1 800 222 6872

Orfeo

    Use the options below to refine 273 Matching Records  

[ 1 2 3 4 5 6 ] Next

Karol Szymanowski: Violin Concertos; Myths / Baiba Skride, violin; Vasily Petrenko; Lauma Skride
Karol Szymanowski: Violin Concertos; Myths / Baiba Skride, violin; Vasily Petrenko; Lauma Skride

1 CD / Orfeo / 2014-10-14

Works: Karol Szymanowski: Concerto for Violin no 1, Op. 35, M37; Concerto for Violin no 2, Op. 61; Myths (3), Op. 30
Performers: Skride, Baiba [Violin]; Skride, Lauma [Piano]
Conductors: Petrenko, Vasily
Ensemble: ; Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra

Baiba Skride is almost unparalleled in her virtuosic, idiomatic mastery of the standard solo violin repertoire. But that is not all, for her concert calendar...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 873141
Dvorak: The Cello Works / Daniel Muller-Schott, cello; Michael Sanderling
Dvorak: The Cello Works / Daniel Muller-Schott, cello; Michael Sanderling

1 CD / Orfeo / 2014-06-10

Works: Antonin Dvorák: Romantic Pieces (4) for Violin and Piano, Op. 75/B 150; Concerto for Cello in B minor, Op. 104/B 191; Silent Woods (Klid), for cello & piano (arr. from From the Bohemian Forest...
Performers: Kulek, Robert; Muller-Schott, Daniel
Conductors: Sanderling, Michael
Ensemble: ; NDR Sinfonieorchester

Antonín Dvorák's Cello Concerto in B minor is one of the absolute masterpieces of the genre, and every world-class cellist has naturally been keen to...continue...
Recording information: NDR, Rolf-Liebermann-Studio, Hamburg (06/27/2011-07/01/2011)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 855141
Richard Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra; Don Juan; Till Eulenspiegel / Andris Nelsons, City of Birmingham SO
Richard Strauss: Also sprach Zarathustra; Don Juan; Till Eulenspiegel / Andris Nelsons, City of Birmingham SO

1 CD / Orfeo / 2014-05-27

Works: Richard Strauss: Also Sprach Zarathustra; Don Juan, Op. 20; Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, Op. 28
Conductors: Nelsons, Andris
Ensemble: ; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
Back Ordered
Add to Cart
ORF 878141
Verdi: Arias / Krassimira Stoyanova, soprano; Munich RSO
Verdi: Arias / Krassimira Stoyanova, soprano; Munich RSO

1 CD / Orfeo / 2014-04-29

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Aida, opera; Il trovatore; Giovanna d'Arco; Un ballo in maschera; Luisa Miller; La traviata; Don Carlo; La forza del destino; Otello
Performers: Stoyanova, Krassimira
Conductors: Baleff, Pavel
Ensemble: ; Munchner Rundfunkorchester

Krassimira Stoyanova, one of the most renowned Verdi sopranos today, now presents her newest solo CD with arias by the composer. Some of these roles...continue...
Recording information: Bayerischer Rundfunk, Studio 1, München (07/01/2013-07/06/2013)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 885141
Irmgard Seefried: Recordings 1944-67 - works by Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Weber, Wagner, Puccini, Schubert et al.
Irmgard Seefried: Recordings 1944-67 - works by Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, Weber, Wagner, Puccini, Schubert et al.

4 CD / Orfeo / 2014-01-28

Works: Franz Joseph Haydn: Chi vive amante, H 24b no 13; Original Canzonettas Book 2, H 26a; Spirit's Song, H 26a no 41; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), K. 620; Le nozze di ...
Performers: Baier, Hermann; Bohne, Annemarie; Klein, Peter; Lorenz, Max; Noni, Alda; Reining, Maria; Schneiderhan, Wolfgang [Conductor/Violin]; Schoeffler, Paul [Baritone Vocal]; Schweiger, Hans; Seefried, Irmga...
Conductors: Ludwig, Leopold; Böhm, Karl; Karajan, Herbert von; Furtwängler, Wilhelm; Leitner, Ferdinand; Blech, Harry; Walter, Bruno; Ansermet, Ernest; Geese, Heinz
Ensemble: ; Instrumentalensemble

