2 CD / Audite / 2008-10-29Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Die Entführung aus dem Serail (The Abduction from the Seraglio), opera, K. 384
Performers: Barabas, Sari; Dermota, Anton; Greindl, Josef; Krebs, Helmut; Streich, Rita
Conductors: ; Fricsay, Ferenc
Ensemble: Berlin RIAS Chamber Chorus; Berlin RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Ferenc Fricsay's first complete recording of an opera by Mozart was made in December 1949. The recording reveals the characteristics of Fricsay's Mozart interpretation with...continue...
2 CD / Audite / 2008-07-16Works: Johann Strauss II: Die Fledermaus
Performers: Anders, Peter; Menz, Silvia; Schlemm, Anny; Streich, Rita; Wocke, Hans
Conductors: Fricsay, Ferenc;
Ensemble: Berlin Radio Symphony Chorus; Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Fresh and flexible tempi, a homogeneous and precise overall performance - dialogues as one would hear them in a radio play: Ferenc Fricsay's radio production...continue...
2 CD / Audite / 2007-11-01Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Rigoletto
Performers: Clam, Leopold; Hoppe, Fritz; Husch, Otto; Lang, Wilhelm; Menz, Silvia; Metternich, Josef; Peters, Ralf; Schock, Rudolf [Tenor Vocal]; Streich, Rita
Conductors: Fricsay, Ferenc
Ensemble: Berlin RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Audite's laudable series devoted to Ferenc Fricsay continues with the work which started his career as an opera conductor. He first led a performance in...continue...