber Chorus
Beethoven's arrangements of British folk songs for voice and piano trio are among the wondrous oddities of the repertoire - and tell us a great...continue...
1 CD / Audite / 2008-06-25Works: Hugo Wolf: Spanisches Liederbuch; Goethe Lieder
Performers: Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich; Wille, Rudolf
Throughout his life, even in his early radio recordings, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau probed the great song cycles of Hugo Wolf and retraced their perfect blend of...continue...
1 CD / Audite / 2008-05-14Works: Hugo Wolf: Mörike Lieder
Performers: Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich; Klust, Hertha; Wille, Rudolf
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau devoted himself to the lieder of Hugo Wolf throughout his entire career. No less successful than his well-known recordings with Gerald Moore and...continue...
1 CD / Audite / 2007-02-14Works: Franz Schubert: Schwanengesang, D 957; An die Musik, D 547; An Schwager Kronos, D 369/Op. 19 no 1; Nähe des Geliebten, D 162; Der Erlkönig, D 328; Ganymed, D 544/Op. 19 no 3; Wanderers Nach...
Performers: Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich; Klust, Hertha; Weissenborn, Gunther
Franz Schubert's production of lieder was not only important for the epoch-making lied edition presented by Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau during the late 1960s; already in 1954,...continue...
1 CD / Audite / 2007-02-14Works: Johannes Brahms: Die schöne Magelone, Op. 33; Songs (6) for voice & piano, Op. 86; Songs (4) for voice & piano, Op. 46; Songs (6) for voice & piano, Op. 85
Performers: Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich; Reutter, Hermann; Weissenborn, Günther
1 CD / Audite / 2007-02-14Works: Robert Schumann: Gedichte (12), Op. 35; Liederkreis, Op. 39
Performers: Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich; Klust, Hertha; Weissenborn, Günther
Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau was not yet thirty when he recorded the Schumann song cycles at the studios of West German Radio in the early 1950s. These...continue...
1 CD / Audite / 2006-12-01Works: Franz Schubert: Winterreise, D 911/Op. 89
Performers: Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich; Reutter, Hermann
This studio production from 1952 is the second of ten recordings in this cycle made by Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau between 1948 and 1990. The baritone's highly...continue...