  • Soprano Irmgard Seefried was a magnificent presence both on the operatic stage and in recital.
  • 2013 marked the 25th anniversary of Ms. Seefried's passing.
  • Many
...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$42.99   $32.57
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 877134
Beethoven: Symphony No. 8; Strauss: Four Last Songs; Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra
Beethoven: Symphony No. 8; Strauss: Four Last Songs; Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra

2 CD / Orfeo / 2013-11-19

Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony no 8 in F major, Op. 93; Richard Strauss: Four Last Songs, AV 150; Béla Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra, Sz 116
Performers: Schwarzkopf, Elisabeth [Soprano vocals]
Conductors: Kertész, István

Istvan Kertesz's early death from a swimming accident in 1973 meant that he performed very little in Salzburg. In the previous decade he quickly established...continue...
Recording information: Mozarteum (08/11/1962)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 881132
Wagner: Die Walkure / Stemme, Botha, Anger. Franz Welser-Most  (Vienna State Opera live, 12/2/2007)
Wagner: Die Walkure / Stemme, Botha, Anger. Franz Welser-Most (Vienna State Opera live, 12/2/2007)

1 CD / Orfeo / 2013-09-24

Works: Richard Wagner: Die Walkürie
Performers: Anger, Ain; Botha, Johan; Stemme, Nina [Soprano Vocal]
Conductors: Welser-Möst, Franz
Ensemble: ; Vienna State Opera Chorus

At the most recent production at the Vienna State Opera, the twins were sung by Nina Stemme and - for the first time in the...continue...
Recording information: Wiener Staatsoper (12/07/2007)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$21.99   $16.88
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 875131
Schumann: Violin Concerto; Phantasie / Baiba Skride, violin; Danish Nat'l Orch., Storgards
Schumann: Violin Concerto; Phantasie / Baiba Skride, violin; Danish Nat'l Orch., Storgards

1 CD / Orfeo / 2013-09-24

Works: Robert Schumann: Concerto for Violin in D minor; Fantasie for Violin and Orchestra in C major, Op. 131; Concerto for Cello in A minor, Op. 129
Performers: Skride, Baiba [Violin]
Conductors: Storgårds, John
Ensemble: ; Danish National Symphony Orchestra

When listening to this new CD it is difficult to comprehend why the music world had a negative opinion of Robert Schumann's works for violin...continue...
Recording information: DR Concert Hall, Copenhagen....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $18.74
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 854131
Verdi: Arias / Piotr Beczala; Ewa Podles; Mariusz Kwiecien
Verdi: Arias / Piotr Beczala; Ewa Podles; Mariusz Kwiecien

1 CD / Orfeo / 2013-05-28

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Rigoletto; Les Vêpres Siciliennes; Il Trovatore; I Lombardi alla prima Crociata; Aida, opera; La Traviata; Macbeth; Requiem Mass; Un Ballo in Maschera; Don Carlo
Performers: Beczala, Piotr; Kozlowski, Karol; Kwiecien, Mariusz
Conductors: Borowicz, Lukasz
Ensemble: ; Polish Radio Symphony Orchestra

Internationally renowned tenor Piotr Beczala celebrates the 200th anniversary of Verdi's birth with a collection of highlights that include the roles in which he has...continue...
Recording information: Polish Radio Witold Lutoslawski Concert Hall (2011-08-??&2011-09-??&2012-)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 865131
Liszt: Les Préludes; Ravel: Piano Concerto for the left hand; Brahms: Symphony No. 1 / Vienna PO, Celibidache
Liszt: Les Préludes; Ravel: Piano Concerto for the left hand; Brahms: Symphony No. 1 / Vienna PO, Celibidache

2 CD / Orfeo / 2013-03-26

Works: Franz Liszt: Les préludes, S 97; Maurice Ravel: Concerto for Piano left hand; Johannes Brahms: Symphony no 1 in C minor, Op. 68
Performers: Casadesus, Robert [Composer/Piano]
Conductors: Celibidache, Sergiu
Ensemble: ; Vienna Symphony Orchestra

Sergiu Celibidache was one of the most exceptional, unconventional conductors of the 20th century. Over the ensuing years, up to the moment that he took...continue...
Recording information: Wiener Konzerthaus (10/30/1952)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$42.99   $32.57
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 788122B
Prokofiev, Britten: The Cello Symphonies / Daniel Muller-Schott, cello
Prokofiev, Britten: The Cello Symphonies / Daniel Muller-Schott, cello

