3 CD / Decca Import / 2008-02-12Works: Richard Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier
Performers: Crespin, Regine; Dermota, Anton [Tenor Vocals]; Dickie, Murray; Donath, Helen [Soprano Vocal]; Jungwirth, Manfred [Bass Vocals]; Lackner, Herbert; Minton, Yvonne [Soprano Vocals]; Pavarotti, Luciano;...
Conductors: Solti, Sir Georg
BBC Music Magazine
Still one of the truly great recordings. Solti's conducting is refreshing, more champagne than schmaltz, yet not unduly driven, and his singers are...continue...
2 CD / Orfeo / 1999-07-02Works: Richard Strauss: Capriccio, Op 85
Performers: Büchner, Eberhard; Ballo, Pietro; Grundheber, Franz; Jungwirth, Manfred [Bass Vocals]; Minth, Lorenz; Ridder, Anton de; Scarabelli, Adelina; Schöne, Wolfgang; Schmidt, Trudeliese; Tomowa-Si...
Conductors: Stein, Horst
Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Tomowa-Sintow sings with poise and tenderness, with the rest of the cast making a strong team. Outstanding is Trudeliese Schmidt as the flamboyant actress...continue...