2 DVD Video / EMI Classics / 2006-10-03Works: Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 1 in D major "Titan"; Symphony no 8 in E flat major "Symphony of A Thousand"
Performers: Bullock, Susan; Eaglen, Jane; Rappe, Jadwiga; Riegel, Kenneth; Schulte, Eike Wilm; Sotin, Hans; Varady, Julia
Conductors: Tennstedt, Klaus
Ensemble: Chicago Symphony Orchestra; London Philharmonic Orchestra
"Tennstedt’s 1986 Mahler 8 is one of the high points of his cycle. This 1991 concert with different soloists is even better. Partly it’s the...continue...
Picture Format: NTSC, Color
Country of Origin: USA
4 CD / EMI Classics / 2006-08-29Works: Richard Wagner: Siegfried
Performers: Adam, Theo; Haage, Peter; Jerusalem, Siegfried; Marton, Eva; Morris, James [Bass Vocal]; Rappe, Jadwiga; Rydl, Kurt [Bass Vocals]; Te Kanawa, Kiri, Dame [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Haitink, Bernard
Ensemble: Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Haitink has the considerable advantage of Siegfried Jerusalem in the title-role. He sings the part with a beauty and clarity of focus that allow...continue...
2 CD / EMI Classics / 2003-11-04Works: Frederick Delius: Koanga, opera, RT i/4; A Song of the High Hills, for wordless chorus & orchestra, RT ii/6
Performers: Barry, Elaine; Bingham, Peter; Bowen, Miriam; Capp, Eleanor; Erwen, Keith; Estes, Simon [Bass Baritone Vocals]; Herincx, Raimund; Hill, Valerie; Holmes, Eugene; Lindsey, Claudia; Warrick-Smith, Pamela
Conductors: Groves, Charles
Ensemble: London Symphony Orchestra; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Note: This title is rare and is considered a collector’s item. It is priced according to its common market value. If the record label that...continue...