1 CD / Orfeo / 2013-02-26

Works: Sergey Prokofiev: Symphony-Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in E minor, Op. 125; Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4
Performers: Muller-Schott, Daniel
Conductors: Saraste, Jukka-Pekka
Ensemble: ; WDR Sinfonieorchester Koln

Following up his recording of Britten's Cello Suites, Daniel Müller-Schott is now exploring other areas of the repertory opened up by the legendary Mstislav Rostropovich....continue...
Recording information: Kölner Philharmonie (10/04/2011-10/07/2011)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 847121
Rossini: Semiramide, overture; Schumann: Piano Concerto; Mozart: Sinfonia concertante K.364 / Sviatoslav Richter, piano. Muti, Vienna PO
Rossini: Semiramide, overture; Schumann: Piano Concerto; Mozart: Sinfonia concertante K.364 / Sviatoslav Richter, piano. Muti, Vienna PO

1 CD / Orfeo / 2013-01-29

Works: Gioachino Rossini: Semiramide, Overture; Robert Schumann: Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 54; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Adagio for Piano in B minor, K 540
Performers: Hetzel, Gerhart; Richter, Sviatoslav; Streng, Rudolf
Conductors: Muti, Riccardo
Ensemble: ; Vienna Philharmonic

Over and above all its virtuoso challenges, Richter and Muti give an account of Schumann's Piano Concerto triumphant in its formal cohesion and sculpt it...continue...
Recording information: Groáes Festspielhaus (07/27/1974); Kleines Festspielhaus (07/27/1974); Groáes Festspielhaus (08/17/1972); Kleines Festspielhaus (08/17/1972)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 867121
Mozart: Adagio und Fugue K.546; Piano Concerto K.456; Symphonies K.202 & K.318 / Konstantin Lifschitz, piano Salzburg Festival 1972/74
Mozart: Adagio und Fugue K.546; Piano Concerto K.456; Symphonies K.202 & K.318 / Konstantin Lifschitz, piano Salzburg Festival 1972/74

1 CD / Orfeo / 2013-01-29

Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Adagio and Fugue for Strings in C minor, K 546; Concerto for Piano no 18 in B flat major, K 456; Symphony no 30 in D major, K 202 (186b); Symphony no 32 in G major, K 318
Performers: Lifschitz, Konstantin [Piano]
Conductors: Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich
Ensemble: ; Mozarteum Orchester Salzburg

Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau conducted his last concert in Salzburg in 2006, in which he led the Mozarteum Orchestra. A concert devoted entirely to Mozart, pianist Konstantin...continue...
Recording information: Mozarteum (08/06/2006)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 844121
Grieg: Piano Concerto; Norwegian Dances; Lyric Suite / Miroslav Kultyshev, piano
Grieg: Piano Concerto; Norwegian Dances; Lyric Suite / Miroslav Kultyshev, piano

1 CD / Orfeo / 2012-11-13

Works: Edvard Grieg: Concerto for Piano in A minor, Op. 16; Norwegian Dances (4) for Piano 4 hands, Op. 35; Lyrische Suite für Orchester, Op. 54
Performers: Kultyshev, Miroslav
Conductors: Jensen, Eivind Gullberg
Ensemble: ; NDR Radio Philharmonic Orchestra

Young Russian piano virtuoso Miroslav Kultyshev follows up his earlier Orfeo recording of Liszt's Études d'exécution transcendante with Grieg's A minor Piano Concerto op. 16,...continue...
Recording information: Hannover, Landesfunkhaus Niedersachsen, Groáer Saal (2009-11-03&2009-11-06&2010-)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 815121
Strauss: Four Last Songs; Arias from Arabella, Capriccio & Der Rosenkavalier / Anne Schwanewilms, soprano
Strauss: Four Last Songs; Arias from Arabella, Capriccio & Der Rosenkavalier / Anne Schwanewilms, soprano

1 CD / Orfeo / 2012-11-13

Works: Richard Strauss: Four Last Songs, AV 150; Arabella, Op. 79; Capriccio, Op.85; Rosenkavalier
Performers: Böhnert, Jutta; Richter, Regina; Schwanewilms, Anne
Conductors: Stenz, Markus
Ensemble: ; Gurzenich Orchestra Cologne

