2 CD / Audite / 2012-03-27Works: Franz Schubert: Der Winterabend, D 938; Herbst, D 945; Daß die hier gewesen, D. 775; Der Einsame, D 800; Fahrt zum Hades, D 526; Der Jüngling und der Tod, D 545; Sprache der Liebe ("Lass d...
Performers: Finke, Eberhard; Klust, Hertha; McDaniel, Barry; Reimann, Aribert; Zöller, Karlheinz
The American baritone Barry McDaniel was one of the outstanding singers of the post-war era, enjoying a successful career as both opera singer and Lieder...continue...
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...
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...
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...
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...
1 CD / Audite / 2007-06-20Works: Robert Schumann: Lieder (6), Op. 33; Gesänge (5) aus Heinrich Laubes Jagdbrevier, Op. 137; Uwe Kremp: Tief im dem blauen Traum; Mark Anton Moebius: Fluchtpunkte eines Jagers
Performers: Fischer, Johannes; Goritzki, Ingo; Hudacsek, Laszlo; Wild, Hubert
Conductors: Breuninger, Klaus
Ensemble: Detmolder Horn Quartet; Die Meistersinger
Robert Schumann's psychological profile has intrigued biographers, performers and composers for years. This "concept" CD presents two modern composers and their "encounters" with and reinterpretations...continue...
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 / 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: 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 / 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...
1 CD / Audite / 2001-01-01Works: Johannes Brahms: German Requiem, Op. 45
Performers: Brendel, Wolfgang; Mathis, Edith
Conductors: Kubelik, Rafael
Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Chorus; Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
"Audite's series of Rafael Kubelik's live broadcasts from his tenure in Munich goes from strength to strength. Latest is this superb 1978 Brahms Requiem, bathed...continue...
1 CD / Audite / 1999-01-01Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Songs (6) for voice & piano, Op. 75; Franz Schubert: Gretchen am Spinnrade, D 118/Op. 2; Richard Wagner: Pieces (7) for Goethe's Faust, Op. 15; Fanny Mendelssohn-Hensel: Wenn de...
Performers: Bach, Mechthild; Hadulla, Markus; Laske, Thomas
1 CD / Audite / 1993-01-01Works: César Franck: Seven Words of Christ at the Cross, for soloists, chorus & orchestra (original for soloists & chorus
Performers: Pfeiffer, Thomas; Wiens, Edith