In the tradition of greatest Strauss sopranos, Anne Schwanewilms offers her own interpretation of the composer's Four Last Songs complemented by three operatic roles, accompanied...continue...
Recording information: Stolberger Strasse Studio, Cologne, Germany (02/02/2011-02/04/2012)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 858121
Stravinsky: Circus Polka; Honegger: Pacific 231; Rugby; Martin: Violin Concerto / Baiba Skride, violin
Stravinsky: Circus Polka; Honegger: Pacific 231; Rugby; Martin: Violin Concerto / Baiba Skride, violin

1 CD / Orfeo / 2012-10-30

Works: Igor Stravinsky: Concerto for Violin in D major; Circus Polka; Arthur Honegger: Pacific 231, symphonic movement for orchestra (Mouvement symphonique no 1), H. 53; Rugby, tone poem for orchestra (Mouv...
Performers: Skride, Baiba [Violin]
Conductors: Fischer, Thierry
Ensemble: ; BBC National Orchestra Wales

It would be harder to find a more different approach to the template of the traditional three-movement concerto than that found in the piece by...continue...
Recording information: BBC Hoddinott Hall (06/28/2011-06/30/2011)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 849121
Puccini: Suor Angelica / Kristine Opolais, Lioba Braun, Mojca Erdmann, Nadezhda Serdyuk. Andris Nelsons
Puccini: Suor Angelica / Kristine Opolais, Lioba Braun, Mojca Erdmann, Nadezhda Serdyuk. Andris Nelsons

1 CD / Orfeo / 2012-10-30

Works: Giacomo Puccini: Suor Angelica; Preludio a orchestra
Performers: Opolais, Kristine
Conductors: Nelsons, Andris
Ensemble: ; WDR Radio Symphony Chorus; WDR Radio Symphony Orchestra

Uncut, Suor Angelica lasts just about an hour, and one often hearts it in the concert hall today. With its unrestrained melancholy and mystical ambience,...continue...
Recording information: Kölner Philharmonie....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 848121
Smetana: Má Vlast
Smetana: Má Vlast

2 CD / Orfeo / 2012-02-20

Works: Bedrich Smetana: Má Vlast (My Fatherland), symphonic poems (6), JB 1
Conductors: Matacic, Lovro von

The Guardian, 12th April 2012
This is a deeply felt, beautifully played interpretation that ranks among the most moving on disc. Complete performances were still rare...continue...
Recording information: Great Hall of Vienna's Musikverein Wien (01/15/1982)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$21.99   $16.88
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 836112
Mozart: Deutsche Tänze KV 571; Symphonie KV 425; Klavierkonzert KV 482; Mauerische Trauermusik KV 477
Mozart: Deutsche Tänze KV 571; Symphonie KV 425; Klavierkonzert KV 482; Mauerische Trauermusik KV 477

1 CD / Orfeo / 2011-08-18

Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: German dances (6) for orchestra, K. 571; Symphony no 36 in C major, K 425 "Linz"; Masonic Funeral Music in C minor, K 477 (479a); Concerto for Piano no 22 in E flat major, K ...
Performers: Lonquich, Alexander
Conductors: Lonquich, Alexander

International Record Review, January 2012
Lonquich makes a better job of his dual role than many other pianists who try this approach...Under [his] direction, the string...continue...
Recording information: Mozarteum (08/09/2009)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$21.99   $16.88
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 842111
Beethoven: Symphonie No. 4; Mozart: Klavierkonzert KV 488; Strauss: Sinfonia domestica
Beethoven: Symphonie No. 4; Mozart: Klavierkonzert KV 488; Strauss: Sinfonia domestica

2 CD / Orfeo / 2011-08-16

Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony no 4 in B flat major, Op. 60; Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Piano no 23 in A major, K 488; Richard Strauss: Sinfonia Domestica, for orchestra, Op. 53 (TrV 209)
Performers: Gulda, Friedrich
Conductors: Konwitschny, Franz

Recording information: Groáes Festspielhaus (08/04/1961)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$21.99   $16.88
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 839112
Verdi: Macbeth / Fischer-Dieskau, Lagger, Lorenzi, Bumbry / Sawallisch (1964)
Verdi: Macbeth / Fischer-Dieskau, Lagger, Lorenzi, Bumbry / Sawallisch (1964)

2 CD / Orfeo / 2011-07-25

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Macbeth
Conductors: Sawallisch, Wolfgang

Gramophone Magazine, July 2012
Though the title-role brings a gruff weight to Fischer-Dieskau's lower range, his innate vocal refinement is bound to make Macbeth a bit...continue...
Recording information: Felsenreitschule (08/07/1964)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$42.99   $32.57
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 843112
Dvorák: Rusalka
Dvorák: Rusalka

3 CD / Orfeo / 2011-07-15

Works: Antonin Dvorák: Rusalka
Conductors: Welser-Möst, Franz

Recording information: Haus für Mozart, Salzburg, Austria (08/17/2008)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$59.99   $44.67
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 792113
Slavic Opera Arias
Slavic Opera Arias

1 CD / Orfeo / 2011-06-20

Works: Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Yevgeny Onegin (Eugene Onegin); Iolanta; Mazeppa; Pikovaya Dama (The Queen of Spades); Parashkev Hadzhiev: Maria Desislava; Alexander Borodin: Knyaz Igor (Prince Igor); Ant...
Performers: Stoyanova, Krassimira
Conductors: Baleff, Pavel

Gramophone Magazine, January 2012
Stoyanova's solid technique and distinctive ability to characterise more through vocal intensity than colour suits a repertoire which constitutes a guide to...continue...
Recording information: Bayerischer Rundfunk, Studio 1 (2010-03-22_2010-03-24&2010-)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 830111
Schostakowitsch: Lady Macbeth von Mzensk
Schostakowitsch: Lady Macbeth von Mzensk

2 CD / Orfeo / 2011-04-14

Works: Dmitry Shostakovich: Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk (as used in the film "Testimony") (as used in the film "Testimony")
Performers: Denoke, Angela
Conductors: Metzmacher, Ingo

The Guardian
Metzmacher conducts with his trademark mix of intelligence and raw emotion and orchestrally it's superb...Angela Denoke's Katerina is sharply characterised as a woman for...continue...
Recording information: 10/23/2009....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$42.99   $32.57
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 812112
Richard Strauss: Eine Alpensinfonie; Salomes Tanz / Nelsons
Richard Strauss: Eine Alpensinfonie; Salomes Tanz / Nelsons

1 CD / Orfeo / 2011-01-27

Works: Richard Strauss: Eine Alpensinfonie, Op. 64; Salome, Op. 54; Recorded Sound: Applause
Conductors: Nelsons, Andris

BBC Music Magazine
This is the most dangerous, risk-taking performance of them all. Nelsons propels forward but never overdrives the exuberant rushes and crises of the...continue...
Recording information: Birmingham Symphony Hall....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 833111
Brahms: Violin Concerto; Schumann Symphony No. 4 / Steinbacher
Brahms: Violin Concerto; Schumann Symphony No. 4 / Steinbacher

1 CD / Orfeo / 2011-01-27

Works: Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77; Robert Schumann: Symphony no 4 in D minor, Op. 120
Performers: Steinbacher, Arabella
Conductors: Luisi, Fabio

International Record Review
Attention to contour and proportion, clarity of texture and the beautifully balanced and blended sonorities characteristic of Luisi's work with other orchestras a...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 752111
Anton Dermota: Live Recordings, 1949-1981
Anton Dermota: Live Recordings, 1949-1981

2 CD / Orfeo / 2010-12-20

Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), K. 620; Don Giovanni; Così fan tutte, K 588; Richard Wagner: Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg; Ludwig van Beethoven: Fidelio, ...
Performers: Berry, Walter; Bierbach, Franz; Borkh, Inge; Casa, Lisa della; Dermota, Anton [Tenor Vocals]; Dutoit, Laurence; Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich [Baritone Vocal]; Hellwig, Judith; Helm, Hans; Jurinac, Sena;...
Conductors: Böhm, Karl; Knappertsbusch, Hans; Furtwängler, Wilhelm; Kleiber, Erich; Solti, Georg; Klobucar, Berislav; Matacic, Lovro von; Schrottner, Peter; Baudo, Serge; Swarowsky, Hans; Sanderling, T...

Recording information: 1944-1981....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$42.99   $32.57
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 683102
Beethoven: Fidelio / Böhm
Beethoven: Fidelio / Böhm

2 CD / Orfeo / 2010-10-08

Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Fidelio, Op. 72
Conductors: Böhm, Karl

International Record Review
The overwhelming excitement of the evening is reflected from the start in Karl Böhm's conducting of the overture...The performance really does belong to...continue...
Recording information: Wiener Staatsoper (11/05/1955)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$42.99   $32.57
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 813102
Schubert: Symphonie No. 4
Schubert: Symphonie No. 4 "Tragische"; Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde

2 CD / Orfeo / 2010-08-10

Works: Franz Schubert: Symphony no 4 in C minor, D 417 "Tragic"; Gustav Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde
Performers: Kmentt, Waldemar; Rossel-Majdan, Hilde
Conductors: Kubelik, Rafael

Recording information: Kleines Festspielhaus, Salzburg Festival, Salzburg, Aus (08/30/1959)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$21.99   $16.88
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 820102
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6; Romeo & Juliet
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6; Romeo & Juliet

1 CD / Orfeo / 2010-08-10

Works: Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Romeo & Juliet Fantasy Overture; Pathétique Symphony, Op. 74
Conductors: Nelsons, Andris

The Independent
The choir of low woodwind, stinging fugato and dewily youthful love theme [of the Overture] are vividly contrasted. Tchaikovsky's last symphony is more challenging....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 832101
Beethoven: Egmont Ouvertüre; Mahler: Symphony No. 4 / Bruno Walter
Beethoven: Egmont Ouvertüre; Mahler: Symphony No. 4 / Bruno Walter

1 CD / Orfeo / 2010-08-10

Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Egmont, incidental music, Op. 84; Gustav Mahler: Symphony no 4 in G major
Conductors: Walter, Bruno

Recording information: Altes Festspielhaus, Salzburg (08/24/1950)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$21.99   $16.88
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 818101
Berlioz: Symphony Fantastique; Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 1 / Maazel, Anda
Berlioz: Symphony Fantastique; Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 1 / Maazel, Anda

2 CD / Orfeo / 2010-08-10

Works: Hector Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14; Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Piano no 1 in C major, Op. 15; Richard Strauss: Till Eulenspiegels lustige Streiche, Op. 28
Performers: Anda, Geza [Piano]
Conductors: Maazel, Lorin

Recording information: Groáes Festspielhaus, Salzburg, Austria (08/24/1963)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$21.99   $16.88
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 821102
Richard Wagner: Der Ring des Nibelungen
Richard Wagner: Der Ring des Nibelungen

13 CD / Orfeo / 2010-07-28

Works: Richard Wagner: Das Rheingold; Die Walküre; Siegfried; Götterdämmerung
Performers: Ilosvay, Maria von; Malaniuk, Ira; Resnik, Regina
Conductors: Krauss, Clemens

The Guardian
The cast...[is] headed by Astrid Varnay as a wonderfully warm Brünnhilde and Hans Hotter as Wotan, his sound even more languidly beautiful than it...continue...
Recording information: Festspielhaus, Bayreuth (08/08/1953-08/12/1953)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$108.49   $85.17
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 809113
Slavic Opera Arias
Slavic Opera Arias

1 CD / Orfeo / 2010-06-30

Works: Alexander Borodin: Knyaz' Igor (Prince Igor); Feliks Nowowiejski: Legenda Baltyku (Baltic Legend); Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Yevgeny Onegin (Eugene Onegin); Iolanta; Pikovaya Dama (The Queen of Spad...
Performers: Beczala, Piotr
Conductors: Borowicz, Lukasz

Gramophone Magazine
This Pole has an impressively solid technique, with a bright tone that moves easily between registers, encompassing an applause-guaranteeing high C at the end...continue...
Recording information: Polish Radio Witold Lutoslawski Concert Hall (08/25/2009-12/02/2009)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 814101
Gounod: Faust
Gounod: Faust

3 CD / Orfeo / 2010-06-22

Works: Charles Gounod: Faust
Conductors: De Billy, Bertrand

Gramophone Magazine
Beczala is in magnificent voice, even and resonant in tone, with exciting high notes...Isokoski, sounding amazingly youthful, is everywhere a delight. I liked, too,...continue...
Recording information: Staatsoper, Wien (09/05/2009)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$59.99   $44.67
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 805103
Mirella Freni: Live Recordings 1963-1965
Mirella Freni: Live Recordings 1963-1965

2 CD / Orfeo / 2010-06-14

Works: Giacomo Puccini: La bohème; Manon Lescaut; Giuseppe Verdi: Don Carlo; Otello; Simon Boccanegra; Aida, opera; Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Eugen Onegin; Pique Dame; Umberto Giordano: Fedora
Performers: Atlantov, Vladimir; Brendel, Wolfgang; Domingo, Placido [Tenor Vocals]; Dvorsky, Peter; Freni, Mirella [Soprano Vocals]; Guglielmi, Margherita; Lima, Luis; Mori, Orazio; Pavarotti, Luciano; Raimondi,...
Conductors: Karajan, Herbert von; Navarro, Luis A. Garcia; Kleiber, Carlos; Sinopoli, Giuseppe; Abbado, Claudio; Levine, James; Graf, Hans; Abbado, Roberto; Ozawa, Seiji; Luisi, Fabio

International Record Review
The spontaneity of the theatre brings a special vividness to all of these interpretations...Freni portrays every character very touchingly indeed, especially Elis...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$42.99   $32.57
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 806102
Brahms: Klavierkonzert No. 2; Symphonie No. 4
Brahms: Klavierkonzert No. 2; Symphonie No. 4

2 CD / Orfeo / 2010-05-31

Works: Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 83; Symphony no 4 in E minor, Op. 98
Performers: Lifschitz, Konstantin [Piano]
Conductors: Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich

Recording information: Konzerthaus Berlin (12/14/2002)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 810102
Nicolai: Die Lustigen Weiber von Windsor
Nicolai: Die Lustigen Weiber von Windsor

2 CD / Orfeo / 2010-04-29

Works: Otto Nicolai: Die lustigen Weiber von Windsor, opera
Conductors: Knappertsbusch, Hans

Recording information: Prinzregententheater München (12/14/1957)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$42.99   $32.57
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 787102
Igor Stravinsky: The Firebird; Symphony of Psalms
Igor Stravinsky: The Firebird; Symphony of Psalms

1 CD / Orfeo / 2010-03-04

Works: Igor Stravinsky: L'oiseau de feu (The Firebird), ballet in 2 scenes for orchestra; Symphony of Psalms
Conductors: Nelsons, Andris

The Telegraph
The volatility of The Firebird...is excitingly airborne in Nelsons's hands, with plenty of the luminous orchestral detail...This is a performance with narrative coherence and...continue...
Recording information: Symphony Hall, Birmingham, England (2009-07-12_2009-07-22&2009-)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
Low Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 804101
Verdi: Luisa Miller / Alberto Erede
Verdi: Luisa Miller / Alberto Erede

2 CD / Orfeo / 2010-02-01

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Luisa Miller
Conductors: Erede, Alberto

Opera Now, January 2012
Worth looking at...the cast includes Franco Bonisolli's visceral Rodolfo, Bonadlo Giaiotti's reliable Walter, Christa Ludwig's forthright Federica and Giuseppe Taddei...continue...
Recording information: Wiener Staatsoper (01/23/1974)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$42.99   $32.23
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 784102
Lortzing: Der Widschütz
Lortzing: Der Widschütz

3 CD / Orfeo / 2010-01-13

Works: Albert Lortzing: Der Wildschütz
Conductors: Wallberg, Heinz

Recording information: Wiener Staatsoper (10/31/1960)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$42.99   $32.57
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 786102
Richard Strauss: Rosenkavalier Suite; Ein Heldenleben
Richard Strauss: Rosenkavalier Suite; Ein Heldenleben

1 CD / Orfeo / 2009-11-25

Works: Richard Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier, Op. 59; Ein Heldenleben, Op. 40
Conductors: Nelsons, Andris

The Times
This account of Strauss's orchestral epic...stands as one of the most sumptuous and refined ever put on to disc...This level of achievement can come...continue...
Recording information: Symphony Hall, Birmingham AL (2009-05-28&2009-06-22&2009-)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 803091
Gottfried von Einem: Klavierkonzert
Gottfried von Einem: Klavierkonzert

1 CD / Orfeo / 2009-11-25

Works: Gottfried von Einem: Dantons Tod, orchestral suite, Op. 6a; Wandlungen, for orchestra, Op. 21; Piano Concerto, Op. 20; Nachtstück, for orchestra, Op. 29; Medusa, ballet suite, Op. 24
Performers: Lifschitz, Konstantin [Piano]
Conductors: Meister, Cornelius

Recording information: ORF RadioKunturhaus (07/28/2008-08/01/2008)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $19.54
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 764091
Bedrich Smetana: Die verkaufte Braut
Bedrich Smetana: Die verkaufte Braut

2 CD / Orfeo / 2009-11-24

Works: Bedrich Smetana: Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93
Conductors: Klobucar, Berislav

Gramophone Magazine
[Klobucar] knows how to weight Smetana's sometimes Germanic scoring more towards Liszt than Brahms...Irmgard Seefried would be the greatest interpretative Marenka on disc...continue...
Recording information: Wiener Staatsoper (11/11/1960)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$42.99   $32.57
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 785092
Mendelssohn: Complete String Symphonies (Box)
Mendelssohn: Complete String Symphonies (Box)

3 CD / Orfeo / 2009-10-01

Works: Felix Mendelssohn: Sinfonia (String Symphony) for string orchestra no 1 in C major; Sinfonia (String Symphony) for string orchestra no 2 in D major; Sinfonia (String Symphony) for string orchestra no...
Performers: Sitkovetsky, Alexander; Varsi, Dinorah
Conductors: Hofstetter, Michael

Gramophone Magazine
There are several complete sets to rival this new issue... Broadly speaking the new set offers performances a degree more refined and polished, helped...continue...
Recording information: Liederkranzhalle Botnang, Stuttgart (2007-09-??&2007-11-??&2008-)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$59.99   $44.67
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 763093
Verdi: Falstaff Commedia Lirica In Tre Atti
Verdi: Falstaff Commedia Lirica In Tre Atti

2 CD / Orfeo / 2009-09-25

Works: Giuseppe Verdi: Falstaff
Performers: Berry, Walter; Gahmlich, Wilfried; Mazzola, Rudolf; Zednik, Heinz
Conductors: Maazel, Lorin

Recording information: Neueinstudierung (02/02/1983)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$42.99   $32.57
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 783092
Wagner
Wagner

1 CD / Orfeo / 2009-09-24

Works: Richard Wagner: Lohengrin; Tannhäuser; Die Walküre
Performers: Schnitzer, Petra Maria; Seiffert, Peter
Conductors: Schirmer, Ulf

BBC Music Magazine
Seiffert began as a lyric tenor, and it shows; alongside ringing energy he retains a graceful legato, rarely strained, and elegant phrasing... Schnitzer's...continue...
Recording information: Bayerischer Rundfunk, Studio 1 (01/14/2008-01/17/2008)....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$24.99   $18.74
In Stock
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 760091
Mozart, Brahms: Piano Concertos
Mozart, Brahms: Piano Concertos

1 CD / Orfeo / 2009-09-04

Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Concerto for Piano no 27 in B flat major, K 595; Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 83
Performers: Backhaus, Wilhelm [Piano]
Conductors: Böhm, Karl

Recording information: Groáes Festspielhaus....continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$21.99   $16.88
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 796091
Mozart: Symphonie g-Moll KV 183; Klavierkonzert Es-Dur KV 449; Symphonie G-Moll 550
Mozart: Symphonie g-Moll KV 183; Klavierkonzert Es-Dur KV 449; Symphonie G-Moll 550

1 CD / Orfeo / 2009-09-04

Works: Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony no 25 in G minor, K 183 (173dB); Concerto for Piano no 14 in E flat major, K 449; Symphony no 40 in G minor, K 550
Performers: Gulda, Friedrich
Conductors: Sawallisch, Wolfgang
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$21.99   $16.88
In Stock
Add to Cart
ORF 795091
Hans Werner Henze: Gogo no Eiko
Hans Werner Henze: Gogo no Eiko

2 CD / Orfeo / 2009-08-28

Works: Hans Werner Henze: Das verratene Meer (The Ocean Betrayed), music drama in 2 acts (aka "Gogo no Eiko")
Performers: Hirano, Yasushi; Kim, Kwang-Jin; Komori, Teruhiko; Midorikawa, Mari; Mihara, Tsuyoshi; Takahashi, Jun
Conductors: Albrecht, Gerd

BBC Music Magazine
Some of [Henze]s most beautiful and compelling music...Gerd Albrecht is a passionate advocate for the work...and the Japanese cast capture its claustrophobic world...continue...
read more    Login or Create an Account to write a review
On Sale!    
$42.99   $32.57
Back Ordered
Add to Cart
HBDirect Recommended Recording ORF 794092
 
     Sort:
 [ 1 2 3 4 5 6 ] Next